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Phelps suspended for six months
American swimmer to miss World Championships after authorities in US after his arrest on drunken driving charge.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 08:46 GMT
Ledecky's world record, Phelps' gold
Katie Ledecky breaks 400m freestyle world record while Michael Phelps wins first race since London 2012.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Phelps wins relay gold in comeback
The most successful Olympic swimmer bags first gold at Pan Pacific Championship but finishes fourth in 100m freestyle.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 15:55 GMT
Phelps' Olympic hopes given a boost
US swimmer makes national squad, 2015 world championships as his comeback bid gathers momentum.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 10:05 GMT
Thorpe's struggles reflect ongoing problems
Ian Thorpe, the Olympic gold medalist, was once the biggest name in Australian swimming. Now his life is in tatters.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 21:14 GMT
'Grandfather' Phelps happier than before
Record Olympic champion to compete in 100m butterfly and 50m freestyle in his swimming comeback on Thursday.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2014 15:19 GMT
Goodbye Tendulkar - God of Cricket
Tendulkar mania grips India as the maestro prepares to take the field for one last time before retiring.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2013 07:33 GMT
Franklin wins historic sixth gold
American teenager claims record sixth gold medal of the world swimming championships in 400m medley relay.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 20:07 GMT
Franklin captures fifth gold
US teen swimming sensation wins record-equalling fifth gold medal at world championships in 200m backstroke final.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 18:02 GMT
Contenders line up to replace Phelps
Plenty of challengers to the throne of the retired Olympic legend as swimming world championships begin this weekend.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 10:58 GMT
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