Rio 2016: Le Clos and no cigar as Phelps claims his 20th gold medal
There was no repeat of the 2012 party asChad le Clos missed out on a medal in the men’s 200 fly final on Wednesday morning with Michael Phelps claiming his 20th gold medal.
Michael Phelps won his 20th Olympic gold medal Tuesday after pulverising fierce rival Chad le Clos to regain his 200m butterfly title in a grudge race bristling with emotion.
The American, the most decorated athlete in Olympic history, added to his staggering title tally by overpowering the South African in the Rio final, clocking 1min 53.36sec. Read more