ARTICLES RELATING TO MICHAEL PHELPS

Michael Phelps opens up about his depression: ‘I just didn’t want to be alive’

2018-10-26 13:55

In an interview on The Today Show the swimming legend spoke about his mental health issues.

Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Phelps

2018-08-17 21:40

Olympic great Michael Phelps has opened up again about his ongoing battle with depression, hoping he can help others who struggle with the disease.

Phelps congratulates 10-year-old 'Superman' on record swim

2018-08-03 10:34

Olympic superstar Michael Phelps offered a Twitter shout-out to Clark Kent Apuada after the 10-year-old broke his 23-year-old meet record.

Michael and Nicole Phelps share first snaps of baby no 2

2018-02-14 11:24

Michael Phelps and his wife, Nicole have welcomed their second child - a boy named Beckett Richard Phelps.

Phelps admits to 'considering suicide'

2018-01-20 15:03

Swimming great Michael Phelps revealed that he has battled severe anxiety and depression for much of his life.

Kalisz driven to gold by Phelps, Lochte legacy

2017-07-28 08:33

Chase Kalisz says the pressure to continue the legacy of American greats Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte pushed him to gold at the world championships.

Le Clos braced to race in worlds 'Lion's Den'

2017-07-25 12:28

SA's Chad le Clos is bracing himself to race in Budapest's 'lions den' atmosphere against home-town favourite Laszlo Cseh in the 200m butterfly.

'Phelps v shark' race has US team glued to TV

2017-07-21 14:57

Michael Phelps' eagerly-anticipated race against a great white shark will keep the USA's swimmers glued to their TV screens at the world aquatic championships.

Phelps takes on 'Shark Week' challenge

2017-06-17 17:25

Michael Phelps' shark-like instincts powered the American to a record 23 Olympic swimming gold medals, but how would he fare against an actual shark?

Phelps frustrated by Rio doping fears

2017-02-27 21:16

US swimming legend Michael Phelps has spoken of his frustration at the possibility rivals were using drugs at last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

 

Phelps slams WADA for lifting Russia doping ban

2018-09-21 13:57

Olympic legend Michael Phelps called for new leadership in the fight against drugs in sport after WADA controversially reinstated Russia's tainted anti-drugs body.

I don't wanna be the new Phelps - American Dressel

2018-08-13 12:49

American Caeleb Dressel is making swimming sexy again and has been described as the "Usain Bolt of the pool" - just don't call him the new Michael Phelps.

WATCH: 10-year old 'Superman' smashes Phelps' record

2018-08-02 19:03

A 10-year-old in the United States has smashed a 23-year old record set by Michael Phelps at the Far West International Championship in California.

Phelps overjoyed to announce new baby

2018-02-14 06:42

American swimming superstar Michael Phelps described himself as the "happiest man in the world" following the birth of his second child.

Michael and Nicole Phelps expecting baby no 2!

2017-08-30 11:36

Michael Phelps and his wife Nicole are expecting their second child together.

Michael Phelps defends his fake shark race

2017-07-26 12:38

Michael Phelps has responded to the backlash for his race against a shark for Discovery Shark Week.

Phelps loses race against great white shark ... sort of

2017-07-25 07:00

Michael Phelps, the greatest Olympian of modern times, has finally met his match in a swim-off against the greatest predator in the oceans, the great white shark.

Void in the pool as post-Phelps era dawns

2017-07-21 10:31

The world swimming championships will usher in a new era following the retirement of American great Michael Phelps.

Phelps joins board of Aussie mental health firm

2017-06-05 07:51

Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, has joined the board of an Australian mental health company.

Phelps: Rematch with Le Clos WON'T happen

2017-02-22 13:50

Michael Phelps has squashed notions of a rematch against Chad le Clos after the SA star said he was eager for 'Round 3' of their 200m butterfly battle.

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