Dressel emerges with Phelps aura after scandal-hit world swim

2019-07-29 07:49

American superstar Caeleb Dressel has invited comparisons to Olympic legend Michael Phelps after shining at the world swimming championships.

Phelps hails 'incredible' Milak after losing world record

2019-07-25 08:45

Michael Phelps paid tribute to Hungarian teenager Kristof Milak after he took down the American legend's long-standing 200 metres butterfly record.

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.


Ledecky boosted by Phelps text before punchy return

2019-07-25 22:03

Katie Ledecky said a late-night text from Michael Phelps boosted her spirits after she pulled out of the defence of her 1 500m freestyle final.

PICTURE: Star-struck Chris Morris meets the GOAT in India

2019-03-27 10:39

Proteas all-rounder Chris Morris has a massive fan base in India, but even he gets star-struck at times.

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.

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