Michael Phelps pips Ryan Lochte to 200m medley final place

Five-time Olympic gold medallist Ryan Lochte lost out on a final spot to Michael Phelps in the 200 metres individual medley at the Pan Pacific Championships on Sunday.

Ryan Lochte, Michael Phelps vie for individual gold at Pan Pacific Championships

Only a fraction of a second separated long-time rivals Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps in the heats of the 100-metres butterfly at the rainswept Pan Pacific Championships in Australia on Saturday.

Return to best will take time: Michael Phelps

American swimming superstar Michael Phelps said Saturday it would take time to return to his best ahead of next week`s Pan Pacific Championships in Australia.

Ryan Lochte holds off Michael Phelps in thrilling 200 IM duel

Ryan Lochte held off a fast-finishing Michael Phelps to win the 200 meters individual medley at the U.S. National Championships in Irvine, California on Sunday.

Double duty for Missy Franklin at US Swimming Championships

Missy Franklin was gearing up for double duty at the US Swimming Championships on Thursday, but Ryan Lochte opted out of the 200m free final to focus on backstroke.

Phelps beaten by Agnel in slow 100m freestyle

Michael Phelps was edged by Frenchman Yannick Agnel in the 100 metres freestyle final in Athens, Georgia, on Sunday.

Phelps wins 100m backstroke as comeback continues

Michael Phelps notched another impressive performance in his comeback when he won the 100 metres backstroke and beat American rival Ryan Lochte for the second successive night in Athens, Georgia, on Saturday.

Phelps comeback marches on with butterfly win

The comeback of Michael Phelps continued in impressive fashion on Friday as the most decorated Olympian of all time beat rival Ryan Lochte in the 100 metres butterfly and notched up the second fastest time of the year in Athens, Georgia.

Phelps still has racer`s edge: Lochte

Michael Phelps might be rusty after a 20 month layoff, but rival Ryan Lochte says the swimming superstar will always be able to count on his racer`s instincts.

Phelps beaten in first final of comeback

Swimming superstar Michael Phelps finished second to old foe Ryan Lochte on Thursday in the 100m butterfly in his first final since returning to the sport after 20 months out.

Ryan Lochte injures knee after `freak accident` with fan

US Olympic swimming champion Ryan Lochte had reportedly injured his left knee following a `freak` accident involving an excited fan.

France world 4x100 medley champions as US disqualified

There was drama in the men`s 4x100 metres medley relay here when France were crowned as the new world champions following a false start by the US team.

Frenetic Lochte inspires golden day for U.S

American Ryan Lochte produced one of the most inspired day`s swimming in world championship history to claim his second and third golds of the week and set a personal best in qualifying for the 100 butterfly on Friday.

Franklin and Lochte fire, `Missile` ignites

American teenager Missy Franklin won her fourth gold of the week and compatriot Ryan Lochte claimed the 13th of a glittering career on a thrilling day of action at the world championships on Thursday.

Lochte returns to competitive swimming with a bang

A month into his return to serious training, US Olympian swimmer Ryan Lochte demonstrated he was on the right track over the weekend when he won four out of six races at the 2013 Mel Zajac Jr. International Canada Cup.

Shiwen wins 200m, Lochte sets another world record

Chinese Ye Shiwen claimed the women`s 200-metre individual medley (IM) title at the 11th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) while C Ryan Lochte kept up his phenomenal form when he set a world record 50.71 seconds in the men`s 100m IM semifinals.

Lochte sets new 200m swimming medley record

American swimmer Ryan Lochte set a new world record in the 200 metre individual medley at the world short course championships, winning the title in a time of one minute 49.63 seconds.

Ryan Lochte campaigns for clean water and sanitation in India

American Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte has filmed a public service announcement urging support for greater access to clean water in developing countries, including India.

Ryan Lochte set to cameo in Teen Drama` 90210`

Ryan Lochte will be playing himself on an episode of the CW’s teen drama ‘90210’ on October 29.

London 2012 Olympics: Ryan Lochte up for more events for 2016 Games

If you thought Ryan Lochte might scale it back a bit after he failed to win more than one individual gold at the London Olympics, think again.