Michael Phelps caps comeback meet with storming 100m freestyle win
Michael Phelps caps comeback meet with storming 100m freestyle win

Olympic superstar Michael Phelps`s legendary racing instincts kicked in Saturday as he capped his latest comeback meet with a storming 100m freestyle win.

Michael Phelps wins on return, could get world champs invite
Michael Phelps wins on return, could get world champs invite

Olympic legend Michael Phelps beat his longtime rival Ryan Lochte in his return from a six month ban and found out he could get a special invitation to the world championships.

Michael Phelps enters five events in return from suspension
Michael Phelps enters five events in return from suspension

Michael Phelps is entered in five events at this week`s Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Arizona, which will be his first meet since serving a six-month ban following a drunk-driving conviction.

Michael Phelps to compete next week in Arizona as ban ends
Michael Phelps to compete next week in Arizona as ban ends

Michael Phelps will return to competition next week in Arizona after serving a six-month suspension following a drunken-driving conviction, USA Swimming said on Tuesday.

Ryan Lochte wins 200m medley at Orlando meet
Ryan Lochte wins 200m medley at Orlando meet

Ryan Lochte shook off any lingering jet lag to win the 200m individual medley on Saturday as USA Swimming`s Pro Series meet at Orlando concluded.

FINA World Swimming Championships: Swimmers vie to podium finishes in Doha
FINA World Swimming Championships: Swimmers vie to podium finishes in Doha

Top notch swimmers from across the world are vying for podium finishes at the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships that got underway at the state-of-the-art Hamad Aquatic Centre, here on Wednesday.

Swimming stars look to make right waves in pool
Swimming stars look to make right waves in pool

American great Ryan Lochte will bid along with other stars to give swimming a positive spin at this week`s World Short-Course (25m) Championships in Doha following an uncomfortable few weeks for the sport.

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.