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Rio Olympics 2016: Australia's Cate Campbell swam with hernia, says report

Rio Olympics 2016: Australia's Cate Campbell swam with hernia, says report

The Australian said Campbell`s hernia was detected three months ago, before she broke the world 100m freestyle record during a swim in Brisbane in the lead-up to the games.

2016 Rio Olympics: Michael Phelps signs off with 23rd gold medal

2016 Rio Olympics: Michael Phelps signs off with 23rd gold medal

It gave Phelps his fifth gold of the Rio Games after his triumphs in the 4x100m free, 4x200m free, 200m butterfly and 200m individual medley, with a silver in the 100m fly for good measure.

WATCH: Biggest shock of Rio 2016 - Joseph Schooling stuns Michael Phelps

WATCH: Biggest shock of Rio 2016 - Joseph Schooling stuns Michael Phelps

Phelps, who now has 27 medals, had been hoping to win the event for the fourth successive Games.

 

Rio Olympics 2016: Michael Phelps wins 200m individual medley for 22nd gold

Rio Olympics 2016: Michael Phelps wins 200m individual medley for 22nd gold

Phelps claimed his 22nd Olympic gold medal and his fourth at the Rio Olympics.
 

HILARIOUS! Here's why this swimmer flashes middle finger at his dad before every race

HILARIOUS! Here's why this swimmer flashes middle finger at his dad before every race

The duo started this tradition when Santo was just 8 years old.

PULSATING FINISH: Michael Phelps wins 20th Gold Medal - WATCH

PULSATING FINISH: Michael Phelps wins 20th Gold Medal - WATCH

Michael Phelps won his 20th Olympic gold medal on Tuesday after pulverising fierce rival Chad le Clos to regain his 200m butterfly title in a grudge race bristling with emotion.

20th Gold Medal for Michael Phelps: American great crushes Chad le Clos in 200m butterfly final

20th Gold Medal for Michael Phelps: American great crushes Chad le Clos in 200m butterfly final

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.

Olympics 2016: Swimming superstar Michael Phelps bags 19th gold medal

Olympics 2016: Swimming superstar Michael Phelps bags 19th gold medal

The spellbinding action in the pool brought the curtain down on another day of drama where 14 gold medals were shared out.

'Youngest Olympian at Rio but not the best athlete at school' – The FASCINATING story of Gaurika Singh

'Youngest Olympian at Rio but not the best athlete at school' – The FASCINATING story of Gaurika Singh

Gaurika Singh trains at the Barnet Copthall club in London with two other Rio Olympians, Pakistanis Harris Bandy and Lianna Swan.

READ: Story of a Syrian refugee who will be participating at the Rio Olympics

READ: Story of a Syrian refugee who will be participating at the Rio Olympics

Yusra Mardini left their home in Syria`s war-battered capital Damascus a year ago and headed to Turkey.

Michael Phelps vs Chad Le Clos: I'm the strongest athlete out there, warns South African swimmer

Michael Phelps vs Chad Le Clos: I'm the strongest athlete out there, warns South African swimmer

The South African created ripples in 200m butterfly at London Olympics after snatching a fifth gold from the American superstar.

Russian athletes' doping samples taken by FINA tested negative

Russian athletes' doping samples taken by FINA tested negative

Russian sport has been in the centre of doping-related scandals since last year.

Michael Phelps registers third triumph at the US Olympic swimming trials ahead of Rio Games

Michael Phelps registers third triumph at the US Olympic swimming trials ahead of Rio Games

Phelps, who won the 100m fly at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics, is now second in the world rankings behind the 50.86 of Hungarian Laszlo Cseh.

US Olympic trials: Michael Phelps holds off Ryan Lochte in 200m medley thriller

US Olympic trials: Michael Phelps holds off Ryan Lochte in 200m medley thriller

Clary finished third in 1:55.33 and confirmed he was retiring from the sport.
 

Michael Phelps into fifth Olympics in event that launched Games career

Michael Phelps into fifth Olympics in event that launched Games career

Phelps led at every turn, but Shields stuck with him and was on his shoulder coming off the turn for home.

Rio Games: Michael Phelps takes another step toward last Olympic hurrah

Rio Games: Michael Phelps takes another step toward last Olympic hurrah

Franklin and Grevers were just the latest big names to fall in Omaha.

Disappointing! Paralympic Indian swimmer forced to wash cars for living

Disappointing! Paralympic Indian swimmer forced to wash cars for living

Bharat Kumar had sit down with beggars near a temple to have his food.

Michael Phelps claims third race at Winter Championships

Michael Phelps claims third race at Winter Championships

Phelps won the 100 meter butterfly on Friday.

Michael Phelps wins 100 meter butterfly at Swim Nationals

Michael Phelps wins 100 meter butterfly at Swim Nationals

Phelps clocked 51.38 seconds to win the 100 meter butterfly.

Why Leisel Jones, Stephanie Rice are no longer friends

Why Leisel Jones, Stephanie Rice are no longer friends

It is being said that the duo was very close pals.