Phelps has won 22 Olympic medals, including 18 gold. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
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Once again Michael Phelps leads the mighty United States into battle in the Olympic competition pool, where traditional rivals Australia are just one country with the Americans in their sights. Phelps, whose record 22 Olympic medals include 18 gold, caps his career with a fifth Games appearance in Rio.South Africa's Chad le Clos – who bested Phelps in the 200-meter butterfly in London – is back to try to hold off a Phelps bent on revenge.Britain boasts medal contenders in freestyler James Guy and breaststroker Adam Peaty and Hungarian Laszlo Cseh tops the world rankings in the 100 butterfly – one of two events Phelps is trying to win for a fourth straight time.
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