Highlights Michael Phelps won the 200m butterfly and as a team member in the 4x200m relay. For the 200m butterfly, Phelps was in a close race in the end with Masato Sakai of Japan, beating him only by .04 second. In the 4x200m relay, it was a relatively easy win for the team with a great leg swam by Townley Haas. He is the most decorated Olympian of all time, with 21 gold medals and 25 medals total. And he still has three more races to go in Rio.
Droppin' Knowledge The 200m butterfly is the event Phelps wanted to win badly. In 2012, he mistimed his stroke, and it cost him the gold medal. After winning this medal, he cried a little when he received his medal.