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  1. Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte fall short in final race in Athens

    Jul 13, 2014, 8:10 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte

    U.S. stars beaten by French Olympic champion in 100m freestyle.

  2. Michael Phelps beats Ryan Lochte again in Athens

    Jul 12, 2014, 7:47 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps beats Lochte in a stroke where the latter has more experience.

  3. Michael Phelps beats Ryan Lochte for first time since Olympics

    Jul 11, 2014, 10:59 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps swims second fastest time in world this year.

  4. Michael Phelps to join Ryan Lochte at Georgia swim meet

    Jul 3, 2014, 10:59 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps has entered three events and is set to race Lochte in the 100 free and 100 fly.

  5. Ryan Lochte expected to return to competition next week

    Jul 2, 2014, 12:31 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    The 11-time Olympic medalist has been out since April due to a knee injury.

  6. Michael Phelps in 4 events on Santa Clara Grand Prix psych sheets

    Jun 13, 2014, 6:03 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    No Ryan Lochte, but intriguing entries for Missy Franklin.

  7. Ryan Lochte’s new emphasis adds chapter to Michael Phelps rivalry

    May 20, 2014, 2:11 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Lochte is focusing more on shorter events going into what could be his fourth Olympics.

  8. Ryan Lochte out of Charlotte Grand Prix, publicist says

    May 13, 2014, 1:13 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    No showdowns with Michael Phelps.

  9. Five takeaways from Mesa Grand Prix

    Apr 28, 2014, 1:10 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Where do Phelps, Lochte, Ledecky, Hoff and Andrew stand?

  10. Ryan Lochte scratches on final day of Mesa Grand Prix

    Apr 26, 2014, 9:10 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Lochte didn’t feel right in warm-up, coach tweeted.

  11. Michael Phelps beaten by Ryan Lochte in first final of comeback

    Apr 24, 2014, 9:16 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps was swimming competitively for the first time since the London Olympics.

  12. Ryan Lochte inspired by Michael Phelps’ return (video)

    Apr 23, 2014, 8:34 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte, Michael Phelps

    Lochte said he almost didn’t come back to swimming after knee injury.

  13. Ryan Lochte’s injured knee ‘hurt’ after Orlando Grand Prix

    Mar 2, 2014, 3:56 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Eleven-time Olympic medalist still rehabbing, eyes next Grand Prix event.

  14. Update: Ryan Lochte entered in swim meet but will not compete

    Jan 13, 2014, 2:25 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte is on USA Swimming psych sheets for this weekend’s Grand Prix event in Austin, Texas, which made him eligible to compete for the first time since tearing an MCL in a run-in with a fan on Nov. 2. But he will not race, according to multiple swim news outlets. Lochte’s first races back will…

  15. Ryan Lochte returns to pool, talks about fan incident

    Dec 5, 2013, 1:00 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte is swimming again, a little over one month after tearing an MCL and spraining an ACL when he said a fan ran into him. He plans to be “back in full swing” after Christmas, according to NBC Charlotte. A November report said he would resume training in February. “I feel like a little kid…

  16. Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte win top awards at Golden Goggles

    Nov 25, 2013, 9:21 AM EDT

    Katie Ledecky

    Katie Ledecky and Ryan Lochte reigned at the Golden Goggles much like they dominated their competition this past year. Ledecky and Lochte swept Athlete of the Year and Race of the Year at USA Swimming’s 10th annual awards hosted by Kevin Nealon in Los Angeles on Sunday night. Ledecky, 16, won four gold medals and broke two world records…

  17. Ryan Lochte won’t have surgery, will resume training in February

    Nov 7, 2013, 10:47 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte’s MCL tear was not severe enough to require surgery, his dad told the Daytona Beach News-Journal. The 11-time Olympic medalist tore his left MCL and sprained his ACL after a teenage girl ran to him, he caught her and they both fell. His knee hit a curb, according to Lochte’s publicist. Instead of surgery,…

  18. Ryan Lochte ‘needs to plan on staying out of the pool until January,’ his dad says

    Nov 6, 2013, 2:55 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte is getting a second opinion from a doctor about his knee injuries, but his dad said MCL surgery is likely. “He just needs to plan on staying out of the pool until January,” Steve Lochte told the Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal on Wednesday. Lochte tore his left MCL and sprained his ACL after a teenage girl fan ran…

  19. Ryan Lochte may not need surgery for knee injuries

    Nov 6, 2013, 7:37 AM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte suffered a torn MCL and a sprained ACL after a fan ran into him, but he may recover without surgery. “It’s too soon to know how long he’ll be out,” his sister, Kristin Lochte-Keeler, told Lochte’s hometown newspaper, the Daytona Beach (Fla.) News-Journal. “He’s going for a second opinion. At this point, they’re saying…

  20. Ryan Lochte tears MCL in fan encounter

    Nov 5, 2013, 5:56 PM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    A run-in with a fan in Florida left Ryan Lochte with serious knee injuries. The 11-time Olympic medalist tore an MCL and sprained an ACL after a teenage girl ran at him, he caught her and they both toppled over Sunday, according to USA Today. Lochte hit his knee on a curb. A Lochte representative…

  21. Ryan Lochte, Katie Ledecky lead U.S. swimming roster for Duel in the Pool

    Oct 17, 2013, 12:06 PM EDT

    Katie Ledecky

    This year’s Duel in the Pool may finally live up to its title. The U.S. has won all five duels handily, including a 181.5-80.5 whipping of a European all-star team at the last edition in 2011 in Atlanta. The rosters for the 2013 edition were announced Thursday for the U.S.-Europe meet in Glasgow, Scotland, Dec.…

  22. Ryan Lochte swims in Charlotte (video)

    Oct 10, 2013, 11:32 AM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte seems to be enjoying everything about his new training site, except the weather. NBC Charlotte spent some time with Lochte, who recently moved from Gainesville, Fla., to North Carolina to begin training for the Rio 2016 Olympics with SwimMAC, under coach David Marsh and with friend Cullen Jones. The Charlotte Observer reported Lochte will train in Charlotte through the…

  23. Ryan Lochte swims with Diana Nyad

    Oct 8, 2013, 6:19 PM EDT

    Diana Nyad, Ryan Lochte

    NEW YORK – Diana Nyad swam a leisurely 80 yards in a lane next to the world’s greatest swimmer and felt compelled to stop during 48 continuous hours in a pool. “How cool is this?” Nyad, in a pink cap, black suit and gray goggles, said to a couple hundred people outside the world’s largest Macy’s at…

  24. Report: Ryan Lochte likely to train in Charlotte

    Oct 3, 2013, 10:49 AM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    It looks like Ryan Lochte has finally decided on his next training location. Lochte, 29 and an 11-time Olympic medalist, is “likely to move to Charlotte to train for the 2016 Olympics” in a planned move from Gainesville, Fla., that could happen “in a matter of days,” according to sources cited by the Charlotte Observer. Several Olympic…

  25. Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin, Katie Ledecky lead Golden Goggle nominees

    Oct 1, 2013, 12:58 PM EDT

    Missy Franklin

    The 10th Golden Goggle Awards, honoring the year’s best in USA Swimming, will of course be the first without Michael Phelps on the ballot. In his place, new American stars Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky as well as former rival Ryan Lochte scattered the eight-award ballot announced Tuesday. Phelps, who retired after the London Olympics, had been nominated for at least one…