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Le Clos eager to upstage Phelps again in Rio

Le Clos eager to upstage Phelps again in Rio

October 31, 2014

SINGAPORE, Oct 31 — Chad le Clos, one of the few men to have beaten Michael Phelps at the Olympics, has thrown down the challenge to his old rival, urging him to get back into training so they can have a rematch at Rio in 2016. The South African pulled one of the biggest upsets of the 2012 London Olympics when he got his hands on the wall ahead of Phelps after a dog fight to win the gold medal in the 200 metres butterfly. When Phelps retired after London, Le Clos easily won the... Read more

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Mercedes Formula One prepare tires ahead of a practice session for the F1 United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, October 31, 2014. — Reuters pic

Mercedes Formula One prepare tires ahead of a practice session for the F1 United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, October 31, 2014. — Reuters pic