She set a World and Olympic record en route to her fourth gold medal with a win in the 800-meter freestyle, swimming 8:04.79 to break her own world record by almost two seconds.
The 19-year-old sensation made it five medals - four of them gold - at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Friday, as she destroyed the field in world record time, clocking eight minutes and 4.79 seconds to comfortably better her own landmark. She also notched first place in the 800-meter freestyle at the Games in London when she was just 15.
While Phelps' loss left the crowd in shock, Katie Ledecky restored some normalcy at the pool with another dominating performance, handily break the world record in the 800 freestyle.
Carlin knows silver was the best she could ever get against Ledecky, who also beat her in the 400m and whose 800m time of eight minutes 4.79 seconds nearly knocked two seconds off her own world record.
Carlin finished second behind the United States great in the 400m and battled past Hungary's Boglarka Kapas to make it a pair of silvers in the longest race on the women's swimming schedule.
Katie Ledecky put forth arguably the best swimming performance we've ever seen. Then, after her coach moved to the West Coast, Ledecky connected with Bruce Gemmell and never missed a beat.
"It's been a great four years and I know I can have another great four years and I know that I will have a lot of people supporting me".
"I feel very lucky to get on that podium again".
"I try not to think about the history of it much, but just to be mentioned in the same sentence as her is incredible", she said. She finishes her career as a gold medalists and with four medals overall.
"I'm so proud to be part of history", Ledecky said, revealing that Meyer, a big fan, had been texting her mother, Mary Gen, during the week. Adlington was also the world record holder at the time.
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Speaking for more than an hour in a sweltering room, Trump spent a significant portion of his speech complaining about the media. Trump has claimed the state as one of several normally Democratic states in which he plans to compete.
But the decision should hardly come as a surprise as Mr Morrison had initially raised concerns about the Chinese investment. The Australian government continues to support the NSW government's plan in this regard.
Durant was 9 of 13 from the field and a staggering 7 of 9 from beyond the arc to lead the United States with 27 points. Here are three takeaways from the USA men's basketball team's 82-76 win over Spain on Friday.
Spanish fourth seed Garbine Muguruza won her first Cincinnati match with a defeat of Coco Vandeweghe 7-6 (7/4), 6-2. Steve Johnson's 6-3, 7-6 (6) victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga saw him become the top-ranked American in men's tennis.
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The announcement comes as the investigation enters a new phase with the National Transportation Safety Board taking charge. Board said the explosion fueled a "natural gas-fed" fire that consumed the apartments above and next to the meter room.
An American girl was a passion for big game hunting is facing a backlash after boasting of her hunting exploits on social media. Many gruesome death threats targeting the 12-year-old were also published to Facebook . "Hunting is hunting period", she wrote.
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Canada wins bronze in women's soccer with 2-1 win over Brazil
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Sox 'pen coughs up game to Tigers
Zeigler immediately gave up a game-tying single to Victor Martinez and walked Victor Martinez to load the bases with no outs. Betts made solid contact, but Kinsler was well positioned and needed to move only slightly to his right to make the play.