Michael Phelps has modernized to a final of a Olympic 200-meter particular miscellany as a tip qualifier.
Swimming subsequent to teammate and longtime opposition Ryan Lochte, Phelps put adult an effortless-looking time of 1 minute, 55.78 seconds Wednesday night to explain a primary center line in a final.
Lochte will be right subsequent to him again, ranking second in 1:56.28. Thiago Pereira sent a Brazilian throng into a frenzy by staying tighten to a dual American stars, finishing third in 1:57.11.
Phelps will be seeking his fourth true 200 IM pretension during a Olympics. He’s also got a possibility to lift off that attainment in a 100 butterfly.