The Many Faces of Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps has won five gold medals and one silver at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, increasing his total Olympics gold medal count to 23. He has shown almost as many faces while swimming at this year's Summer Games, which he said are his last.

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Some of Phelps' faces.
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Michael Phelps thanks the crowd after winning gold in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 13, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Phelps said this was his last race before retiring. With 23 gold medals, Phelps it the most decorated Olympian in history. To put this in perspective, no other Olympian has more than nine golds. With 28 medals in all, Phelps is 10 clear of anyone else.
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Michael Phelps, Francis Haas, Ryan Lochte, Conor Dwyer of Team USA celebrate winning the gold medal during the medal ceremony of the men's 200m freestyle relay on day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Aug. 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps prepares in the second semifinal of the men's 200m butterfly on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Aug. 8, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Before his 200-meter butterfly semifinal, Michael Phelps sat stone-faced with his hood up. Right in front of him, his rival, South Africa's Chad le Clos, was shadowboxing.
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Cody Miller, Michael Phelps and Ryan Murphy celebrate winning gold in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 13, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps competes in the first semifinal of the men's 100m butterfly on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Aug. 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Gold medalists Ryan Murphy, Cody Miller, Michael Phelps and Nathan Adrian of the United States pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men's 4 x 100m medley relay final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 13, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. "It turned out pretty cool," said Phelps, standing atop the Olympic medal podium for the 23rd time. "It's just a perfect way to finish."
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Gold medalists Nathan Adrian, Michael Phelps, Ryan Murphy and Cody Miller of the United States thank the crowd during the medal ceremony for the men's 4 x 100m medley relay final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 13, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It was the last day of swimming competitions in Rio.
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Phelps competes in the first semifinal of the men's 100m butterfly on Day 6 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 11, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Joint silver medalists, Michael Phelps of United States, Chad Guy Bertrand le Clos of South Africa and gold medalist Joseph Schooling of Singapore celebrate on the podium during the medals ceremony in the men's 100m butterfly final, Aug. 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Singapore’s Joseph Schooling defeated Phelps in the race, winning Singapore's first gold medal.
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Michael Phelps after placing third in a heat of the men's 200-meter butterfly during the swimming competitions in Rio, Aug. 8, 2016.
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Michael Phelps becomes emotional during the medal ceremony after he won gold-- his fourth gold medal at Rio Games-- in the men's 200m individual medley final on Day 6 of the Summers Games on Aug. 11, 2016 in Rio de Janerio, Brazil. "Winning four in a row, when the announcer said that I had a really hard time holding it together, it’s obviously a very emotional event for me and something that, you know, it’s very special," Phelp said after the race.
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Michael Phelps celebrates after the men's 200m butterfly final of swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 9, 2016. He won the gold medal with 1 minute 53.36 seconds.
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Michael Phelps celebrates as his team wins the gold medal in the men's 4x100-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions, Aug. 7, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Ryan Held and Michael Phelps celebrate in the medal ceremony after winning the gold medal in the men's 4 x 100m freestyle relay on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Aug. 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps celebrates winning his gold medal in the men's 200-meter butterfly with his fiancee Nicole Johnson and baby Boomer during the Olympic swimming competitions, Aug. 9, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps encourages his teammates in the final of the men's 4x100-meter freestyle relay during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Aug. 7, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps celebrates winning gold in the men's 200m butterfly final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Aug. 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps celebrates winning gold in the men's 200m butterfly final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps battles to the line with Ryan Lochte after the final men's 200m individual medley at Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps is congratulated by a member of the Japanese team after winning gold in the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Aug. 9, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps prepares in the second semifinal of the men's 200m butterfly on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Aug. 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Michael Phelps and his teammate celebrate during the swimming final of men's 4x100m freestyle relay at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 7, 2016. The United States won the gold medal with 3 minutes 9.92 seconds.
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Flag bearer Michael Phelps leads the U.S. Olympic Team during the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 5, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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