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Phelps gets 19th gold with 4x100m relay win

Most decorated Olympian of all time helps Team USA to 1st win in event since Beijing

MAKING WAVES: Phelps clocked 47.12 seconds on the second leg to give the US swimmers a lead they never relinquished.

Rio de Janeiro

AT his fifth, and supposedly last Olympics, Michael Phelps finally let his guard down, sobbing along with his team mates after collecting his 19th gold medal by helping the United States win the men's 4x100m freestyle relay in Rio.

With his infant son Boomer watching...

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