Since his Olympic debut as a 15-year-old in Sydney a dozen years ago, Michael Phelps has won twice as many golds as any other Olympian. His total of 22 medals is easily the best mark, too.
Here's a look back in photos of Phelps' Olympic career: http://apne.ws/MWORMS
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