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Michael Phelps may not be ready to hang up the goggles just yet. The 22-time Olympic medalist was thought by most to be finished with his swimming career after winning four golds last summer in London, but comments he made Monday hint that Phelps may have a few laps left in him “I don’t know what’s going to happen in the future,” Phelps told The Associated Press. “I don’t know what’s going to happen tomorrow.” Phelps stated several times before and after the 2012 London Olympics that his plan had always been to retire before he turned 30. He’ll be 31 when the 2016 Games open in Rio de Janeiro, but Phelps would not say with certainty that he will not attempt to compete. “I don’t know. We’re in 2013,” Phelps said. He did add that he is not actively training, though, saying that there is “nothing in the works.” Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time, setting records for total medals, gold medals (18) and golds in a single Olympiad (eight in 2008). Photo via Facebook/Micha

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If Michael Phelps is planning a comeback, it's on hold for now. The most decorated Olympian in history was wearing a large boot cast on his right ankle and foot. He was limping Sunday at a sponsor's appearance at the world championships. Phelps told some officials that he recently got hurt playing golf, apparently when he stepped in a hole. Phelps' agent did not immediately...

Phelps vague on swimming future

Michael Phelps keeps saying he has no plans for a swimming comeback. Yet he's leaving the door open to change his mind in time for the 2016 Olympics. As Phelps put it, "I don't know what I'm doing tomorrow." Phelps spoke Monday in Barcelona to The Associated Press and other international media organizations in a series of one-on-one interviews set up by his...

Michael Phelps Doesn’t Rule Out 2016 Olympics

Michael Phelps promised he would never swim past the age of 30, but it sounds like he’s now changing his mind. Phelps has earned 22 medals throughout his Olympic career, and according to CBS Sports Phelps is now leaving the door open for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. When asked outright how he felt about competing in the Brazil Olympics, Phelps said: “I don’t know what’s going...
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