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Allison Schmitt

Phelps leaves no doubt he'll be ready for Rio Olympics

Michael Phelps held up one finger, leaving no doubt he's No. 1. Then he pounded the water defiantly — first with one hand, then with both. Ye Removing any uncertainty about how ready he'll be for the Rio Olympics, Phelps turned in his fastest time in the 200-meter butterfly since setting the world record in a high-tech suit six years ago. Phelps' stunner — 1 minute, 52.94 seconds at the U.S. national championships Friday night — came after months of lackluster performances and serious problems away from the pool. "This next year is going to be pretty damn fun," said Phelps, who unleashed one of the biggest celebrations of his career when he saw...