Source: Erik Brady / USA Today
Phelps won gold in 1:54.27, .63 seconds ahead of Lochte. Hungary’s Laszlo Cseh won bronze.
It was the second and last finals meeting between Phelps and Lochte at the Games. Lochte won gold in the 400 IM, in which Phelps finished fourth.
Phelps now has 20 career Olympic medals and Lochte 11. With two medals Thursday, Lochte finishes the meet second only to Phelps as the most decorated U.S. male Olympian.
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