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Gold rush for Phelps

He wins No. 6; Lochte on top in backstroke

Rebecca Soni checks out her world-record time after winning gold in the 200-meter breaststroke. Rebecca Soni checks out her world-record time after winning gold in the 200-meter breaststroke. (Al Bello/Getty Images)
By Marc J. Spears
Globe Staff / August 15, 2008

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Michael Phelps is right on Mark Spitz's tail and is expected to swim past him to make more Olympic history by Sunday. (Full article: 711 words)

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