Best of Beijing: The Michael Phelps edition

When you win eight gold medals, you truly are the best. Let's look back at Michael Phelps' historic week ...

Michael Phelps--The greatest Olympic champion of all time

1st gold medal--400 IM

2nd gold medal--4x100 relay

3rd gold medal--200 freestyle

4th gold medal--200 butterfly

5th gold medal--4x200 freestyle relay

6th gold medal--200 IM

7th gold medal--100 butterfly

8th gold medal--4x100 medley

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