Michael Phelps overtook American record holder Jason Lezak, who faded at the finish, and won the 100-meter freestyle in 49 seconds flat in the U.S. world championship trials in Indianapolis. It was the fastest he has ever swum that event.
About a half-hour later, he easily won the 200 individual medley in 1 minute, 57.44 seconds for his fifth and final victory in the trials.
"I'm done for the week," said Phelps, who then withdrew from the 200 backstroke he was scheduled to race today. "I'm starting to get back into training now and focusing on Montreal."
The top two finishers in each event automatically qualified for the world championships in Montreal this summer. The 19-year-old Phelps also won the 100 butterfly and the 200 and 400 freestyles.