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Crocker sets world mark in 100 butterfly

Updated: July 14, 2004, 2:20 AM ET
Associated Press

LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Six events, seven days, four wins, two losses.

Michael Phelps proved he's up for the physical challenge of trying to break Mark Spitz's record of seven gold medals in one Olympics. What he learned at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials is his own teammates could foil his historic attempt in Athens.

For the second straight night, Phelps lost a race, getting beaten by another world-record performance. This time, it was Ian Crocker who withstood Phelps' challenge on ...

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