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U.S. adds another relay gold

Updated: August 22, 2004, 7:55 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Michael Phelps won another gold medal, this time wearing khaki shorts and flip-flops.

From a front-row seat at the Olympic pool, Phelps watched his teammates do all the work in the 400-meter medley relay Saturday night. When they won with a world-record time, Phelps got a gold, too -- his record-tying eighth medal of the Athens Games.

"It felt like I was part of that race," said Phelps, who earned his gold by swimming the event in the preliminaries.

Phelps led ...

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