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Olympic Medal: M Swim 400IM

Updated July 28, 2012 at 3:42 PM
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LONDON, July 28 (UPI) -- Ryan Lochte of the United States won the Olympic gold medal in the 400-meter individual medley Saturday, the first swimming final at the London Games.

Thiago Pereira of Brazil took the silver and Kosuke Hagino of Japan won the bronze.

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American Michael Phelps finished fourth, ending his streak of Olympic success that had seen him win a record eight gold medals in Beijing four years ago.

The medal for Lochte was the first gold captured by the United States in these Olympics.

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