USA takes gold in the men’s 4x200m freestyle relay

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 08: Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the second Semifinal of the Men's 200m Butterfly on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

RIO- The US men’s Olympic swim team took gold in the 4×200 meter freestyle relay.

Conor Dwyer led the relay, followed by Townley Haas. Ryan Lochte swam the third leg and Michael Phelps was the anchor.

The U.S. men’s 4x200m freestyle relay team has dominated since 2004, taking gold medals at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics. Michael Phelps participated in all of these relays.

Phelps now has 21 Olympic gold medals.