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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Michael Phelps’ gameface becomes great meme

Michael Phelps gameface

Michael Phelps may have come in second in the 200m butterfly semifinals at the 2016 Olympics in Rio on Monday, but he won the gold medal in viral moments.

Prior to the race, Phelps was caught on camera by NBC in an incredibly focused position. The decorated swimmer had a hood on his head, and he kept his focus as he stared straight ahead. Not even South African rival Chad Le Clos could distract him:

Phelps’ amazing focus was not lost on TV viewers. A great screenshot of Phelps soon began making the rounds on social media, leading to a wonderful meme.

Take a look at some of the best tweets below:

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