Michael Phelps Beats Cavic

Michael Phelps has won the 100m butterfly at the world championships.

He clocked in at 49.82 seconds to beat silver-medalist Milorad Cavic, who finished in 49.95. Phelps’ time was a new world record.

Cavic beat Phelps’ previous world standard in Friday’s semifinals when he touched the wall in 50.01 seconds. Phelps and Cavic became the first swimmers to ever break 50 seconds in the race.