Ryan Lochte is a man who likes pain, who likes challenges. Nothing scares him. Nothing stops him. But on Saturday night, he came close to meeting his match.
The question was never whether Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte would make the Olympic team. This was the opening round in a summer-long quest to determine who exactly is the greatest male swimmer in the world. And for one night, it was Lochte.
Henry Cejudo won't be able to continue his Olympic dream like he wanted to, but the last thing the wrestler wants is for people to feel sorry for him.