Thorpe Swimming

Mark J. Terrill, File/AP Photo

FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2004 file photo, Ian Thorpe of Australia, smiles with his gold medal after winning the 200-meter freestyle at the Olympic Aquatic Centre at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. Australian media report the five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist will reveal he is gay in a television interview with English talk show host Michael Parkinson, to be broadcast in Australia on Sunday, July 13, 2014.

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