Watch out Michael Phelps, there’s a new sensation on the men’s U.S.swimming team.Ryan Lochte brought home the first U.S. gold medal thismorning at the 2012 Olympic games in London.Ryan dominated the first round of his rivalry with teammate MichaelPhelps— beating him by more than four seconds — in themuch-anticipated 400-meter individual medley. Michael failed toplace, coming in at fourth, raising questions of whether or not the14-time gold medalist still has what it takes to bring home Olympicgold."I put the work in," Ryan told reporters after the race. "I'm justgoing out there and having fun, and doing what I do best."However, there appears to be no hard feelings.Congrats to @ryanlochte,” Michael tweeted earlier today. “Way to keepthat title in the country where it belongs!!”The two men have plenty more chances to win gold, but they’ll only have the chance to gohead-to-head one more time, in the 200-meter individualmedley on Thursday.