Breaking News: Wednesday Morning Olympics Medals Update
On the morning of day 6 of the Olympics, the Chinese team is still ahead of Team USA. Both countries have won a total of 23 medals, but the Chinese have earned 13 gold, 6 silver and 4 bronze medals while the Americans have won 9 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze medals.
Not too far behind the two Olympic superpowers is France with 11 medals (4 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze). Japan has won 13 medals (1 gold, 4 silver and 8 bronze) and the rest of the world is in single digit territory.
Athletics events begin this weekend, with Sunday holding some of the hottest events (like the 100 m sprint). Watch out for more exciting swimming finals today!