China Still Tops Olympic Gold Medal Leaderboard
China is still on top on the medal leaderboard with 34 gold, 21 silver and 18 bronze medals. Team USA has won 30 gold, 19 silver and 21 bronze medals.
The Chinese have won a total of 73 medals while the Americans have won 70.
Behind the two sports superpowers is host Great Britain, with 22 gold, 13 silver and 13 bronze medals. South Korea is far behind in 4th place with 12 gold, 5 silver and 6 bronze medals. Team Russia is having their toughest Olympics since their first modern appearance in 1952. Russia has won 10 gold, 18 silver and 20 bronze medals for a total of 48 medals won.
Europe fills out the rest of the medals leaderboard. France, Germany and Italy follow Russia with 8, 7 and 7 gold medals, respectively.