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Olympic Medal Count: Team USA Takes First Place

Team USA is winning big at the 2012 Olympics in London, overtaking China for total medals and golds. Here's the medal count for Aug. 10. What has been your favorite moment of the games?

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As the 2012 Olympics enters its final weekend, Team USA has pulled ahead of China and grabbed the top spot. The American Olympians have 90 medals total, 39 of which are gold.

Team China has a total of 80 medals so far, 37 of which are gold.

The host nation, Great Britain, has won 55 medals in the 2012 Olympics to date, including 25 golds.

Here is the Olympic medal count as of the morning of Friday, Aug 10. 

Team Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 United States 39 25 26 90 2 China 37 24 19 80 3 Great Britain 25 15 15 55 4 Russia 12 21 24 57 5 Korea 12 7 6 25 6 Germany 10 17 11 38 7 France 8 9 12 29 8 Hungary 8 4 3 15 9 Australia 7 13 10 30 10 Italy 7 6 7 20 11 Kazakhstan 6 - 3 9 12 Japan 5 14 15 34 13 Netherlands 5 5 7 17 14 Iran 4 4 1 9 15 New Zealand 4 2 5 11 16 DPR Korea 4 - 1 5 17 Belarus 3 3 4 10 18 Cuba 3 3 3 9 18 Jamaica 3 3 3 9 20 Ukraine 3 1 6 10 21 South Africa 3 1 1 5 22 Spain 2 7 2 11 23 Romania 2 5 2 9 24 Denmark 2 4 3 9 25 Czech Republic 2 3 3 8 26 Brazil 2 2 7 11 27 Kenya 2 2 3 7 28 Poland 2 1 6 9 29 Croatia 2 1 1 4 30 Switzerland 2 1 - 3 31 Ethiopia 2 - 2 4 32 Canada 1 5 11 17 33 Sweden 1 3 3 7 34 Slovenia 1 1 2 4 35 Georgia 1 1 1 3 35 Norway 1 1 1 3 35 Tunisia 1 1 1 3 38 Dominican Republic 1 1 - 2 39 Ireland 1 - 2 3 40 Lithuania 1 - 1 2 40 Turkey 1 - 1 2 42 Algeria 1 - - 1 42 Grenada 1 - - 1 42 Venezuela 1 - - 1 45 Colombia - 3 3 6 46 Mexico - 3 2 5 47 Azerbaijan - 2 3 5 48 Egypt - 2 - 2 49 India - 1 3 4 49 Mongolia - 1 3 4 49 Slovakia - 1 3 4 52 Armenia - 1 2 3 52 Belgium - 1 2 3 54 Estonia - 1 1 2 54 Indonesia - 1 1 2 54 Malaysia - 1 1 2 54 Serbia - 1 1 2 54 Thailand - 1 1 2 54 Chinese Taipei - 1 1 2 60 Botswana - 1 - 1 60 Bulgaria - 1 - 1 60 Cyprus - 1 - 1 60 Finland - 1 - 1 60 Guatemala - 1 - 1 60 Portugal - 1 - 1 66 Argentina - - 2 2 66 Greece - - 2 2 66 Moldova - - 2 2 66 Qatar - - 2 2 66 Singapore - - 2 2 66 Uzbekistan - - 2 2 72 Afghanistan - - 1 1 72 Hong Kong, China - - 1 1 72 Saudi Arabia - - 1 1 72 Latvia - - 1 1 72 Morocco - - 1 1 72 Puerto Rico - - 1 1 72 Tajikistan - - 1 1 72 Trinidad and Tobago - - 1 1 72 Kuwait - - 1 1

 

Are you enjoying the games? Share your favorite Olympic moments in the comments below.

M Romero August 09, 2012 at 06:08 PM
My favorite part was the Queen and James Bond sky diving into the stadium!
Amanda August 10, 2012 at 07:22 PM
Orinda's Heather Petri (finally) winning gold in women's waterpolo. She now has a gold, a silver and a bronze.

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