London 2012 Medal Count: USA lead the way from China and GB

London 2012 Medal Count: The United States top the table after Day 15 of the Games from China and Great Britain

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The United States top the London 2012 Olympic medal table after the penultimate day of the Games, ahead of China and Great Britain.

Team USA’s 44 gold medals place them firmly at the top of the pile from China’s 38, with Team GB having notched up 28 in total.

Scroll down for full table.

Hosts Great Britain claimed their first gold of Saturday when Ed McKeever triumphed in the K1 200m sprint at Eton Dorney.

Distance runner Mo Farah made it a brilliant Olympic double when he claimed gold in the 5,000m – exactly a week after his triumph in the 10,000m at the Olympic Stadium.

Hull bantamweight Luke Campbell then captured Team GB’s second boxing gold of London 2012 as he defeated Ireland’s John Joe Nevin 14-11 in a pulsating final at the ExCeL Arena on Saturday.

Elsewhere, diver Tom Daley took bronze in the 10m platform final as he delighted a raucous Aquatics Centre.

London 2012 Medal Count after Day 15

Position Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 United States 44 29 29 102
2 China 38 27 22 87
3 Great Britain 28 15 19 62
4 Russian Federation 21 25 32 78
5 South Korea 13 7 7 27
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 10 11 12 33
8 Italy 8 7 8 23
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
11 Japan 6 14 17 37
12 Netherlands 6 6 8 20
13 Kazakhstan 6 0 4 10
14 Ukraine 5 4 9 18
15 New Zealand 5 3 5 13
16 Iran 4 5 3 12
17 Jamaica 4 4 4 12
18 Cuba 4 3 5 12
19 North Korea 4 0 2 6
20 Spain 3 9 4 16
21 Brazil 3 4 8 15
22 Belarus 3 4 5 12
23 Czech Republic 3 3 3 9
24 South Africa 3 2 1 6
25 Ethiopia 3 1 3 7
26 Romania 2 5 2 9
27 Denmark 2 4 3 9
28 Kenya 2 3 4 9
29 Poland 2 2 6 10
30 Azerbaijan 2 2 5 9
31 Turkey 2 2 1 5
32 Norway 2 1 1 4
32 Croatia 2 1 1 4
34 Switzerland 2 1 0 3
35 Canada 1 5 12 18
36 Colombia 1 3 4 8
37 Mexico 1 3 3 7
37 Sweden 1 3 3 7
39 Georgia 1 3 2 6
40 Ireland 1 1 3 5
41 Lithuania 1 1 2 4
41 Slovenia 1 1 2 4
41 Argentina 1 1 2 4
44 Serbia 1 1 1 3
44 Tunisia 1 1 1 3
46 Dominican Republic 1 1 0 2
47 Uzbekistan 1 0 3 4
47 Trinidad and Tobago 1 0 3 4
49 Latvia 1 0 1 2
50 Algeria 1 0 0 1
50 Bahamas 1 0 0 1
50 Grenada 1 0 0 1
50 Venezuela 1 0 0 1
54 Thailand 0 2 1 3
55 Egypt 0 2 0 2
56 India 0 1 4 5
57 Slovakia 0 1 3 4
57 Mongolia 0 1 3 4
59 Armenia 0 1 2 3
59 Belgium 0 1 2 3
59 Finland 0 1 2 3
62 Chinese Taipei 0 1 1 2
62 Puerto Rico 0 1 1 2
62 Bulgaria 0 1 1 2
62 Malaysia 0 1 1 2
62 Indonesia 0 1 1 2
62 Estonia 0 1 1 2
68 Botswana 0 1 0 1
68 Cyprus 0 1 0 1
68 Gabon 0 1 0 1
68 Guatemala 0 1 0 1
68 Portugal 0 1 0 1
68 Montenegro 0 1 0 1
74 Moldova 0 0 2 2
74 Greece 0 0 2 2
74 Qatar 0 0 2 2
74 Singapore 0 0 2 2
78 Bahrain 0 0 1 1
78 Morocco 0 0 1 1
78 Saudi Arabia 0 0 1 1
78 Kuwait 0 0 1 1
78 Afghanistan 0 0 1 1
78 Hong Kong 0 0 1 1
78 Tajikistan 0 0 1 1

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