Olympics medal count: US women's soccer, Usain Bolt gather more gold Thursday
The US continues to lead the overall Olympic medal count, helped by efforts in women's water polo, decathlon, and women's boxing.
Thursday was another banner day for the US, as four Olympic gold medals were secured by Americans at the London Games.
At the Olympic Stadium Thursday night, Usain Bolt of Jamaica became the first man to repeat as Olympic champion in both the 100- and 200-meter dashes when he ran to victory in the 200 meters. Yohan Blake and Warren Weir, Bolt's countrymen, took silver and bronze, respectively.