At the end of the day on Monday, July 30, 2012, the US team has 17 medals: 5 gold, 7 silver and 5 bronze. They are tied with China for the most medals, but China has 9 gold, 5 silver and 3 bronze.
Greece, but the USA won the most gold medals.
As of the 2008 Games in Beijing, no. China has won 112 gold medals in Summer Olympic history. The sport they have won the most gold medals in is diving, where they have won 20. Table tennis and weightlifting are tied for second with 16.
Yes, the 17 gold medals won by Australia in 2004 was the most the Australian team had won in an Olympic Games. It was the 4th most gold medals won by a country at the 2004 Games, behind the United States with 36, China with 32, and Russia with 27.
Team medals for women's gymnastics have been given out since the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. To date, the Soviet Union has won the most Olympic gold medals in this category.
The United States.
Phelps, Bolt, Bekele, Hoy, Rice, and Team China.
The Soviet Union won 9 consecutive Gold Medals in 1963-1971.
China won the most medals, then USA, then Russia and then team GB
The Unified Team.
19 gold medals