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Recap: Friday at the London Olympics

The U.S. has 21 gold, 10 silver and 12 bronze medals for an Olympic-leading 43 total medal winners. China ranks second overall with 42 medals, 20 of which are gold. Russia is third with 23 medals and host country Great Britain ranks fourth with 22.
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