Recap: Wednesday at the London Olympics

We've completed five days at the London Olympics and the United States is still trying to chase down China for the overall medal count. China has 30 medals, 19 of them gold. The U.S. has 29 medals -- 12 gold, 8 silver and 9 bronze. Lynx star Lindsay Whalen led the U.S. basketball team over Turkey.
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