Tokyo Olympics

MEDAL TALLY: Tokyo Olympics

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MEDAL TALLY: Tokyo Olympics
(23rd UPDATE) A total of 206 countries and National Olympic Committees vie for sporting supremacy in 339 events featured in the Tokyo Games

The Philippines secured its best Olympic finish in three decades after wrapping up the Tokyo Games at joint 50th place with Slovakia with a gold, two silvers, and one bronze.

Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz won a first-ever gold, boxers Nesthy Petecio and Carlo Paalam both clinched silver, while Eumir Marcial pocketed a boxing bronze for the Philippines’ biggest medal haul in Olympic history.

USA topped the medal table for the third straight Games with 39 golds, 41 silvers, and 33 bronzes for a total of 113 medal to beat out China, which produced 38 golds, 32 silvers, and 18 bronzes for a total of 88 medals.

Host Japan landed at third place with 27 golds, 14 silvers, and 17 bronzes for a total of 58 medals.

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