Which country has the most gold medals in Olympic history?

Who has the most gold medals in Olympic history?

Here are lists of the top-10 greatest gold medal winners, from all summer Olympic Games (including 2021). As with the total medal list, the clear leader here is Michael Phelps, with the top ranked female Larisa Latynina sharing nine gold medals with Paavo Nurmi, Carl Lewis and Mark Spitz.

Which country has more Olympic medals?

Olympic Medals By Country 2021

Country Gold Total Medals
United States 1180 2980
United Kingdom 296 948
Germany 293 892
France 258 874

Has Australia ever won the Olympics?

Australia has sent athletes to all editions of the modern Olympic Games. Australia has competed in every Summer Olympic Games, as well as every Winter Olympics except 1924–32 and 1948.

Medals by Summer Games.

Games Total
Athletes
Gold 164
Silver 173
Bronze 210

Which country will win the most gold medals?

[RELATED: 2020 Tokyo Olympics medal count]

Tokyo marks the seventh consecutive Olympics that the United States has taken home the most overall medals. China leaves Tokyo with the second most gold medals (38) and the second most overall medals (88). Host nation Japan won the third most gold medals (27).

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Which country never won an Olympic medal?

While many of those are small territories and island nations, some of the countries without a win are Libya, Madagascar, Rwanda, Sierra Leone and Somalia.

Can us pass China in gold medals?

But American teams then won gold medals in women’s basketball and women’s volleyball, and Jennifer Valente won the women’s omnium in track cycling, putting the United States into the lead by one.

Latest Medal Count ›

Latest Medal Count › China
38
32
18
Total 88

Which country has never won a Summer Olympic medal?

There are 72 countries that have never earned an Olympic medal. Some of the larger, more notable countries never to medal include Bolivia, Cambodia, Honduras, Nepal and Yemen.

Who won the 2000 Olympics?

The United States won the most medals overall with 93, as well as the most gold (37) medals. Host nation Australia finished the Games with 58 medals overall (16 gold, 25 silver, and 17 bronze).

Medal table.

Nation China (CHN)
Gold 28
Silver 16
Bronze 14
Total 58

Has Australia lost a war?

Over 100,000 Australians have lost their lives through war. … Australia’s history is different from that of many other nations in that since the first coming of the Europeans and their dispossession of the Aboriginals, Australia has not experienced a subsequent invasion; no war has since been fought on Australian soil.