Michael Phelps

Phelps through after scare

Michael Phelps, the 14-time gold medal winner, comes within 0.07 seconds of being eliminated from the men's 400m individual medley.

1 Jan 13

Team USA at the Olympics

1 London 2012 ranking

2 Beijing 2008 ranking

1896 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Swimming 16 9 6 RANK 1
Athletics 9 13 7 RANK 1
Gymnastics - Artistic 3 1 2 RANK 2
View the London 2012 medal table for United States