2008 BEIJING OLYMPICS MEDAL LIST
(top 5 as of 1200 PM AUG 17 GMT +0800)
RANKINGNAME OF COUNTRYCODEGOLDSILVERBRONZETOTAL
02UNITED STATES *USA10182250
05AMERICAN MICHAEL PHELPS **AMP88
*. Medal count excludes medals of U.S. overseas territories like Puerto Rico, Guam, or American Samoa.
**. Just like what Puerto Rico is to the U.S. in terms of federal territorystate, American Michael Phelps, acts as an honored alienated U.S. citizen, is listed separated from the United States of America. ^^