What place was taken by Russia in the medal standings of the Olympic Games in London
Games XXX Summer Olympics in London ended on August 12, 2012, and on the same day were played the last set of awards Sports Forum. It was slightly lower than hoped for fans and sports experts are expected in the final table of the unofficial medal standings Russia.
Before the beginning of game experts believe that the Russian Olympians, if not compete with the undisputed favorites - Americans and Chinese, it will take place immediately after them. However, this has not happened - Russia has long chosen to place at the end of the top ten medal standings and won the fourth line in the summary table. The total number of awards won by our sportsmen (83) 10 has surpassed the result shown in the previous Olympic Games in Beijing. This is the third component of the London Games, only six units inferior collection, assembled in China by sportsmen. However, in the medal standings priority is quality awards, and in the UK Olympic team gold first places more than the Russians - 29 to 24. Most of the podium raised our athletes - in different disciplines of the sport, they have won 18 awards, eight of which were gold . The second most number of medals contributed gymnasts (8 medals), although the highest award has achieved only Aliya Mustafina. But at judokas of 5 medals were three highest order - the first eight days of games only Olympic sport discipline that brought Russian gold. And the most fruitful for the awards proved to be the penultimate for our countrymen, the 15th day of the forum. August 11 they have established a record of the London Olympic Games in the number of awards won 6 gold, 4 silver and 5 bronze medals. The Russian Olympic team was only 436 athletes, among which women have a slight advantage - 228 against 208. Approximately the same medal was distributed and contribute to the final result of the national team - "the weaker sex" has won 6 awards more (44 vs. 38), although the gold medals expense is equal to (12). Won a medal standings 2012 Olympics Americans - the US team total 104 awards, of which 46 are of the highest standard. Athletes from the Chinese national team 88 times took place on the podium, and in 38 cases it was his highest step. English 29 times become gold medalists, and the total number of awards collected by them is equal to 65.