China’s a rising power for 2012 medals upremacy

From the track and pool in recent days came strong signals that the USA’s long-standing Summer Olympics supremacy could be in serious jeopardy next year in London.

China — which finished a not-so-distant second to the USA in total medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics (the USA won 110, China 100) — is rising in the sports that Americans traditionally dominate, and beating the USA’s best along the way. Read more>>

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