On Thursday, Spain added the second gold medal for its participation in the Olympic Games in karate thanks to Sandra Sanchez, who won the kata final. With this medal, the Spanish delegation rises to 24th place in the standings in the medal table.
However, it must be kept in mind that the Spanish delegation took home two more medals, as the women’s water polo teams and the men’s football teams qualified for the finals.
The United States, with four golds, goes the distance with China
Regarding the medal table, the Chinese delegation continues to lead with 33 gold medals. On this day, he only added one, the Quan trampoline jump, which added twenty in the five jumps he made.
The United States, which ranked second in the medal table, excelled in reclaiming the distances with four medals on the same day for the Chinese delegation. Fighting, weight, pole and rowing allowed him to reach 29 gold medals. In the back, Japan with 21, Australia with 17, the Republic of China with 16, and the United Kingdom with 16, they put up a good fight.
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