The United States of America have toppled China from the medals table. The USA achieved the feat by winning gold in the Women’s 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay.
The USA has 11 gold medals as against China’s 10.
In the football event, hosts Brazil finally found their scoring boots as they put four goals past Denmark. Two goals from Gabriel Barbosa, one goal apiece from Gabriel Jesus and Luan was all they needed to claim top spot in Group A.
However, Brazil’s South American rivals Argentina crashed out from the football event as they could only manage third spot in Group D. Defending Champions Mexico were also knocked out.
230 medals have been won by 51 countries.