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World Track & Field Championships – Final Medal Count

Portugal's Nelson Evora wins a Silver Medal at Berlin World Championships

Portugal's Nelson Evora wins a Silver Medal at Berlin World Championships in the triple jump

The United States came away as the big winners in the final medal count in the IAAF World Championships in Track and Field held in Berlin, but tiny Jamaica stole the show with Usain Bolt’s world records.

Following is the total medal count for each country.   Gold, Silver, Bronze and total number of medals:

UNITED STATES 10 6 6 22
JAMAICA 7 4 2 13
KENYA 4 5 2 11
RUSSIA 4 3 6 13
POLAND 2 4 2 8
GERMANY 2 3 4 9
ETHIOPIA 2 2 4 8
GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. 2 2 2 6
SOUTH AFRICA 2 1 0 3
AUSTRALIA 2 0 2 4
BAHRAIN 2 0 1 3
CUBA 1 4 1 6
PR OF CHINA 1 1 2 4
NORWAY 1 1 0 2
SPAIN 1 0 1 2
BARBADOS 1 0 0 1
CROATIA 1 0 0 1
NEW ZEALAND 1 0 0 1
SLOVENIA 1 0 0 1
FRANCE 0 1 2 3
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 0 1 2 3
BAHAMAS 0 1 1 2
JAPAN 0 1 1 2
CANADA 0 1 0 1
CYPRUS 0 1 0 1
CZECH REPUBLIC 0 1 0 1
ERITREA 0 1 0 1
IRELAND 0 1 0 1
PANAMA 0 1 0 1
PORTUGAL 0 1 0 1
PUERTO RICO 0 1 0 1
ESTONIA 0 0 1 1
MEXICO 0 0 1 1
QATAR 0 0 1 1
ROMANIA 0 0 1 1
SLOVAK REPUBLIC 0 0 1 1
TURKEY 0 0 1 1

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