After failing to earn any medals on the first full day of competition at the Tokyo Summer Olympic games, the United States has jumped into second place on behind the People’s Republic of China the  second day of the games.

The number of countries who have earned a medal have nearly doubled from 19 on day one to 36 on day two.

Day 2 Medal Count:
People’s Republic of China – 11
United States – 10
ROC – 7
Japan – 6
Republic of Korea – 5
Italy – 5
Australia – 3
France – 3
Great Britain – 3
Hungary – 2
Tunisia – 2
Canada – 2
Netherlands – 2
Brazil – 2
Indonesia – 2
Serbia – 2
Chinese Taipei – 2
Germany – 2
Kazakhstan – 2
Turkey – 2
Ukraine – 2
Austria – 1
Ecuador – 1
Islamic Republic of Iran – 1
Kosovo – 1
Norway – 1
Thailand – 1
Uzbekistan – 1
Belgium – 1
Bulgaria – 1
Colombia – 1
Spain – 1
Georgia – 1
India – 1
Romania – 1
Estonia – 1
Israel – 1
Mexico – 1
Mongolia – 1
New Zealand – 1
Slovenia – 1
Switzerland – 1