The 2012 Olympic Games were hosted in London and witnessed 10768 athletes (5992 men, 4776 women) from 204 nations. The 30th Olympiads were held between July 27 and August 12. A total of 302 events were held in 26 sports, across 39 disciplines. It was in London Games when Michael Phelps became the most decorated Olympian of all-time winning his 22nd medal. USA topped the medal table with 104 podium finishes, including 46 gold medals, followed by China (38 gold, 91 overall) and Great Britain (29 gold, 17 silver, 19 bronze; 65 overall). India sent 83 athletes in London to compete in 13 sports. It was India's most impressive show in Olympics in terms of medal counts, having won a total of 6 medals (2 silver and 4 bronze). Shooter Vijay Kumar and wrestler Sushil Kumar bagged silver medals while shooter Gagan Narang, wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, female boxer Mary Kom and female shuttler Saina Nehwal settled for a bronze medal.