“If the Rio de Janeiro Olympics were held today, the United States would win the most medals — and the most golds. And American swimmer Michael Phelps would collect five more gold medals and a bronze, bringing his overall total to 28 with a career gold-medal haul of 23.” So starts an Associated Press report on research by number-cruncher Simon Gleave. There’ll also be four golds for Katie Ledecky (USA) and three golds a silver for Emily Seebohm (AUS), both swimmers who would doubtless wish it was that simple
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