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Olympics Day 13 - Volleyball

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Team United States celebrates after defeating Korea during the Women's Volleyball semifinal match on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at Earls Court on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Battle of the sexes: U.S. men vs. U.S. women

August 13, 2012

This is the first Olympic Games in which the U.S. sent more women than men (269 compared with 261), and that move paid off: U.S. women won 58 medals in London to the men’s 45 (plus one medal in tennis mixed doubles). Here’s our sport-by-sport analysis of who won the gender war. --By Pauline Vu, Yahoo! Sports