The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up

  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    1/11 The host nation closed out the Olympic Games with a ceremony plenty of samba stylings.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    2/11 In spite of the downpours, the Maracana showed its samba side as the Rio Olympics closing ceremony took on a distinctly Carnaval feel. Billed as a party to ‘clean the soul’, the night culminated in a festival of tropical music and dancing as the world’s g
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    3/11 In spite of the downpours, the Maracana showed its samba side as the Rio Olympics closing ceremony took on a distinctly Carnaval feel. Billed as a party to ‘clean the soul’, the night culminated in a festival of tropical music and dancing as the world’s g
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    4/11 In spite of the downpours, the Maracana showed its samba side as the Rio Olympics closing ceremony took on a distinctly Carnaval feel. Billed as a party to ‘clean the soul’, the night culminated in a festival of tropical music and dancing as the world’s g
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    5/11 Usain Bolt bows out on top having completed an unprecedented triple-triple. The World's Fastest Man completed another hat-trick of 100, 200 and 4x100 gold medals in Rio to add to his Beijing and London hauls.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    6/11 Usain Bolt bows out on top having completed an unprecedented triple-triple. The World's Fastest Man completed another hat-trick of 100, 200 and 4x100 gold medals in Rio to add to his Beijing and London hauls.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    7/11 The kings of men's basketball, Team USA, reined supreme once again in Rio, taking gold after comprehensively seeing off Serbia in the final.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    8/11 Brazil, led by Neymar, found some vindication two years after slumping to a devastating 7-1 World Cup defeat against Germany by beating Die Mannschaft on penalties in the Olympic final.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    9/11 Brazil, led by Neymar, found some vindication two years after slumping to a devastating 7-1 World Cup defeat against Germany by beating Die Mannschaft on penalties in the Olympic final.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    10/11 Simeone Biles shows off one of her four medals.
  • The Best Of The Olympic Closing Ceremony: Rio Wraps Up
    11/11 The Germany women's team ruled the footballing roost in Rio, edging out Sweden with a 2-1 win in the Maracana.