The closing ceremony saw plenty of performances and some inspiring words by the men who matter. The 2016 edition of Olympic Games were declared closed by IOC chief Thomas Bach after a colourful closing ceremony at the iconic Maracana.
Will declared Rio Olympics Open 2016?
The Games were officially opened by Acting President of Brazil Michel Temer.
2016 Summer Olympics opening ceremony.
|Date||5 August 2016|
|Location||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Coordinates||22°54′44″S 43°13′49″WCoordinates: 22°54′44″S 43°13′49″W|
|Filmed by||OBS on behalf of Rede Globo|
|Participants||207 delegations +12,000 athletes + 4,000 background performers|
Who won India’s first medal at Rio Olympics 2016?
India left Rio de Janeiro with only two medals. These medals were awarded only to female athletes for the first time in history, a silver to badminton player P. V. Sindhu in the women’s singles, and a bronze to freestyle wrestler Sakshi Malik in the women’s 58 kg.
Where was the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics 2016 held?
How many medals won in 2016 Olympics?
The United States has won the most medals at the Tokyo Olympics and will be the only country to take home more than 100.
Latest Medal Count ›
|Latest Medal Count ›||United States|
How many medals did Rio Olympics win in 2016?
The 2016 Summer Olympic program featured 28 sports with 41 disciplines, and a total of 306 events, tentatively resulting in 306 medal sets to be distributed. Athletes from 87 countries won medals, and 59 of them won at least one gold medal.
|NOC||Independent Olympic Athletes (IOA)|