Rio Olympics 2016 Close With Spectacular Ceremony

Olympics | News18.com | August 22, 2016, 5:42 am
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A general view of the flag parade during the closing ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games at the Maracanã Stadium. (Getty Images)

A general view of the flag parade during the closing ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games at the Maracanã Stadium. (Getty Images)

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Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Brazil's national flag is projected onto the playing field as singers perform the country's national anthem. (Getty Images)

Brazil's national flag is projected onto the playing field as singers perform the country's national anthem. (Getty Images)

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Athletes parade during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Athletes parade during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Electronic music artist Kygo and singer-songwriter Julia Michaels perform the song 'Carry Me' during the Closing Ceremony. (Getty Images)

Electronic music artist Kygo and singer-songwriter Julia Michaels perform the song 'Carry Me' during the Closing Ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Athletes parade during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Athletes parade during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Team Great Britain hold up their shoes during the Closing Ceremony. (Getty Images)

Team Great Britain hold up their shoes during the Closing Ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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The Olympic flag is carried to the stage during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

The Olympic flag is carried to the stage during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

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International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (C) passes the Olympic flag to Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike (R) during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (C) passes the Olympic flag to Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike (R) during the closing ceremony. (Getty Images)