Rio Olympics 2016: Closing ceremony at Maracana stadium, Japan to host next Olympic games in 2020

22 August 2016, 07:54 AM
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The Rio 2016 Olympics has finally reached its concluding stages as the closing ceremony is set to get underway on Monday in Rio. The closing ceremony will be held at the famous Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro. India with 2 medals, finished at the 67th spot while the USA claimed 121 medals to finish at the top followed by Great Britain and China at second and third respectively. Japan to host next Olympic games in 2020 in Tokyo.

Wrestler Sakshi Malik, who ended India's wait for a medal in Rio, will carry the national flag at the ceremony.

 

Final Rio 2016 Olympics medals table-

Country Gold-Silver-Bronze Total

United States 46 37 38 121
Great Britain 27 23 17 67
China 26 18 26 70
Russia 19 18 19 56
Germany 17 10 15 42
Japan 12 8 21 41
France 10 18 14 42
South Korea 9 3 9 21
Italy 8 12 8 28
Australia 8 11 10 29
Netherlands 8 7 4 19
Hungary 8 3 4 15
Brazil 7 6 6 19
Spain 7 4 6 17
Kenya 6 6 1 13
Jamaica 6 3 2 11
Croatia 5 3 2 10
Cuba 5 2 4 11
New Zealand 4 9 5 18
Canada 4 3 15 22
Uzbekistan 4 2 7 13
Kazakhstan 3 5 9 17
Colombia 3 2 3 8
Switzerland 3 2 2 7
Iran 3 1 4 8
Greece 3 1 2 6
Argentina 3 1 0 4
Denmark 2 6 7 15
Sweden 2 6 3 11
South Africa 2 6 2 10
Ukraine 2 5 4 11
Serbia 2 4 2 8
Poland 2 3 6 11
North Korea 2 3 2 7
Belgium 2 2 2 6
Thailand 2 2 2 6
Slovakia 2 2 0 4
Georgia 2 1 4 7
Azerbaijan 1 7 10 18
Belarus 1 4 4 9
Turkey 1 3 4 8
Armenia 1 3 0 4
Czech Republic 1 2 7 10
Ethiopia 1 2 5 8
Slovenia 1 2 1 4.
Indonesia 1 2 0 3
Romania 1 1 3 5
Bahrain 1 1 0 2
Vietnam 1 1 0 2
Taiwan 1 0 2 3
Independent 1 0 1 2
Bahamas 1 0 1 2
Ivory Coast 1 0 1 2
Fiji 1 0 0 1
Jordan 1 0 0 1
Kosovo 1 0 0 1
Puerto Rico 1 0 0 1
Singapore 1 0 0 1
Tajikistan 1 0 0 1
Malaysia 0 4 1 5
Mexico 0 3 2 5
Algeria 0 2 0 2
Ireland 0 2 0 2
Lithuania 0 1 3 4
Bulgaria 0 1 2 3
Venezuela 0 1 2 3
India 0 1 1 2
Mongolia 0 1 1 2
Burundi 0 1 0 1
Grenada 0 1 0 1
Niger 0 1 0 1
Philippines 0 1 0 1
Qatar 0 1 0 1
Norway 0 0 4 4
Egypt 0 0 3 3
Tunisia 0 0 3 3
Israel 0 0 2 2
Austria 0 0 1 1
Dominican Republic 0 0 1 1
Estonia 0 0 1 1
Finland 0 0 1 1
Moldova 0 0 1 1
Morocco 0 0 1 1
Nigeria 0 0 1 1
Portugal 0 0 1 1
Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 1 1
United Arab Emirates 0 0 1 1.

First Published: Monday, August 22, 2016 04:37 AM
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