Photos from The Games

Nick Skelton wins gold in a jump-off in the individual showjumping event. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
Nick Skelton
Nick Skelton wins gold in a jump-off in the individual showjumping event. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
Mo Farah and two of his four Olympic gold medals. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Mo's double gold
Mo Farah and two of his four Olympic gold medals. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Tom Daley is devastated after crashing out in the semi finals of the 10m platform diving despite scoring an Olympic reocrd in the preliminary round. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Tom Daley's disappointment
Tom Daley is devastated after crashing out in the semi finals of the 10m platform diving despite scoring an Olympic reocrd in the preliminary round. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Helen Glover of Great Britain poses for photographs with Steve Backshall (C) and her family to celebrate after the medal ceremony for the women's pair, which she won with Heather Stanning. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)
Helen Glover and fiance Steve Backshall
Gold medalist Helen Glover of Great Britain poses for photographs with Steve Backshall (C) and her family to celebrate after the medal ceremony for the women's pair, which she won with Heather Stanning. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)
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Laura Trott and Jason Kenny set to wed
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Louis Smith set for the jungle?
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Greg Rutherford is set for Strictly
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Claudia Fragapane is head to Strictly
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Trampolinist Bryony Page is greeted by fans as Team GB's medal winners return to the UK from Rio on a specially chartered British Airways #VictoRIOus flight. (SWNS)
Jumping for joy
Trampolinist Bryony Page is greeted by fans as Team GB's medal winners return to the UK from Rio on a specially chartered British Airways #VictoRIOus flight. (SWNS)
Nicola Adams and Max Whitlock of Great Britain pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Show and tell
Nicola Adams and Max Whitlock of Great Britain pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Team GB athletes pose after arriving home at Heathrow Airport on August 23, 2016 in London, England. The 2016 British Olympic Team arrived back to Heathrow on a British Airways flight today having finished second in the medal table at the Rio Olympics. They totalled 67 medals including 27 Gold and 23 Silver in Great Britain's strongest Olympic performance in over a century. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
Touch down
Team GB athletes pose after arriving home at Heathrow Airport on August 23, 2016 in London, England. The 2016 British Olympic Team arrived back to Heathrow on a British Airways flight today having finished second in the medal table at the Rio Olympics. They totalled 67 medals including 27 Gold and 23 Silver in Great Britain's strongest Olympic performance in over a century. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
Liam Heath, Saskia Clark, Helen Glover, Heather Stanning, Alistair Brownlee, Callum Skinner, Katie Archibald, Giles Scott, Max Whitlock, Nicola Adams, Elinor Barker, Pete Reed and Adam Peaty pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Excess baggage!
Liam Heath, Saskia Clark, Helen Glover, Heather Stanning, Alistair Brownlee, Callum Skinner, Katie Archibald, Giles Scott, Max Whitlock, Nicola Adams, Elinor Barker, Pete Reed and Adam Peaty pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Heather Stanning and Helen Glover pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Rowers' delight
Heather Stanning and Helen Glover pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Pete Reed, Helen Glover, Max Whitlock, Nicola Adams and Katie Archibald pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Balancing act
Pete Reed, Helen Glover, Max Whitlock, Nicola Adams and Katie Archibald pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Jonathan Brownlee and Alistair Brownlee pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Brothers beyond
Jonathan Brownlee and Alistair Brownlee pose with their medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Hockey star Sam Queck poses with her gold medal in the flight deck on the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 at Galeao Airport on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Hockey pilot
Hockey star Sam Queck poses with her gold medal in the flight deck on the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 at Galeao Airport on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Members of the Great Britain Women's Hockey team during the Team GB flght back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Hockey stars
Members of the Great Britain Women's Hockey team during the Team GB flght back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Triathlete Alistair Brownlee and sprint canoeist Liam Heath chat during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Olympic champ chat
Triathlete Alistair Brownlee and sprint canoeist Liam Heath chat during the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Boxer Nicola Adams on the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Boxing clever
Boxer Nicola Adams on the Team GB flight back from Rio on British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Giselle Ansley, Lilly Owsley, Laura Unsworth and Sophie Bray on the Team GB flight back from Rio on a British Airways flight on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Hockey queens
Giselle Ansley, Lilly Owsley, Laura Unsworth and Sophie Bray on the Team GB flight back from Rio on a British Airways flight on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Gymnast Max Whitlock poses with his medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Mighty Max
Gymnast Max Whitlock poses with his medals during the Team GB flight back from Rio. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Swimmer Adam Peaty poses with his medals in the flight deck on the Team GB flight back from Rio on a British Airways flight at Galeao Airport on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Captain fantastic
Swimmer Adam Peaty poses with his medals in the flight deck on the Team GB flight back from Rio on a British Airways flight at Galeao Airport on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Max Whitlock of Great Britain taks a picture of Helen Glover and a member of the crew during the Team GB flight back from Rio on a British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
Smile!
Max Whitlock of Great Britain taks a picture of Helen Glover and a member of the crew during the Team GB flight back from Rio on a British Airways flight BA2016 on August 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images for British Airways)
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Mo Farah displays his two medals won at Rio 2016 for the 5k and 10k races, repeating his feat of London 2012. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Mo town!
Mo Farah displays his two medals won at Rio 2016 for the 5k and 10k races, repeating his feat of London 2012. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Adam Peaty celebrates securing Britain's first Rio 2016 gold in the 100m breaststroke. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)
Winning moment
Adam Peaty celebrates securing Britain's first Rio 2016 gold in the 100m breaststroke. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)
Tom Daley embraces Dan Goodfellow following a well-fought bronze medal in the synchronised 10m platform. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Celebratory swim
Tom Daley embraces Dan Goodfellow following a well-fought bronze medal in the synchronised 10m platform. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Asha Philip, Desiree Henry, Dina Asher-Smith and Daryll Neita celebrate after winning bronze in the 4x100m relay final. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Jumping for joy
Asha Philip, Desiree Henry, Dina Asher-Smith and Daryll Neita celebrate after winning bronze in the 4x100m relay final. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Louis Smith wins silver to his team-mates gold on the men's pommel horse. The Brit was desperate to take the top step of the podium after taking a bit of time out after London 2012 but then making the decision to return to try to win gold. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Close but no cigar
Louis Smith wins silver to his team-mates gold on the men's pommel horse. The Brit was desperate to take the top step of the podium after taking a bit of time out after London 2012 but then making the decision to return to try to win gold. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Nicola Adams is the only woman to have won consecutive golds at the Olmypic boxing – the women's event only started in London 2012 so that's cheating a bit but the inaugural winner defended her title. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
Boxing day
Nicola Adams is the only woman to have won consecutive golds at the Olmypic boxing – the women's event only started in London 2012 so that's cheating a bit but the inaugural winner defended her title. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
Track cyclists Laura Trott and Jason Kenny are taking five gold medals home between them. Their upcoming wedding speeches should prove eventful! (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Love match
Track cyclists Laura Trott and Jason Kenny are taking five gold medals home between them. Their upcoming wedding speeches should prove eventful! (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
GB hockey women enthralled nine million TV viewers with their heroics in winning gold in a penalty shoot-out against the Dutch. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Golden girls
GB hockey women enthralled nine million TV viewers with their heroics in winning gold in a penalty shoot-out against the Dutch. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Team GB's youngest athlete Amy Tinkler comes away from the Rio Olympic Games with a bronze medal on the floor, weeks after finishing her GCSEs. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Tinks on the brink
Team GB's youngest athlete Amy Tinkler comes away from the Rio Olympic Games with a bronze medal on the floor, weeks after finishing her GCSEs. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
After swimming for two hours, open-water swimmer Jack Burnell is disqualified metres from the finish line. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Conspiracy theory
After swimming for two hours, open-water swimmer Jack Burnell is disqualified metres from the finish line. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Ashley McKenzie is defeated on Day 1 by Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan in the men's -60 kg judo. A distraught McKenzie was later photographed on the floor and inconsolable in the corridor follwing his exit from the event. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Judoka takes a tumble
Ashley McKenzie is defeated on Day 1 by Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan in the men's -60 kg judo. A distraught McKenzie was later photographed on the floor and inconsolable in the corridor follwing his exit from the event. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Despite receiving the same time as Frenchman Christoph Lemaitre, Adam Gemili is designated fourht place in the 200m final. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
It's not Adam's evening
Despite receiving the same time as Frenchman Christoph Lemaitre, Adam Gemili is designated fourht place in the 200m final. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
I hope they didn't blow the entire fireworks budget at the opening ceremony in Rio. (Getty)
Rio opening ceremony 2016
I hope they didn't blow the entire fireworks budget at the opening ceremony in Rio. (Getty)
Tom Daley hugs his coach Jane Figueiredo after failing to make the final of the men's 10m platform final. In the preliminary round, Daley had scored an Olympic record. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Down and out
Tom Daley hugs his coach Jane Figueiredo after failing to make the final of the men's 10m platform final. In the preliminary round, Daley had scored an Olympic record. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Martyn Rooney competes in the first round of the men's 4x400m relay but the team was later disqualified in the semin finals by officials after an apparent infringement. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Out for the count
Martyn Rooney competes in the first round of the men's 4x400m relay but the team was later disqualified in the semin finals by officials after an apparent infringement. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
You wait years for a British gymnastics Olympic gold medal and then two come along at once. Max Whitlock wins gold in the floor and pommel horse finals, and making history while he's at it. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Double trouble
You wait years for a British gymnastics Olympic gold medal and then two come along at once. Max Whitlock wins gold in the floor and pommel horse finals, and making history while he's at it. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Jade Jones defends her Olympic title after defeating Eva Calvo Gomez of Spain during the women's -57kg taekwondo contest. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Fight club
Jade Jones defends her Olympic title after defeating Eva Calvo Gomez of Spain during the women's -57kg taekwondo contest. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
It's gold for Jack Laugher and Chris Mears in the men's diving synchronised 3m springboard final. Seven years ago Mears was given a five per cent chance of survivng following a life threatening illness. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Diving in
It's gold for Jack Laugher and Chris Mears in the men's diving synchronised 3m springboard final. Seven years ago Mears was given a five per cent chance of survivng following a life threatening illness. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Bryony Page is overcome after winning a silver medal at the women's individual trampolining event. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
Bouncing back
Bryony Page is overcome after winning a silver medal at the women's individual trampolining event. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
Andy Murray is overcome after defending his Olympic following a titanic battle against Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Tennis ace
Andy Murray is overcome after defending his Olympic following a titanic battle against Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
After a fantastic start Team GB rugby sevens women miss out on a medal coming in a painful fourth after losing to Canada in the bronze-medal match. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Floored
After a fantastic start Team GB rugby sevens women miss out on a medal coming in a painful fourth after losing to Canada in the bronze-medal match. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis win an unexpected bronze medal after beating Wei Hong and Biao Chai of China in the men's doubles badminton. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
Flight of fancy
Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis win an unexpected bronze medal after beating Wei Hong and Biao Chai of China in the men's doubles badminton. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
A devastated Lutalo Muhammad (r) realises he's lost the gold medal in the last second of his taekwondo fight. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
Seconds out
A devastated Lutalo Muhammad (r) realises he's lost the gold medal in the last second of his taekwondo fight. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 20: Neymar of Brazil celebrates scoring the winning penalty in the penalty shoot out during the Men's Football Final between Brazil and Germany at the Maracana Stadium on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Brazil v Germany
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 20: Neymar of Brazil celebrates scoring the winning penalty in the penalty shoot out during the Men's Football Final between Brazil and Germany at the Maracana Stadium on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Yellena Isinbaeva of Russia competes in the women's pole vault final at the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Yelena Isinbaeva at the 2013 World Championships
Yellena Isinbaeva of Russia competes in the women's pole vault final at the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
IPC President Sir Philip Craven speaks onstage during a press conference concerning Russian Athletes and the Paralympics at the Rio Media Center on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)
Philip Craven, IPC president
IPC President Sir Philip Craven speaks onstage during a press conference concerning Russian Athletes and the Paralympics at the Rio Media Center on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)
Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby has allegedly been sent home after refusing to shake the hand of his Israeli opponent. Or Sasson (in white) beat Shehaby in the Round of 32 but the loser was roundly booed by the crowd after the snub, a particular a no-no in the etiquette of judo. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Shake it off
Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby has allegedly been sent home after refusing to shake the hand of his Israeli opponent. Or Sasson (in white) beat Shehaby in the Round of 32 but the loser was roundly booed by the crowd after the snub, a particular a no-no in the etiquette of judo. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Justin Gatlin of USA celebrates winning the silver medal in the men's 100m final but boos echoed around the stadium every time the sprinter appeared – the athlete has twice been banned for doping offences. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)
Pantomime villain
Justin Gatlin of USA celebrates winning the silver medal in the men's 100m final but boos echoed around the stadium every time the sprinter appeared – the athlete has twice been banned for doping offences. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)
<p>Yang Sun of China totally embraced his villain staus waving and smiling to the crowd despite boos over his inclusion. The man from China had served a surprise three-month doping ban in May, which cleared the way for him to compete in the Rio Games. Here he celebrates winning the final of the men's 200m freestyle. Not a popular winner. (Photo by Xavier Laine/Getty Images)</p>
Sun sets

Yang Sun of China totally embraced his villain staus waving and smiling to the crowd despite boos over his inclusion. The man from China had served a surprise three-month doping ban in May, which cleared the way for him to compete in the Rio Games. Here he celebrates winning the final of the men's 200m freestyle. Not a popular winner. (Photo by Xavier Laine/Getty Images)

Hope Solo hardly endeared herself to the Brazilians even before she'd arrived in Rio to compete with the US football team. The goalkeeper Tweeted a photo revealing over-the-top precautions against the Zika virus. She apologised but was contiually booed throughout the tournament in which favourites Team USA were knocked out on penalties by Sweden. Solo apologised again after not taking that loss very well and calling Sweden 'a bunch of cowards'. (Photo by Celso Junior/Getty Images)
Going solo
Hope Solo hardly endeared herself to the Brazilians even before she'd arrived in Rio to compete with the US football team. The goalkeeper Tweeted a photo revealing over-the-top precautions against the Zika virus. She apologised but was contiually booed throughout the tournament in which favourites Team USA were knocked out on penalties by Sweden. Solo apologised again after not taking that loss very well and calling Sweden 'a bunch of cowards'. (Photo by Celso Junior/Getty Images)
Ryan Lochte of the United States has been in the news for all the wrong reasons after a debacle in a petrol station resulted in an apology from the gold-medal winning swimmer. An alleged robbery stemmed from a drunken night out for the swim team, which soon escalated. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Making waves
Ryan Lochte of the United States has been in the news for all the wrong reasons after a debacle in a petrol station resulted in an apology from the gold-medal winning swimmer. An alleged robbery stemmed from a drunken night out for the swim team, which soon escalated. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Silver medallist, Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos celebrates after competing during the Men's Canoe Single 1000m Final A.
Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos - Silver - Canoe
Silver medallist, Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos celebrates after competing during the Men's Canoe Single 1000m Final A.
Poliana Okimoto at the marathon swimming women's podium after securing bronze.
Poliana Okimoto - Bronze - Marathon swimming
Poliana Okimoto at the marathon swimming women's podium after securing bronze.
Felipe Wu celebrates after winning the silver medal in the 10m Air Pistol Men's Finals on Day 1.
Felipe Wu - Silver - Pistol
Felipe Wu celebrates after winning the silver medal in the 10m Air Pistol Men's Finals on Day 1.
Arthur Zanetti salutes during the national anthem on the podium at the medal ceremony for Men's Rings.
Arthur Zanetti - Silver - Men's rings
Arthur Zanetti salutes during the national anthem on the podium at the medal ceremony for Men's Rings.
Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos stands on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's Canoe Single 200m event at the Lagoa Stadium having earned a silver medal
Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos - Silver - Canoe
Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos stands on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's Canoe Single 200m event at the Lagoa Stadium having earned a silver medal
Diego Hypolito and Arthur Mariano celebrate winning silver and bronze respectively after the Men's Floor Exercise Final on Day 9 of the 2016 Olympic Games.
Diego Hypolito & Arthur Mariano - Silver & Bronze - Men's floor exercise
Diego Hypolito and Arthur Mariano celebrate winning silver and bronze respectively after the Men's Floor Exercise Final on Day 9 of the 2016 Olympic Games.
Mayra Aguiar ocelebrates after defeating Yalennis Castillo of Cuba during the women's -78kg bronze medal judo contest.
Mayra Aguiar - Bronze - Judo
Mayra Aguiar ocelebrates after defeating Yalennis Castillo of Cuba during the women's -78kg bronze medal judo contest.
Over 100kg bronze medallist, Rafael Silva during the medal ceremony.
Rafael Silva - Bronze - Judo
Over 100kg bronze medallist, Rafael Silva during the medal ceremony.
Barbara Seixas and Agatha Bednarczuk won silver in their Beach Volleyball competition.
Barbara Seixas & Agatha Bednarczuk - Silver - Beach Volleyball
Barbara Seixas and Agatha Bednarczuk won silver in their Beach Volleyball competition.
Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze celebrate following the Women's 49er FX race at the Marina da Gloria on Day 13 of the 2016 Rio Games
Martine Grael & Kahena Kunze - Gold - Sailing
Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze celebrate following the Women's 49er FX race at the Marina da Gloria on Day 13 of the 2016 Rio Games
Bruno Schmidt and Alison Cerutti won gold in the Men's Beach Volleyball match against Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo of Italy at the Beach Volleyball Arena.
Bruno Schmidt & Alison Cerutti - Gold - Beach Volleyball
Bruno Schmidt and Alison Cerutti won gold in the Men's Beach Volleyball match against Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo of Italy at the Beach Volleyball Arena.
Andre De Grasse and Usain Bolt yuck it up as they cross the finish line in the 200 metres semi-final at the Rio Games. (Getty)
De Grasse and Bolt
Andre De Grasse and Usain Bolt yuck it up as they cross the finish line in the 200 metres semi-final at the Rio Games. (Getty)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Neymar of Brazil celebrates scoring the first Brazil goal during the Men's Semifinal Football match between Brazil and Honduras at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Neymar of Brazil celebrates
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Neymar of Brazil celebrates scoring the first Brazil goal during the Men's Semifinal Football match between Brazil and Honduras at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Neymar of Brazil reacts during the Men's Semifinal Football match between Brazil and Honduras at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Neymar of Brazil
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Neymar of Brazil reacts during the Men's Semifinal Football match between Brazil and Honduras at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Neymar of Brazil in action during the Men's Semifinal Football match between Brazil and Honduras at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Neymar of Brazil
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 17: Neymar of Brazil in action during the Men's Semifinal Football match between Brazil and Honduras at Maracana Stadium on Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Jason Kenny of Great Britain celebrates with girlfriend, cycling gold medalist Laura Trott of Great Britain, after the Men's Keirin Finals race.
Kenny+Trott
Gold medalist Jason Kenny of Great Britain celebrates with girlfriend, cycling gold medalist Laura Trott of Great Britain, after the Men's Keirin Finals race.
Laura Trott of Great Britain celebrates victory in the Women's Omnium
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Laura Trott of Great Britain celebrates victory in the Women's Omnium
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Chad Ho of South Africa competes in the Men's 10km Marathon Swim on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Fort Copacabana on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Men's 10km Marathon Swim
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Chad Ho of South Africa competes in the Men's 10km Marathon Swim on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Fort Copacabana on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Swimmers prepare for the Men's 10km Marathon Swim on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Fort Copacabana on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Men's 10km Marathon Swim
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Swimmers prepare for the Men's 10km Marathon Swim on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Fort Copacabana on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Giles Scott of Great Britain celebrates winning the gold medal in the Finn class on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Marina da Gloria on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Giles Scott of Great Britain celebrates winning the gold medal in the Finn class on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Marina da Gloria on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 14: Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the Men's 100 meter semifinal on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 14: Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the Men's 100 meter semifinal on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
American Maurice Greene runs during the Men's 100m Event for the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
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American Maurice Greene runs during the Men's 100m Event for the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
Jamaica's Usain Bolt strikes a pose after winning the gold medal in the 100 meters at the 2012 London Olympics.
He does it again! Bold does the double in London
Jamaica's Usain Bolt strikes a pose after winning the gold medal in the 100 meters at the 2012 London Olympics.
Bolt completes his hat-trick of 100m Olympic titles beating former champion Justin Gatlin into second place
Bolt wins for the third Games in a row in Rio
Bolt completes his hat-trick of 100m Olympic titles beating former champion Justin Gatlin into second place
1980 Olympic Games, Moscow, USSR, Men's 100 Metres, Great Britain's gold medal winner Alan Wells waves as he stands on the podium with Cuban silver medallist Silvio Tartabull (left) and Bulgaria's bronze medallist Peter Petrov (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)
Briton Alan Wells takes gold in Moscow
1980 Olympic Games, Moscow, USSR, Men's 100 Metres, Great Britain's gold medal winner Alan Wells waves as he stands on the podium with Cuban silver medallist Silvio Tartabull (left) and Bulgaria's bronze medallist Peter Petrov (Photo by Bob Thomas/Getty Images)
American Carl Lewis raises his arms to the sky after crossing the finishing line at the Los Angeles Olympics.
Carl Lewis takes top honours in Los Angeles, 1984
American Carl Lewis raises his arms to the sky after crossing the finishing line at the Los Angeles Olympics.
Canadian gold medal winner Ben Johnson stands on the podium with USA silver medallist Carl Lewis (left) and Great Britain's Linford Christie who took bronze, Johnson was later disqualified for failing a drugs test.
Disgraced sprinter Ben Johnson on the podium in Seoul, South Korea
Canadian gold medal winner Ben Johnson stands on the podium with USA silver medallist Carl Lewis (left) and Great Britain's Linford Christie who took bronze, Johnson was later disqualified for failing a drugs test.
Linford Christie crosses the finish line to win the gold medal at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona.
Christie takes gold in Barcelona
Linford Christie crosses the finish line to win the gold medal at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona.
Justin Gatlin wins the gold medal in the Mens 100M at the Athens Olympics in 2004.
Justin Gatlin wins in Athens, 2004
Justin Gatlin wins the gold medal in the Mens 100M at the Athens Olympics in 2004.
Nick Dempsey celebrates winning the silver medal in the Men's RS:X class on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Games
19:02: - Nick Dempsey, Windsurfing - Silver
Nick Dempsey celebrates winning the silver medal in the Men's RS:X class on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Games
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 12: Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates after defeating Steve Johnson of the United States 6-0, 4-6, 7-6 (2) in the Men's Singles Quarterfinal on Day 7 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Tennis Centre on August 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 12: Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates after defeating Steve Johnson of the United States 6-0, 4-6, 7-6 (2) in the Men's Singles Quarterfinal on Day 7 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Tennis Centre on August 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Can Usain Bolt enhance his legacy at Rio 2016? (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Shhh
Can Usain Bolt enhance his legacy at Rio 2016? (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt is honoured at London 2012 by having his image projected onto the Houses of Parliament during the closing ceremony. (Photo by Buda Mendes/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Honour bound
Usain Bolt is honoured at London 2012 by having his image projected onto the Houses of Parliament during the closing ceremony. (Photo by Buda Mendes/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt manages to do the almost impossible, and keep the media on side. On entering a press conference at Rio 2106 to a smattering of applause from the journalists – unheard of in itself – he stopped and said, "No, no, you'll have to do better than that" to much laughter and an increased level of appreciation. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Media mogul
Usain Bolt manages to do the almost impossible, and keep the media on side. On entering a press conference at Rio 2106 to a smattering of applause from the journalists – unheard of in itself – he stopped and said, "No, no, you'll have to do better than that" to much laughter and an increased level of appreciation. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt celebrates after winning gold in the men's 200m final with his now famous signature move – the lightning bolt. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
The Lightning Bolt
Usain Bolt celebrates after winning gold in the men's 200m final with his now famous signature move – the lightning bolt. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Despite all his antics on the tracks Bolt appears to be very much liked amongst his competitors. Here he puts his arm on the shoulder of Christophe Lemaitre of France after his men's 200m semi finals at London 2012. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Mates rates
Despite all his antics on the tracks Bolt appears to be very much liked amongst his competitors. Here he puts his arm on the shoulder of Christophe Lemaitre of France after his men's 200m semi finals at London 2012. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt does things his own way, taking this press conference in his own inimitable style. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
So laid back he's horizontal
Usain Bolt does things his own way, taking this press conference in his own inimitable style. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
A member of the media knocks the world's fastest ever human to the ground after losing control of his segueway. A surprised Usain got to his feet, dusted himself down and shrugged off the incident, and continued his celebrations while viewers held their breath. You had one job... (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images for IAAF)
Out for the count
A member of the media knocks the world's fastest ever human to the ground after losing control of his segueway. A surprised Usain got to his feet, dusted himself down and shrugged off the incident, and continued his celebrations while viewers held their breath. You had one job... (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images for IAAF)
Usain Bolt proudly carries the Jamaica flag at the London 2012 opening ceremony. He loves his country but spends a lot of time during the European athletics season, in London. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Flag bearer
Usain Bolt proudly carries the Jamaica flag at the London 2012 opening ceremony. He loves his country but spends a lot of time during the European athletics season, in London. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt poses on the podium in front of fans at the London 2012 Olympics. The Jamaican embraces his fan-following and here he's seen celebrating winning the gold medal for the men's 4 x 100m relay. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Fan favourite
Usain Bolt poses on the podium in front of fans at the London 2012 Olympics. The Jamaican embraces his fan-following and here he's seen celebrating winning the gold medal for the men's 4 x 100m relay. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt also broke the world record in his favoured event, the 200m. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)
World domination
Usain Bolt also broke the world record in his favoured event, the 200m. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)
Usain Bolt kisses his golden shoes after winning the men's 100m final at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Bolt clocked a new world record time of 9.69 seconds with seeming ease. (Photo by Getty Images)
Golden boot
Usain Bolt kisses his golden shoes after winning the men's 100m final at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Bolt clocked a new world record time of 9.69 seconds with seeming ease. (Photo by Getty Images)
Usain Bolt obliterates the field in the final of the 100m at the Beijing 2008 Olympics. Spectators knew he was something special when he appeared to beat all comers with humour as well as ease. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Bolt from the blue
Usain Bolt obliterates the field in the final of the 100m at the Beijing 2008 Olympics. Spectators knew he was something special when he appeared to beat all comers with humour as well as ease. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Juan del Potro bounces off whatever that green substance is at the Olympic diving venue. Just kidding. He falls to the court in glee after defeating Rafael Nadal in the Olympic men's tennis semi-final. (Getty Images)
Juan del Potro
Juan del Potro bounces off whatever that green substance is at the Olympic diving venue. Just kidding. He falls to the court in glee after defeating Rafael Nadal in the Olympic men's tennis semi-final. (Getty Images)
TeamGB gold
TeamGB gold
TeamGB gold

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