Rio Olympics 2016 concludes with US on top

09:36 AM | 22 Aug, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016 concludes with US on top
RIO DE JANEIRO (News Desk) - Olympic Games Rio 2016 have ended in Rio de Janeiro with a colourful closing ceremony. A beautiful firework was also displayed on the occasion.

The  United States remained top at the medal table with 121 medals including 46 gold, 37 silver and 38 bronze followed by Great Britain with 67 medals including 27 gold, 23 silver and 17 bronze.

China remained at third position securing 70 medals including 26 gold, 18 silver and 26 bronze. Russia was at the fourth position with 19 gold, 18 silver and 19 bronze medals.

The Olympic Games were held in 33 different places of Brazil where more than eleven thousand athletes of 205 countries participated in the event.


Next Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo in 2020. Olympic flag has been handed over to Tokyo, the next Olympic city.