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Rio Olympics: Closing ceremony

Updated 10:16 PM ET, Sun August 21, 2016
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People wave flags from Brazil, the United States and Colombia during the Olympics closing ceremony at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, August 21. Jae C. Hong/AP
Samba dancers perform in the "Cidade Maravilhosa" segment of the ceremony. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Fireworks explode over the stadium. Buda Mendes/Getty Images
Members of the Australian delegation take a selfie. Brendan Moran/Sportsfile/Getty Images
The cauldron that held the Olympic flame is seen after the flame was extinguished. MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes cast shadows as they wave flags. David Goldman/AP
Dancers perform during the ceremony. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Singer Mariene de Castro performs in front of the Olympic Cauldron before the flame was extinguished. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
The Olympic flag is lowered. LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrives on stage. Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Olympics. MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Artists perform during the closing ceremony. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
The words "thank you" are projected in Portuguese and Japanese. GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images
A dancer is seen up close during the ceremony. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Brazilian singer Lenine performs during the "Recognition of the Volunteers." ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images
From left, men's marathon silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa of Ethiopia, gold medalist Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya and bronze medalist Galen Rupp of the United States are seen on a giant screen as they stand on the podium during the closing ceremony. GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes parade during the ceremony. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Dancers perform the "Bringing Clay to Life" routine. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Dancers perform the "Lace Making" routine. Patrick Smith/Getty Images South America/Getty Images
Athletes walk through the stadium. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Jackie Briggs from the United States wears Olympic ring sunglasses. David Goldman/AP
Dancers perform during the closing ceremony. ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images
Singer-songwriter Julia Michaels and electronic music artist Kygo perform the song "Carry Me." Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Members of Team Great Britain hold up their illuminated shoes. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
Athletes wearing illuminated shoes march during the closing ceremony. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes shield themselves from the rain. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images South America/Getty Images
Dancers perform during the event. ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes wear plastic raincoats. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes from Japan march during the "Heroes of the Games" segment. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Team Great Britain celebrates during the "Heroes of the Games" segment. David Ramos/Getty Images
Athletes enter the stadium. Charlie Riedel/AP
Spectators watch the closing ceremony. ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images
US gymnast Simone Biles holds the American flag. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Dancers perform in the "Olympic Wings" segment of the event. Patrick Smith/Getty Images
A dancer performs during the closing ceremony. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
A spectator takes pictures of the fireworks. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Children sing the national anthem of Brazil. Patrick Smith/Getty Images
The International Olympic Committee flag waves in the stadium. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images