The end of the 2016 Rio Olympic has been marked with some exceptional performances which have been etched in the minds of people forever. The victory of Brazil over Germany to claim the mena��s football title has created history. The highly anticipated game was played in the Maracana Stadium with nearly 70,000 people in attendance.
The crowd which was 90% locals fumed and razed everytimeA� Germany made its advances in the game. The penalty kick by team captain Neymar was the ultimate goal of the match and led Brazil to its highly awaited victory in football. Neymar will now quit captaincy after giving the gold to the football crazy country.
The US womena��s basketball team registered its sixth consecutive victory in Olympics. Bolt has declared world domination as an athlete. He has set a mark which is very difficult to be touched by any human alive. He has achieved an incomparable feet of winning 100, 200 and 4X100 m sprints in the Olympics. The exceptional Jamaican athlete acknowledged his victory as, a�? I’ve proven to the world I’m the greatest. This is what I came here for. That’s what I’m doing. This is why I said this is my last Olympics — I can’t prove anything else.a�?
Another performance that is highly appreciated is given by American gymnast Simon Biles who claimed her third gold in Rio Olympics on Saturday by winning the vault event. Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar though ended on the fourth spot but has receieved appreciation for performing the a�?the vault of death Produnova.a�?
The games also had some incidents of doping which led to the barring of players which included a weightlifter from Kyrgyzstan, a swimmer from China, a cyclist from Brazil and canoeist from Moldovo. Since the not many doping incidents were reported the Rio games can be called a�?pretty clean.a�?
Spain’s Carolina Marin brought an end to the Chinese domination in badminton after winning gold in the womena��s singles against Indiaa��s PV Sindhu. Indian players PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik will be remembered for bringing home the medals with their brilliant performance.