Olympics 2016: Shinzo 'Super Mario' Abe steals the show at closing ceremony

Olympics 2016: Shinzo Super Mario Abe steals the show at closing ceremony

Pyrotechnics erupt during the closing ceremony in the Maracana stadium at Rio Olympics. AP


Fireworks explode above the Maracana stadium during the closing ceremony. AP


Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony of Rio Olympics 2016. Reuters


Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appeared in the stadium dressed as popular video game character Mario, tunnelling from Tokyo to Rio. Reuters


A projection is seen during the closing ceremony. Reuters


The city handed over the Olympic flag to Tokyo, site of the 2020 Summer Games,. Reuters

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Updated Date: Aug 22, 2016 18:08:34 IST

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