Rio 2016: From Usain Bolt's thunderous runs to Fiji's first gold, best moments of the Olympics

Right from brilliant individual performances to Olympic spirit, the games witnessed many memorable moments. Lets take a look at the best bits of Rio Olympics.

FP Sports August 22, 2016 12:59:50 IST
Rio 2016: From Usain Bolt's thunderous runs to Fiji's first gold, best moments of the Olympics
Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

This photo shows why Usain Bolt is way ahead of his cotemporaries in sprinting arena. The maestro bid adieu to Olympics as he won 3 gold medals for Jamaica. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Fiji made Olympic history by securing their first-ever medal by winning gold in the rugby sevens final against Great Britain. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

One of the most decorated Olympian Michael Phelps bid goodbye to Olympics. He won 5 gold medals and 1 silver at Rio. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Rio Olympics saw one of its huge upset as top ranked tennis player Novak Djokovic lost to Juan Martín del Potro in the first round. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Rio games witnessed the great Olympic spirit as Nikki Hamblin of New Zealand stopped running during the race to help fellow competitor Abbey D'Agostino of USA after D'Agostino fell down while competing in the Round 1 of Women's 5000m. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Shaunae Miller of Bahamas throws herself across the finish line to win the gold in Women's 400m Final ahead of Allyson Felix of USA at Rio Olympics. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Katie Ledecky of USA competes on her way to winning the gold in Women's 800m Freestyle Final and setting a new world record. Ledecky grabbed four gold medals and 1 silver at Rio Olympics. Reuters

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

United States' Simone Biles performs on the floor during the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final. She was one of the highlights of Olympics as she won 4 gold medals and 1 bronze. AP

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Joint silver medalists, Michael Phelps of United States, Chad Guy Bertrand le Clos of South Africa, Laszlo Cseh of Hungary and gold medalist Joseph Schooling of Singapore celebrate on the podium during the medals ceremony in the Men's 100m Butterfly Final of Rio Olympics. Getty Images

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

Neymar scored the winning penalty against Germany that helped Brazil clinch their first football gold medal at Rio Olympics. Getty Images

Rio 2016 From Usain Bolts thunderous runs to Fijis first gold best moments of the Olympics

The coach of Mandakhnaran Ganzorig of Mongolia stands undressed as he protests after the Men's Freestyle 65 kg Bronze match against Ikhtiyor Navruzov of Uzbekistan. Reuters

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