The Rio Olympics 2016 Brazil's Closing Ceremony uncommon musical legacy was imbued with a social message and a notice over the perils of environmental change as Rio de Janeiro moved back the shade of the 2016 Olympic Games with an exceedingly charged opening cereomony service on the night of Friday 5 August 2016 in the Maracanã Stadium.The shutting function of the Olympic voyage will be hung on 21 August. It will be another chance to observe Rio de Janeiro and Brazil with that exceptional…
Philippines' Ian Lariba serves in her women's singles qualification round table tennis match at the Riocentro venue during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 6, 2016. / AFP / Juan Mabromata
Seven biggest surprises of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games: 4. Philippines ends 20-year medal drought as Hidilyn Diaz makes history - August 12, 2016 - Hidilyn Diaz, who won Silver in the women's 53-kg Weightlifting in the Rio Olympics displays her medal shortly upon arrival Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in suburban Pasay city south of Manila, Philippines. The medal was the highest and the first for the Philippines in 20 years.
Eric Cray Wins First Gold Medal For Philippines And Sets New World Record Eric Cray has done it in Rio de Janiero becoming the first athlete from Philippines to win gold medal in the 2016 Olympic Games. Eric Cray completed Men's hurdle 400 metres at 43:56 seconds. A new world record. "I'm very happy" he told reporters. "To be honest I