Rio 2016 Olympic Games Starts Officially | Opening Ceremony Gallery, Pics, Videos : This time, the Olympic games have started officially in a grand manner and it is called Rio Olympics. Rio Olympics 2016 has started with the International Sporting Event which Continues in Rio de Janeiro. Sunday events include men’s single sculls, volleyball, handball, fencing, women’s team all-around gymnastics, archery and field hockey, among others. The games conclude on Aug. 21. Olympic games are the most celebrated gaming events in the entire world. Every sports person dream to bag a medal at Olympics as it is the proudest moment for them. This time, there is a huge attention to these Olympics games.
Rio 2016 Olympic Games Starts Officially | Opening Ceremony Gallery, Pics, Videos
The first gold medal of the 2016 Olympics went to the USA’s Virginia Thrasher, a 19-year-old sophomore at West Virginia University. And with that, the gaming began and the players are confident of achieving something to make their country proud. Refugee Olympic Team member Yusra Mardini won her heat in the 100m butterfly in 1min 09.21sec. “Everything was amazing. It was the only thing I ever wanted was to compete in the Olympics.” he revealed later after grabbing one. This is a great moment for him and his team. A lot of hard work and practice has been there for him so far.
The shocking news for us so far from the Rio Olympics came from Paes. Leander Paes and Bopanna knocked out of Rio 2016. Here comes an end for the Olympic journey of Paes. Beautiful things for this Olympics is the first time ever for Refugee Olympics team. There are many such gifted and talented players this time in the Olympics. International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (left) applauds as former Kenyan athlete Kipchoge Keino acknowledges his Olympic Laurel award during the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro. The biggest celebration news will be updated here.