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Highlights from the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympics. 

The Brazilian flag is seen projected during the Closing Ceremony, Aug. 21, 2016.

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Fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016.

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Fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony or the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016

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Performers make the shape of Rio's famous Christ the Redeemer statue during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016.

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Dancers perform during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Dancers perform during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Performers create the shape of the Olympic rings in the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Dancers perform during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Brazilian singer Roberta Sa, playing Carmen Miranda, performs in the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Flag-bearers enter onstage during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Athletes parade during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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The lit shoes of athlete in the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Members of Team Great Britain hold their illuminated shoes during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Singer-songwriter Julia Michaels (L) and DJ Kygo perform during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug 21, 2016. 

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Athletes take part in a parade during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016.  

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USA's flag-bearer gymnast Simone Biles holds her country's national flag during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Members of Team Japan wear rain ponchos during the "Heroes of the Games" segment during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Flag-bearers hold their national flags as they take part in the Closing Ceremony, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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British athletes parade during the "Heroes of the Games" segment of the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Members of Team Canada walk during the "Heroes of the Games" segment of the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Members of Team USA walk during the "Heroes of the Games" segment during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Athletes walk during the "Heroes of the Games" segment as fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Pita Taufatofua of Tonga jumps on stage during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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An overview during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016.

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Dancers perform at the "Lace Making" segment during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016.

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Dancers perform during the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016.

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Fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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A boy from the Mangueira favela watch fireworks over Maracana Stadium during the 2016 Olympics Closing Ceremony in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Performers take part in the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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A projection is seen during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics, Aug. 21, 2015. 

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Dancers perform during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Performers take part in the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Dancers dressed as clay dolls performer during the tribute to indigenous people portion of the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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(L to R) Silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa of Ethiopia, gold medalist Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya and bronze medalist Galen Rupp of the United States celebrate on the podium at the medal ceremony for the men's marathon during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya poses with his gold medal during the Closing Ceremony after winning the men's marathon on the final day of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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The IOC flag is delivered to the stage at the flag handover during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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A projection is seen before the handoff ceremony to Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics at the Closing Ceremon of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (C), Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike (R) and Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes stand on the stage during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug.21, 2016.

Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Games. 

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Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appeared in a Super Mario hat as he emerged from the podium at end of a video presentation during the "Love Sport Tokyo 2020" segment of the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears from a pipe shaped podium during the flag handover segment of the Closing Ceremony at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in  Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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The Japanese national anthem is performed during the "Love Sport Tokyo 2020" segment of the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games as part of a handoff to Tokyo, who Artigos Esportivos Viver Esporte will host the 2020 Olympics, at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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IOC President Thomas Bach is greeted on stage after applauding workers and volunteers during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Performers take part in the Closing ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Brazilian singer Mariene De Castro performs during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016.

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Combination photo shows the cauldron lit (L) and extinguised (R) during the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016.

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A family watches TV for the Closing Ceremony of 2016 Olympic Games in Manugeira favela in Rio de Janeiro, on Aug. 21, 2016. 

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The extinguished cauldron is seen in front of Candelaria Church during the Rio Olympics closing ceremony in Rio de Janeiro Aug. 21, 2016. 

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Performers entertain after the Olympic torch was extinguished in the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics, Aug. 21, 2015. 

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Carnival dancers perform during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Performers take part in the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 206. 

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Dancers perform during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Model Izabel Goulart and street cleaner Renato Sorriso dance during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Aug. 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

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The Olympic rings are seen as fireworks explode during the Closing Ceremony of the Rio Olympics, Aug. 21, 2016. 

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