Swimmer Katinka Hosszú (HUN), winner of the women's 400 m individual medley, Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

Swimmer Katinka Hosszú (HUN), winner of the women's 400 m individual medley, Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

Pre-race ritual for Hungarian swimmer Tamás Kenderesi before the men's 200 m butterfly semi-final at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

In pictures: Rio 2016 pre-race rituals

Ruth Jebet, winner of Bahrain's first ever gold medal in the history of Olympic Games in women's 3000 m steeplechase (Rio de Janeiro)

Rio 2016: Golden firsts for nine countries

For some countries winning gold medals in Rio, it was the first time they had topped the podium.

Ahmad Abughaush, winner of Jordan's first gold medal in the history of Olympic Games in men's tae-kwon-do (68 kg) - Rio de Janeiro

Rio 2016: Golden firsts for nine countries

Ahmad Abughaush, winner of Jordan's first gold medal in the history of Olympic Games in men's tae-kwon-do kg) - Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Hungarian swimmer Tamás Kenderesi with his bronze medal in men's 200 m butterfly - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Hungarian swimmer Tamás Kenderesi with his bronze medal in men's 200 m butterfly - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

Basketball player Ekpe Udoh with schoolkids

Basketball player Ekpe Udoh with schoolkids

58-year-old Nick Skelton from Great Britain celebrates his Olympic Gold in equestrian - Rio de Janeiro

Nick Skelton from Great Britain celebrates his Olympic Gold in equestrian - Rio de Janeiro

Usain Bolt after winning men's 200 meter semifinals - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

There were many great performances to cheer at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, but the games also had their unfortunate issues and ugly events.

New Zealand runner Nikki Hamblin stops while racing to help Abbey D'Agostino finish the race at women's 5000 m - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

American Abbey D'Agnostino (right) and Nikki Hamblin (left) of New Zealand were into the race when D'Agnostino appeared to clip Hamblin's heel, sending both tumbling to the ground

Green pool in the Aquatics Center at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

The Rio organisers finally discover the ridiculous reason why the diving pool turned green - Independent.

The moment of victory - Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt celebrates after winning men's 100 metres - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt celebrates after winning men's 100 metres - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - the French épée team celebrates after the final - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - the French épée team celebrates after the final - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Michael Phelps (USA), Chad Le Clos (RSA) and László Cseh (HUN) after the final of men's 100 m butterfly - Olympic Games, RIo de Janeiro

Ez a fotó mutatja meg, miért is olyan különleges az olimpia

The moment of victory - Norwegian wrestler Stig-Andre Berge celebrates with his coaches after winning bronze in men's 59 kg Greco-Roman wrestling - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Norwegian wrestler Stig-Andre Berge celebrates with his coaches after winning bronze in men's 59 kg Greco-Roman wrestling - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Japanese swimmer Hagino Kosuke after winning men's 400 m individual medley - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

The moment of victory - Japanese swimmer Hagino Kosuke after winning men's 400 m individual medley - Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro

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