The closing ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games took place in Tokyo

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The closing ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games took place in Tokyo
The closing ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games took place in Tokyo
9 August 2021, 10:00Sport
The closing ceremony of the 32nd Summer Olympic Games was held in Tokyo, live broadcast was carried out on the channel "Russia 1". The Russian team took the fifth place in the medal standings, which is determined by the number of first places: 20 gold medals, 28 silver medals, 23 bronze medals.

In terms of the total number of all medals, Russia is in third place (71 medals).

The American team won the medal standings. The United States has 39 gold, 41 silver and 33 bronze medals. The second place was taken by China (38-32-18). The third were the Japanese (27-14-17). The fourth place belongs to the UK national team (22-21-22).

The Tokyo Games were planned to be held in 2020, but due to the pandemic, they were postponed to 2021. Due to the same coronavirus restrictions, the Tokyo Games were held without spectators. The closing ceremony , like the opening ceremony, also takes place without spectators.

Russian athletes performed under the flag of the Russian Olympic Committee; instead of the Russian anthem in honor of their victories, fragments from a concert by Pyotr Tchaikovsky sounded.

The Olympics were held from July 23 to August 8. The next Summer Olympics will be held in Paris in 2024.

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