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The Tokyo Olympics 2020 began at the Olympic stadium in the Japanese capital on Sunday with IOC president Thomas Bach in attendance. India saw its best-ever medal haul at the Tokyo Games as they won seven medals, bettering the previous best haul of six that was achieved in London Games in 2012. At the closing ceremony, wrestler Bajrang Punia will be flagbearer for India. Bajrang had won the bronze medal on Saturday with a 8-0 win over Kazakhstan’s Daulet Niyazbekov. Neeraj Chopra made history by winning India’s first-ever medal at the Olympics in athletics. Neeraj achieved the feat with a historic throw of 87.58m in men’s javelin throw final.
Here are all the live updates from Tokyo Olympics 2020 Closing Ceremony
Flag bearers of each countries march out!
Flag bearers of each country make their way out to the stadium. For India, it is wrestler Bajrang Punia who is walking out with the national flag.
Hello and Welcome!
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony. The sporting extravaganza is about to conclude after weeks of thrilling action.
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