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As Olympics End, Rio Celebrates While Looking Warily to Future

The ebullience was further buoyed on Saturday by the Brazilian soccer team’s win over Germany, a victory that yielded one of the country’s seven gold medals in the Games and helped ease the sting of its humiliating 2014 World Cup loss to the Germans.

Over all, Brazilians seemed satisfied with their relatively modest medal count, which placed the country among the top 14 nations, its best Olympic showing ever. Many are still savoring their first gold of the Rio Games, won in judo by Rafaela Silva, 24, a black woman from an impoverished part of Rio.

“To see her win really lifted our spirits,” said Fabio Costa dos Santos, 47, an unemployed carpenter who, like Silva, hails from City of God, a favela in the city’s western suburbs.

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Rio Olympics Results 2016

Here is a breakdown of all the medals awarded and the athletes who have competed at each Olympics, starting with the 1896 Games in Athens. The schedule for the Games in Rio de Janeiro and all the medal winners there are also listed.

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