Usain Bolt (Getty Images)
Cape Town - The Rio Games are unfortunately done and dusted, and with it came long lasting memories that both spectators and athletes will never forget.
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We look at some of the world's best athletes during the Olympics captured by photographers at the Rio Olympic Games:
Fiji's Sevens team winning the country's first gold medal.
Ethiopia's Etenesh Diro losing her shoe in the women's 3 000m steeplechase.
Great Britain's Laurence Halsted in the men's individual foil
Russia's Vladimir Nikitin in the men's bantam 56kg
Egypt's Doaa Elghobashy against Italy's Marta Menegatti in women's beach volleyball
South African Chad le Clos eyeing USA's Michael Phelps in the men's 200m butterfly
South Africa's Luvo Manyonga in the men's long jump
Canada's Andre de Grasse and Jamaica's Usain Bolt sharing a smile after crossing the finish line
USA's Simone Biles on the beam
New Zealand's Nikki Hamblin helping USA's Abbey D'Agostino during the women's 5 000m race
Bahama's Shaunae Miller taking a dive to win the women's 400m final
Jamaica's Usain Bolt flashing the perfect smile for the cameras while cruising to victory
All images: Getty