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Best of the Asian Games

Fireworks illuminate the night sky during the closing ceremony. 

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Fireworks illuminate the night sky during the closing ceremony. REUTERSWilly Kurniawan

Fireworks illuminate the night sky during the closing ceremony. REUTERSWilly Kurniawan
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Athletes take pictures of fireworks during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Athletes take pictures of fireworks during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Athletes take pictures of fireworks during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Spectators attend the closing ceremony. 


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Spectators attend the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Spectators attend the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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The Japan team celebrate winning the gold medal. 

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The Japan team celebrate winning the gold medal. REUTERS/Beawiharta

The Japan team celebrate winning the gold medal. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Yang Jian of China in action during the 10m diving final. 

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Yang Jian of China in action during the 10m diving final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Yang Jian of China in action during the 10m diving final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Husain Alsayyad of Bahrain and Ameen Zakkar of Qatar in action during the handball final. 


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Husain Alsayyad of Bahrain and Ameen Zakkar of Qatar in action during the handball final. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Husain Alsayyad of Bahrain and Ameen Zakkar of Qatar in action during the handball final. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Haram Woo of South Korea in action during the 3m springboard final. 


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Haram Woo of South Korea in action during the 3m springboard final. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Haram Woo of South Korea in action during the 3m springboard final. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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Della Dinarsari Harimurti of Indonesia in action during the 1m springboard final. 


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Della Dinarsari Harimurti of Indonesia in action during the 1m springboard final. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Della Dinarsari Harimurti of Indonesia in action during the 1m springboard final. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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Chen Aisen and Yang Hao of China in the 10m synchronized diving final. 


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Chen Aisen and Yang Hao of China in the 10m synchronized diving final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Chen Aisen and Yang Hao of China in the 10m synchronized diving final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Team Qatar pray after winning the gold medal in the 4x400 relay final. 

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Team Qatar pray after winning the gold medal in the 4x400 relay final. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Team Qatar pray after winning the gold medal in the 4x400 relay final. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Kacgakorn Warasiha of Thailand in action with Gantsetseg Ganbold of Mongolia in judo. 


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Kacgakorn Warasiha of Thailand in action with Gantsetseg Ganbold of Mongolia in judo. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Kacgakorn Warasiha of Thailand in action with Gantsetseg Ganbold of Mongolia in judo. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Porranot Purahong of Thailand in the men's pole vault final. 


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Porranot Purahong of Thailand in the men's pole vault final. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Porranot Purahong of Thailand in the men's pole vault final. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Swapna Barman of India celebrates with Yuki Yamasaki of Japan after the 800m heptathlon. 



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Swapna Barman of India celebrates with Yuki Yamasaki of Japan after the 800m heptathlon. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Swapna Barman of India celebrates with Yuki Yamasaki of Japan after the 800m heptathlon. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Ryo Chikatani of Japan competes in the 4000m cycling individual pursuit. 



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Ryo Chikatani of Japan competes in the 4000m cycling individual pursuit. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Ryo Chikatani of Japan competes in the 4000m cycling individual pursuit. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Kharisma Nur Hawwa of Indonesia competes in table tennis.

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Kharisma Nur Hawwa of Indonesia competes in table tennis. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Kharisma Nur Hawwa of Indonesia competes in table tennis. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Athletes compete in the men's 5000m final. 


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Athletes compete in the men's 5000m final. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Athletes compete in the men's 5000m final. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Odekta Elvina Naibaho of Indonesia collapses after the 5000m final. 


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Odekta Elvina Naibaho of Indonesia collapses after the 5000m final. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Odekta Elvina Naibaho of Indonesia collapses after the 5000m final. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside
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Athletes in action during the 3000m steeplechase. 


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Athletes in action during the 3000m steeplechase. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Athletes in action during the 3000m steeplechase. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Team South Korea competes in artistic swimming. 



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Team South Korea competes in artistic swimming. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Team South Korea competes in artistic swimming. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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An athlete from team Indonesia competes during the mixed 4x400 relay. 


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An athlete from team Indonesia competes during the mixed 4x400 relay. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

An athlete from team Indonesia competes during the mixed 4x400 relay. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Li Ling of China in action during the pole vault final. 



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Li Ling of China in action during the pole vault final. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Li Ling of China in action during the pole vault final. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Soo Wai Yam Min of Hong Kong competes in the table tennis semifinals. 


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Soo Wai Yam Min of Hong Kong competes in the table tennis semifinals. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Soo Wai Yam Min of Hong Kong competes in the table tennis semifinals. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Jackie Siew Cheer Wong of Malaysia in action during the hammer throw. 


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Jackie Siew Cheer Wong of Malaysia in action during the hammer throw. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Jackie Siew Cheer Wong of Malaysia in action during the hammer throw. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Muhamad Rindarto of Indonesia competes in archery. 



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Muhamad Rindarto of Indonesia competes in archery. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Muhamad Rindarto of Indonesia competes in archery. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Abderrahman Samba of Qatar celebrates winning the 400m hurdles. 

 
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Abderrahman Samba of Qatar celebrates winning the 400m hurdles. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Abderrahman Samba of Qatar celebrates winning the 400m hurdles. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside
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Team North Korea competes in artistic swimming. 


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Team North Korea competes in artistic swimming. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Team North Korea competes in artistic swimming. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Athletes in action during the women's 3000m steeplechase. 


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Athletes in action during the women's 3000m steeplechase. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Athletes in action during the women's 3000m steeplechase. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Ayumi Uekusa of Japan in action with Gao Mengmeng of China during the women's +68kg final. 


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Ayumi Uekusa of Japan in action with Gao Mengmeng of China during the women's +68kg final. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Ayumi Uekusa of Japan in action with Gao Mengmeng of China during the women's +68kg final. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Athletes pose after the men's decathlon 1500m. 


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Athletes pose after the men's decathlon 1500m. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Athletes pose after the men's decathlon 1500m. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Amirhossein Azari of Iran and Nithipol Sawathavorn of Thailand during the men's basketball 3x3 bronze medal match. 



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Amirhossein Azari of Iran and Nithipol Sawathavorn of Thailand during the men's basketball 3x3 bronze medal match. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Amirhossein Azari of Iran and Nithipol Sawathavorn of Thailand during the men's basketball 3x3 bronze medal match. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Gold medalist Rifki Ardiansyah Arrosyiid of Indonesia and bronze medalists Sadriddin Saymatov of Uzbekistan and Prem Kumar Selvam of Malaysia on the podium as silver medalist Amir Mahdi Zadeh of Iran walks away. 


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Gold medalist Rifki Ardiansyah Arrosyiid of Indonesia and bronze medalists Sadriddin Saymatov of Uzbekistan and Prem Kumar Selvam of Malaysia on the podium as silver medalist Amir Mahdi Zadeh of Iran walks away. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Gold medalist Rifki Ardiansyah Arrosyiid of Indonesia and bronze medalists Sadriddin Saymatov of Uzbekistan and Prem Kumar Selvam of Malaysia on the podium as silver medalist Amir Mahdi Zadeh of Iran walks away. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Ahmed Al-Hadhrami of United Arab Emirates in action with Jintar Simanjuntak of Indonesia during the men's 67kg bronze medal contest. 

  
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Ahmed Al-Hadhrami of United Arab Emirates in action with Jintar Simanjuntak of Indonesia during the men's 67kg bronze medal contest. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Ahmed Al-Hadhrami of United Arab Emirates in action with Jintar Simanjuntak of Indonesia during the men's 67kg bronze medal contest. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A volunteer tries to chase a cat away from the track during the women's 100m hurdles qualification. 


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A volunteer tries to chase a cat away from the track during the women's 100m hurdles qualification. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A volunteer tries to chase a cat away from the track during the women's 100m hurdles qualification. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Sohrab Moradi of Iran in action during the men's 94kg weightlifting. 

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Sohrab Moradi of Iran in action during the men's 94kg weightlifting. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Sohrab Moradi of Iran in action during the men's 94kg weightlifting. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Talib Alkirbi of United Arab Emirates and Torokan Bagynbai Uulu of Kyrgyzstan in action during the Men s Newaza 69kg, Gold Medal Match. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Talib Alkirbi of United Arab Emirates and Torokan Bagynbai Uulu of Kyrgyzstan in action during the Men s Newaza 69kg, Gold Medal Match. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Talib Alkirbi of United Arab Emirates and Torokan Bagynbai Uulu of Kyrgyzstan in action during the Men s Newaza 69kg, Gold Medal Match. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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China's Yang Sun in action during the Men's 1500m Freestyle. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

China's Yang Sun in action during the Men's 1500m Freestyle. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

China's Yang Sun in action during the Men's 1500m Freestyle. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Wu Ronghua of China competes during the Runabout Limited Final. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Wu Ronghua of China competes during the Runabout Limited Final. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Wu Ronghua of China competes during the Runabout Limited Final. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Kakeru Tanigawa of Japan in action during the Men s Floor Exercise, Final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Kakeru Tanigawa of Japan in action during the Men s Floor Exercise, Final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Kakeru Tanigawa of Japan in action during the Men s Floor Exercise, Final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Pyon Rye Yong of North Korea in action during the Women s Vault, Final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Pyon Rye Yong of North Korea in action during the Women s Vault, Final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Pyon Rye Yong of North Korea in action during the Women s Vault, Final. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Xu Jiayu of China reacts after winning gold in the Men's 200m Backstroke. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Xu Jiayu of China reacts after winning gold in the Men's 200m Backstroke. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Xu Jiayu of China reacts after winning gold in the Men's 200m Backstroke. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Reza Alipour of Iran and Sabri Sabri of Indonesia react during the Men's Speed, Semifinals. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Reza Alipour of Iran and Sabri Sabri of Indonesia react during the Men's Speed, Semifinals. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Reza Alipour of Iran and Sabri Sabri of Indonesia react during the Men's Speed, Semifinals. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Singapore and Hong Kong celebrate during the Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Singapore and Hong Kong celebrate during the Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Singapore and Hong Kong celebrate during the Women's 4 x 100m Medley Relay. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Akzhol Makhmudov of Kyrgyzstan in action with Mohammadali Geraei of Iran during the Men's Greco-Roman 77 kg Gold Medal Final. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Akzhol Makhmudov of Kyrgyzstan in action with Mohammadali Geraei of Iran during the Men's Greco-Roman 77 kg Gold Medal Final. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Akzhol Makhmudov of Kyrgyzstan in action with Mohammadali Geraei of Iran during the Men's Greco-Roman 77 kg Gold Medal Final. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Anuwat Chaichana of Thailand and Muhamad Norhaffizi Abd Razak of Malaysia in action during the Men's Team Regu Gold Medal Match. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Anuwat Chaichana of Thailand and Muhamad Norhaffizi Abd Razak of Malaysia in action during the Men's Team Regu Gold Medal Match. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Anuwat Chaichana of Thailand and Muhamad Norhaffizi Abd Razak of Malaysia in action during the Men's Team Regu Gold Medal Match. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Fu Yuanhui of China competes during the Women's 100m Backstroke heats. REUTERS/Jeremy Lee

Fu Yuanhui of China competes during the Women's 100m Backstroke heats. REUTERS/Jeremy Lee

Fu Yuanhui of China competes during the Women's 100m Backstroke heats. REUTERS/Jeremy Lee
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Soyoka Hanawa of Japan in action on the balance beam. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Soyoka Hanawa of Japan in action on the balance beam. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Soyoka Hanawa of Japan in action on the balance beam. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Xu Jiayu of China competes in the Men's 50m Backstroke Heats. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Xu Jiayu of China competes in the Men's 50m Backstroke Heats. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Xu Jiayu of China competes in the Men's 50m Backstroke Heats. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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General view at the start of the Men's 800m Freestyle. REUTERS/Jeremy Lee

General view at the start of the Men's 800m Freestyle. REUTERS/Jeremy Lee

General view at the start of the Men's 800m Freestyle. REUTERS/Jeremy Lee
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Jeon Hee Sook of South Korea in action with Sera Azuma of Japan during the Women's Individual Foil. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Jeon Hee Sook of South Korea in action with Sera Azuma of Japan during the Women's Individual Foil. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Jeon Hee Sook of South Korea in action with Sera Azuma of Japan during the Women's Individual Foil. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Gold medalist Jong Myong Suk of North Korea listens to the national anthem during the Women's Freestyle 57 kg Medal Ceremony. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Gold medalist Jong Myong Suk of North Korea listens to the national anthem during the Women's Freestyle 57 kg Medal Ceremony. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Gold medalist Jong Myong Suk of North Korea listens to the national anthem during the Women's Freestyle 57 kg Medal Ceremony. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Zul Bahrin Mat Asri of Malaysia in action on the horizontal bar during qualification. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Zul Bahrin Mat Asri of Malaysia in action on the horizontal bar during qualification. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Zul Bahrin Mat Asri of Malaysia in action on the horizontal bar during qualification. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Lee Hyeokjung of South Korea in action on the parallel bars during qualification. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Lee Hyeokjung of South Korea in action on the parallel bars during qualification. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton

Lee Hyeokjung of South Korea in action on the parallel bars during qualification. REUTERS/Cathal Mcnaughton
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Van Vinh Trinh of Vietnam drops the barbell during the Men's 62kg Group A. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Van Vinh Trinh of Vietnam drops the barbell during the Men's 62kg Group A. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Van Vinh Trinh of Vietnam drops the barbell during the Men's 62kg Group A. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside
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Shunsuke Terui of Japan riding Alias Max reacts during the Dressage Individual Prix St-Georges. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Shunsuke Terui of Japan riding Alias Max reacts during the Dressage Individual Prix St-Georges. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Shunsuke Terui of Japan riding Alias Max reacts during the Dressage Individual Prix St-Georges. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside
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Cho Seung-jae of South Korea competes during Men's Daoshu. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Cho Seung-jae of South Korea competes during Men's Daoshu. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Cho Seung-jae of South Korea competes during Men's Daoshu. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Zhu Yuxiang, Hu Mingda and Deng Tingfeng of China in action during the Taekwondo Men s Team Poomsae, Final. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Zhu Yuxiang, Hu Mingda and Deng Tingfeng of China in action during the Taekwondo Men s Team Poomsae, Final. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Zhu Yuxiang, Hu Mingda and Deng Tingfeng of China in action during the Taekwondo Men s Team Poomsae, Final. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Qian Jiarui of China reacts after defeating Kim Jiyeon of South Korea during the Women s Individual Sabre, Semifinals. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Qian Jiarui of China reacts after defeating Kim Jiyeon of South Korea during the Women s Individual Sabre, Semifinals. REUTERS/Beawiharta

Qian Jiarui of China reacts after defeating Kim Jiyeon of South Korea during the Women s Individual Sabre, Semifinals. REUTERS/Beawiharta
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Sun Yang of China competes during the Men's 200m Freestyle Final. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Sun Yang of China competes during the Men's 200m Freestyle Final. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Sun Yang of China competes during the Men's 200m Freestyle Final. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Dovletmyrat Orazgylyjov of of Turkmenistan in action with Mostafa Hosseinkhani of Iran during the Men's Freestyle 74 kg 1/8 Finals. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Dovletmyrat Orazgylyjov of of Turkmenistan in action with Mostafa Hosseinkhani of Iran during the Men's Freestyle 74 kg 1/8 Finals. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Dovletmyrat Orazgylyjov of of Turkmenistan in action with Mostafa Hosseinkhani of Iran during the Men's Freestyle 74 kg 1/8 Finals. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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General view of participants with torches during the opening ceremony. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

General view of participants with torches during the opening ceremony. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

General view of participants with torches during the opening ceremony. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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