Great Britain have ended their best ever overseas Olympic Games in second place in the medals table above China. It’s the first time since 1984 that Team GB have finished above China who are one of the dominant Countries in the Olympics. Since Making their debut 32 years ago, China have accumulated over 200 gold medals.
The Great Britain team have become the first team to win gold medals across 15 different sports and have beaten their total of 65 medals which they achieved at London 2012. Cycling was GB’s most successful sport with 12 medals.