Faster. Higher. Stronger: The Most Emotional Photos From The Rio 2016 Olympics Games, Part 2

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Laura Giombini of Italy reacts during the Women’s Beach Volleyball preliminary round Pool D match against Jamie Lynn Broder and Kristina Valjas of Canada on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Beach Volleyball Arena on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

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US gymnast Simone Biles smiles during a practice session of the women’s Artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Arena on August 4, 2016 ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP Photo)

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Cuba’s Sergio Reynaldo Gonzalez Bayard reacts during the men’s beach volleyball qualifying match between Brazil and Cuba at the Beach Volley Arena in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP Photo)

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Brazil’s Diego Hypolito reacts after competing in the qualifying for the men’s pommel horse event of the Artistic Gymnastics at the Olympic Arena during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 6, 2016. (Photo by Ben Stansall/AFP Photo)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Volleyball, Women’s Preliminary, Pool B USA vs Netherlands, Maracanazinho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 8, 2016. (L-R) Laura Dijkema (NED) of Netherlands,Lonneke Sloetjes (NED) of Netherlands and Robin de Kruijf (NED) of Netherlands celebrate a point. (Photo by Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters)

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Juan Martin Del Potro reacts against Novak Dokovic of Serbia in their singles match on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Tennis Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

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Dirk van Tichelt of Belgium reacts after defeating Changrim An of Korea in the Men’s -73 kg Judo elimination round on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 2 on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

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Netherlands’ Robin De Kruijf (L) and Netherlands’ Lonneke Sloetjes react following the women’s qualifying volleyball match between China and the Netherlands at the Maracanazinho stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 6, 2016. (Photo by Pedro Ugarte/AFP Photo)

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Romania’s Adrian Crisan reacts after winning his men’s singles qualification round table tennis match against France’s Emmanuel Lebesson at the Riocentro venue during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016. (Photo by Juan Mabromata/AFP Photo)

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Japan’s Kosuke Hagino prepares to compete in the Men’s 200m Freestyle Semifinal during the swimming event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016. (Photo by Christophe Simon/AFP Photo)

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Spain’s centre Pau Gasol reacts during a Men’s round Group B basketball match between Croatia and Spain at the Carioca Arena 1 in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016 during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Andrej Isakovic/AFP Photo)

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USA’s Katie Ledecky reacts after breaking the Olympic record in the Women’s 400m Freestyle heats during the swimming event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016. (Photo by Gabriel Bouys/AFP Photo)

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Mathlynn Sasser of Marshall Islands reacts during the Women’s 58kg Group B weightlifting contest on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Riocentro – Pavilion 2 on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

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Poland’s Malgorzata Kozaczuk reacts after losing to Tunisia’s Azza Besbes in their womens individual sabre qualifying bout as part of the fencing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on August 8, 2016, at the Carioca Arena 3, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP Photo)

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Kacper Majchrzak of Poland reacts following the Men’s 200m Freestyle Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

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United States’ Michael Phelps arrives for a men’s 200-meter butterfly semifinal during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Monday, August 8, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Martin Meissner/AP Photo)

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Melissa Hoskins of the Australian women’s track cycling team is tended to after crashing during a training session inside the Rio Olympic Velodrome during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Pavel Golovkin/AP Photo)

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Melissa Hoskins, left, of the Australian women’s track cycling team, reacts after crashing during a training session inside the Rio Olympic Velodrome during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Patrick Semansky/AP Photo)

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Brazil’s Rafaela Silva, centre, celebrates after winning the gold medal of the women’s 57-kg judo competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Markus Schreiber/AP Photo)

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Kira Walkenhorst of Germany (L) signals as Doaa Elghobashy of Egypt (R) watches during the women’s Beach Volleyball preliminary pool D game between Ludwig/Walkenhors of Germany and Elghobashy/Nada of Egypt the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Beach Volleyball Arena on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 07 August 2016. (Photo by Antonio Lacerda/ANSA)

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Germany’s Laura Ludwig (R) watches as Egypt’s Doaa Elghobashy reacts during the women’s beach volleyball qualifying match between Germany and Egypt at the Beach Volley Arena in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP Photo)

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Netherlands’ Marleen van Iersel dives for a ball during a women’s beach volleyball match against Costa Rica at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Petr David Josek/AP Photo)

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Sweden’s Nathalie Hagman, center, scores a penalty past the South Korean defense during the women’s preliminary handball match between Sweden and South Korea at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Ben Curtis/AP Photo)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Fencing, Semifinal, Women’s Sabre Individual Semifinals, Carioca Arena 3, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 8, 2016. Yana Egorian (RUS) of Russia celebrates winning the match. (Photo by Issei Kato/Reuters)

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Melinda Gaiger of Romania in action during their women’s handball game against Brazil, 2016 Rio Olympics, August 8, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Marko Djurica/Reuters)

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Angola’s Albertina Cruz Kassoma scores a goal during the women’s preliminary handball match between Angola and Montenegro at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Matthias Schrader/AP Photo)

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Tatyana Bilenko of Ukraine in action against Ho Ching Lee of Hong Kong during a third round Rio 2016 Olympic Games women’s table tennis match at Riocentro in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 08 August 2016. (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA)

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Li Yang (C) of China vies for the ball with Jermaine Seoposenwe (L) and Linda Motlhalo (R) of South Africa during the women’s preliminary round match between South Africa and China for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Soccer tournament at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 06 August 2016. (Photo by Orestis Panagiotou/EPA)

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Brittney Griner #15 of United States walks on the court during the women’s basketball game against Spain on Day 3 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Youth Arena on August 8, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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Mathlynn Sasser, of the Marshall Islands, celebrates after a lift in the women’s 58kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Mike Groll/AP Photo)

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France’s Sofiane Oumiha (L) lands a punch on Honduras’ Teofimo Andres Lopez Rivera during the Men’s Light (60kg) match at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Riocentro – Pavilion 6 in Rio de Janeiro on August 7, 2016. (Photo byYuri Cortez /AFP Photo)

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Switzerland’s Anouk Verge-Depre reacts after winning the women’s beach volleyball qualifying match between Switzerland and Australia at the Beach Volley Arena in Rio de Janeiro on August 8, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP Photo)

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Russia’s Yulia Efimova cries after placing second in the women’s 100-meter breaststroke final during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Monday, August 8, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matt Slocum/AP Photo)

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United States’ Chris Brooks celebrates after his routine on the parallel bars during the artistic gymnastics men’s team final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Rebecca Blackwell/AP Photo)

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Angelica Roos, of Sweden, competes in the women’s 58kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Mike Groll/AP Photo)

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France’s Manon Brunet celebrates winning against Tunisia’s Azza Besbes in their womens individual sabre quarter-final bout as part of the fencing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on August 8, 2016, at the Carioca Arena 3, in Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP Photo)

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Ukraine’s Olena Kravatska reacts as she competes against Ibtihaj Muhammad of the US during their women’s individual sabre qualifying bout as part of the fencing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on August 8, 2016, at the Carioca Arena 3, in Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP Photo)

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Telma Monteiro of Portugal reacts during her match in the women’s 57kg judo competition at the 2016 Rio Olympics, August 8, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters)

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Rocio Campigli (with ball) of Argentina is surrounded by players from the Netherlands during their women’s handball game, at the 2016 Rio Olympics, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Antonio Bronic/Reuters)

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Oscar Albeiro Figueroa Mosquera, of Colombia, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men’s 62kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. Mosquera retired after his last lift. (Photo by Mike Groll/AP Photo)

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Katinka Hosszu of Hungary celebrates after winning the Women’s 100m Backstroke Final of the Swimming events during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 8 August 2016. (Photo by Michael Kappeler/DPA via Newscom)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Weightlifting, Final, Women’s 63kg, Riocentro, Pavilion 2, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 9, 2016. Joana Palacios (ARG) of Argentina competes. (Photo by Yves Herman/Reuters)

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Algeria’s Ilyas Abbadi pauses as he fights Congo’s Mpi Anauel Ngamissengue during a men’s middleweight 75-kg preliminary boxing match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Frank Franklin II/AP Photo)

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United States’ Michael Phelps pauses after winning the gold medal in the men’s 4×200-meter freestyle relay final during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, August 9, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Martin Meissner/AP Photo)

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Ding’Ning of China plays against Ying’Han of Germany during their table tennis match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Natacha Pisarenko/AP Photo)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Weightlifting, Final, Women’s 63kg, Riocentro, Pavilion 2, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 9, 2016. Anni Vuohijoki (FIN) of Finland competes. (Photo by Stoyan Nenov/Reuters)

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Russia’s Yana Egorian celebrates winning against Russia’s Sofya Velikaya in winning their women’s individual sabre gold medal bout as part of the fencing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on August 8, 2016, at the Carioca Arena 3, in Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP Photo)

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Brazil guard Joice Rodrigues reacts after scoring and drawing a foul during the first half of a women’s basketball game against Belarus at the Youth Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Carlos Osorio/AP Photo)

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Kelley O’Hara #5 of the United States is hit in the face with the ball against Lady Andrade #16 of Colombia in the first half of the Women’s Football First Round Group G match on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Amazonia Arena on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Bruno Zanardo/Getty Images)

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United States’ Crystal Dunn, top, celebrates scoring her side’s first goal with teammate Christen Press during a group G match of the women’s Olympic football tournament between Colombia and United States at the Arena Amazonia stadium in Manaus, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. The game ended in a 2-2 draw. (Photo by Michael Dantas/AP Photo)

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