Faster. Higher. Stronger: The Most Emotional Photos From The Rio 2016 Olympics Games, Part 3

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Germany’s Kira Walkenhorst (L) taps Germany’s Laura Ludwig during the women’s beach volleyball qualifying match between Germany and Canada at the Beach Volley Arena in Rio de Janeiro on August 9, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Leon Neal/AFP Photo)

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Italy’s Marta Menegatti (L) jumps for the ball during the women’s beach volleyball qualifying match between Italy and Egypt at the Beach Volley Arena in Rio de Janeiro on August 9, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP Photo)

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Doaa Elghobashy of Egypt celebrates while Marta Menegatti of Italy walks away during the Women’s Beach Volleyball Preliminary Pool A match on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Beach Volleyball Arena on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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Egypt’s Doaa Elghobashy, center, hits over Italy’s Laura Giombini, left, during a women’s beach volleyball match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo)

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U.S. gymnasts, left to right, Gabrielle Douglas, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, Madison Kocian, and Lauren Hernandez pose for the camera at the end of the artistic gymnastics women’s team final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Julio Cortez/AP Photo)

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The United States 4 x 200m freestyle relay team celebrates after winning a gold medal during to the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, August 9, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Morry Gash/AP Photo)

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China’s Liu Huixia and Chen Ruolin compete during the women’s synchronized 10-meter platform diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Wong Maye-E/AP Photo)

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Belgium’s Dirk Van Tichelt celebrates after winning a bronze medal in the men’s 73-kg judo competition at at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, August 8, 2016. (Photo by Markus Schreiber/AP Photo)

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Ruby Harold of Great Britain competes on uneven bars during the women’s team gymnastics final on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The United States women won the event. (Photo by Aaron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post)

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Goalkeeper Rodrigo Faustino of Brazil warms up before the men’s field hockey game against Great Britain, on August 9, 2016. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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Ruy Fonseca of Brazil is thrown off his horse, Tom Bombadill Too, as the horse refuses a jump during the Individual Jumping competition, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Jim Hollander/EPA)

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Catalina Usme #11 of Colombia celebrates her goal with teammates in the second half against the United States in 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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Norway’s Heidi Loke is fouled by Angola’s Luisa Kiala during the women’s preliminary handball match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by Matthias Schrader/AP Photo)

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Serbia guard Ana Dabovic reaches in and fouls United States guard Sue Bird (6) during the first half of a women’s basketball game at the Youth Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by Carlos Osorio/AP Photo)

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Ireland’s Fiona Doyle competes in a heat of the women’s 200-meter breaststroke during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by David J. Phillip/AP Photo)

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The United States team, Katie Ledecky, Allison Schmitt, Maya DiRado and Leah Smith celebrate winning the gold in the women’s 4×200-meter freestyle relay during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Thursday, August 11, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Lee Jin-man/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. Combination photo of Joana Palacios (ARG) of Argentina as she competes. (Photo by Yves Herman/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Artistic Gymnastics, Final, Women’s Team Final, Rio Olympic Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 9, 2016. Rebecca Downie (GBR) of United Kingdom competes on the beam during the women’s team final. (Photo by Dylan Martinez/Reuters)

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Football Soccer, Copa Sudamericana, Penarol vs Sportivo Luqueno, Feliciano Caceres stadium, Luque, Paraguay on August 9, 2016. Nicolas Albarracin of Uruguay’s Penarol reacts after he fails to score against Paraguay’s Sportivo Luqueno. (Photo by Jorge Adorno/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Soccer, Preliminary, Women’s First Round, Group E China vs Sweden, Mane Garrincha Stadium, Brasilia, Brazil on August 9, 2016. Goalkeeper Lina Zhao (CHN) of China makes a save in traffic against Sweden. (Photo by Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Beach Volleyball, Women’s Preliminary, Beach Volleyball Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 10, 2016. Sarah Pavan (CAN) of Canada embraces Heather Bansley (CAN) of Canada during their match against Switzerland. (Photo by Ruben Sprich/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Fencing, Preliminary, Men’s Sabre Individual Table of 32, Carioca Arena 3, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 10, 2016. Alexey Yakimenko (RUS) of Russia and Pancho Paskov (BUL) of Bulgaria react. (Photo by Peter Cziborra/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Judo, Final, Women, 70 kg Bronze Medal Contests, Carioca Arena 2, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 10, 2016. Sally Conway (GBR) of Britain celebrates winning the bronze medal as Bernadette Graf (AUT) of Austria reacts. (Photo by Toru Hanai/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Weightlifting, Final, Women’s 69kg, Riocentro, Pavilion 2, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 10, 2016. Leidy Solis (COL) of Colombia competes. (Photo by Stoyan Nenov/Reuters)

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United States’ Kelsey Kolojejchick takes a shot past Japan’s Mayumi Ono, left, and Motomi Kawamura during a women’s field hockey match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by Dario Lopez-Mills/AP Photo)

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Ding Ning, of China, top, reacts after defeating Li Xiaoxia, of China, in the women’s singles table tennis gold medal match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by David Goldman/AP Photo)

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Joseph Clarke, of Britain, celebrates winning the gold medal in the kayak K1 men’s final of the canoe slalom at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP Photo)

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Bombayla Devi Laishram of India competes in the Women’s Individual round of 32 Elimination Round on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Sambodromo on August 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

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United States’ April Ross, bottom, and Kerri Walsh Jennings celebrate after beating Switzerland during a women’s beach volleyball match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo)

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Australia’s Louise Bawden (L) and Australia’s Taliqua Clancy vie for the ball during the women’s beach volleyball qualifying match between the Netherlands and Australia at the Beach Volley Arena in Rio de Janeiro on August 10, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Photo by Leon Neal/AFP Photo)

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Leidy Yessenia Solis Arboleda, of Colombia, celebrates after a lift in the women’s 69kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, August 10, 2016. (Photo by Morry Gash/AP Photo)

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Marta Xargay #10 of Spain jumps over Xiaojia Chen #5 of China in the Women’s Basketball Preliminary Round Group B match between China and Spain on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Youth Arena on August 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

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Serena Williams, of the United States, toss the ball on a serve to Elina Svitolina, of Urkaine, at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, August 9, 2016. (Photo by Charles Krupa/AP Photo)

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Liu Yongshi of China during her women’s Foil individual round of 32 bout against Edina Knapek of Hungary at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Fencing events at the Carioca Arena 3 in the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 10 August 2016. (Photo by Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA)

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Tunisia’s Ines Boubakri reacts after beating Canada’s Eleanor Harvey in their women’s individual foil quarter-final bout as part of the fencing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Carioca Arena 3 in Rio de Janeiro on August 10, 2016. (Photo by Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP Photo)

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China’s Wang Yan performs on the balance beam during the artistic gymnastics women’s individual all-around final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Julio Cortez/AP Photo)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Artistic Gymnastics, Victory Ceremony, Women’s Individual All-Around Victory Ceremony, Rio Olympic Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 11, 2016. Simone Biles (USA) of USA bites her gold medal on the podium after winning the women’s individual all-around final. (Photo by Dylan Martinez/Reuters)

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Bronze medalist, Russia’s Aliya Mustafina at an award ceremony for the artistic gymnastics women’s individual all-around final event at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Valery Sharifulin/TASS/Newscom)

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Russia’s Violetta Kolobova celebrates after defeating Estonia during the bronze medal bout of the women’s epee team fencing competition in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Gregory Bull/AP Photo)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Beach Volleyball, Women’s Preliminary, Beach Volleyball Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 11, 2016. Brooke Sweat (USA) of USA competes. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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2016 Rio Olympics, Women’s Soccer, News Conference, Mineirao Stadium, Belo Horizonte, Brazil on August 11, 2016. Players from Brazil (BRA) visit the stadium the day before their match against Australia (AUS). (Photo by Mariana Bazo/Reuters)

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China’s Hao Jialu in the women’s épée team gold medal match against Romania in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 11, 2016. (Photo by Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS)

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Rajiv Ouseph of Great Britain or Team GB competes against Petr Koukal of Czech Republic in the mens Badminton Singles on Day 6 of the 2016 Rio Olympics at Riocentro – Pavilion 4 on August 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

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Brazil players yell toward their teammates during a preliminary women’s water polo match against Russia at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Sergei Grits/AP Photo)

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United States’ Kassidy Cook dives during a training session at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Wong Maye-E/AP Photo)

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Malaysia’s Pandelela Rinong dives during a training session at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Wong Maye-E/AP Photo)

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Thailand’s Puttita Supajirakul is down on the court after a point during a women’s doubles badminton match against the Netherlands at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 11, 2016. (Photo by Kin Cheung/AP Photo)

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