Brazilian Cassius Duran had problems on his first dive yesterday, and finished last amongst the 12 finalists. His teammate César Castro took home the silver medal on the 3m trampoline (a.k.a. springboard).
The country's golden swimmer Thiago Pereira talks to Globo about his record-breaking number of medals.
Mix Brasil readers elect the 10 hottest gymnasts of the games in Rio.
The boys from the national water polo team were defeated by the United States yesterday at the finals. The victory gave the United States its fourth Pan-American Championship in men’s water polo.
The Brazilian girls gave the Americans a run for their money in the women's soccer finals yesterday, scoring 5 goals to none and their second gold medal at the Pan-American games. Marta, currently the world's best soccer player, left her foot prints at Maracanã's walk of fame.
Take a look at how athletes celebrated their victories at the games.
The closing ceremony for the 2007 games will take place this Sunday at Maracanã. DJ Marlboro and singer Fernanda Abreu are expected to bring in some funk to the event. A tribute to the victims of TAM's Flight 3054 is scheduled as part of the ceremony.
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