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25 August 2016: 2016 Olympic Games - A Legacy For Rio?

 As the 2016 Games comes to and end and Rio hands over the Olympic baton to Tokyo we investigate the legacy that has been left for the Brazilian city.  Planet Sport reporters Tom Ellis (above left) and Andy Bloss talk to residents of Curicica, a suburb of Rio, where homes were demolished to make way for the new Bus Rapid Transport route providing a fast transport system across the city.  We hear from the Mayor of Rio, Eduardo Paes, who believes the cost of the Games provides great value and ongoing benefits for the people of Rio.  And Tom Ellis looks back on the sporting action from the 2016 Olympics and shares his personal highlights.

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