Great Olympic moments: Rio 2016 Men's Rugby Final

Fiji players and staff huddle as they win gold after the Men's Rugby Sevens Gold medal final against Great Britain at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Fiji players and staff huddle as they win gold after the Men's Rugby Sevens Gold medal final against Great Britain at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

With Tokyo 2020 now just one year away, it’s time to relive some of the greatest Olympic moments in history. Today, 29 July 2020, the Rio 2016 men's rugby final.

The schedule for Tokyo 2020 has been confirmed, venues announced and while athletes around the world are busy gearing up to qualify for the greatest show on Earth, it's time to enjoy 16 days full of the most unforgettable, inspiring and exciting memories from the past as preparations for Tokyo 2020 gather pace!

Rio 2016 Men's Rugby Final

While Fiji had participated in every Olympic Games since Melbourne 1956, they arrived at Rio 2016 having never won a medal. But rugby 7s represented the nation's best chance to break that duck in 60 years. Fresh off from back-to-back World Rugby Sevens Series titles, Fiji were the team to beat heading into the final. But could they make history for their nation in Brazil?

Men's Rugby Final | Rio 2016 | Great Olympic Moments
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Watch the greatest Olympic Moments and follow Fiji winning over Great Britain 43:7 in the men's rugby final at the Rio Summer Olympic Games in 2016

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