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  • Coaches for Mongolia's Mandakhnaran Ganzorig strip in protest after a loss to Uzbekistan's Ikhtiyor Navruzov during the men's 65-kg freestyle bronze medal wrestling match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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  • Pusarla Sindhu, right, one of the only two Indians to win medals at the just concluded Rio Olympics, displays her silver medal as she is brought home in a procession along with her coach, Pullela Gopichand, upon their arrival in Hyderabad, India, Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. Sindhu won silver in women's singles badminton. (AP Photo/ Mahesh Kumar A)

    India welcomes back Sindhu after rare medal in Rio

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  • Samba dancers perform during the closing ceremony in the Maracana stadium at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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  • In this Aug. 12, 2016, file photo, United States' DeAndre Jordan (6), Kevin Durant (5) and Serbia's Stefan Bircevic, center, reach for a rebound during a men's basketball game at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The United States plays Serbia on Sunday, Aug. 21 for the gold medal. The U.S. won 94-91 in pool play against Serbia. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

    What to watch at the Rio Games on Monday

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The final day of the Rio Games features medal action in basketball, volleyball, the marathon, boxing, wrestling and more, as well as the closing ceremonies. Here are some things to watch. (all times local):