Sochi Olympics ends with a bang; Russians take a sporting jibe at their own Olympics ring glitch

The games that were mired with endless controversies, finally came to a close late this evening with a grand final show down. In what was also considered a rather modest take, the Russians mocked the Olympic ring glitches that took place during the inaugural ceremony and had become the butt of jokes across social media. Here are some of the best moments from the closing ceremony. Photographs by Reuters