Rio de Janeiro wins bid to host 2016 Olympics Games. Rio de Janeiro beats Madrid to win bid for 2016 Olympic Games. The other contenders were Chicago and Tokyo, which got voted out in the first round of voting itself. This is the first time a South American city win be hosting Olympic Games.
Jacques Rogue, President – IOC announced the same today evening.
Brazilian President Lula & Pele supported Rio for the same.
Latin America will host the Olympic Games for the first time.Lets hope this one would be a great one…!!!