The Rio 2016 Paralympic Games were brought to a close inside the Maracana Stadium on Sunday evening. Sir Philip Craven, International Paralympic Committee president said that the Rio Paralympics was "uniquely Brazilian and wondrous". Britain finished the Games with 147 medals, 64 of which were gold. They were second behind China, who claimed 107 golds and 239 in total. Craven thanked organisers, athletes and spectators after passing the Paralympic flag to the governor of Tokyo, which hosts the next Games in 2020.