16 Photos These Olympians Probably Wish They Could Delete From The Internet

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By: Minou Clark


Sorry #PhelpsFace, you're great and all, but these faces from the Rio Olympics get first place.


While the athleticism and talent of these competitors are indisputable, so are the goofy expressions sometimes needed to get them to a medal.

Funniest Faces Of The Rio Olympics

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USA's Kerri Walsh Jennings dives for a dig during the women's beach volleyball qualifying match between the USA and Switzerland. –YASUYOSHI CHIBA VIA GETTY IMAGES

2

Germany's Dimitrij Ovtcharov hits a shot in his men's singles qualification round table tennis match at the Riocentro venue. –JIM WATSON VIA GETTY IMAGES

3

Gauthier Klauss and Matthieu Peché of France compete during the men's canoe double slalom (C2) heats. –IAN MACNICOL VIA GETTY IMAGES

4

Sabine Kusterer of Germany competes in weightlifting. –STOYAN NENOV / REUTERS

5

Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball during a training session at the Olympic Tennis Center. –MARTIN BERNETTI VIA GETTY IMAGES

6

Slovakia's Barbora Balazova eyes the ball in her women's singles qualification round table tennis match. –JUAN MABROMATA VIA GETTY IMAGES

7

Mathlynn Sasser of Marshall Islands reacts during the Women's 58kg Group B weightlifting contest. –LARS BARON VIA GETTY IMAGES

8

Hungary's Georgina Pota eyes the ball in her women's singles qualification round table tennis match. –JUAN MABROMATA VIA GETTY IMAGES

9

Tia-Clair Toomey of Australia competes during the Women's 58kg Group B weightlifting contest. –LARS BARON VIA GETTY IMAGES

10

North Korea's Ri Myong-Sun watches the ball in her women's singles qualification round table tennis match. –JIM WATSON VIA GETTY IMAGES

11

Czech Republic's Petra Kvitovà returns the ball to Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki during their women's second round singles tennis match. –MARTIN BERNETTI VIA GETTY IMAGES

12

Evgeny Kuznetsov and Ilya Zakharov of Russia compete in the men's diving synchronized 3m Springboard Final on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. –ADAM PRETTY VIA GETTY IMAGES

13

China's Long Qingquan competes during the men's 56kg weightlifting event. –GOH CHAI HIN VIA GETTY IMAGES

14

Russia's Nikolai Kuksenkov performs his parallel bars routine during the artistic gymnastics men's individual all-around final event. –VALERY SHARIFULIN VIA GETTY IMAGES

15

Japan's Kohei Uchimura competes in the horizontal bar event of the men's individual all-around final of the Artistic Gymnastics. –EMMANUEL DUNAND VIA GETTY IMAGES

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Japan's Ryohei Kato performs his high bar routine during the artistic gymnastics men's individual all-around final event. –VALERY SHARIFULIN VIA GETTY IMAGES

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