The Games are now complete and the last 17 days have left sports fans worldwide with incredible memories from top events, led by some of the finest athletes on the planet. Fans everywhere turned to Twitter to cheer for thrilling victories, engage with athletes, watch highlights from official broadcasters, and share in the live experience.
We crunched the numbers to find the events, talents and trends that owned the podium on Twitter during the event. These rankings are based on all Tweets sent globally between July 23, 2021 and August 8, 2021.
Most Tweeted events
Most mentioned athletes
Most mentioned sports
Most Tweeted emoji