They then formed a Mosh pit for the show. The bonhomie added to the flavour of the closing ceremony, which was termed "A Symphony of British Music".
The flag bearers were also bunched together. The Indian tricolour was carried by woman boxer M.C. Mary Kom, who won the bronze medal, while Indian sportspersons were dressed in casual white tracksuits.
In Image: Fireworks soar over the Olympic Stadium as the Olympic flame is lowered during the closing ceremony