Isadora Cerullo, a Brazilian rugby player got a marriage proposal from her girlfriend right after the tournament.
An unusual event happened after one of the matches, when Isadora’s girlfriend of two years who is also a volunteer of the Games asked her to marry her. She responded yes.
However, the Brazilian rugby team lost its chance to compete for the medals, Isadora Cerullo won a better prize.
Marjorie Enya commented on her courageous decision to propose : “I know rugby people are amazing and they would embrace it. She is the love of my love.”
The moment was captured by TV cameras as had happened after the medal ceremony. However, not only the cameras were there to witness, but the Australian team to congratulate.
The couple is planning to tie the knot after Rio Olympics.
Same sex marriage was legalized in Brazil in 2013.