Advertisement

  1. National

Up to 8 million tune in as Commonwealth Games closes

The curtain has come down on an incredible 11 days of Commonwealth Games sporting action in a glittering, star-filled closing ceremony at Glasgow's Hampden Park.

England has topped the medal table of the Commonwealth Games with a total of 174 medals.

Up to 8 million viewers tuned in to see Kylie and a host of other stars close Glasgow 2014, which has been dubbed the "best ever" Commonwealth Games.

View all 202 updates ›

England's Nick Matthew gains 100th cap after squash win

England's Nick Matthew is presented with a shirt after he reached 100 England Squash Caps. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA

Team England's flag bearer Nick Matthew won his 100th squash cap today, after a routine victory in the opening session at Scotstoun.

The three-time world champion from Sheffield took just 21 minutes to defend his singles title, with a 11-3 11-3 11-1 win against unranked Xavier Koenig of Mauritius.

Englands Nick Matthew in action against Mauritius Xavier Koenig. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA

More on this story