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.

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Australia push England into second on medal table

Australia has moved to the top of the medal table on day three of the games. Credit: Glasgow 2014

Australia has overtaken England at the top of the medal table in the late evening of day three at the Commonwealth Games.

Both countries have 17 gold medals and 14 silver, but the Australian team have five more bronze medals with 19 to England's 14.

The host nation is sitting pretty in third place, with 11 golds, six silver and eight bronze medals.

Wales are in eighth place with two gold medals, seven silver and eight bronze.

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