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 ›

New Commonwealth Games high for Team Scotland

Team Scotland has been celebrating after breaking its previous Commonwealth Games record to clinch 12 golds at Glasgow 2014.

Victory for Alex Marshall and Paul Foster in lawn bowls saw Scotland's gold tally pass the 11 won in Melbourne in 2006.

With six days to go in the competition, the host nation needs three more medals to beat its record haul of 33 medals in Edinburgh in 1986.

Scotland's competitors have earned 12 gold, eight silver and 12 bronze medals so far and are third in the medal table behind Australia and England.

More on this story