A former marine who won gold in Judo at the Commonwealth Games said his medal was not just for him but for "the Royal Marines, the Royal Navy, all the armed services".
Team Scotland's Chris Sherrington, 30, denied he had suffered from alcoholism but admitted to blowing £8,500 on drink after quitting the armed forces and credited Judo with helping him overcome his demons.
Pop princess Kylie stole the show as she closed what has been dubbed the 'best ever' Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The Jamaican sprinter said the only negative at the Commonwealth Games was the weather, as he hailed the "brilliant" event in Glasgow.
Pop princess Kylie will be top of the bill tonight as the Commonwealth Games comes to a close.