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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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Chris Sherrington: 'This is the Royal Marine's medal'

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.

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