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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Bolt flies flag for Jamaica as he hails 'awesome' Games

Usain Bolt has put in a passionate supporting role at the Commonwealth Games after hitting back at a report which claimed he had slurred the Glasgow event.

Usain Bolt was seen laughing as he watched his Jamaican compatriots take on New Zealand in a netball match at the Games. Credit: John Giles/PA Wire
Bolt flew the flag for his nation after The Times reported the star athlete had labelled the Games as 's***'. Credit: John Giles/PA Wire
He has rejected the claims on Twitter and later said he thinks the Games in the Scottish city are 'awesome'. Credit: TRACEY NEARMY/AAP/Press Association Images

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