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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Greg Rutherford produces golden jump in Glasgow

London 2012 star Greg Rutherford has said he has finally proven he is not a "one-jump wonder" after claiming gold in the men's long jump at the Commonwealth Games.

Rutherford overcame career-threatening injury problems since his win at the Olympics two years ago and outperformed South Africa's Zarck Visser in Glasgow.

Greg Rutherford's winning jump delivered England's 37th gold in Glasgow. Credit: David Davies/PA Wire
Rutherford celebrated his victory by taking part in a fan's selfie at the trackside at Hampden Park. Credit: David Davies/PA Wire
Rutherford reached 8.20m on his third jump to take the Commonwealth title two years after his triumph for Team GB at London's Olympic Stadium. Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

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