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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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England's Jack Laugher: Bring on the diving final

England diver Jack Laugher has shared his excitement on Twitter, as he prepares to compete in this evening's 3m springboard final at the Commonwealth Games.

The 19-year-old, who won gold in the 1m springboard yesterday, was the leading qualifier in today's preliminary event with a score of 465.80.

Scotland's James Heatly was fifth, one place ahead of England's James Denny, with the third English competitor Oliver Dingley in eighth.

Former freestyle swimmer for Great Britain, Karen Pickering, tweeted her support for the diver:

Yesterday was a good day for England's divers, as Alicia Blagg claimed a gold alongside Rebecca Gallantree, in the 3m synchro diving at the Glasgow Games.

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