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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 Natalie Blake takes silver in powerlifting

England's Natalie Blake has taken silver in the women's lightweight powerlifting competition at the Commonwealth Games.

The 31-year-old from Newark lifted 95kg for an overall score of 100.2, finishing second to Nigerian Esther Oyema.

Oyema raised a bar of 126kg and set a new world record.

Blake, whose medal was England's first in para-sport powerlifting, said she "wasn't expecting silver" after withdrawing from London 2012 following a head injury.

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