Geraint Thomas made history by becoming the first Welshman to win a gold medal in the cycling road race.
The 28-year-old recovered from a late puncture which saw him have to change wheel, to hold off New Zealand's Jack Bauer and England's Scott Thwaites who battled to silver and bronze in a sprint finish.
Thomas who won bronze in the individual time trial will carry the Welsh flag at the Games closing ceremony today.
Pop princess Kylie stole the show as she closed what has been dubbed the 'best ever' Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
The Jamaican sprinter said the only negative at the Commonwealth Games was the weather, as he hailed the "brilliant" event in Glasgow.
Pop princess Kylie will be top of the bill tonight as the Commonwealth Games comes to a close.