Australia promise to build on the "standout" Glasgow 2014 and deliver the "best" Commonwealth Games in 2018.
Glasgow 2014 - Commonwealth Games
From villains to unlikely heroes, strange moments, soap operas and spats, Tom Fordyce hands out his gongs.
Glasgow 2014 is hailed as "the standout Games in the history of the movement" as the 11-day event comes to a conclusion.
Glasgow 2014 delivered an occasion like nothing else in the sporting calendar, writes chief sports writer Tom Fordyce.
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BBC Sport's Clare Balding and Katherine Grainger let their hair down at the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony, dancing along to Kylie Minogue's performance.