Canada racked up more medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games than it did four years ago in New Delhi, India, and climbed back onto its traditional place on the Commonwealth medal podium, finishing third behind Australia and England.
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There were plenty of elite performances from Canadian athletes during the Commonwealth Games. Which one stood out to you?
Sultana Frizell was named Canada's flagbearer for the closing ceremony after defending her gold medal from four years ago in impressive fashion.
Michelle Li has captured Canada's first ever women's singles gold medal in badminton at the Commonwealth Games.
Usain Bolt looked none the worse for wear while anchoring Jamaica’s win in the men’s 4x100-metre relay at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Saturday, using a furious finishing kick to pull away from the competition.
Samir El-Mais gave Canada its first boxing gold of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, winning the title in the men’s heavy (91 kg) class.
Canada’s Jennifer Abel added a silver medal to her Commonwealth Games collection on Saturday, finishing second in the women’s three-metre springboard competition.
The curtain fell on the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Sunday with the closing ceremony in Hampden Park.
A runner from Botswana has become the second Commonwealth Games athlete to fail a doping test in Glasgow.
On Friday, Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt led Jamaica to the 4x100-metre relay team to the final of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.