Greg Rutherford provided the ideal response to his critics by landing the Commonwealth long jump title in Glasgow.
Adopted Scot Viorel Etko delivered the host nation's first wrestling Commonwealth Games medal in 20 years with a bronze.
Alicia Blagg and Rebecca Gallantree teamed up to win England's second diving gold after Jack Laugher's earlier triumph.
Nicola Adams guaranteed a Commonwealth medal to add to her collection after easing into the women's boxing semi-finals.
England's Max Whitlock claimed all-around gold at the Commonwealth Games after a stunning display at the SSE Hydro.
Sarah Barrow and Tonia Couch won diving silver for England at the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.
Usain Bolt labelled Glasgow 2014 as "awesome" after being earlier quoted delivering a staggering slur on his experience.
Irish rider Trevor Breen maintained his winning run at Hickstead in the Longines Royal International Horse Show.
Dai Greene's Commonwealth title defence is over after he failed in his attempt to make the 400 metres hurdles final.
Dai Greene insists there is no way his two Wales team-mates who failed drug tests are "deliberate cheaters".