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Scots swimmer Maggi McEleny celebrated her proudest moment when she carried the flag for the British team.
She follows in the illustrious footsteps of triple-gold medal rower Matthew Pinsent who carried the flag in Sydney in 2000, and becomes the first woman since three-day eventer Lucinda Prior-Palmer who shared the honour with Sebastian Coe in Los Angeles in 1984.
California's alternative rocker Beck carried the flag for the United States by being voted best international male solo artist.