GALLERY: Scottish styled Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

With symbols of the Forth Bridge west to Edinburgh, Scotch whisky barrels, Edinburgh castle gate and cannon, Scottish Tartan kilt at the central stage, the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games in Scotland’s largest city on Wednesday night (Thursday morning Singapore time) presented the audience with a combination of sports and culture in distinguished Scottish style.

Here are some highlights from the opening ceremony.

Photos: Reuters, AFP, ST

Sources: Reuters, AFP, ST