News | Nov 27 2017

Sports Personality of the Year contenders to be announced today

Anthony Joshua in the running for the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year award
Anthony Joshua tickets
Anthony Joshua  |  Action Images/Lee Smith

CONTENDERS for this year’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards are to be announced on Monday night’s One Show.

The annual awards event, first held in 1954 to celebrate the year’s best sporting achievements, will take place on December 17 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool and will be hosted by Clare Balding, Gary Lineker and Gabby Logan.