Next Episode of BBC Sports Personality of the Year is
Season 2017 / Episode 1 and airs on 17 December 2017 19:00
Each year the public votes for their sports personality of the year based on a shortlist of 12 people who have had huge sporting achievements in the past year.
Gary Lineker, Clare Balding and Gabby Logan celebrate the past years sporting achievements and present this years awards.
Gary Lineker, Clare Balding and Gabby Logan host the 2016 BBC Sports Personality of the Year. Now in its 63rd year, the show recognises the standout achievers and relives the must-see sporting moments in front of a 12,000 strong crowd at Birmingham's Genting Arena. There are 16 contenders shortlisted for the main Sports Personality of the Year Award, and the result is determined by a public vote. Team of the Year, Lifetime Achievement and Unsung Hero are some of the other awards to be given out, and the inspirational films, emotional moments and live performances capture all the highlights from an incredible year of sport.
A fantastic and memorable year will be celebrated in style as Gary Lineker, Clare Balding and Gabby Logan present the 2017 BBC Sports Personality Of The Year.
In front of a 10,000 strong crowd, live from Liverpool's Echo Arena, the world's most iconic sports awards show will look back on all the magical moments of the past 12 months as well as reward some of the year's standout achievers. The main Sports Personality Of The Year award - now in its 64th year - will be decided by a public vote on the night, and there are many contenders who can win it.
Clare Balding(Clare Balding)
Gary Lineker(Gary Lineker)
Gabby Logan(Gabby Logan)
Adrian Chiles(Adrian Chiles)
Sue Barker(Sue Barker)
John Inverdale(John Inverdale)
Jake Humphrey(Jake Humphrey)
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