Mo Farah

Jonnie Peacock named 'winner' of BBC Sports Personality of the Year day BEFORE awards on Strictly Come Dancing

Jonnie Peacock was named winner of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year on tonight's Strictly Come Dancing.<p>The Paralympian was told he'd already …

Claudia Winkleman

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017: World 10,000m champion Mo Farah wins

<b>World 10,000m champion Mo Farah has been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017.</b><p>The 34-year-old was presented the award on video link by daughter Rhianna.<p>Farah won his third successive world 10,000m gold medal in London in August, despite almost falling twice late in the race.<p>He becomes the …

Sport (UK)

Bradley Lowery Honoured With Posthumous Award At Emotional BBC Sports Personality Of The Year

People think footballer Jermain Defoe deserves recognition too.<p>PA Wire/PA Images<p>Bradley Lowery, the six-year-old whose brave fight against a rare …

Soccer

Jorgie Porter, Gabby Allen, and Faryal Makhdoom shine on the BBC Sports Personality Of The Year red carpet

Jorgie Porter, Love Island‘s Gabby Allen and Sally Gunnell were among the celebrities to shine as they walked the red carpet on Sunday night at the …

Amir Khan

Anthony Joshua ignored the dress code for BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards but no-one dare tell him

Anthony Joshua might be the heavyweight favourite to win the 2017 BBC Sports Personality of the Year tonight.<p>But it seems like he was left in the …

Amir Khan

Sports Personality of the Year 2017: Mo Farah beats Anthony Joshua and Lewis Hamilton to the main prize

Mo Farah has been crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year, beating the likes of bookies' favourite Anthony Joshua and Lewis Hamilton to the annual …

Auto Racing

Mo Farah’s son’s on-screen temper tantrum steals the show at BBC Sports Personality Of The Year awards

Mo Farah’s son Hussein basically won the BBC Sports Personality Of The Year awards on Sunday night after deciding he gave no shits and would not be …

Sport (UK)

Bradley Lowery to be honoured at BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards

Bradley Lowery’s legacy will grow stronger at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year’s show on Sunday night.<p>Bradley will be honoured with the Helen …

Jermain Defoe

Mo Farah named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017

Mo Farah has won the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.<p>He beat Jonnie Peacock, who came third, and Jonathan Rea, who came second, to claim the …

Birmingham, UK

Mo Farah scoops shock BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Anthony Joshua was heavy favourite with bookmakers, but Farah took the prize on Sunday night.<p>Mo Farah has been named BBC Sports Personality of the …

Sport (UK)

SHOOTING STAR

The name of Walt Murphy is barely known in UK athletics circles and, I suspect not much more so in the USA, outside of statisticians, of whom he is …

Athletics

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017 – live!

Updates from the ceremony at Liverpool’s Echo Arena Jacob Steinberg: Who will be crowned team of the year? And you can email Tom or tweet @TomDaviesE17

Johanna Konta

First pictures of Anthony Joshua arriving in Liverpool at Sports Personality of the Year 2017

All eyes were on Anthony Joshua as the handsome heavyweight arrived in Liverpool for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards.<p>The world …

Noel Gallagher

Sunday's best TV: Sports Personality of the Year 2017; The Apprentice final; The Alternativity

As Sports Personality of the Year is unveiled, will it finally be Mo Farah’s year? Elsewhere, Lord Sugar finally names his next business partner, and Danny Boyle offers an untraditional take on the nativity from Palestine.<p>Sports Personality of the Year 2017<br>6.45pm, BBC One<p>SPOTY used to be an annual …

TV

Bianca Walkden: 'I'm a Scouse girl and a tomboy - I love a good scrap'

In 1985, a letter to The New York Times sought to elucidate the magic of the correspondent’s beloved taekwondo. “Blend the grace of ballet, the precision of ice skating, the noble fury of boxing, the concentration of chess,” wrote Ken Zeserson, of Willow, in the Hudson Valley, “and you will begin …

Sport (UK)

SIR MO FARAH - BBC SPOTY CONTENDER

16th December 2017<p>In the year he received his Knighthood, added his sixth world title to his collection and retired from the track, there are few …

British Athletics

Jonathan Rea: ' I wouldn't be racing now if I hadn't got lucky with motorsport's X-factor'

It is 10 years since a motorcycle rider was nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year. And back in 2007, James Toseland made quite a mark at the annual ceremony, roaring on stage aboard a motorbike, before climbing off and giving an accomplished solo turn on a grand piano. When Jonathan …

Wladimir Klitschko

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017: more tickets released ahead of showpiece event

More tickets have been made available for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards, which are being held in Liverpool this weekend.<p>The …

Show Jumping

It’s fair enough for Sports Personality of the Year to ask some searching questions

Given sport’s bad reputational year, it is fine that the BBC is preparing to get Chris Froome to defend himself on what is normally a controversy-free programme<p>For more than 60 years the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year has served up a mildly diverting few hours of saccharine and froth. The …

Chris Froome

Sports Personality of the Year: Runners and riders for prestigious BBC accolade

The BBC Sports Personality of the year will be announced on Sunday night, with Anthony Joshua the leading favourite to land the prestigious award.<p>The …

Johanna Konta

Bekele targets marathon WR

Kenenisa Bekele, the world record holder in 5,000m and 10,000m, is determined to set a new world record in marathon before ending his illustrious …

Olympics

Skillrun is the most advanced treadmill you can buy and works with Apple GymKit

Technogym, our favourite provider of high-end workout machines that look like something out of <i>Star Trek: The Gym</i> today introduces a new type of …

Exercise

TWO world championships and 7 other reasons Birmingham is BIG on sport in 2018

Sporting events are running high in Birmingham as the city prepares for two global championships in 2018 – as well as hosting four national cups and …

Olympics

Cross country quality for Edinburgh

GB and Europe name strong teams for the Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh XCountryMany of the most successful athletes from this month’s European Cross …

Athletics

Giant penguins as big as humans may have waddled around Earth 59 million years ago

Ancient penguins about the size of a grown man may have waddled around the planet about 59 million years ago, new research suggests.<p>Fossils …

News (Ireland)

The Guardian view on Chris Froome’s failed drugs test: transcending limits

The battle to get ahead of the drugs cheats will never be won but that’s no reason for abandoning it<p>This Sunday, in one of the biggest nights of the sporting calendar, the BBC’s sports personality of the year is decided. Apart from the shortage of women, the other striking feature of the 12-strong …

Opinion

Bourse en temps réel, actualités et conseil boursier - Investir-Les Echos Bourse

CAC 40<p>+0,15%<p>5 517,97<p>Dow jones<p>+0,10%<p>23 539,19<p>PEA-PME 150<p>+0,29%<p>2 052,96<p>NASDAQ<p>+0,74%<p>6 764,44<p>Cac Small<p>-0,14%<p>13 417,39<p>Dax<p>+0,28%<p>13 478,86<p>EURO STOXX 50<p>+0,03%<p>…

Économie

Harry Potter, Usain Bolt and Paddington Bear's boots: meet the new constellations

Credits University of BirminghamAlt Text Constellations, SpaceBirmingham University drops Latin to make astronomy child-friendly One-Minute Read …

Harry Potter

'Mobot' picture reunites runner with long-lost family

Jonathan Mainwaring, from Surrey, runs the 5k Parkrun every weekend but when he celebrated clocking up his 250th run he had no idea it would lead to …

UK News

New constellations named after Harry Potter and Usain Bolt to appeal more to children

Do you think you'd be able to spot them?<p>Ever looked at the sky and thought you saw Usain Bolt?<p>Thanks to the University of Birmingham, now you can. …

Harry Potter