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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about A Question of Sport. Click on a question to reveal the answer.

When is A Question of Sport on TV?

Check the episode guide to find out when the show is next on BBC One.

Is A Question of Sport available on BBC iPlayer?

Yes. However, for rights reasons, it is only available for 7 days after broadcast, and cannot be downloaded, only streamed.

How can I get tickets to be in the audience?

A Question of Sport is recorded at The Studios, MediaCityUK in Salford. Tickets are free, but they are extremely popular. BBC Shows and Tours has more information on when tickets are available and how to apply.

Is A Question of Sport on Twitter?

Yes – follow @QuestionofSport for regular questions and updates on upcoming guests and shows.

When did A Question of Sport start on TV?

The first episode of A Question of Sport was broadcast on BBC One in January 1970 and there has been over a thousand episodes since then.

Why isn’t the What Happened Next round on every show?

Series Producer Gareth Edwards has written a blog post explaining why this round isn’t as regular as it used to be. Read it here.