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Gabby Logan, Clare Balding and Gary Lineker present BBC Sports Personality of the Year live from Birmingham, celebrating a sensational year of sport.

A sensational year of sport is celebrated in style as Gabby Logan, Clare Balding and Gary Lineker present BBC Sports Personality of the Year, live from Birmingham.

In front of a 12,000-strong crowd, including 1,000 sporting greats, the event, now in its 65th year, reviews 2018's magical moments and rewards some of its standout achievers. And, for the first time, the contenders for the main BBC Sports Personality of the Year award are revealed at the start of the show, with the winner decided by a public vote later in the programme.

The night is full of inspiration, emotion, surprises, musical performances, powerful films, interviews and celebration. The winners for the Team, Coach, Unsung Hero, Helen Rollason and Lifetime Achievement awards are revealed alongside the recipient of a new award for best sporting moment.

2 hours

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:06

    Keala Settle & The Greatest Showman Ensemble

    This Is Me

  • 00:11

    Unloved

    We Are Unloved

  • 00:15

    Led Zeppelin

    Immigrant Song

  • 00:16

    deadmau5

    Strobe

  • 00:20

    Eric Prydz

    Mirage

  • 00:25

    Bugzy Malone

    Death Do Us Part (Explicit)

  • 00:26

    Bruno Mars

    Perm

  • 00:30

    Miley Cyrus

    Malibu

  • 00:30

    Jorja Smith

    Let Me Down (feat. Stormzy)

  • 00:36

    The National

    Terrible Love

  • 00:41

    Rodrigo y Gabriela

    The Soundmaker

  • 00:42

    Tokio Myers

    Bloodstream

  • 00:43

    White Lies

    Finish Line

  • 00:31

    Seinabo Sey

    Still

  • 00:47

    4hero

    Les Fleur (feat. Carina Andersson)

  • 00:48

    Aretha Franklin

    Think

  • 00:48

    Agnes Obel

    Fuel To Fire

  • 00:49

    Aerosmith

    Dream On

  • 00:51

    Diana Ross

    Ain't No Mountain High Enough

  • 00:57

    Black Honey

    Crowded City

  • 01:06

    Sigala

    Came Here For Love (feat. Ella Eyre)

  • 01:12

    David Baddiel, Frank Skinner

    Three Lions

  • 01:15

    Paloma Faith, Sony

    Make Your Own Kind of Music

  • 01:17

    Sigrid

    Strangers

  • 01:18

    Mumford & Sons

    42

  • 01:21

    Little Mix

    Woman Like Me

  • 01:26

    Avicii & Aloe Blacc

    Wake Me Up

  • 01:24

    George Ezra

    Paradise

  • 01:32

    Justice

    Genesis

  • 01:27

    Sigrid

    High Five

  • 01:29

    Vance Joy

    Lay It On Me

  • 01:33

    Burt Bacharach and His Orchestra and Chorus

    What The World Needs Now Is Love

  • 01:33

    Bruce Springsteen

    Born In The USA

  • 01:33

    Daft Punk

    Crescendolls

  • 01:33

    Frankie Goes to Hollywood

    Two Tribes

  • 01:34

    Plastic Bertrand

    Ca Plane Pour Moi

  • 01:39

    Duke Dumont

    Inhale (feat. Ebenezer)

  • 01:44

    Freya Ridings

    Lost Without You

  • 01:45

    Paul Kalkbrenner

    Square 1

  • 01:49

    Tom Walker

    My Way

  • 01:48

    SHAED

    Trampoline

  • 01:52

    Sigrid

    I Don't Want To Know

  • 01:53

    Sia

    Chandelier

  • 02:01

    Coldplay

    Viva La Vida

  • 01:53

    Rudimental

    Walk On (feat. Tom Walker)

  • 02:02

    Andreas Johnson

    Glorious

  • 02:08

    George Ezra

    Paradise

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Gabby Logan
Presenter Clare Balding
Presenter Gary Lineker

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