BBC Sports Personality of the Year tickets available from Friday
Tickets for this year’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year in Leeds will go on sale this Friday.
The event, watched by 14.5m people on the BBC when won by Sir Bradley Wiggins last year, is taking place at the newly opened Leeds Arena on Sunday 15 December. A crowd of 12,000 is expected. Leeds Arena Leeds Arena will host the event Gary Lineker, Clare Balding and Gabby Logan will host, with BBC One covering the night live for what will be the awards’ 60th anniversary.
Andy Murray is the overwhelming favourite to win the trophy after his Wimbledon triumph in the summer. 2013 has been another amazing sporting year, with highlights including the Lions victory, England’s Ashes triumph,, Ellie Simmonds triple gold medal haul at the IPC World Swimming Championships, Christine Ohurougu and Mo Farah’s golds at the World Athletics Championships and Justin Rose claiming the US Open.