World Athletics Championships
In August, watch the World Athletics Championships in London LIVE on Eurosport Player
The Wolrld Athletics Championships will be broadcast live on Eurosport from the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park stadium in London. Over 10 magical days, the world’s top athletes will bring the roar back to the iconic stadium that saw Mo Farah, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Usain Bolt race to glory. The London Championships will be the 16th in the event’s 34-year history with the first IAAF World Championships being hosted in Helsinki in 1983.
The most recent Championships in Beijing, China in August 2015 saw 1931 athletes participate from a record 207 national federations. Kenya topped the medal table for the first time in its history, winning 16 medals of which seven were gold. USA have topped the medal table on 10 occasions.
From 4th to 13th August 2017, watch the best of the World Athletics Championships LIVE on Eurosport Player