emma raducanu she won the award 12 months ago and another female sports star is set to claim the gong this time.
A series of awards will be handed out on the night to cap off a memorable year for British sport.
Here are all the details…
When is BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2022?
The ceremony will take place on Wednesday 21 December 2022 in Salford.
Proceedings start at 6:45 pm GMT and end at 9 pm
How to watch BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2022
Television channel: BBC One will broadcast the ceremony live and free to air in the UK.
Live broadcast: The BBC Sport website and iPlayer will also broadcast SPOTY online.
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2022 nominees
The official list of nominees will be released before the ceremony, but bookmakers have given an early look at who’s in the running…
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2022 latest odds
Bet Mead: 1/80
Ben Stokes: 1/25
Ronnie O’Sullivan: 33/1
Natasha Jonas: 33/1
Jessica Gadirova: 50/1
Leon Edwards: 50/1
Tyson’s Fury: 66/1
Rory McIlroy: 80/1
Adam Peat: 80/1
Ellen White: 80/1
Max Burgin: 80/1
Lewis Hamilton: 100/1
Harry Kane: 100/1
Odds provided by Betfair (subject to change). .