Follow live coverage of the 2017 World Athletics Championships across BBC TV, radio, the BBC Sport website and mobile app

Find out the details of the major sports coverage on offer across BBC television, radio and online this week.

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Friday, 4 August

The World Athletics Championships begin across BBC TV, radio and online, with highlights including Mo Farah aiming for gold in the 10,000m final. Also today, listen to full commentary of the fourth Test between England and South Africa on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra.

07:00-10:00, Athletics – World Championships preview, BBC Red Button (repeated 15:00-18:00)

10:25-18:45, Cricket – England v South Africa, fourth Test, day one, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

13:00-14:00, The Friday Sports Panel, BBC Radio 5 live

18:00-19:00 & 22:00-22:30, Athletics – World Championships, BBC Two (uninterrupted coverage 18:00-22:30, Connected TV and online)

18:55-19:30, Athletics – Men’s 100m Prelims, World Championships, BBC Red Button

19:00-22:00, Athletics – World Championships, BBC One and BBC Radio 5 live

19:30-22:30, Rugby league – Leeds Rhinos v Wigan Warriors, Super 8s, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

23:05-00:05, Golf – Women’s British Open highlights, BBC Two (23:35-00:35, BBC Two Scotland)

Saturday, 5 August

The second day of the World Athletics Championships is available across BBC TV, radio and online with Usain Bolt seeking gold in his last 100m race. The new Football League season kicks off and ball-by-ball coverage continues of the fourth Test between England and South Africa on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra.

05:00-05:30, Boxing – 5 live Boxing with Bunce and Costello, BBC Radio 5 live

05:30-06:00, At Home with Colin Murray: Adam Peaty, BBC Radio 5 live

09:00-11:00, The Danny Baker Show, BBC Radio 5 live

09:30-14:00, Athletics – World Championships, BBC Two

10:00-18:45, Cricket – England v South Africa, fourth Test, day two, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

11:00-12:00, At Home with Colin Murray: Kumar Sangakkara, BBC Radio 5 live

12:20-14:30, Football – FA Cup qualifying: Litherland Remyca v AFC Liverpool, Connected TV and online

12:30-14:30, Football – Celtic v Hearts, Scottish Premiership, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 12:00)

1230-1430: Football, Celtic v Hearts, Scottish Premiership, BBC Radio Scotland (MW)

14:00-15:30, Athletics – I Am Bolt (repeat), BBC One

1400-1700: Football, SPFL updates, BBC Radio Scotland (FM)

1500-1700: Football, Hibernian v Partick Thistle, BBC Radio Scotland (MW)

15:00-17:00, Football – Updates from the Championship, League One and Two, BBC Radio 5 live

15:30-16:25, Athletics – The Heroes Of Super Saturday: Jess, Mo & Greg (repeat), BBC One

1625-1655: Football, SPFL results, BBC One Scotland

17:00-18:06, Sports Report, BBC Radio 5 live

18:06-19:00, Football – 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

18:20-20:55, Triathlon – World Series: Montreal, women’s race, Connected TV and online (repeated 23:00-01:35, BBC Red Button)

18:30-22:00, Athletics – World Championships, BBC One, Connected TV and online (22:00-22:30, BBC Two; 19:00-22:30, BBC Radio 5 live)

23.55-00.55, Golf – Women’s British Open highlights, BBC Two (01:00-02:00, BBC Two Wales)

Sunday, 6 August

Follow action from the FA Community Shield across the BBC as Arsenal take on Chelsea at Wembley. The football continues with live commentary from the Women’s Euro 2017 final on BBC Radio 5 live, while coverage of day three of the World Athletics Championships features Britain’s Katarina Johnson-Thompson in the heptathlon.

06:55-09:30, Triathlon – World Series: Montreal, women’s race (repeat), Red Button and online

09:00-10:00, Sportsweek, BBC Radio 5 live

09:30-17:00, Athletics – World Championships, BBC Two (10:50-13:30, BBC Red Button and online)

10:00-11:00, Athletics – 5 live Track and Field: The Record Fakers, BBC Radio 5 live

10:00-18:45, Cricket – England v South Africa, fourth Test, day three, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

1330-1530: Football, Motherwell v Rangers, Scottish Premiership, BBC Radio Scotland

14:00-16:00, Football – Arsenal v Chelsea, FA Community Shield, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 12:00)

16:00-18:00, Football – Women’s Euro 2017 final, BBC Radio 5 live

18:00-19:00, Football – Scottish Premiership highlights, BBC Two Scotland (repeated 23:15-00:15, BBC One Scotland)

18:20-20:45, Triathlon – World Series: Montreal, men’s race, Connected TV and online (repeated 23:00-01:25, BBC Red Button)

18:30-21:00, Athletics – World Championships, BBC One (18:30-22:00; BBC Radio 5 live; uninterrupted coverage until 22:30, Connected TV and online)

21:00-22:30, Athletics – World Championships, BBC Two

22:30-23:15, Football – Match of the Day: Community Shield highlights, BBC One

23.30-00.30, Golf – Women’s British Open highlights, BBC Two

Monday, 7 August

Britain’s Laura Muir is the main attraction in the women’s 1500m final at the World Athletics Championships, while Kelly Cates and guests discuss the weekend’s FA Community Shield, EFL and Women’s Euro 2017 action on The Monday Club.

09:25-11:50, Triathlon – World Series: Montreal, men’s race (repeat), BBC Red Button

10:00-18:45, Cricket – England v South Africa, fourth Test, day four, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

12:00-13:00, Golf – Women’s British Open highlights (repeat), BBC Two

13:00-14:30, Triathlon – World Series: Montreal highlights, BBC Two (repeated 22:30-00:00, BBC Red Button)

18:30-20:30 & 22:00-22:30, Athletics – World Championships, BBC Two (uninterrupted coverage until 22:30, Connected TV and online)

19:00-21:00, Football – The Monday Night Club, BBC Radio 5 live

20:30-22:00, Athletics – World Championships, BBC One (21:00-22:30, BBC Radio 5 live)

23:15-00:00, Rugby league – Super League Show, BBC One North West, North East & Cumbria, Yorks & Lincs & Yorkshire

Tuesday, 8 August

Listen to commentary of the first round of the EFL Cup, watch Wales take on Poland in the EuroHockey Women’s Championship, and catch up on all the latest news from the Super 8s and Qualifiers on the Super League Show.

10:00-18:45, Cricket – England v South Africa, fourth Test, day five, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

13:45-14:30, Rugby league – Super League Show, BBC Two (repeated 16:00-17:30 and 22:30-01:30, BBC Red Button)

18:00-20:00, Hockey – Poland v Wales, EuroHockey Women’s Championship, Connected TV and online

18:00-22:30, Athletics – World Championships, BBC Two (19:00-22:00, BBC Radio 5 live)

19:30-21:45, Football – Grimsby v Derby, EFL Cup first round, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Wednesday, 9 August

England open their Women’s Rugby World Cup campaign as they take on Spain, followed by Ireland facing Australia on Radio 5 live sports extra, while coverage of the World Athletics Championships continues across BBC Two and Radio 5 live.

13:45-16:00, Rugby union – England v Spain, Women’s Rugby World Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

18:00-20:00, Hockey – Belarus v Wales, EuroHockey Women’s Championship, Connected TV and online

18:00-22:30, Athletics – World Athletics Championships, BBC Two (19:00-22:30, BBC Radio 5 live)

18:55-21:00, Rugby union – Ireland v Australia, Women’s Rugby World Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

02:15-02:45, Boxing – Fight Game: The McGuigans – Episode 1, BBC Two

Thursday, 10 August

The US PGA Championship gets under way with uninterrupted coverage on BBC Red Button. The Women’s Cricket Super League begins as Southern Vipers host Western Storm, plus coverage of the World Athletics Championships continues across BBC TV and Radio 5 live.

14:15-18:30, Cricket – Southern Vipers v Western Storm, T20 Women’s Cricket Super League, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

18:00-00:15, Golf – US PGA Championship – day one, BBC Red Button and online

18:00-20:00, Athletics – World Athletics Championships, BBC Two (22:00-22:30, continues on BBC Two; 18:00-22:30. uninterrupted coverage on Connected TV and online)

19:00-20:00, Football – 5 live sport: Premier League season preview, BBC Radio 5 live

20:00-22:00, Athletics – World Athletics Championships, BBC One and BBC Radio 5 live

23:15-00:15, Golf – US PGA Championships – day one, BBC Two

01:15-01:45, Boxing – Fight Game: The McGuigans – Episode 2, BBC Two

Friday, 11 August

The Premier League season begins with commentary of Leicester City’s trip to Arsenal on BBC Radio 5 live while coverage of the World Athletics Championships and US PGA Championship continues across BBC TV and radio. Elsewhere, there is a derby match in the Women’s Super League as Yorkshire host Lancashire on Radio 5 live sports extra and Northern Ireland take on Scotland in the Women’s U19 Championship on Connected TV and online.

09:30-13:30, Athletics – World Athletics Championships, BBC Two (18:30-20:30, continues on BBC Two; 18:30-22:30, uninterrupted coverage on Connected TV and online)

13:00-14:00, The Friday Sports Panel, BBC Radio 5 live

14:15-18:30, Cricket – Yorkshire Diamonds v Lancashire Thunder, T20 Women’s Cricket Super League, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

16:30-18:30, Hockey – Match TBC, EuroHockey Women’s Championship semi-final, Connected TV and online

18:00-00:15, Golf – US PGA Championship – day two, BBC Red Button and online

18:50-20:30, Football – Northern Ireland v Scotland, Women’s U19 Championship, Connected TV and online

19:00-22:00, Athletics – World Athletics Championships, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

19:45-22:00, Football – Arsenal v Leicester City, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 18:30)

20:30-22:30, Athletics – World Athletics Championships, BBC One

22:00-22:30, Athletics – World Athletics Championships Review, BBC Two

22:00-01:00, Golf – US PGA Championship – day two, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

23:05-00:15, Golf – US PGA Championship – day two, BBC Two

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