In the summer of 2017, London will stage both the IAAF World Athletics Championships and the IPC Athletics World Championships in the Olympic Stadium. It will be the first time that these two Championships have been staged in the same year in the same city.
Christmas Day this year will mark the 100-year anniversary of the Christmas truce when British and German soldiers fighting in the First World War created their own brief ceasefire to exchange gifts and play impromptu games of football in a perfect example of how sport can bring warring nations together. Mike Rowbottom recounts the historic tale.
Which city do you think the USOC choose to bid for the 2024 Olympics?