How to watch athletics at Commonwealth Games 2022: live stream, track and field schedule

If there’s one must-watch event at Birmingham 2022, it’s the track and field athletics. Unmatched in its scale and variety, athletics is the bedrock of the Commonwealth Games, sporting competition in its purest form, and with 54 gold medals on the line at Alexander Stadium, it’s where the Games will be won or lost. Want to see the sprinters, jumpers and throwers? Read on as we explain how to watch an athletics live stream at the 2022 Commonwealth Games wherever you are right now – including ways to watch all of the action for FREE.

Live stream athletics at Commonwealth Games 2022

Dates: Tuesday, August 2 – Sunday, August 7

Venue: Alexander Stadium, Birmingham

FREE live streams: BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) (UK) | CBC Sports (opens in new tab) (CA) | 7Plus (opens in new tab) (AU)

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With Dina Asher-Smith out of action, host nation England’s hopes rest largely on the shoulders of reigning Commonwealth Games heptathlon champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson, European 100m champion Zharnel Hughes, and British 100m title-holder Daryll Neita.