Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington turns up to watch the BBC Sports Personality 2009 awards.
World gymnastics champ Beth Tweddle missed out on the award but performed at the ceremony.
Jenson Button won the F1 World Championships earlier this year but could only manage second place on Sunday night.
Last year's winner and Strictly contestant Joe Calzaghe, who is a boxer, poses for the cameras as he arrives at the event.
Diver Tom Daley picked up Young Sports Personality for the second time, as well as being nominated for the adult award.
Jessica Ennis came third after becoming world heptathlon champion this year.
Freddie Flintoff picked up the award for best team on behalf of England's cricketers who were watching on a live link from South Africa.
Ryan Giggs wasn't expected to win and said it was a great honour, but a big shock as well!
Heavyweight boxing champion David Haye arrived with his wife Natasha. He was nominated but didn't win on the night.
Dame Kelly Holmes won the award back in 2004 and was in the audience this year.
Amir Khan shows off his fighting stance before taking his place to watch the show.
Olympic cycling star Victoria Pendleton shows off her brightly coloured scarf!
Triple-jump world title holder Phillips Idowu made sure his hair, tie and tongue piercing were all the same colour!