World Indoor Bowls Championships 2017: Schedule and BBC coverage

World Indoor Bowls Championships
The 2017 World Indoor Bowls Championships take place from 13-29 January

The 2017 World Indoor Bowls Championships take place from Friday, 13 January to Sunday, 29 January, with coverage of the final week of action broadcast live on the BBC.

Last year saw Englishman Nick Brett take the singles crown with compatriot Ellen Falkner lifting the women's title. Both players are due to return this year, along with open pairs champions Darren Burnett and Stewart Anderson.

BBC Sport will broadcast from Potters Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, Norfolk, from Monday, 23 January, with live television coverage shared between BBC One, BBC Two and BBC Red Button, plus a nightly highlights show on BBC Two.

All live programmes are available via the BBC Sport website, connected TV and app.

Coverage

All times are GMT. Fixtures and event start times are subject to change. The BBC is not responsible for any changes that may be made. Coverage on BBC Red Button can be subject to late schedule changes.

Click here for the full match schedule

Wednesday, 25 January

It is semi-finals time in the women's singles with a place in Thursday's final at stake.

09:00-10:00, Highlights, BBC Red Button (repeat)

10:00-12:00, 14:30-15:30 & 16:45-17:30, BBC Red Button

Including singles, second round - Stewart Anderson v Graham McKee

13:00-16:45, BBC Two (13:10-14:30 & 15:30-16:45, BBC Two Scotland)

19:30-21:30, BBC Sport website, app and connected TV

Including women's singles, semi-final - Amy Stanton v Katherine Rednall

00:15-01:15, Highlights, BBC Two

Thursday, 26 January

BBC Two brings viewers coverage of the women's singles final.

09:00-10:00, Highlights, BBC Red Button (repeat)

10:00-12:00 & 17:00-17:30, BBC Red Button

Including singles, second round - David Gourlay v Neil Furman (10:00)

13:00-17:00, BBC Two

Including women's singles final

19:30-21:30, BBC Sport website, app and connected TV

Including singles, second round - Darren Burnett v Mervyn King

00:15-01:15, Highlights, BBC Two

Friday, 27 January

Today's highlights include all four world singles quarter-finals.

09:00-10:00, Highlights, BBC Red Button (repeat)

10:00-12:00 & 17:00-17:30, BBC Red Button

13:00-17:00, BBC Two

19:30-21:30, BBC Sport website, app and connected TV

00:15-01:15, Highlights, BBC Two

Saturday, 28 January

The final weekend of competition kicks off with the world singles semi-finals.

08:30-09:30, Highlights, BBC Red Button (repeat)

09:30-11:30, BBC Red Button

14:30-16:30, BBC One

19:30-21:30, BBC Sport website, app and connected TV

00:00-01:00, Highlights, BBC Two

Sunday, 29 January

BBC Two is live for the world singles final.

11:00-12:00, Highlights, BBC Red Button (repeat)

14:30-17:15, BBC Two

National and regional variations

National and regional variations have been included in this list where possible, but please check your local listings for more detailed information.