2021 Day One

Peter Collins presents coverage of the evening session on day one of the biennial event, held this year at Arena Torun in Poland. The first medals of the championships are awarded in the women's shot put, 3,000m and pentathlon, and men's long jump, shot put and 1500m. In the last of those events, home favourite Marcin Lewandowski will be going for a third successive gold, while in the absence of her rival Katarina Johnson-Thompson due to injury, Belgium's Nafi Thiam is the favourite for heptathlon gold. With analysis from Derval O'Rourke and Rob Hefferman