West Ham United has welcomed the news on its website.
"West Ham United are extremely pleased to be announced as the Highest-Ranked Bidder to be the anchor concessionaire of the Olympic Stadium - a decision that guarantees a true and lasting legacy for east London and is the best outcome for the British taxpayer."
Click here to read the statement in full.
More top news
Kevin Davis, 53, ran a medical company and helped to treat a 15-year-old who had taken a drugs overdose despite not having qualifications.
Daniel Kaluuya is up against the likes of Daniel Day Lewis, Gary Oldman and Denzel Washington for Best Actor at the Oscars.
The 'Theatres at Risk' register lists venues across the country that are most likely to be lost and calls for local authorities to intervene