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Most popular sports events in London

Our guide to the most popular sporting events, football games, rugby and cricket matches in London.

Childrens event in London at Canary Wharf

1st

to Canary Wharf An outdoor ice rink in the shadow of the Canary Wharf skyscrapers, with a perimeter path made of fir trees and fairy lights.
Sport in London at England at Twickenham Stadium

2nd

Twickenham Stadium If you're a rugby fan then get down to Twickenham to see England's first game in the Rugby 6 Nations against France.
 
Talk in London at Eric Cantona at London Palladium

3rd

London Palladium Man Utd legend Eric Cantona will be talking about his football career at the London Palladium.
Childrens event in London at Hackney Marshes

4th

Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
 
Sport in London at Alexandra Palace

5th

to Alexandra Palace The World Championship of Ping Pong will return to Alexandra Palace, with Englishman Andrew Baggaley defending his title.
Sport in London at Broadgate Ice Rink

6th 

to Broadgate Ice Rink Surrounded by tall offices and shops, the outdoor ice rink at Broadgate is only two minutes from Liverpool Street station.
 
Childrens event in London at Arsenal at Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium

7th 

Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a guided tour of the Emirates Stadium, the pitch, and the Arsenal Museum.
Childrens event in London at Chelsea at Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge

8th

Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge Walk in the footballing footsteps of your Chelsea heroes on a guided tour of Stamford Bridge and the Chelsea Museum.
 
Childrens event in London at Wembley Stadium

9th

Wembley Stadium Join a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms, the pitch, and climb up to the Royal Box and lift the FA Cup.
Sport in London at Lord’s

10th 

Lord’s Cricket fans will love having a look around the home of cricket, with this tour of Lord's Cricket Ground and the MCC Museum.
 
Sport in London at England at Lord’s

11th

to Lord’s Dust off your whites and get yourself down to Lord's for an Investec Test Match between England and the West Indies.
Sport in London at Wembley Stadium

12th

Wembley Stadium This year's Emirates FA Cup Final will take place on the 27th May at Wembley Stadium.
 
Sport in London at England at Wembley Stadium

13th

Wembley Stadium England will be playing a game against Lithuania on their way to qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Sport in London at Olympic Stadium

14th

to Olympic Stadium The Olympic Stadium will be playing host to the World ParaAthletics Championships 2017 for one week in the summer.
Childrens event in London at Harlem Globetrotters at SSE Arena Wembley

15th

SSE Arena Wembley American basketball legends Harlem Globetrotters are back in London to show off their basketball skills at the SSE Arena.
Sport in London at London Rat Race at ExCel London

16th 

ExCel London Swim, crawl, jump, slide and laugh your way around the London Rat Race, a 10 km obstacle course by the ExCel Centre.
 
Sport in London at Tower Bridge

17th

to Tower Bridge Start your day off in style with an early morning vinyasa-flow yoga class on the new glass floor inside Tower Bridge.
Sport in London at River Thames

18th 

River Thames The University Boat Race is a popular date in London's calendar - Cambridge have the lead over Oxford with 82 wins to 79.
 
Sport in London at Olympic Stadium

19th

to Olympic Stadium The Olympic Stadium will be playing host to the IAAF World Athletics Championships for two weeks in the summer.
Sport in London at The Mall

20th 

The Mall The London Marathon is one of the premier marathons in athletics, twenty six miles from Greenwich to Buckingham Palace.
 
Sport in London at Wimbledon

21st 

to Wimbledon Join over half a million tennis fans at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships to see if Andy Murray can win back his crown.
Sport in London at Serpentine

22nd 

Serpentine The annual Peter Pan Cup swimming race has been held on the Serpentine lake every Christmas morning since 1864.
 
 
 
 
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