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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.

Sport in London at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall The International Ballroom Dancing Championships will showcase some of the world's best ballroom dancers.
Childrens event in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museum always has one of the best outdoor ice rinks, decorated with a huge tree and fairy lights.
 
Childrens event in London at Regent Street

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Regent Street Get ready for the NFL game between the Indianapolis Colts and Jacksonville Jaguars with the NFL fan rally in Regent Street.
Childrens event in London at Hackney Marshes

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Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
 
Childrens event in London at Chelsea at Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge

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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 Arsenal at Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium

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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 Wembley Stadium

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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

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to Lord’s Cricket fans will love dressing themselves up for this Afternoon Tea, because it's held in the historic Long Room at Lord's.
 
Childrens event in London at Wembley Stadium

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Wembley Stadium This is the first of three NFL regular season games, with the Indianapolis Colts taking on the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Sport in London at Champions Tennis at Royal Albert Hall

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to Royal Albert Hall See some of the biggest names in tennis history compete at the Champions Tennis tournament at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Sport in London at Lord’s

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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.
Childrens event in London at Olympic Park

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Olympic Park Dress up as a scary ghost or ghoul and take part in a Halloween Fun Run around the grounds of the old Olympic Park.
 
Sport in London at Atp World Tour Finals at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena The Barclays ATP World Tour Finals are played at the end of each year, between the top eight men in the world rankings.
Talk in London at Graeme Swanns Great British Spin Off at Duchess Theatre

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Duchess Theatre Graeme Swann's Great British Spin Off will feature tales from his England cricket career, alongside commentator Henry Blofeld.
Sport in London at Lord’s

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Lord’s Enjoy a Christmas Afternoon Tea in the historic Long Room at Lord's, surrounded by paintings of the game's greatest players.
Talk in London at Ron Atkinson at Leicester Square Theatre

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Leicester Square Theatre Spend an evening with Ron Atkinson, Barry Fry and Eric Hall, as they talk football at the Leicester Square Theatre.
 
Childrens event in London at Twickenham Stadium

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Twickenham Stadium This is the second of three NFL regular season games, with the New York Giants taking on the LA Rams at Twickenham.
Sport in London at Olympic Stadium

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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 London Olympia

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to London Olympia London Chess Classic will feature ten of the world's best players competing live on stage, at the London Olympia.
Sport in London at Olympic Stadium

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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 Alexandra Palace

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to Alexandra Palace The William Hill World Darts Championship features 72 of the world's best players competing for the Sid Waddell Trophy.
Sport in London at Serpentine

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Serpentine The annual Peter Pan Cup swimming race has been held on the Serpentine lake every Christmas morning since 1864.
 
Sport in London at Alexandra Palace

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Alexandra Palace Get down to Alexandra Palace and see some of the world's greatest pool players battle it out for the Mosconi Cup.
Childrens event in London at Wembley Stadium

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Wembley Stadium The third and final NFL game in London will see the Washington Redskins take on the Cincinatti Bengals at Wembley.
 
 
 
 
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