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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 Somerset House

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to Somerset House Somerset House has got the prettiest rink in London, with a Christmas shopping arcade and decorated with a huge Christmas tree.
Childrens event in London at Hampton Court Palace

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to Hampton Court Palace The Christmas ice-rink at Hampton Court has a spectacular backdrop — the front wing of Henry VIII's Tudor Palace.
 
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 Tower of London

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to Tower of London The Tower of London's outdoor ice rink is back again for another year, set in the dry moat outside the castle walls.
 
Childrens event in London at Canary Wharf

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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.
Childrens event in London at Nba Basketball at O2 Arena

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O2 Arena NBA basketball comes to London when the Denver Nuggets take on the Indiana Pacers in a regular season game.
 
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.
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 London International Horse Show at London Olympia

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to London Olympia The London International Horse Show will feature world-class show jumping, dressage and carriage driving competitions.
Sport in London at Broadgate Ice Rink

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to Broadgate Ice Rink Surrounded by tall offices and shops, the outdoor ice rink at Broadgate is only two minutes from Liverpool Street station.
 
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.
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 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 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.
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.
Sport in London at England at Twickenham Stadium

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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.
 
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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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.
 
Talk in London at Eric Cantona at London Palladium

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London Palladium Man Utd legend Eric Cantona will be talking about his football career at the London Palladium.
Sport in London at Alexandra Palace

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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 England at Lord’s

21st

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 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 Olympic Stadium

23rd

to Olympic Stadium The Olympic Stadium will be playing host to the World ParaAthletics Championships 2017 for one week in the summer.
Sport in London at England at Wembley Stadium

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