Sports in London

London is not just a financial hub but also a sports hub. In regards to sports, London is mainly famous for having hosted the Summer Olympics thrive in the years 1908, 1948 and in 2012. The most popular sport in London is football as the town is home to at least 14 football clubs. Some of the big teams that are based in this City include; Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur and Fulham among many others. It is also has four rugby teams playing top flight rugby in the Aviva Premiership. Cricket is also big in this City with 2 test cricket fields (Lord’s and Kennington) available in the city. The city is also famous for the annual London Marathon which attracts over 35,000 athletes who compete in the 42.2 kilometer race that is run around the city.