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O2 prepares for World Tour Finalsupdated: Thu Dec 22 2011 13:05:00

The O2 Arena is prepared to host the ATP World Tour Finals. Jon Wertheim: Fresh Federer finishes season in finest form of big fourupdated: Mon Nov 28 2011 11:48:00

So, was the ATP's World Tour Final a year-ending tennis tournament or was it a deodorant commercial? It was sometimes hard to tell given how often the eight players -- who faced off in a high-stakes round robin format -- addressed and assessed the state of their freshness.

Djokovic exits as Berdych beats Ferrer at ATP Tour Finals updated: Fri Nov 25 2011 17:35:00

World No.1 Novak Djokovic has been eliminated as the shocks continued Friday at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

Rihanna to Rafael Nadal: Tennis' popstar makeoverupdated: Thu Nov 24 2011 12:00:00

For most of the year London's O2 Arena, located on the south bank of the famous River Thames, plays host to the world's biggest music acts.

Ferrer stuns Djokovic in straight setsupdated: Wed Nov 23 2011 17:56:00

David Ferrer booked his place in the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals after stunning world number one Novak Djokovic in straight sets at London's O2 Arena on Wednesday.

Federer thrashes Nadal to qualify for semifinals updated: Wed Nov 23 2011 05:59:00

Roger Federer swept aside his old adversary Rafael Nadal in straight sets Tuesday to qualify for the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

Nadal edges Fish in marathon openerupdated: Mon Nov 21 2011 05:22:00

Second seed Rafael Nadal has won his opening match in the ATP World Tour Finals in London, but the Spaniard took seven minutes short of three hours to edge past Mardy Fish in Group B at the 02 Arena.

Djokovic wins in Paris to pocket $1.6mupdated: Wed Nov 09 2011 14:15:00

World number one Novak Djokovic beat Croat Ivan Dodig 6-4 6-3 at the Paris Masters on Wednesday, a win which earned the Serb a check for $1.6 million. Rihanna Steps Out with British Boxer (and Model) Dudley O'Shaughnessyupdated: Sat Oct 08 2011 11:50:00

The singer and Dudley O'Shaughnessy hit the clubs together in London

ATP rewards tennis stars with increased prize fundupdated: Tue Jul 05 2011 13:24:00

The ATP have announced an increase in the prize fund available to male tennis stars on the ATP World Tour which will see the total amount available exceed $90 million by 2014.

London hosts first regular-season NBA game played in Europeupdated: Mon Mar 07 2011 11:21:00

The first ever regular season NBA game was played in Europe this weekend, as the New Jersey Nets took on the Toronto Raptors at London's O2 Arena. Usher Walks Off Stage During Berlin Concertupdated: Fri Jan 14 2011 16:49:00

The performer, who is suffering from an upper respiratory illness, will reschedule his European shows in March

Kings of Leon tour buses burn outside London arenaupdated: Tue Dec 21 2010 06:49:00

London fire officials were at the O2 arena Tuesday morning after two tour buses of the Grammy-nominated rock band Kings of Leon caught on fire, the Fire Brigade said.

Nadal to face Federer in ATP Tour finalupdated: Sat Nov 27 2010 18:42:00

Rafael Nadal will face Roger Federer in Sunday's final ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London.

Tennis aces feel like rock stars at season-ending London showpieceupdated: Fri Nov 26 2010 18:30:00

Packed with 17,000 fans pumped up by the sounds of British punk band The Clash, London's O2 Arena seems a million miles from the genteel grass courts of Wimbledon.

World's top 8 compete at the ATP finalsupdated: Fri Nov 26 2010 18:30:00

CNN's Pedro Pinto showcases the top 8 ranked tennis players all competing at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.

Fired-up Nadal faces Murray in semis; Djokovic sets up Federer clashupdated: Fri Nov 26 2010 16:38:00

World No. 1 Rafael Nadal set up a semifinal showdown with Andy Murray after winning his third successive match at the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals in London on Friday.

Behind the scenes at ATP World Tour Finalsupdated: Thu Nov 25 2010 09:25:00

The ATP Tour Finals in London are the climax of the tennis season with the best eight singles players and best eight doubles pairings battling it out for the prestigious titles.

Becker: Federer will be year-end championupdated: Wed Nov 24 2010 05:23:00

Three-time ATP World Tour Finals champion Boris Becker predicted on Monday that world number two Roger Federer will win the season-ending contest between the men's top eight players, which takes place at the 02 Arena in London this week. After winning the Australian Open in January, the 16-time Grand Slam champion has had a disappointing season by his usual standards, failing to reach the final stage of the three other majors. But former world number one Becker has picked the Swiss to finish the year in style with victory at the event, and be crowned year-end champion. Federer has already had one win over seventh-ranked David Ferrer in the round-robin competition, and will face Great Britain's Andy Murray on Tuesday and Sweden's Robin Soderling on Thursday, before potentially progressing to the semifinal stage. "He is a proud man, he really wants to end the year on a high and wants to show [world number one Rafael] Nadal that he is still going to be around for next

Stylish Federer brushes Murray asideupdated: Tue Nov 23 2010 18:42:00

Roger Federer recorded a resounding 6-4 6-2 win over Britain's Andy Murray in their Group B match at the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London on Tuesday.

ATP World Tour Finals: Top eight ready for London showdownupdated: Mon Nov 22 2010 03:33:00

Before the world's top tennis players enjoy a much-deserved break there is one last men's title to be decided in 2010: the ATP World Tour champion will be crowned at London's O2 Arena.

Federer and Murray ease past opponentsupdated: Sun Nov 21 2010 17:34:00

Roger Federer enjoyed a comfortable 6-1 6-4 victory over David Ferrer to join Andy Murray at the top of Group B at the ATP World Tour Finals at London's O2 Arena on Sunday evening. Is Nick Jonas Dating His British Costar?updated: Mon Oct 04 2010 21:48:00

The singer and his Les Miserables's Samantha Barks played their relationship coy - but seemed cozy in London Whitney Houston's Off-Key Night Disappoints London Fansupdated: Mon Apr 26 2010 17:48:00

The singer admits her vocals were "temperamental" as she failed to hit the high notes in "I Will Always Love You

Tennis finale kicks off "golden decade"updated: Mon Nov 30 2009 13:21:00

The awarding of the 2012 Olympic Games to London in 2005 signified the beginning of a campaign to bring to Great Britain what Prime Minister Gordon Brown described as a "golden decade" of sport. Jon Wertheim: Don't give up too soon on Nadalupdated: Thu Nov 26 2009 01:59:00

A quick bag before Thanksgiving ...

Federer and Murray in three set winsupdated: Sun Nov 22 2009 18:06:00

World number one Roger Federer had to battle from a set down to beat Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 4-6 7-5 6-1 in their Group A opener at the ATP Tour Finals in London on Sunday night.

Fortune: Richest dead celebrity: Bob Marleyupdated: Fri Nov 20 2009 12:07:00

Is reggae superstar Bob Marley bigger than Jesus? That's debatable, but the music legend who died 28 years ago is about to challenge Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson for the title of richest dead celebrity.

Tough task for Federer at ATP finalsupdated: Wed Nov 18 2009 18:22:00

Roger Federer will face U.S. Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro, home hope Andy Murray and Spain's Fernando Verdasco in the tougher of the two round robin groups for the ATP World Tour finals in London next week.

Schaefer compares Haye to Aliupdated: Mon Nov 09 2009 10:43:00

Newly-crowned heavyweight champion David Haye can be the new Muhammad Ali of world boxing according to leading promoter Richard Schaefer.

Low fanfare for Jackson albumupdated: Wed Oct 28 2009 10:28:00

Michael Jackson's new record releases with little fanfare, but big hopes for holiday sales. CNN's Morgan Neill reports.

MJ memorabilia exhibit opensupdated: Tue Oct 27 2009 14:41:00

Michael Jackson memorabilia exhibition opens at the O2 Arena in London. CNN's Ayesha Durgahee reports.

Roddick secures place in ATP Tour Finalsupdated: Tue Oct 20 2009 11:48:00

American Andy Roddick has secured his place at the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month.

Russian eyes New Jersey Netsupdated: Wed Oct 07 2009 04:42:00

Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov is making a play for the NBA's New Jersey Nets. CNN's Mary Snow reports.

NBA wants regular-season game in Londonupdated: Wed Oct 07 2009 04:42:00

The NBA is hoping to stage a regular-season game in London in the next two years before the British capital hosts the 2012 Olympics.

Jermaine Jackson speaksupdated: Thu Sep 10 2009 17:32:00

CNN's Phil Black speaks with Jermaine Jackson about the upcoming tribute concert for his late brother. Michael Jackson Fans Stage Vigil on Comeback Nightupdated: Tue Jul 14 2009 12:49:00

"I've come to celebrate his life and I want to feel a bit closer," says an admirer

Concert promoter: Jackson's tour merchandise for saleupdated: Thu Jul 09 2009 05:01:00

T-shirts and other official merchandise from what were billed as Michael Jackson's last concerts are up for sale, the shows' promoter told fans by e-mail Thursday.

Fans worldwide watch Jackson memorial serviceupdated: Tue Jul 07 2009 21:21:00

Fans around the world have gathered at arenas and record stores, big screens, parks and makeshift shrines, to watch the memorial service of Michael Jackson and pay homage to their idol.

Jackson ticket holders offered refund or souvenir ticketupdated: Wed Jul 01 2009 04:51:00

Michael Jackson fans who purchased tickets for his final concerts will receive a full refund or, if they chose, a commemorative ticket, the concert promoter said Tuesday.

Jackson ticket holders call for tribute concertsupdated: Sat Jun 27 2009 01:10:00

For thousands of Michael Jackson fans the news of the singer's death will be made even sadder by the fact they were looking forward to seeing him perform at London's O2 Arena.

Michael Jackson's financesupdated: Sat Jun 27 2009 01:10:00

CNN's Pauline Chiou reports on Michael Jackson's lavish lifestyle.

Crowds gather at hospitalupdated: Fri Jun 26 2009 23:19:00

Crowds of people gather at the Los Angeles hospital where Michael Jackson was admitted. Britney Spears Sets First Australian Tourupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 16:28:00

November will bring the pop star Down Under for her Circus concert Fans, Critics Split over Britney's London Gigupdated: Thu Jun 04 2009 12:54:00

A sexy look and remixed sound pleases fans while reviewers nitpick

Promoter: Michael Jackson 'as healthy as can be'updated: Mon May 18 2009 19:32:00

Contrary to a report in a British newspaper, Michael Jackson does not have skin cancer, says Randy Phillips, president and CEO of AEG Live, the promoter of the King of Pop's upcoming concerts at London's 02 Arena. INSIDE STORY: Can Michael Jackson Pull Off High-Stakes Comeback?updated: Sun Mar 29 2009 15:07:00

The troubled superstar sells out 50 shows in London - but can he deliver? Report: Michael Jackson Sells Out 50 Concerts in Hoursupdated: Sun Mar 15 2009 17:24:00

Promoters say fans gobble up tickets for ambitious comeback shows in London

750,000 tickets for Jackson concerts sell in 4 hoursupdated: Fri Mar 13 2009 09:18:00

Tickets for Michael Jackson's 50 "final curtain call" concerts in London sold out in little over four hours Friday.

Michael Jackson announces 'curtain call' concertsupdated: Fri Mar 06 2009 03:36:00

Reclusive pop icon Michael Jackson will perform 10 concerts in London in July in what he described Thursday as a "final curtain call."

Is the world ready for a Jackson comeback?updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 17:50:00

The world has certainly changed since Michael Jackson last staged a concert tour in 1997 to promote the "HIStory" album.

Jackson: 'Final curtain call'updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 17:50:00

Michael Jackson says his upcoming tour "is the final curtain call." Michael Jackson Announces 'Final Curtain'updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 15:17:00

"This is really it," the pop star declares about his summer shows in London

Michael Jackson to make 'announcement' in Londonupdated: Wed Mar 04 2009 04:51:00

Michael Jackson may soon return to the stage, at least for a "special announcement."

The world's ugliest buildingsupdated: Fri Nov 07 2008 12:32:00

Monstrosities, eyesores, nightmares of architecture -- call them what you like, ugly buildings are sadly all around us. Ian Thomsen: NBA considering five-team European expansionupdated: Wed Feb 13 2008 11:18:00

The NBA's on-and-off approach to expansion into Europe is back on again. Commissioner David Stern is considering new plans to create five full-fledged NBA franchises in Europe over the next decade, a league source told The Spice Girls Return Homeupdated: Mon Dec 17 2007 11:02:00

In a holiday treat for Spice Girls fans in Britain, the group took to the stage Saturday night – although Emma Bunton (Baby Spice) showed signs of a recent ankle injury.

Zeppelin fans flock to concertupdated: Tue Dec 11 2007 16:47:00

Fans flock from around the world for the onetime reunion of Led Zeppelin. ITN's Stephanie West reports

Your e-mails: Older, wiser Led Zeppelin can still 'rock the joint'updated: Tue Dec 11 2007 16:11:00

With Led Zeppelin taking the stage Monday, December 10, for a reunion concert in London's O2 Arena, readers wrote in to share their thoughts on whether one of the most influential bands of all time can rock a sea of fans like they used to.

Led Zeppelin rocks Londonupdated: Tue Dec 11 2007 13:40:00

Watch Led Zeppelin perform 'Black Dog' in London during its first full concert in nearly three decades. Led Zeppelin: Seems Like Old Times updated: Mon Dec 10 2007 23:00:00

The legendary group's eagerly awaited reunion concert proved again that few bands of any era rock harder

Can Led Zeppelin still rock?updated: Mon Dec 10 2007 16:01:00

They have been described by critics as the definitive heavy metal band, they released eight studio albums in just 10 years and have sold more than 300 million records worldwide. And now, one of the best rock acts of all time is back. Kanye West's Tribute Tour Rolls onupdated: Sun Nov 25 2007 10:43:00

Kanye West paid a Thanksgiving Day tribute to his late mother Thursday as he continued his European Tour. Steve Aschburner: Stern speaks out; notes from Londonupdated: Thu Oct 11 2007 12:40:00

LONDON -- The NBA Europe Live 2007 tour is all about diplomacy and marketing, far less about real news or bothersome offseason headlines (in this case, quite literally). Steve Aschburner: After giving his all to Wolves, KG starting overupdated: Mon Oct 08 2007 16:05:00

There was a respectful distance Monday between Kevin Garnett and the team for which he used to play, a moat of sorts in this land of castles and towers and palaces. Spice Girls' London Tickets Sell Out in 38 Secondsupdated: Mon Oct 01 2007 18:42:00

The Spice Girls haven't lost their appeal: Tickets to the group's London reunion show - their first time together in nine years - sold out in 38 seconds, the BBC reports.

Whole lotta rush for Zep ticketsupdated: Fri Sep 14 2007 12:02:00

Rock fans have rushed to register to see Led Zeppelin's comeback gig after the legendary group announced plans for their first live performance in more than two decades.

Led Zeppelin: One night onlyupdated: Fri Sep 14 2007 12:02:00

Spin Magazine's Michael Endelman discusses the Led Zeppelin reunion concert and whether a tour might follow.

Led Zeppelin re-forming for concertupdated: Wed Sep 12 2007 21:17:00

Rock legends Led Zeppelin are to reform for the first time in 19 years for a one-off concert in London, the band announced Wednesday.

Led Zeppelin 'reform for concert'updated: Wed Sep 12 2007 06:14:00

Rock legends Led Zeppelin are to reform for the first time in 19 years for a one-off concert in London, the band is expected to announce.

Stones escape fine for lighting upupdated: Wed Aug 22 2007 00:01:00

Bosses of the O2 arena were cautioned but escaped a fine on Wednesday after two members of the Rolling Stones defied England's new anti-smoking law and lit up on stage. The Spice Girls Reunite for World Tourupdated: Fri Jun 29 2007 08:53:00

It's official: The Spice Girls really, really are getting back together.

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