Who doesn’t love doing a good sport? Throwing? Running? Sweating? Those are all things that happen in sports. And thanks to modern technology, you can do all of those things without getting off the sofa.
There are lots of sports games on the Play Store, so we thought it’d be a good idea to whittle them down to the best of the best. And that’s where this list comes in. We’ve picked a number of different games representing a number of different sports. They’re all really good.
You can click on the name of the games below to go and download them from the Play Store. And if you’ve got your own suggestions, let us know in the comments section below.
An impressive, fully featured basketball game replete with the full rosters of the current season. Lead a player from rookie to superstar or take control of the running of a franchise and lead them to the top.
A magnificent mix of old school gameplay and management. You’re picking the players, upgrading your stadium and throwing the passes that can take you all the way to the Retro Bowl. It’s addictive in all the right ways.
A multiplayer golf game with some slightly crazy twists. There’s a lot of fun to be had here, and the golf itself is actually pretty tight. Pick your clubs and your balls and try and take down your golfing enemies.
A quick-fire game of cricket that sees you batting and bowling against opponents from across the world. It’s got some neat mobile twists to it and it’s hard not to jump back in for another game, whether you win or lose.
If you’re looking for a more modern and realistic take on American Football, this is the game for you. It’s got all the stars, all the teams and all the modes you need to while away a good few hours.
A casual multiplayer tennis game that you control with just a few swipes. It might not be super deep, but it’s going to sink its claws into you pretty quickly if you let it.
A big, super polished mobile take on baseball. It’s slick, it’s official and it’s got an awful lot of different options for you to play around with. It’s got player customization options, commentary and loads more. Check it out if you love baseball.
A mobile take on the beautiful game. There are teams from all over the world, thousands of players and all manner of other options. Plus, kicking the ball around is just a whole heap of fun.
A brilliant take on one of the least impressive sports on this list. There’s a brilliant rhythm to the play, training options and loads more. It’s almost impossible not to fall in love with this one.
Apparently kicking the bejeebus out of people is a sport, so this makes it onto the list. There are loads of famous fighters, some decent controls and more kicking and punching than you can throw a kick or a punch at.