Updated December 24, 2020: New entries added


Any '80s or '90s high school movie would lead you to believe that sports and games are at opposite ends of the spectrum. One is for jocks, the other for the nerds, and never shall the two mix.

Which is actually a bunch of baloney. Sports and games go together like peanut butter and jam/jelly.

Indeed, sports are central to the video game origin story. The very first game was a basic digital take on the game of tennis.

Since then we've seen numerous hit sports games, from Pong to FIFA and Madden. Sports games have gotten really diverse too. Not all stick slavishly to the real life sports rulebook.

We've reflected this diversity in the following Android sports games list. Is your favourite mobile sports game missing? Let us know in the comments below.