List of Sports: Names of Sports and Games in English

List of Sports and Games! Useful sports list with pictures and examples in English. When it comes to talking about hobbies and interests, being able to refer to the different names of sports in English can be of a real benefit. This is very useful knowledge if you are passionate about playing or watching sports and would like to begin talking about this with English speakers. It is also great for reading about sports such as in newspaper articles or online.

In this section, you are going to be learning the correct English names for a variety of sports which will improve your vocabulary and build you confidence in both speaking and listening.

List of Sports

Sport includes all forms of competitive physical activity or games which through casual or organised participation, aim to use, maintain or improve physical ability and skills while providing enjoyment to participants, and in some cases, entertainment for spectators.

Sports List

  • Archery
  • Badminton
  • Cricket
  • Bowling
  • Boxing
  • Curling
  • Tennis
  • Skateboarding
  • Surfing
  • Hockey
  • Figure skating
  • Yoga
  • Fencing
  • Fitness
  • Gymnastics
  • Karate
  • Volleyball
  • Weightlifting
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Rugby
  • Wrestling
  • High jumping
  • Hang gliding
  • Car racing
  • Cycling
  • Running
  • Table tennis
  • Fishing
  • Judo
  • Climbing
  • Billiards/ Pool (U.S.)
  • Shooting
  • Horse racing
  • Horseback riding
  • Golf
  • Football (U.K)/ Soccer (U.S., Australia)

Learn these sports and games names to improve and enhance your vocabulary words about different types of sports.

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Games and Sports List with Pictures and Examples

List of sports and games in English with example sentences, illustrated with interesting pictures.

Archery

– Her husband is an archery instructor.

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Badminton

Badminton can be played by two or four people.

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Cricket

– The crowd loves to watch attacking cricket.

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Bowling

– Do you want to go bowling with us Friday?

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Boxing

– He is the boxing champion of the world.

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Curling

– She met her friends at a curling club.

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Tennis

– She was one of the best tennis players of her generation.

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Skateboarding

– These are only a few reasons why skateboarding is so popular.

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Surfing

– They go surfing every weekend.

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Hockey

– They were playing at hockey.

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Figure skating

– I like watching figure skating on TV, and rhythmic gymnastics.

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Yoga

– She does yoga for an hour a day.

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Fencing

– He is famous at fencing.

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Fitness

– Physical fitness is having a healthy body.

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Gymnastics

– We do gymnastics at school.

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Karate

– He holds a black belt in karate.

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Volleyball

– Tim plays for the national volleyball team.

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Weightlifting

– How many referees are there in a weightlifting competition?

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Basketball

– I am a member of the basketball team.

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Baseball

– Why don’t we go to see a baseball game?

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Rugby

– I play rugby purely for enjoyment.

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Wrestling

– He tends to get carried away when watching wrestling on TV.

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High jumping

– That school is famous for high jumping.

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Hang gliding

Hang gliding holds no fears for her.

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Car racing

– Sporting events such as car racing give me a headache.

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Cycling

– We did a lot of cycling in France last year.

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Running

– Did you go running this morning?

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Table tennis

– He loves to play table tennis.

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Fishing

– They can go fishing in the lake.

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Judo

– Murray is a judo black belt.

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Climbing

– There’s a lot of danger in rock climbing.

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Billiards/ Pool (U.S.)

– We had a game of billiards and then went to a restaurant.

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Shooting

– I need more practice at shooting.

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Horse racing

– He spent too much money on horse racing.

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Horseback riding

– Some people like horseback riding, but I prefer golf as a hobby.

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Golf

– Do you want to play golf tomorrow?

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Football (U.K)/ Soccer (U.S., Australia)

– The boys wanted to play football.

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Names of Sports and Games | List of Sports Picture

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List of Sports and Games Video

Sports video with American English pronunciation.

Learn different types of sports in English with pictures.

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Ghian
Ghian
2 years ago

May i know the author of this site pls. thanks

Tech Deck Daddy
Tech Deck Daddy
1 year ago
Reply to  Ghian

1. How was class today? What did you learn?
2. What types of jobs or career have your parents had?
3. what types of jobs did they want?
4. in their professional field, what is the path of growth? Pick one of their jobs and explain a basic entry level position, and a typical path of growth up within the company.
These questions may need to be followed up at home. Please come to school on Thursday with

criataL
criataL
11 months ago
Reply to  Ghian

no wey

lord lowry
lord lowry
10 months ago
Reply to  Ghian

nice

oof
oof
7 months ago
Reply to  lord lowry

bruh

papa big balls
papa big balls
2 months ago
Reply to  oof

yes

brdga
brdga
1 month ago
Reply to  papa big balls

metoo

brdga
brdga
1 month ago
Reply to  lord lowry

bruh

yourmum
yourmum
7 months ago
Reply to  Ghian

no

caleb
caleb
2 months ago
Reply to  Ghian

i want to know the same thing.thanks baby

Rick
Rick
1 year ago

Hi mate, you forgot swimming

Akanksha
Akanksha
3 months ago
Reply to  Rick

correct but we can also add it

francisca olsim
francisca olsim
2 months ago
Reply to  Rick

And he also forgot chess

Rick
Rick
1 year ago

Hey mate, you forgot swimming.

James Charles
James Charles
1 year ago

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1 year ago

kiara lozoya
kiara lozoya
11 months ago
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what about dance,color gard and cheerleading

yourmum
yourmum
7 months ago
Reply to  kiara lozoya

shush

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