There are many anime with sports genre. And it was really hard to choose top 5 among them for one reason alone that’s because there are not many different sport anime. Most of them are basketball, rugby, etc.

Sports anime are basically sports oriented and mostly comedy. On the whole many anime have great stories of struggle and clawing their way to the top.

Let’s get started with the list.

Honourable Mentions​:

*Inazuma Eleven

*Yuri on Ice


*Captain Tsubasa 

05. Eyeshield 21 

It’s good anime with good story. It has a nice soundtrack. It has too much comedy in it which is a plus point. It has an old art style so it would take a little time to get used to it but you should definitely give it a try.

04. Kuroko no Basket Series

This is a great anime with great story. It has good comedy scenes. It has one of the most interesting character in it which you would know when you watch this anime. Overall it’s a great anime and you should watch it.

03. Hajime no Ippo Series

This is one of those anime which started the trend of sports anime. So obviously it has a very old art style. It has an inspiring story. It has some of the best fights in anime history. It has a great soundtrack.

02. Slam Dunk

You get basic idea what this anime might be about from the name itself. It is hilarious and one of the best anime of all time. The story is awesome and it is a must watch anime. The only reason it’s second in the list is because a little part of the story is not made into anime. 

01. Haikyuu Series

Man this anime is really really good. I mean it has awesome story. It has awesome comedy. And it has one of the best soundtrack I’ve ever heard. This anime has 3 seasons. It is hilarious and one of the best cast. So it’s definitely a must watch and if you miss it you are going to regret it.

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  1. Thanks forthe list, more series for me to check out. While I am here I would also like to put a good word for Yowamushi Pedal a sport anime about a high school bicycle​ racing club with an otaku main protagonist who finds out that he has hidden talent.


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