Sports can be defined as the combination of physical activity and mental strength with an aim to improve physical ability, release stress and provide entertainment to the viewers. There are too many sports present right now that can play individually or in teams with a couple of participants. The main aim of playing sports is to achieve victory and there are hundred’s of games that categorised into the different categories. Here’s a list of sports from A-Z.
List of Sports
Archery is an activity of shooting an arrow from a Bow at a particular target.
Air sports include those activities that perform in the air such as aerobatics, air racing, drone racing, and ballooning, etc.
Athletics is a sport of performing activities on track or field that includes running, jumping, and throwing, etc.
Badminton is a racket game in which a shuttlecock is hit back to the opponent’s side across a net.
It’s a game played between two teams of 9 players in each with a bat and ball. It has a diamond shape ground with four bases for running and to score runs.
Basketball is a team game played on a rectangular court with the purpose to score a goal by throwing a ball through a hoop.
It is a game played on a rectangular table with a cue stick to score points by hitting balls into table pockets.
Bowls is also known as lawn bowls in which a ball is rolled towards a small ball called jack. The primary objective is to throw the ball as near as possible to the jack from opponent’s ball.
Bowling is a game in which a player rolls a ball on a narrow lane towards ten pins. The aim is to hit down more ball than the opponent.
Boxing is a sport played between two people with protective gears on a square platform covered with ropes. The primary objective is to hit punches on each other to score points.
Bodybuilding is a sport that includes physical exercises to gain muscles and strength.
Chess is a strategic game played between two people by moving objects on a small square board. The purpose is to cover opponents king so that it cannot escape.
Cricket is a sport played with a bat and ball between two teams of 11 players in each. It consists of two innings batting and bowling, in the first inning the players hit the ball to score the runs. In the second inning, the opponents player come on the pitch to chase the target.
Cycling is riding a bicycle to chase other opponents within a particular distance.
Climbing is a sport that is played between teams or individually to climb a verticle terrain or mountain.
Darts is a game in which small pointed arrows throws on a circular board. The dartboard contains some numbers, player that hit it to the centre or near to the centre will get points.
Diving is a sport which includes jumping into the water from a particular height. It is also known as performing some underwater activities by diving.
Fishing is a sport of catching a fish with the help of a stick and thin thread.
Fencing is a sword activity game played between two people with some protective gears.