Everyone likes to watch sports and dream about being a sports man. Imagine various incredible ways to win the game and become a hero for millions. This list here provides some amazing sports anime with incredible characters and story lines. The list is based on the type of sport as well.
This top 10 sports anime list will keep you hooked to your screens.
10. All out
The story of this sports anime begins at school entrance ceremony of Kanagawa High School where Kenji Gion when the timid but unyielding Gion joins the rugby team. He joins with his classmate, Iwashimizu, who has a complicated past and sub-captain Hachiouji. Finally, there is Captain Sekizan, who has overwhelming powers and is very intense. With such differences in both personality and physical performance, the team must learn to work and grow together so they can become the best.
Sakuragi Hanamichi is a junior highschool punk used to getting into fights and being rejected by girls but upon entering highschool he meets the girl of his dreams, Haruko Akagi. He will do anything inorder to win her heart including joining the school basketball team that is aiming to conquer the nation lead by Haruko’s brother.
The problem is that Sakuragi has never played basketball before and another freshman sensation Rukawa is stealing the spotlight and Haruko’s affection from him.
This is a very good anime series but it is at number 9 because of its old style animation.
8. One outs
This sports anime is based on baseball. The main protagonist Toua Tokuchi is an athlete by profession, but a reckless gambler at heart. He is a genius pitcher and a strategist.You will love him.He is a very cool character.
On the streets of Okinawa, Toua Tokuchi uses nothing but his wits and a “fastball” peaking at a mere 134 kmph to somehow achieve 499 wins in the game of “One Outs” which is street baseball, a simplified version of baseball between the pitcher and one batter. He is soon encountered by a star batter who is in search for a pitcher. The star batter tries to persuade Toua Tokuchi to join his team and play professional baseball. But will Tokuchi join his team and make them win the tournament?
7.Yuri!!! on ICE
This sports anime revolves around Yuri Katsuki, who carried all of Japan’s hopes on his shoulders to win the Grand Prix Finale ice skating finale, but suffered a crushing defeat. He return home to Kyushu to reflect upon his performance and think about his future.
However, Yuuri finds himself in the spotlight when a video of him performing a routine previously executed by five-time world champion, Victor Nikiforov, suddenly goes viral. In fact, Victor himself abruptly appears at Yuuri’s house and offers to be his mentor. As one of his biggest fans, Yuuri eagerly accepts, kicking off his journey to make it back onto the world stage. But the competition is fierce, as the rising star from Russia, Yuri Plisetsky, is relentlessly determined to defeat Yuuri and win back Victor’s tutelage.