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The 15 best sports video games of all time

Because mashing buttons is much better than real exercise.

RARELY HAS A feature sparked such debate in TheScore.ie Towers and it was hard to narrow this list down to 15 but, after hours of negotiations, we just about managed it.

So, in no particular order, here are the 15 best sports video games of all time:

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater

Image: Activision

Jonah Lomu Rugby

Image: Sportsmaster


Image: EA Sports

FIFA International Soccer

Image: EA Sports

Tecmo SuperBowl

YouTube Credit: numb3rtw3nty

Anna Kournikova Smash Court Tennis

Image: Namco

WWF War Zone

Image: Acclaim Sports

Sensible Soccer

Image: Sensible Soccer

Gran Tourismo

Image: Sony

NHL 94

YouTube Credit: psuzeppelin5

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Championship Manager 3

Image: Sports Interactive

Tiger Woods 2003

Image: EA Sports

California Games

Image: Epyx

Nagano Winter Olympics

Image: Konami

TOCA Touring Car Championship

YouTube: EOETV

With the millions of games out there, we’re sure there’s something we’ve missed so let us know in the comments below what your favourite sports video game was.

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