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The Best NES Sports Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Nintendo Entertainment System at some point.

If you owned a NES at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few sports games in your collection. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best NES sports games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling sports games that were released for NES. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. You can vote for any of these items, from Punch-Out!! to Tecmo Super Bowl. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.
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Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
3
Blades of Steel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
Dec 23 1988
4
Ice Hockey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
1988
5
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
1984
6
Tecmo Bowl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
1990
7
R.B.I. Baseball is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Double Dribble is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Baseball Stars is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
10
Track & Field is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Super Dodge Ball is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
Jan 01 1988
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Baseball Simulator 1.000 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Bases Loaded is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Super Spike V'Ball is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
15
Golf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
Jan 01 1984
16
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
1984
17
Tecmo NBA Basketball is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
Nov 01 1992
18
Jordan vs. Bird: One on One is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Arch Rivals is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Nintendo World Cup is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
21
Dusty Diamond's All-Star Softb... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Track & Field II is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
Jan 01 1988
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Base Wars is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
1991
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NES Open Tournament Golf is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
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Baseball Stars 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NES Sports Games
Jan 01 1992