10. Major Baseball Anime
Major (stylized as MAJOR) is a Japanese sports manga series written and illustrated by Takuya Mitsuda. … It was adapted into a 154-episode anime television series by Studio Hibari and later by SynergySP, titled Major. It ran for six seasons on NHK E from November 2004 to September 2010.
9. One Outs
One Outs is a Japanese baseball-themed manga series written and illustrated by Shinobu Kaitani. It was originally serialized in the seinen manga magazine Business Jump from 1998 to 2006, followed by a short-term sequel, One Outs: Miwaku no All-Star-hen, from 2008 to 2009.
8. Inazuma Eleven
This animated series tells of a school football team whose captain is desperate to save it.
7. Ace of Diamond
Ace of Diamond is a Japanese baseball-themed manga series written and illustrated by Yuji Terajima. It was serialized in Kodansha’s shōnen manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Magazine from May 2006 to January 2015. A sequel titled Ace of Diamond Act II started in August 2015.
6. Eyeshield 21
The story of an introverted boy who reluctantly joins an American football team.
5. Slam Dunk
A high school freshman joins the basketball team to impress his crush and becomes a star.
4. Kuroko’s Basketball
Kuroko’s Basketball is a Japanese sports manga series written and illustrated by Tadatoshi Fujimaki. It was serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump from December 2008 to September 2014, with the individual chapters collected into 30 tankōbon volumes by Shueisha.
Haikyu!! is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Haruichi Furudate. The story follows Shōyō Hinata, a boy determined to become a great volleyball player despite his small stature.
2. Capitán Tsubasa
An 11-year-old boy who loves soccer is discovered by a former Brazilian star.
1. Hajime no Ippo
When a professional boxer introduces Ippo to the world of boxing, his life changes.