Top Xbox 360 Sports Games of 2009

Welcome to VideoGamer.com's top sports games of 2009, a list of the best videogames, created from editorial reviews on the site. It's the perfect tool to find that great game you haven't played yet, or even to find a gem for a friend or loved one as a gift.

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  • 10.

    Virtua Tennis 2009

    Despite the fact that all the evidence suggests Virtua Tennis is a series stuck in a rut, Virtua Tennis 2009 is still great fun, especially in multiplayer. In the ten years since Virtua Tennis was released in arcades, it's... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 9.

    Ashes Cricket 2009

    Ashes Cricket 2009 is a solid recreation of the sport and this summer's big sporting event, but it's lacking spark and feels a little slight in terms of depth. Part of the problem with the Ashes being played in the UK is... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 8.

    PES 2010

    If FIFA 10 is Manchester United, then PES 2010 is Aston Villa. Despite flashes of class, only one team is capable of winning the Premier League. The gulf in class is widening. PES 2010 is a better game than PES 2009, but... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 7.

    SKATE 2

    There's no question that Skate 2 is a high quality game, packed to the brim with things to do and one of the best control schemes we've ever had the fortune to use. If you're the development studio responsible for taking... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 6.

    Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10

    Tiger Woods is a game that has been tuned extensively down the years, and with the new precision putting there really isn't a better time to finally jump in. I feel like I've written this review numerous times already. Such... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 5.

    Madden NFL 10

    Madden NFL 10 is a great but complex virtual version of America's Game. It's no longer okay to simply dismiss EA's humongous Madden franchise outright as that video game of that massively complicated sport where mammoth-sized... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 4.

    WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2010

    WWE Smackdown vs RAW 2010 is, we're surprised to say, easily the best game in the series to date, and a must-buy for WWE fans - especially if you've been giving it a wide-berth for a few years. WWE Smackdown vs RAW is a series... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 3.

    UFC 2009 Undisputed

    UFC 2009 Undisputed is stylish, fresh and deeply engaging. It is, in short, a bruising powerhouse of a game. Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is closing in on you at frightening speed. Sweat is dripping over his heavily-tattooed... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 2.

    Fight Night Round 4

    If you're into boxing you're going to love Fight Night Round 4. The physics-based fighting is simply brilliant, the career mode will last you an age and the online functionality is solid. When it comes to beat 'em ups I'm... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 1.

    FIFA 10

    FIFA 10 is a simulation in the truest sense, and is sure to solidify FIFA's leading position in the two-horse race with PES. Last year I said FIFA 09 was the best FIFA ever created. Now, 12 months on, that statement is untrue,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3