Top Rated Live Sports Score & News Apps

Written by Sam

Best Live Sports Score Apps :  Sports have been a keen part of our life from our childhood. We all use to play Sports right? I mean who don’t (leaving those Science nerds in my class). Well, we follow some or the other sports depending on the country we live in, we grew up watching Sachin Tendulkar, yeah, I follow cricket more than anything else.

This is the internet era with everything just a click apart. I use this line a lot but seriously I mean it. Smartphones have changed our lifestyle. Before going to bed we use our phone for a while and when we wake up, the first thing we do is a search for our Smartphones. Getting notification from Sports world is not a big deal. We have so many best Sports Score Apps with which we can follow any sport, and I mean literally.

So today, just before Rio Olympics we thought we should give a helping hand for all those who are searching for Best Live Sports and News Apps. Get news from any corner of the sports world. Be it Tennis, Soccer, Cricket, NBA, F1 etc. Don’t forget to check sports streaming websites.

Top 7+ Best Live Sports & News Apps For Sports Update

These Sports News Apps, I am discussing today is for Android as well as iOS. These Live ScoreS Apps are free to download from Play store and App store. For most of the major sports you’ll find official apps for the particular sport, unofficial apps, news apps and team apps.

It’s easy to fill up your Smartphone with a whole bunch of different apps for different sports, but what about if you want something to cover off multiple sports in one go. This is what we thought and we came up with this. Article

1. YahooSports

Yahoo Sports Score app


YahooSports is the top destination for Olympics coverage fully synchronized across the website and mobile app. Olympic medalists Shawn Johnson and Summer Sanders will be joining reporting lives from Rio after few days, exclusively on Yahoo. You’ll be the first to know who is taking home the gold in gymnastics, swimming, track & field, and more. In other words, with YahooSports you have Scores, highlights, breaking news and stats just in your pocket.

Steps to follow: – Sign in with your Yahoo account to get amazing experience across all devices, set alerts for your favorite teams and leagues so that you get notifications when you want them.

Download Yahoo Sports


ESPN sports news app

ESPN is an internationally known giant platform for the sports center where you get everything. The ESPN App is the #1 Live Sports ScoreApp in the market. From your smartphone you get up-to-the-minute scores, complete news coverage, live streaming games and shows through WatchESPN, and loads of video highlights. I followed this app recently because of India vs. West Indies test series.

Before you download this app, please consider that it includes advertising, some of which may be targeted to your interests. But no worries you can easily control ads through settings of this app. Rest, the rating of 4+ says it all. perhaps a top rated live Sports score app.

Download ESPN Sports

3. 360 scores

365Scores – Live score & News App with football (Soccer), Basketball, Tennis and other Sports scores, standings, news, videos, live notifications and highlights. Get fixtures of upcoming games and score tables. The size of the app might differ for android and iOS.

This is one of the highly rated apps I’ve ever come across. Use it like score app or as a guide to know where exactly you can watch the match on TV. 360scores to provide all games live statics, fixtures, and the goal highlights. If you are an American football lover then this one is a sweet piece of a deal for you.

The entire description could be summoned as: ‘All in ONE PLACE with a unique experience’.

Download 365 Sports

4. MSN Sports

MSN Sports


With this sports App you can access over  150+ leagues and thousands of teams, including NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NCAA, MLS, PGA, NASCAR, Formula 1, cricket, tennis, international soccer leagues like EPL/Premier League, La Liga, Champions League, Europa League, and more. Get the most recent scores, rankings, schedules.

One can signup for saving personal preference and get notified when update pops up. This is what apps are made for, creating a personal experience. Truly a Microsoft genuine product with over 100,000 – 500,000 installs.

Download MSN Sports

5. thescore

thescore is one of those few lightning fast, incredibly deep and totally customizable app – get real-time scoring updates and the most comprehensive live stats and breaking news from across all major leagues and competitions, and Sports. Total numbers of install are these 5,000,000 – 10,000,000 till date.

So, we can say this is one of the dependent apps when it comes to the live sports score and news. This app is always getting better and better. They are trying hard to give the user amazing experience.

Download CBS Sports

6. CBS Sports


CBS Sports -Your one-stop sports app, Football (NFL), Baseball (MLB), Basketball (NBA, NCAA), Hockey, Golf (PGA), Tennis (ATP & WTA),Auto Racing (NASCAR, F1).  This app is highly preferred since they have these many downloads 5,000,000 – 10,000,000. The best feature in this app is that you can now play CBS Sports games for free. Sign up and play King of the Streak and Pick 4 Fantasy Golf now for your chance to prove your sports knowledge and win cash prizes all on your phone. SUPERCOOL, right?

Get everything on wider screen with chrome cast support. Not many Sports Score apps are offering this kind of addon right now. SUPERCOOL, right?

7. BBC sports

BBC Live sports App

BBC is known to the world for its news platform. They came up with the official BBC Sports app that offers the latest sports news, live action, scores and highlights. This app is an initiative to bring the specific news for the specific audience. You can now create a personalized “My Sport” page, choosing from more than 300 topics to bring the news and scores that matter to you into one place.

We as a user can set an alert for the latest upcoming sports events.  This app is also fully ready for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. This app will help you follow Olympic easily. Get thrilling sports news right on your mobile.

Download BBC Sports

8. Sofa Score Live score

A holy grail of sport scores apps. Not many apps come with such a jaw-dropping ratings.When 58k people have shown their mandate with 5/5 rating then quality and service can’t be questioned.  In addition to all previously mentioned Sports Apps, you can follow all football tournaments from the UK, like English Premier League, Championship easily here.

Other than that this app gives you other sports like Football (Soccer), Basketball, Ice Hockey, Tennis, Motorsport (MotoGP, Superbike, Nascar, Rally, DTM), Cricket, Baseball, Rugby, American Football, Handball, Volleyball, Waterpolo, Futsal, Aussie Rules, Snooker, Darts, Badminton.

Download Sofa Live Score

9. Fox sports

Fox Sports is an American based app that is owned by the Fox Entertainment Group. They mostly focus on soccer coverage, including UEFA Champions League, Europa League, Barclays Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga, Serie A, and World Cup. But they also show latest news scores for other Sports as well.

Download Fox Sports

Conclusion (Wrapping it up)

App stores are full With live Sports App but it will take your precious time to select. We came up with this Best Sports & News Apps article so that we could help you out. We kept in mind the importance of reviews and your interest. Go explore these apps and pick your personal favorite. And let us know how was your experience with the app was.

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