Thanks to the popularity of smartphones, sports fans can easily get their favorite team’s news on the go or check out the latest scores wherever they are. Whether you have an iPhone or Android device, staying on top of the latest sports news has never been more easy. Here are the 5 best mobile apps for sports info on the go.
Best Mobile Apps for Sports Info
1. Sky Sports News
Sky Sports News is the best way to get sports news on the go. This iPhone, Android and Windows Phone app brings you all the latest news as and when it happens. It also keeps you up to date with the latest scores, fixtures, standings and more. There are dedicated pages for football, cricket, rugby league, rugby union, golf, tennis, formula 1 and boxing. You can even listen to Sky Sports News Radio. You will love getting news on all your favorite sports and the wealth of information available.
2. BBC News
Available on iTunes
This free app gives you the latest sports news from BBC Sports, keeps you up to date with the latest live scores, results, tables and much more. Sports fans can get the latest news for football, premier league, cricket, rugby union, rugby league, tennis, golf, motorsport, boxing, athletics, snooker, horse racing, cycling, disability sports and other sports. You will love getting live results from your favorite sport with this app.
3. UK Sports News
Available on iTunes
This app brings sports fans over 100 news stories a day, scouring hundreds of websites to bring the latest news as it happens. You can get news for sports such as football, golf, formula 1, cricket, boxing, tennis and snooker. We think you will love how easy the app is to use. Simply select your sport and this app will do the rest. It will search the internet, looking for any breaking news from that particular sport. It works on both the iPhone and the iPad.
4. NHL Ice Time
Available on iTunes and soon on Nokia devices – find out more here
Fans of NHL hockey are often short changed in the UK. News can be hard to come by if you don’t have ESPN or subscribe to Sky Sports. NHL Ice Time is the official iPhone/iPad app from the National Hockey League and offers live scores, extensive stat profiles, game photos, video highlights, and a ice tracker to show shots, goals, penalties, hits and saves on a virtual hockey rink. You can also buy a premium version which includes live radio feeds for both the home and away game feeds. You will love the fun ice tracker and in-depth info.
5. NBA Game Time / Courtside
Fans of NBA basketball will enjoy getting news from this great app. NBA Game Time is the official app from the National Basketball Association for the iPhone, iPad, and Android platforms. This free app will give fans live game scores, standings, player stats and much more. There are video clips from around the league. A premium version is also available for $10, which includes in-progress video highlights, live radio broadcasts of home and away games, full game video recaps, increased stats, league and team news, and is ad free. This app is a must have for NHL fans. You will love the video clips, in-depth stats and following the progress of your favorite NBA team.
Guest post contributed by Sam Harvey on behalf of Wink Free Bingo.