25 best sports games ever

We’re training for the Olympics with this selection of classic video games that take the sweat out of sport

Jonah Lomu Rugby (1997)

PlayStation, Sega Saturn, PC

Not only was this rubgy-brilliance endorsed by All Blacks winger and legend Jonah Lomu, it was also the first rugby game on PlayStation. If you were lucky enough to have four controllers you could play international teams with a group of mates all at once, even replaying real-life games. But what made it truly brilliant was the “hilarious” commentary: “Oh! Mercy me! What a tackle! That could've put him in Ward 4!" "I hope not, Bill, that's a maternity ward!".