Sports in Italian

Sports is a great topic for conversation. The below list of sport names in Italian helps you to get familiar with Olympic and other sports in Italian. For even more Italian vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for Italian at the end of the page.

Summer Sports in Italian

tennis in Italian(il) tennis
badminton in Italian(il) badminton
golf in Italian(il) golf
cycling in Italian(il) ciclismo
table tennis in Italian(il) ping pong
triathlon in Italian(il) triathlon
wrestling in Italian(la) lotta libera
judo in Italian(il) judo
fencing in Italian(la) scherma
archery in Italian(il) tiro con l'arco
boxing in Italian(il) pugilato
gymnastics in Italian(la) ginnastica
weightlifting in Italian(il) sollevamento pesi

Winter Sports in Italian

skiing in Italian(lo) sci
snowboarding in Italian(lo) snowboard
ice skating in Italian(il) pattinaggio su ghiaccio
ice hockey in Italian(il) hockey su ghiaccio (l'hockey su ghiaccio)
biathlon in Italian(il) biathlon
luge in Italian(lo) slittino
ski jumping in Italian(il) salto con gli sci

Water Sports in Italian

swimming in Italian(il) nuoto
water polo in Italian(la) pallanuoto
surfing in Italian(il) surf
rowing in Italian(il) canottaggio
windsurfing in Italian(il) windsurf
sailing in Italian(la) vela

Team Sports in Italian

football in Italian(il) calcio
basketball in Italian(la) pallacanestro
volleyball in Italian(la) pallavolo
cricket in Italian(il) cricket
baseball in Italian(il) baseball
rugby in Italian(il) rugby
handball in Italian(la) pallamano
field hockey in Italian(il) hockey su prato (l'hockey su prato)
beach volleyball in Italian(il) beach volley
Australian football in Italian(il) football australiano
American football in Italian(il) football americano

Italian Vocabulary Books

Learn Italian - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Italian - Quick / Easy / Efficient

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Italian Vocabulary Book

This Italian vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

Italian Flashcards


Italian Flashcards Online

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Printable Italian Flashcards

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