There are different kinds of games and sports.There are indoor games as cards, chess, ludo act. Out of the out-door games,Hockey, Football, Volleyball, Cricket, Tennis, etc. are the more common ones. Races, Jumps, Throws, Weight-lifting are some of the other kinds of the sports. Games and sports are necessary and useful for all. They are specially useful for the students who must have a balanced development of the body as well as the mind. A sound mind lives only in a sound body. “All work and no play,” as the proverb goes, “ makes Jack a dull boy.” Games and sports contribute to an all round development of personality and develop such qualities as help in the formation of a noble character. Games play an important part in life. Education is incomplete without games.Games are necessary to keep the body fit and trim. Moreover, they provide recreation. As a result, one feels smart and cheerful throughout the day. If one is cheerful and healthy, he or she is able to get the best out of life. A player really enjoys life. For him, life is a song and a beauty. On the other hand, an unhealthy man cannot enjoy life.We feel happier in a playground than we do in a class-room. While playing in the playground we feel happier because we forget the homework and the scolding of the teachers. Players are better friends. Games teach us the lesson of discipline, team-work, patience and punctuality. In the playground, the players obey the captain and abide by the rules of the games. Games also teach us that we should play a game for game’s sake, not for victory or defeat.