Sports and recreation are an integral part of Delhi's culture with a vast section of the population indulging in one or another outdoor or indoor sport like cricket, football, swimming, tennis and so much more. So it goes without saying then, that Delhi serves as the hub of some very good sports and fitness shops. Read on to find the best sports stores the city boasts of!

1. Lodhi Sports 

Established way back in 1975, Lodhi Sports is one of the biggest sports stores in Delhi. Not only limited to sports goods, they also cater to health fanatics with five state-of-the-art fitness and sports centres across Delhi NCR, including those at Lodhi Road, Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road and Gurgaon as well!

Where | Lodhi Sports - 7, Lodhi Colony, Gurgaon & Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road
Timings | 11 AM - 8:30 PM 
Call Them | +91 11 2464 7606
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/lodhi.sports/ 
Browse Through Their Website | http://lodhisport.com/

2. Bajaj Sports 

A landmark sports store in Delhi, Bajaj Sports can be found in the swanky lanes of CP. This ISO certified company was established in 1949 and since then these guys have been catering to all our sports need. There couldn't possibly be a sport in this world for which Bajaj Sports does not house equipment for. With patrons in both India and abroad, they pride themselves on the affordability of their products and customer satisfaction. Head on over to shop your hearts out here today!

Where | Bajaj Sports - 27, Municipal Market, Connaught Circus, Opposite K-Block, CP
Call Them | +91 11 2374 2070
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Bajaj-Sports-847200288708497/ 
Browse Through Their Website | http://bajajsports.com 

3. Metro Sports

Metro Sports is run by Cravatex India Ltd., one of the few ISO certified & public listed companies in the field of sports equipment. It's super-popular when it comes to the wholesale of sports goods and training equipment, both for home and commercial use. This store can be found in Kurdish Market in Sadar Bazaar, so go, stock up on your home gym gear here!

Where | Metro Sports - 20, Kurdish Market, Sadar Bazaar 
Timings | 10:30 AM - 7 PM 
Call Them | +91 11 2361 1999

4. New Diamond Sports 

New Diamond Sports in Sarojini Nagar maintains a good stock of sports and fitness equipment. You can grab sportswear as well as other accessories by the biggest and most sought after brands in the industry including Wilson, Yonex, Nike, Adidas, Reebok and Puma in this store. So, if you’ve been meaning to buy new dumbbells or any sports gear, then this is where you need to head!

Where | New Diamond Sports - Shop No 171, Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Marg, Sarojini Nagar
Timings | 9 AM - 9 PM 
Call Them | +91 11 2688 3877

5. Gupta Sports House 

Located in the middle circle of CP, Gupta Sports House deals not only in sports equipment and sportswear but also in home healthcare equipment. Visit their store and choose from the wide range of cricket bats, tennis racket, footballs, basketballs and so much more. So, if you’ve been procrastinating and avoiding working out lately, head to this store and get all the motivation to get that hot summer bod!  

Where | Gupta Sports House - F-25, Radial Road Number 1, CP
Timings | 10 AM - 7:30 PM 
Call Them | +91 11 2331 5407
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Gupta-Sports-House-512040082271042/ 

6. Decathlon

Decathlon is an international sports equipment brand spread across various locations in Delhi. Their stores are stocked with all sorts of good quality equipment of international brands for every possible sport. An added bonus to this place is the fact that they have concrete floor which allows you to play basketball on the premises. Check out the store for any and every sport equipment you might need!

Where | Decathlon - Rohini, Noida, Khel Gaon & Other Outlets 
Call Them | +91 8447 312 223
Timings | 11 AM - 10 PM 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/decathlonindia 
Browse Through Their Website | https://www.decathlon.in 

7. Shiv-Naresh Sports 

Shiv-Naresh  Sports are manufacturers and suppliers of their own sports apparel and equipment, tailor-made to the needs of their clients. They also supply official sportswear for governmental and corporate tournaments to various teams, including members of the Indian National teams at the Olympics and other prestigious competitions. You can rest assured that top-notch and superior-grade equipment is up for grabs right here!

Where | Shiv-Naresh Sports - E-23, Milan Cinema Road, Karampura
Call Them| +91 11 2543 0429
Timings | 10 AM - 7 PM 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/shivnaresh.in/ 
Shop Online Here | http://shivnaresh.in 

8. Gulati Sports 

Leading distributors and manufacturers in the sports market, Gulati Sports is another famous supplier of sports and fitness equipment in Delhi. They specialize in skates, foot scooters, weight lifting equipment, swimming and fitness accessories & are known for their variety of soccer balls. A pretty handy store to know about if you live in and around West Delhi, so, head on over and check out their kickass collection!

Where | Gulati Sports - 888, East Park Road & D.B. Gupta Road, Near Ajmal Khan Park, Karol Bagh
Call Them | +91 8587 856 116
Timings | 11 AM - 8:30 PM 

9. Sports Station 

Sports Station is located at various places all across Delhi. They stock big brands like Reebok, Adidas, Lotto, Red Tape, Nike and loads more under one roof, so come prepared to be spoilt for choice here. Sports shoes, apparel, gloves, skipping rocks, cricket bats, badminton shuttles, table tennis racket, you’ll find it all here. So, indulge in the ultimate sports shopping spree here!

Where | Sports Station - CP, Mukherjee Nagar, Lajpat Nagar & Other Outlets
Call Them | +91 11 2688 0001
Timings | 10 AM - 9 PM 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/sportstationindia/
Browse Through Their Website | http://stores.sportsstation.in/

10. Spartan Sports 

Spartan Sports is a haven for every cricketer in town. Tucked in Def Col, these guys have everything from inflatable footballs, wicket keeping gloves, an outstanding variety of cricket bats, kit bags, volleyballs and other sports essentials as well. So, if you wanna upgrade your kit, then you NEED to drop by this store ASAP!  

Where | Spartan Sports - A-289, Bhishma Pitamah Marg, Block A, Def Col
Call Them | +91 11 4103 3250
Timings | 10 AM - 7 PM 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Spartan-Delhi-Delhi-Sports-679146952131474/ 
Browse Through Their Website | http://spartansports.co.in 

11. The Punjab Sports House 

This well stocked store in Karol Bagh should become your pit stop as it has an insane variety of sports products and gears. Apart from a wide range of cricket bats, footballs and basketballs, these guys are known for keeping fantastic gym equipment as well. So, if you’ve been thinking of adding a few a new things to your home gym, then scamper over to this place, without a second thought!  

Where | The Punjab Sports House - Desh Bandhu Gupta Road, 888, E Park Road, Karol Bagh
Call Them | +91 9810 213 288
Timings | 11 AM - 8 PM 

12. Klajeet Sports 

Tucked in GGN, this sports store is huge and has every equipment that you can think of when we say the word ‘sports’, under one roof. These guys sell cricket bats, badminton rackets, basketball, football, cricket pads and sport shoes as well. The products on offer here are of top-notch brands, so you don’t need to worry about the quality at all!

Where | Klajeet Sports - Pt. Jeet Ram Complex, Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road, Sukhrali, Sector 17, Gurgaon
Call Them | +91 124 400 4703
Timings | 10:30 AM - 9 PM 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Lifecaresports/ 

So, check out all these places and indulge in some sports retail therapy!