Updated September 26, 2018 by Brett Dvoretz

The 10 Best Protective Cups

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You would never play football without a helmet, box without a mouth guard, or play soccer without shin guards. But those are not only protective gear a sportsman needs. If you're going to participate in a contact sport, you need a protective cup for your most delicate area. We selected models that are comfortable enough for extended wear and tough enough to inspire confidence. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best protective cup on Amazon.

10. Franklin Sports Youth Compression

9. Mueller Adult Protective Flex Shield

8. Ace High-Performance

7. Title Boxing Classic Ultra Light

6. EliteTek Protector

5. Shock Doctor Ultra Pro Carbon

4. McDavid Flex

3. Lo-Bloo Aerofit Groin Guard

2. Comfy Cup Youth

1. Diamond MMA Compression Shorts System


Brett Dvoretz
Last updated on September 26, 2018 by Brett Dvoretz

A wandering writer who spends as much time on the road as in front of a laptop screen, Brett can either be found hacking away furiously at the keyboard or, perhaps, enjoying a whiskey and coke on some exotic beach, sometimes both simultaneously, usually with a four-legged companion by his side. He has been a professional chef, a dog trainer, and a travel correspondent for a well-known Southeast Asian guidebook. He also holds a business degree and has spent more time than he cares to admit in boring office jobs. He has an odd obsession for playing with the latest gadgets and working on motorcycles and old Jeeps. His expertise, honed over years of experience, is in the areas of computers, electronics, travel gear, pet products, and kitchen, office and automotive equipment.


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