The anime is more or less like Pokemon. Except in matches instead of Pokemon, the characters use objects that look like top-toys and while the top-toy-like object spins, spirit-like creatures come out of it, Which anime is this?
Sounds like you are talking about beyblade.
Beyblade, known in Japan as Explosive Shoot Beyblade (爆転シュートベイブレード Bakuten Shūto Beiburēdo?), is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Takao Aoki in order to promote sales of spinning tops called "Beyblades"
Here is a picture of one of the main characters holding a beyblade (taken from fanpop):