Cricket is the only sport in India that evokes emotions across the nation and binds the entire country together. As we move towards Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 and Champions trophy the cricketing fever in the country will be at its peak. Therefore, for a cricket fanatics like us, we have compiled a list of apps where you will be able to Watch IPL Live and those that will let you stream Champion Trophy matches live on your phone.
Well, if you are a Reliance Jio subscriber then you don’t have to look beyond Jio TV at least till one more year. With Jio’s Prime membership you get unlimited access to all Reliance Jio apps, including the JioTV that allows you to stream more than 100 plus channels live for free. It basically brings you idiot box to your palms. Jio has an arrangement with Hotstar therefore, Jio TV users will also be able to watch IPL live streaming as well as champions trophy live.
Hotstar is an entity of Star India which in 2015 won the IPL’s streaming rights for three years which conclude with 2017 edition of IPL. As per Star India claims, more than 100 million viewers watched IPL 2016 on Hotstar. And with the premium subscription of the app integrated within JioTV, the availability of cheap data thanks to Reliance Jio these numbers are expected to swell further this year.
CricBuzz is not exactly a live streaming app but it can keep you posted with a Live scorecard, ball-by-ball commentary, and text updates. It comes from the house of Times of India, so expect news, pre-match, post-match analysis, interviews and trivia information in one place.
Board Of Cricket Control In India too has an app of its own which keeps cricket fans updated with all the happenings of international and IPL cricket. Apart from the live coverage, it also offers insights, experts comment, polls, videos, trivia and some engaging contests to keep fans hooked.
Espn Cricinfo is one of the most reputed and well-accredited sources when it comes to Cricket. The ESPNCricinfo app too offers live updates and ball-by-ball commentary. It also offers insights, statistic and archives and future schedule programs.