Indian Premier League 2020 edition (IPL 2020) has been delayed due to Coronavirus pandemic. The BCCI’s multi-million making tournament was set to kick start from March 29 and but due to Coronavirus outbreak it’s opening has been deferred indefinitely. Though there’s a outside chance that IPL 2020 could happen in October 2020, if ICC decides to postpone World T20 to next year or 2022.
IPL 2020 Schedule
The BCCI has released IPL 2020 schedule which will be revised by the Indian cricket governing body. In the recent meeting held with franchise owners, BCCI also shared April 21, April 25, May 1 and May 5 as alternate dates for IPL 2020 commencement.
Although the start of the IPL 2020 has been deferred excitement among the fans hasn’t taken any beating. As a precautionary measure against the ongoing Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) situation, BCCI is also contemplating holding IPL 2020 in empty stadiums.
If that’s the case, everyone has to turn to telecast to watch IPL 2020 live. Wish to know how and where to watch Vivo IPL 2020 live streaming online? Well, in this article we will answer all your doubts related IPL 2020 live cricket streaming one by one. Let’s get started:
What Are IPL Broadcasting Rights?
Indian cricketing board BCCI from time to time auctions license to broadcast IPL live matches on TV, Internet, and radio across the globe. Interested service providers submit their bid. The one with best technical and highest bid are given the broadcasting rights. In 2017, 13 bidders came forward including Star India, SPN (India), BeIN (Qatar), the U.K. based Perform Group, Follow On, Yupp TV, OSN, Facebook, Airtel, Econet, Reliance Jio, SuperSport and Times Internet. Out of all these bidders, Star Network won the tender.
How to watch IPL 2020 in India?
In India, one can watch IPL 2019 on TV, Mobile and Web. Star Sports Network broadcasts it live across the three platforms in different languages.
Where to Watch IPL 2020 Mumbai Indians Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad on TV in India?
IPL 2019 broadcasting rights for Indian sub-continent are with Star Sports Network. This year they will broadcast all IPL 2019 matches live on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1HD and Star Sports Hindi 1, Star Sports Hindi 1 HD, Star Select, Select 1 HD, and Star Gold. Star India will also broadcast IPL 2019 in Tamil, Kannada, Bengali, and Telegu on Star Sports 1 Tamil, Suvarna Plus, Star Jalsha Movies and Maa channels respectively. To watch MI vs CSK IPL 2020 match in India one will have to tune in to one of the aforementioned channels. The opening match of IPL 2020 will be played at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai and its live telecast and online stream to start at 8PM IST.
Chennai Super Kings Vs Mumbai Indians IPL 2020: How and Where to Watch Live Streaming Online in India?
BCCI also allows IPL 2020 live streaming on web and mobile. Like last year, you can watch IPL 2020 online on Disney+ Hotstar official website and on App. However, on Disney+ Hotstar, IPL 2020 streaming is only free for the first 10 minutes. Thereafter you will need to buy a subscription pack. However, if you are a Jio subscriber, you can watch IPL 2020 Disney+ Hotstar live stream for free. All you need is the Disney+ Hotstar App along with Jio TV or Airtel TV app installed on your phone (based on your service provider).
To watch all IPL 2020 matches live online for free go to Jio TV, tap on the your preferred Star Sports channel to watch live stream. If you already have Hotstar subscription, you can watch uninterrupted IPL 2020 live streaming online on the website and mobile app.
Where to watch Mumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super Kings IPL 2020 live in the USA and Canada on TV?
Since Star Network decided to pull out of the US cable networks, Indians and other cricketing fans living in the US and can watch IPL 2020 live on TV on Fox network channels and Willow TV.
How To Watch Mumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super King IPL 2020 Live Streaming Online in the USA and Canada?
The cricket enthusiasts in the USA and Canada can enjoy IPL 2020 matches live stream on Hotstar app and website.
Where to watch Mumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super King IPL 2020 Live in the UK and South Africa on TV?
In England, Sky Sports Cricket has the official broadcasting rights for the IPL 2019. In South Africa, IPL 2019 live telecast will happen on SuperSport Network.
Where to watch IPL 2020 Mumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super Kings Live Stream Online in the UK and South Africa?
Well, Sky Sports official website Skygo app will feature IPL 2020 live stream in the United Kingdom while SuperSports website and app will give access to people living in South Africa to enjoy IPL 2019 matches live on the go.
Where to watch Mumbai Indians Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad IPL 2020 Live on TV in Australia and New Zealand?
Down Under, Fox Sports will broadcast IPL 2020 live on TV whereas New Zealanders can enjoy IPL 2020 on Sky Network.
How To Watch IPL 2020 Mumbai Indians Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad online in Australia and Zealand?
Australians can visit Foxsports official website or download the Foxtel Go app to watch IPL matches live in their country. In New Zealand, one can log in on SkyGo.co.nz or fanspass.co.nz or sky.co.nz to watch IPL live streaming on their mobile, pc or tablet.
Complete Country-wise List of IPL 2020 broadcasters and online live streaming platforms
|No||Country Name||Television/TV||Digital Service / Broadcasters|
|1||India||Hindi (SS1 Hindi + SS!HD Hindi)
Tamil (SS1 Tamil)
English SS1 + SS1
Tamil (SS1 Tamil)
English (Select 1 SD + Select 1 HD)
Bengali (Jalsha Movies (SD)
Telegu (Maa Movies)
Kannada (Suvarna Plus)
|HotStar (also available on JioTV and Airtel)|
|3||Caribbean||Flow TV||Flowtv.com, Flow Sports App|
|4||Sub Saharan Africa||Supersport||Supersport.com, Supersport App|
|6||UK||Sky Sports||skysports.com, skygo|
|7||Pakistan||Geo Super||www.geosuper.tv, www.geo.tv|
|8||Middle East||BeIN Sport||BeIN connect|
|9||Bangladesh||Channel 9||Channel 9|
|10||Australia||Fox Sports||foxsports.com.au, Foxtel GO|
|12||New Zealand||Sky Sports||www.skygo.co.nz, fanpass.co.nz, www.sky.co.nz|
|13||Europe, Australia, SE Asia & South America||–||Yupp TV|