How to watch the Indian Premier League (IPL) online in India

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The IPL is the most-attended cricket league in the world, so make sure you have a way to keep up with the action.

The 2019 IPL season is shaping up to be an exciting affair. Now in its 12th season, the IPL draws in millions of viewers from all over the world. In 2019, the competition will kick off on 23 March.

In India, the IPL is broadcast live by Star Sports, which provides live coverage on several of its channels in multiple languages. But if you can’t watch on TV, don’t worry, you can easily get your cricket fix via the Internet in a few simple clicks. Here’s how you can tune in:

IPL on Hotstar

The IPL is live streamed on Hotstar, India’s most popular video-on-demand service. You can purchase the All Sports package for INR 299/year to stream IPL matches live, as well as watch live tennis, Formula 1, Premier League and more.

Or, you can get a Premium subscription to enjoy a side of TV shows and movies with your regular dose of sports content. A Premium subscription costs INR 199/month or INR 999 for an entire year and brings you a generous catalogue of TV series and movies, including HBO hits like Game of Thrones. Hotstar works across various devices, including PCs, Macs, smartphones, tablets, Android TV, Chromecast, Apple TV and Fire TV.

Stream the IPL free with Jio TV or Airtel TV

Thanks to deals struck by both Jio and Airtel with Hotstar, mobile users can stream the IPL on their mobile devices at no extra cost.

Jio clients can stream IPL matches free with their Jio TV app. All you need to do is download the app and sign in with your Jio credentials. Besides the IPL, you can also enjoy live TV with Jio, as the app brings you access to over 350 channels. You can set reminders for your favourite shows, pause and rewind live TV or catch up with series you might have missed.

Similarly, Airtel also offers live IPL streams to customers via the Airtel TV app. Download the app to your mobile device from Google Play or the App Store, sign in with your credentials and you’re good to go. Airtel TV also brings you live TV channels across 15 languages, catch-up TV features and access to TV series and movies, although that costs extra.

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Name Product Free trial? Service Simultaneous streams 4K/UHD? Price p/month or equivalent
Prime Video
Amazon Prime Video [IN]
30 days
On-demand streaming
3
Yes
INR129
ALTBalaji
ALTBalaji 3-month [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming
5
No
INR33
Disney+ Hotstar Premium Monthly
Disney+ Hotstar Premium
N/A
On-demand streaming, Catch-up,Sports
4
No
INR299
Zee5 Tamil
Zee5 Tamil Yearly [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming,Live television
5
Yes
INR52
Zee5 All Access
Zee5 All Access Yearly [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming,Live television
5
Yes
INR50
Zee5 Telugu
Zee5 Telugu [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming,Live television
5
Yes
INR49
Zee5 Telugu
Zee5 Telugu Yearly [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming,Live television
5
Yes
INR52
Zee5 Tamil
Zee5 Tamil [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming,Live television
5
Yes
INR49
ALTBalaji
ALTBalaji 6-month [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming
5
No
INR30
ALTBalaji
ALTBalaji Yearly [IN]
Free version available
On-demand streaming
5
No
INR25
Hoichoi Monthly
Hoichoi Monthly [IN]
Yes
On-demand streaming
2
No
INR
Entertainment Unlimited Annual
Hungama Entertainment Unlimited 12 month [IN]
No
On-demand streaming
Unlimited
No
INR1999
Music Pro 3-month
Hungama Music Pro 3-month
No
On-demand streaming
Unlimited
No
INR269
Movies & TV Shows Annual
Hungama Movies & TV Shows 12 month [IN]
No
On-demand streaming
Unlimited
No
INR1499
JioCinema
JioCinema [IN]
No
On-demand streaming
1
No
Included with Jio
JioCinema is a streaming service exclusive to Jio mobile customers.
Entertainment Unlimited monthly
Hungama Entertainment Unlimited monthly [IN]
No
On-demand streaming
Unlimited
No
INR249
Entertainment Unlimited 3-month
Hungama Entertainment Unlimited 3-month [IN]
No
On-demand streaming
Unlimited
No
INR549
SonyLIV Premium 1 month
SonyLIV Premium 1 month [IN]
No
On-demand streaming,Sports,Live television
3
No
INR99
Netflix Basic
Netflix Basic [IN]
1 month
On-demand streaming
1
No
INR500
Tubi TV
Tubi TV [IN]
Free
On-demand streaming
1
No
Free
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