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Depending on your favorite sport, you’ll generally find a few ways watch your team play online. A growing trend is dedicated apps, which promise not only live broadcasts but conveniently curated highlight reels, plus interview shows, on-demand replays and even multiple camera angles.

These apps are generally available for mobile and tablets on both iOS and Android platforms, but smart TV and streaming device apps also let you enjoy a dedicated big screen experience.

Where to watch sports online

What you need to stream sports online

Streaming your favorite sport is easier than ever. Most apps and channels are compatible with a number of platforms on mobile phones, tablets, computers or smart TVs.

Because some streaming rights are targeted to mobile devices, mobile phone carriers have spent big money to gain those rights. Some providers use the digital sports platform as a tool to entice customers. But that’s changing.

If you wanted to watch an NFL game on your phone, for example, you needed to be a Verizon customer. But beginning in January, NFL games will now start streaming to all mobile carriers.

Some sports offer dedicated smart TV apps, as well as apps for platforms like Apple TV. Others let you beam a mobile connection to your TV via a Chromecast or Airplay connection. But most allow you to stream your favorite sport from any compatible device.

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Compare popular sports streaming services

Updated March 30th, 2020
Name Product Free trial Simultaneous streams Starting price
Hulu + Live TV
7 days
2
$54.99
ESPN+
No
3
$4.99
Sling TV
7 days
3
$30
FuboTV
7 days
2
$54.99
DAZN
No
2
$19.99
WWE Network
30 days
1
$9.99
MLB At Bat
7 days
2
$2.99
NBA League Pass
No
5
$28.99
NBC Sports Gold
No
1
$19.99
UFC Fight Pass
No
1
$9.99
NHL.TV
No
1
$24.99
Watch NRL
No
2
Bleacher Report Live
No
2
$9.99

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Streaming sports online

Below are major US and international sports available for streaming.

Sporting competitionStreaming servicePriceMore Info
NRLMLB.TVFrom $24.99 a monthMore info
AFLFuboTVFrom $39.99 a monthMore info
EPLNHL.TV, Sling TVFrom $25 a monthMore info
NetballSling TVFrom $25 a monthMore info
NBAFuboTVFrom $39.99 a monthMore info
NFLFuboTVFrom $39.99 a monthMore info
UFCFight Pass, FuboTVFrom $9.99 a monthMore info
WWEWWE NetworkFrom $9.99 a monthMore info
Tour de FranceSling TVFrom $25 a monthMore info
AFL Logo Image: SuppliedWatch AFLFrom $28 a monthMore info

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