The Indian Premier League is one of the most watched sports tournament in India and across the world. Here is more information on how to watch the Indian Premier League live on TV & streaming in 2016.
The 2016 IPL Auction will be held on February 6, 2016 in Bengaluru, while the opening ceremony of the tournament will be held in Mumbai on April 8. The tournament will begin from April 9.
With new advances in video streaming and live satellite telecasts, spectators now also have the option to follow all the live action from the comforts of their home.
The 2015 edition of the Indian Premier League was one of the most popular brands this year. It had a huge global following and to cater to it many new ways were introduced to ensure that no one has to miss out on the action.
The IPL 2016 is set to follow the same trend. For viewers in India who are not able to travel to stadiums for the matches, it will be telecast live on the Set Max and Sony Six channels in five languages.
Viewers outside India can also watch the matches live on television on the following networks and channels:
Caribbean – IMG
Hong Kong – PCCW
Bangladesh – Maasaranga TV
Middle East – OSN Network
Singapore – StarHub
Sub-Saharan Africa – SuperSport
Pakistan – Geo Super
Canada Rogers – Sportsnet
United States – Willow TV international
Sri Lanka – Carlton Sports Network
Malaysia – Measat (Astro)
Papua New Guinea – EMTV
United Kingdom – Sky Sports
New Zealand – Sky NZ
Apart from the normal television telecast, the matches for the Indian Premier League can also be viewed online. The following sites provide will provide live streaming of the IPL matches:
Star Sports – Starsports.com
Rest of the world: (Excluding India, Africa, Europe, UK and USA)
For viewers in India, the matches can also be streamed live on their mobile devices (Android or iOS) using the Hotstar app. The content on Hotstar will be available in seven languages.
IPL is a great game and there are millions of people who watch IPL matches. But in this busy life, it is not possible to travel to stadiums or sit in front of TV every day. However with online cricket streaming sites and apps you can watch your match at anytime and anywhere. So sit back and enjoy the show.
We will also update the latest details on how the IPL can be watched on TV and online in your country for the ninth edition as we get more information.