IPL 2018 Live Streaming Apps –
Indian Premier League (IPL) is one of the most popular and anticipated cash-rich cricket tournament around the world. The 11th season of IPL also known as IPL 11, the tournament kicked off on 7th May with the opening ceremony at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. After a suspension of two years for being involved into match betting case, Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Superkings comes back again this year. Other teams are Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, and Sun Risers Hyderabad. This year IPL will be played at 10 different venues of India for a span of 50 days. Reportedly Start sports won media streaming rights for IPL at ₹16,347.5 crores for five years starting from 2018 season. Basically IPL is a celestial treat for cricket lovers, all fans from every corner of India gathers in-front of their Television screen to see their favorite players playing on screen.
This IPL is being live streamed on start sports network channels in different regional languages. But people are tightly packed with their busy schedule, very few could luckily get to manage time to sit back, relax and watch ipl on their TV. But not everyone is fortunate enough to sit in-front of TV to watch IPL. Nothing to regret, i’m here to help you out with it and i won’t let you to miss a single IPL match no matter where are you. Today I’ll list down top 5 Android Apps to watch IPL 2018 live right on your Android device from any location in India or even the world.
Top 5 IPL Live Streaming Android Apps –
Hotstar is a free live video streaming platform launched by star India in February 2015. This app provides free TV channel from various categories and Movie streaming service in 9 languages. And Hotstar offers fastest IPL live streaming services via its Mobile app as it’s the official streaming app for Vivo IPL 2018.
To stream IPL Live on your smartphone, just install the official hotstar app on your device. Also you can stream IPL via hotstar website. But Hotstart doesn’t provide IPL streaming service for free of cost, you will need to have hotstar prime subscription for that. You can subscribe to Hotstar prime that costs Rs.199 per month or the All Sports pack that provides all all major sporting events throughout 1 year for just Rs.299. Download hoststar on your android phone, create an account, sign it with it and start live streaming all IPL matches from any location on your mobile screen at HD resolution.
JioTv was launched by Jio Telecom Private Limited and it offers widest range of tv channels for free. You can watch live TV from 400+ TV channels including 60+ HD channels using JioTv app for free. But this app is exclusively for Jio Sim users, it means it you’re not a jio network user you can’t use this app on your smartphone.
Unlike Hotstar, JioTv android app provides IPL live streaming service via hotstar. You’ve to download both jiotv and hotstar app on your smartphone. Insert a jio sim on your device and turn on mobile data, now open the jiotv app and click sign in with sim. After signing in now click on sports channel, and the app will redirect you to hotstar where you can watch IPL App. In this case while using jioTV, hotstar won’t ask you for any kind of paid subscription. You can easily live stream IPL in different languages at upto 720p HD resolution.
SonyLIV is also a digital video streaming platform owned by the Sony Network India Pvt. Ltd. it offers access to latest hindi serials, bollywood and hollywood movies, live sports, web series and much more. For star spots, now Sony network has lost its streaming media rights for IPL. But you can use SonyLIV app to live stream IPL matches on your smartphone for free. This app doesn’t require any kind of paid subscription. The app also provides live score updates for every matches. If you’re not a jio user and looking for a free alternative to live stream IPL, then SonyLIV android app is a good option for you. Also this app is available for iOS.
Airtel TV –
This app is quite similar to JioTV, Airtel TV provides free Bollywood movies, Regional & International contents, T20 live cricket in a single mobile app exclusively to Airtel users. With Airtel TV app, users will also get free amazon prime subscription that is applicable for users on Airtel postpaid infinity plans of 499 and above. As of now, Airtel TV has 4 channels EROS Now, HOOQ, Sony LIV, Youtube. Cricket fans who has airtel connection on their device, can stream live IPL on their device with ease. Download Airtel TV app from play store and sign in with your account and start streaming. Unfortunately if you’re not a airtel subscriber you can’t use this app to watch iPL.
Jugni TV –
Jugni TV app provides free Indian TV channels, movies, Sports, songs and more on your device. This app is chromeast ready, it means you can play your favorite shows on your television by pairing it with your Google Chromecast. You can simply download this app on your android smartphone and start live streaming IPL. But this app consumes a bit extra data than above listed apps. It doesn’t require any kind of subscriptions, it totally free for all.
For live IPL score updates you can use Cricbuzz, Star Sports TV app, or directly check ipl Updates using Google app on your android mobile. That’s our listing of top 5 android IPL live streaming apps.