How to Watch IPL 2021 Live Online from Abroad

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Indian Premier League (IPL) will be live online on Friday April 9, 2021 and cricket fans can’t wait to see their favorite teams play their heart out. We have covered everything you need to know about the Indian Premier League 2021. 

How to Watch IPL 2021 Live Online on Disney+ Hotstar

You can stream IPL 2021 matches on Disney+ Hotstar without any trouble. The service owns broadcasting rights to stream all Indian Premier League fixtures in 2021. However, if Disney+ Hotstar doesn’t work in your country, follow the steps below to watch IPL. Here’s how: 

  1. Subscribe: Sign up for PureVPN app. 
  2. Connect: To India from the server location. 
  3. Enjoy: Go to Disney+ Hotstar and stream IPL live online buffer-free. 

TL;DR: If you don’t have a Disney+ Hotstar account, borrow account credentials from your loved ones living in India.

Watch IPL 2021 live online on Hotstar from Abroad

How to Get Disney+ Hotstar in Your Country

There are two easy ways to get a new Disney+ Hotstar account in a country where the service is not available.

1. Borrow an account from an Indian friend: The best and easiest way to subscribe to a new Disney+ Hotstar account is to ask your loved ones or friends in India to buy a Hotstar subscription for you. After that, you can get login credentials, connect to an Indian server location, and enjoy Disney+ Hotstar in any country.

2. Buy a Hotstar gift card: The second way to get Disney+ Hotstar in the US or Canada is to buy a Hotstar gift card. All you have to do is subscribe to a Hotstar gift card, connect to India via PureVPN, and login to Disney+ Hotstar without any trouble.

What’s Best on Disney+ Hotstar or Indian Hotstar

Disney+ Hotstar or Indian Hotstar offers amazing sports like cricket, football, tennis as well as entertaining TV shows, and binge-worthy movies. You can enjoy live cricket tournaments, football fixtures, badminton, tennis, golf, and a wide array of sports on Disney+ Hotstar. Further, you can watch Disney original, movies, TV shows, and latest Indian series and movies.

Why Do You Need a VPN to Watch Disney+ Hotstar

The Indian service is not available anywhere except India because of geographical limitation. With a VPN app, you can bypass regional limitations and access Disney+ Hotstar in your region. A VPN can easily hide your real IP address and assigns you an Indian IP address. Easy peasy!

Even if you have Hotstar available in your country, you can’t access Indian Hotstar from outside India. The best way to watch Indian Hotstar is to use a VPN app, connect to India, and enjoy the entire catalog in your country. Indian Hotstar offers more titles, movies, TV shows, and sports than other versions.

IPL 2021 Guide: How to Watch, Channel List, Schedule, Auction, Teams  

This guide will explain how you can watch live IPL matches online from any country whether you are in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Ireland, Germany, or the United States. You can stream the biggest cricket tournament on cable TV. But not all of them have streaming rights to broadcast IPL 2021. Take a look at the updated information mentioned below and enjoy the live action in your country.  

IPL Live Streaming Channels

Below is a complete list of all country channels that will broadcast IPL live as it happens. 

Broadcasting ChannelsCountries 
Sky Sports Ireland, South Africa, US, Australia
Willow TVCanada, UAE, UK
Channel 9 Australia, US, UK, NZ, Brazil
Lemar TV US, Netherlands, Turkey, Austria
Measat Indonesia, US, Singapore, Thailand
Supersport Croatia, Thailand, Germany, UK, Cyprus
beIN SportTurkey, France, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia
Now TVHong Kong, UK, Italy, Ireland, US, Germany
Eleven SportsPoland, Portugal, Belgium, Italy, UK
Flow TVArgentina, Uruguay, Denmark, United States, Mexico, Chile
Carlton Sports Network Australia, UK
EMTVTurkey, Germany, Italy, US, Venezuela, Australia
Hotstar IPL Live StreamingUS, UK, UAE, Australia, Singapore
Sky Sports New Zealand

IPL 2021 Full Schedule 

IPL Start Date 2021: April 9 2021

TeamsDateLocation (Stadium)
Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers BangaloreApril 9, FridayChennai
Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi CapitalsApril 10, SaturdayMumbai
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight RidersApril 11, SundayChennai
Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab KingsApril 12, MondayMumbai
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai IndiansApril 13, TuesdayChennai
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers BangaloreApril 14, WednesdayChennai
Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi CapitalsApril 15, ThursdayMumbai
Punjab Kings vs Chennai Super KingsApril 16, FridayMumbai
Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers HyderabadApril 17, SaturdayChennai
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kolkata Knight RidersApril 18, SundayChennai
Delhi Capitals vs Punjab KingsApril 18, SundayMumbai
Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan RoyalsApril 19, MondayMumbai
Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai IndiansApril 20, TuesdayChennai
Punjab Kings vs Sunrisers HyderabadApril 21, WednesdayChennai
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super KingsApril 21, WednesdayMumbai
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan RoyalsApril 22, ThursdayMumbai
Punjab Kings vs Mumbai IndiansApril 23, FridayChennai
Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight RidersApril 24, SaturdayMumbai
Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers BangaloreApril 25, SundayMumbai
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi CapitalsApril 25, SundayChennai
Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight RidersApril 26, MondayAhmedabad
Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers BangaloreApril 27, TuesdayAhmedabad
Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers HyderabadApril 28, WednesdayDelhi
Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan RoyalsApril 29, ThursdayDelhi
Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight RidersApril 29, ThursdayAhmedabad
Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers BangaloreApril 30, FridayAhmedabad
Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super KingsMay 1, SaturdayDelhi
Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers HyderabadMay 2, SundayDelhi
Punjab Kings vs Delhi CapitalsMay 2, SundayAhmedabad
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers BangaloreMay 3, MondayAhmedabad
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai IndiansMay 4, TuesdayDelhi
Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super KingsMay 5, WednesdayDelhi
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab KingsMay 6, ThursdayAhmedabad
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super KingsMay 7, FridayDelhi
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi CapitalsMay 8, SaturdayAhmedabad
Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai IndiansMay 8, SaturdayDelhi
Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab KingsMay 9, SundayBengaluru
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers HyderabadMay 9, SundayKolkata
Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight RidersMay 10, MondayBengaluru
Delhi Capitals vs Rajasthan RoyalsMay 11, TuesdayKolkata
Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight RidersMay 12, WednesdayBengaluru
Mumbai Indians vs Punjab KingsMay 13, ThursdayBengaluru
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan RoyalsMay 13, ThursdayKolkata
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi CapitalsMay 14, FridayKolkata
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab KingsMay 15, SaturdayBengaluru
Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers BangaloreMay 16, SundayKolkata
Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai IndiansMay 16, SundayBengaluru
Delhi Capitals vs Sunrisers HyderabadMay 17, MondayKolkata
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan RoyalsMay 18, TuesdayBengaluru
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Punjab KingsMay 19, WednesdayBengaluru
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai IndiansMay 20, ThursdayKolkata
Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers HyderabadMay 21, FridayBengaluru
Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super KingsMay 21, FridayKolkata
Punjab Kings vs Rajasthan RoyalsMay 22, SaturdayBengaluru
Mumbai Indians vs Delhi CapitalsMay 23, SundayKolkata
Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super KingsMay 23, SundayKolkata
QUALIFIER 1May 25, TuesdayAhmedabad
ELIMINATORMay 26, WednesdayAhmedabad
QUALIFIER 2May 28, FridayAhmedabad
FINALMay 30, SundayAhmedabad

IPL 2021 Auction 

The IPL Auction was live on Hotstar on February 18, 2021. The teams bought 57 players with the finest talent. Here are the latest updates:

  • All the 8 teams are spending 1,450 million INR to buy players 
  • Rajasthan Royals bought Chris Morris for 160 million INR and he is the most expensive player 
  • Krishnappa Gowtham went to Chennai Super Kings for 90 million INR
  • The auction was held in Chennai where 139 professional players were retained 
  • Glen Maxwell and Kyle Jamieson joined the Royal Bangalore Challengers 

IPL Teams, Squads, & Commentators

There are eight privately owned franchises that are part of the Indian Premier League 2021. Every team battles for supremacy and performs at the highest level. The auction was in February 2021 and the teams retained as well as bought more players to strengthen their squads. Below, you can find all the teams and full squad list.

Chennai Super Kings
Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, Narayan Jagadeesabn, Ruturaj Gaikwad, KM Asif, Karn Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Deepak Chahar, Faf du Plessis, Shardul Thakur, Mitchell Santner, Dwayne Bravo, Lungi Ngidi, Sam Curran, Ravindra Jadeja, Imran Tahir, Robin Uthappa, Moeen Ali, K Gowtham, Cheteshwar Pujara, M.Harisankar Reddy, K.Bhagath Varma, C Hari Nishaanth, R Sai Kishore.

Delhi Capitals
Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Prithvi Shaw, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Shikhar Dhawan, Lalit Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Shimron Hetmyer, Chris Woakes, Anrich Nortje, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Lukman Hussain Meriwala, M Siddharth, Tom Curran, Sam Billings, Pravin Dubey, Vishnu Vinod.

Mumbai Indians
Rohit Sharma, Aditya Tare, Anmolpreet Singh, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni, Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Jasprit Bumrah, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Quinton de Kock, Rahul Chahar, Suryakumar Yadav, Chris Lynn, Mohsin Khan, Saurabh Tiwary, Trent Boult, Adam Milne, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Piyush Chawla, James Neeshan, Yudhvir Charak, Marco Jansen, Arjun Tendulkar.

Kolkata Knight Riders
Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill, Sunil Narine, Eoin Morgan, Pat Cummins, Rahul Tripathi, Varun Chakravarthy, Pawan Negi, Tim Seifert, Shakib al Hasan, Sheldon Jackson, Vaibhav Arora, Karun Nair, Harbhajan Singh, Ben Cutting, Venkatesh Iyer.

Rajasthan Royals
Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Jos Buttler, Riyan Parag, Shreyas Gopal, Rahul Tewatia, Mahipal Lomror, Kartik Tyagi, Andrew Tye, Jaydev Unadkat, Mayank Markande, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Anuj Rawat, David Miller, Manan Vohra, Shivam Dube, Chris Morris, Mustafizur Rahim, Chetan Sakariya, K.C. Cariappa, Liam Livingstone, Kuldip Yadav, Akash Singh.

Punjab Kings
KL Rahul, Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran, Mandeep Singh, Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, Prabhsimran Singh, Mohammed Shami, Chris Jordan, Darshan Nalkande, Ravi Bishnoi, Murugan Ashwin, Arshdeep Singh, Harpreet Brar, Ishan Porel, Dawid Malan, Jhye Richardson, Shahrukh Khan, Riley Meredith, Moises Henriques, Jalaj Saxena, Utkarsh Singh, Fabian Allen, Saurabh Kumar.

Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Harshal Patel, Daniel Sams, Washington Sundar, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa, Shahbaz Ahmed, Kane Richardson, Pavan Deshpande, Glenn Maxwell, Sachin Baby, Rajat Patidar, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Kyle Jamieson, Dan Christian, Suyesh Prabhudessai, K.S. Bharat, Finn Allen.

Sunrisers Hyderabad
Kane Williamson, David Warner, Manish Pandey, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, Abdul Samad, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Siddharth Kaul, T Natarajan, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Vijay Shankar, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Shreevats Goswami, Basil Thampi, Jason Holder, Jagadeesha Suchith, Kedar Yadav, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Jason Roy.Ian Bishop

English Commentators
Simon Doull, Harsha Bhogle, Lisa Sthalekar, Danny Morrison, Matthew Hayden, Murail Kartik, Mark Nicholas, Mel Jones, Alan Wikins, Laxman Sivaramakrishan, and Sunil Gavaskar.

Hindi Commentators
Ashish Nehra, Nikhil Chopra, Jatin Sapru, Irfan Pathan, and Sanjay Bangar.

IPL 2021 Live Score Ball-by-Ball Commentary 🏏🏏

Can’t watch Indian Premier League 2021? No worries! You can check the player ratings, IPL points table, and follow ball-by-ball commentary using the following mobile apps. All of these apps are free and available on the App Store:

  • ICC: Check the player ranking, live score, and team squads on ICC free mobile app. You can also check out special ICC events, the latest happenings in the cricket world, and video interview.
  • Cricbuzz: Track all the live IPL scores, full schedules and squads, and exclusive videos of the T20 cricket tournament. Cricbuzz also features entertaining coverage of BBL, Natwest T20, and CPL.
  • ESPNCrickinfo: The app offers a wide array of live cricket coverage whether it is a T20, ODI, or test match. You will never miss a special moment and track scores of many different matches.
  • Cricket Line Guru: It covers all T20, ODIs, and test tournaments and offers ball-by-ball commentary. Check IPL polls, team squad, and updated records on Cricket Line Guru.
  • Live Line: Live Line or Cricket Exchange is available in English, Hindi, and Bengali. The free app offers ball by ball update of live cricket tournaments including IPL 2021, Big Bash League, County Cricket, T20 Blast, and Champions Trophy.

Previous IPL Stats 

Take a look at some juicy statistics from the previous Indian Premier League seasons: KL Rahul made the most runs (670)

✔️Rahul Tewatia made the most runs in a single over (30)

✔️Shikhar Dhawan scored the most fours (67) in 17 matches 

✔️Ishan Kishan scored the most sixes (30) 

✔️Hardik Pandya scored the fastest fifty for Kolkata Knight Riders

✔️Kieron Pollard has the best strike rate with 191.42

What Else Can You Do with a VPN

Besides Disney+ Hotstar, you can unlock BBC iPlayer, Tubi TV, BT Sport, ITV, HBO Max, Hulu, and other region-locked services. On top of that, you can access region-specific games, Kodi add-ons, and streaming websites with a VPN at your disposal. A rock-solid VPN can also prevent ISP throttling and offers you a seamless streaming experience. All of this, with just a laptop click away.

Are you ready to get entertained?

FAQs

How to watch IPL 2021 live online for free? 

The best way to watch IPL for free is on Jio TV or Hotstar. If you live in a country where these services are not available, use a VPN to get access to Hotstar and stream IPL live online from any country. 

Where to Watch IPL 2021 Live online?

Disney+ Hotstar and Hotstar will stream all IPL matches online from April 9, 2021. You can also watch IPL on multiple TV channels like Sky Sports, beIN Sports, Now TV, or FOX Sports based on the country you are living in. 

Who are the biggest rivals in IPL? 

The biggest rivals in the Indian Premier League are: Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals.

What are the best free apps to watch IPL? 

If you wish to enjoy Indian Premier League live streaming on your Android or iOS phones and tablets, you can install the best free apps available on the App Store. Some of them includes Hotstar app, Jio TV, YuppTV, Airtel, and Willow TV.

How to watch IPL 2021 on mobile free? 

You can download the Hotstar mobile app on your Android and iOS phones to stream all IPL fixtures live. Please note that Hotstar doesn’t work outside India so you have to use a VPN app to bypass regional limitations. All you have to do is sign in to PureVPN app, connect to an Indian server location, and launch the Hotstar app and enjoy IPL live.

Which IPL team has the most fans? 

The Mumbai Indians have the most Twitter fans with more than 55 millions followers followed by Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders.  

Who is the youngest captain to play in the IPL? 

Mujeeb-ur-Rahman was 19 years old when he played his first ever debut match in the Indian Premier League. 

Enjoy Indian Premier League Live Streaming

Brace yourselves for the live action. Mark your calendars for April 9, 2021 so you don’t miss out on live IPL matches. We hope now you can enjoy all amazing fixtures from the comfort of your couches. You can either tune into the aforementioned channels or use a VPN to access Hotstar and enjoy Indian Premier League 2021.

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