How to Watch Basketball World Cup 2019

Published: August 19, 2019

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With the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup just around the corner, fans from all over the world are eagerly waiting for the excitement that is to follow. So, for all those interested in watching the tournament in all of its glory, we have you covered. Here is a guide on how you can easily watch the 2019 FIBA World Cup live from anywhere.

FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019

It is the main event of the International Basketball Federation which is an international competition contested by teams from around the globe. This year, we are going to witness the 18th tournament of the FIBA Basketball World Cup which is going to be hosted by China, featuring a total of 32 teams in the group stage instead of the usual 24.

The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 is going to take place in a total of 8 venues in 8 different cities including Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, to name a few. The event will start on August 31, 2019, with the finals scheduled to take place on September 15, 2019.

The top two teams from the North and South America, and Europe, along with the teams from Africa, Asia and Oceania will reserve themselves a spot in the upcoming 2020 Summer Olympics.

Where to Watch Basketball World Cup 2019?

Since it is one of the biggest and most-watched Basketball events, it is covered by a huge list of broadcasters. Moreover, the entire tournament will be aired live on numerous channels across the globe.

If you wish to watch the world cup live, you can refer to the list below and see whether you can catch it live in your country or not.

Country Channel
China CCTV
Australia Fox Sports
Brazil Rede Globo
Canada DAZN
France Canal+
Germany ARD
Indonesia Kompas TV
Italy Sky Sports
Japan NHK
Philippines ESPN 5
Russia Match TV
United States ESPN
Venezuela Venevision

How to Watch Basketball World Cup 2019?

As said earlier, several countries across the globe are going to broadcast the event live. However, there are still several countries out there that cannot do so because of lack of broadcasting license. And since most of the channels listed in the table above are only available in a few countries due to regional limitations, a significant chunk of the Basketball fans cannot be able to watch the upcoming world cup live. Or, can they?

Well, if you live in a country that does not have a channel streaming the upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019, don’t worry. We have for you a way through which you can watch the tournament live from anywhere in the world. All you have to do is ti get a subscription of PureVPN.

For more information on how you can do this, follow the steps mentioned below:

  1. Go to PureVPN
  2. Subscribe to your preferred plan
  3. Download and install the client
  4. Log in with your account details
  5. Go to Popular Website List in streaming mode
  6. Connect to ESPN US
  7. ESPN website will open on connection
  8. Navigate to Live Stream section
  9. Start streaming Basketball World Cup Live

2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup Preview

In the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, we saw the United States team lift its 5th title to date. This year, with the tournament taking place in China, the Chinese team will have the home advantage. And since they are matched up in the same group as the US team and France, the team that came in third last tournament, things are going to get quite interesting.

Are we going to see the defending champions get knocked out during the group stages, or will we see them lift the trophy once again? Time will tell!