How to watch IPL 2020 for free: Indian Premier League(IPL) is all set to start on September 19. Three times champions Chennai Super Kings and four times winners Mumbai Indians will be competing in the opening game. All the matches of Dream 11 IPL 2020 will be telecasted on Disney+ Hotstar platform.
The tournament of 2020 is being organized on UAE due to rising COVID-19 cases in India. The tournament was originally scheduled to commence on 29 March 2020 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, India went down to nationwide lockdown. Due to the rapid rise in COVID-19 cases in India, BCCI shifted the tournament to UAE.
All fans across the world are pumped up for the tournament and the big question always remains that ‘How can we watch the games?’. Obviously, we can watch it on television but many people don’t have access to television and they may have to compromise on smaller screens.
The passion for this tournament is so huge that people would compromise any screen size to watch the games. In such cases, there are options for those who want to watch it online.
Disney+Hotstar has offered plan of Rs. 399 INR with one year validity. Under this subscription plans, user can access to the IPL alongside Hotstar shows, Bollywood movies as well as Hollywood movies.
Disney+Hotstar are providing VIP subscription price to Rs. 365 INR as a promotional offer. However, this offer is applicable to only customers who pay through credit card.
If you do not want to any kind of subscription to watch IPL 2020 then you could consider these two options:
Reliance Jio [email protected] 598:
Jio is providing Disney+Hotstar VIP subscription for free along with 3 GB of high-speed internet data per day and many other options for its customers at Rs 401.
Airtel [email protected] 448:
Airtel customers are also provided facility of Disney+Hotstar VIP subscription which costs worth of 448 INR. Apart from that, they could also get 3 GB of high speed Internet data per day with unlimited voice calls for 28 days.
How to watch IPL 2020 for free:
Although there are more options provided by these Telecommunication companies which would allow viewers to watch IPL 2020 without subscription, I have considered only two options.
If you are television viewer, you can watch 2020 Dream 11 IPL on Star Sports channel. You could watch it on both Hindi and English commentary.
There is another option available for Tata Sky customers as well:
Tata Sky customers to watch IPL 2020 live-stream online:
Tata Sky customers could watch IPL 2020 for free without subscription for Disney+Hotstar subscription. DTH(Direct To Home) service has an application where you can watch all the subscribed channels. So if you have subscribed to Star Sports on your Tata Sky DTH connection, you can watch IPL 2020 free of cost in your mobile, laptop, tablets or any device you want.
How to watch IPL 2020 for free: IPL 2020 Teams:
8 teams are competing in 2020 Indian Premier League. However, BCCI has confirmed that they will add two new teams for IPL 2021. The teams competing for 13th season of Indian Premier League(IPL) are:
- Chennai Super Kings
- Sunrisers Hyderabad
- Royal Challengers Banglore
- Delhi Capitals
- Rajasthan Royals
- Kings XI Punjab
- Mumbai Indians
- Kolkata Knight Riders
Mumbai Indians are the defending champions of the IPL trophy. They have won it 4 times. The full winners list of Indian Premier League for every year in the history of IPL are as follows:
|2010||Chennai Super Kings|
|2011||Chennai Super Kings|
|2012||Kolkatta Knight Riders|
|2014||Kolkatta Knight Riders|
|2018||Chennai Super Kings|
How to watch IPL 2020 for free: IPL 2020 Captains:
|Chennai Super Kings||M.S Dhoni|
|Mumbai Indians||Rohit Sharma|
|Kolkatta Knight Riders||Dinesh Kartik|
|Delhi Capitals||Shreyas Iyer|
|Royal Challengers Banglore||Virat Kohli|
|Sunrisers Hyderabad||David Warner|
|Kings XI Punjab||KL Rahul|
|Rajasthan Royals||Steve Smith|