How to Watch IPL 2021 in the UK? Like last year, all IPL 2021 games will be broadcast on Sky Sports in the United Kingdom(UK)
The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a professional Twenty20 cricket league host by BCCI between eight different teams. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2007.
Owing to its huge fan base the official broadcasters put all their possible ways to telecast the tournament all across the world. Being hosted in India the live telecast of the tournament requires a proper chain link to telecast all over the world.
United Kingdom(UK) with a population of more than 6.78 crores(as of 2020) has a huge fan base for cricket sports. But IPL fans from the UK still struggle to know the exact way to watch the live telecast of their favorite sporting event. For their convenience, we have explained the way to watch the IPL 2021 from UK.
How to Watch IPL 2021 in the UK?
Sky Sports have the rights in the United Kingdom(UK) to telecast the world’s richest cricket league tournament(IPL).
Sky Sports Cricket
Sky Sports Cricket has become the home of the Indian Premier League 2021 in the UK and Ireland. All 60 matches of the 2021 IPL will be shown live on Sky Sports after the company acquired the UK and Ireland TV broadcast rights for the tournament for the next three years.
UK viewers will be able to watch all 60 of the matches exclusively live on Sky Sports Cricket and Sky Sports Main Event.
How to Watch IPL Online?
Yes, UK fans can watch IPL 2021 on online platform via Hotstar+Disney. Star India announced that Disney + Hotstar now officially available in the United Kingdom and the United States of America, and 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL T20) matches streamed online on the digital platform for viewers in the UK and USA.
IPL 2021 will be available to subscribers in the two countries via Disney + Hotstar with a subscription fee in two tiers – annually and monthly.
When to watch IPL 2021 in the UK?
All IPL 2021 games start at 3 pm UK time (7:30 pm local time) with games every single day until 23 May 2021. There will be a double-header every Sunday (from 18 April), with the earlier game starting at 11 am UK time (3:30 pm local time).
IPL 2021 Telecasting Channels List Across World
Sky Sports Cricket, Sky Sports Main Event
|United States||Willow TV|
Fox Sports, Yupp TV
beIN Sports (beIN Sports 3)
Geo Super (TBC)
Sky Sport NZ (Sky Sport 2)
Flow Sports (Flow Sports 2)
Radio Television Afghanistan (RTA)
Yupp TV, Net TV Nepal, SimTV Nepal
Yupp TV, SLRC, Dialog TV, PeoTV
Yupp TV, Medianet
Disney + Hotstar (StarHub TV+)
Disney + Hotstar, Yupp TV, Foxtel
|Cricket Radio, 89.1 Radio 4 FM, Gold 101.3 FM, Talksport|
IPL 2021 Squad and schedule
The IPL 2021 is scheduled to play between eight teams from April 9 with finals on May 30. To know the exact squad and schedule details check here.