The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 has started, and you can watch the match live through the Disney Plus Hotstar app. You can watch live games on television through Star India’s sports channels. Many IPL fans will not be able to watch cricket matches in the stadium. Let us tell you some ways through which you can watch IPL 2021 matches live online at home.
You can watch IPL 2021 matches through Disney Plus Hotstar. However, you have to buy VIP or premium subscription. The Disney Plus Hotstar VIP plan is priced at Rs 399, which is for one year. The Disney Plus Hotstar Premium plan can be purchased for Rs 1,499 annually.
The subscription does not provide live stream access to IPL 2021 matches only. Instead, it also provides the latest American TV shows, popular Hollywood movies, live sports, Indian TV shows, etc. Once you buy a Hotstar subscription, you have to log in on mobile or laptop and live to stream the IPL.
How to watch IPL for free?
Suppose you do not want to buy a subscription. In that case, you can purchase prepaid or postpaid plans of Jio, Airtel, or Vi (Vodafone Idea), which also offer unlimited calls and data benefits with free Disney Plus Hotstar access.
Airtel’s Rs 448 prepaid plan offers 3GB of data per day, a one-year Disney Plus Hotstar subscription, and unlimited calls for all networks. Customers get 30 days of Amazon Prime subscription, Airtel Xstream Premium, and free access to the Airtel Wynk Music app. The plan comes with a validity of 28 days.
Airtel’s Rs 499 postpaid plan offers 75GB of total FUP data. Customers also get the benefit of unlimited call benefits and 100 SMS per day. It also includes access to Airtel Thanks, Amazon Prime Video, and a one-year Disney Plus Hotstar VIP.
Reliance Jio has introduced four prepaid recharges in association with Disney + Hotstar, whose validity is 28 days to 365 days. On these four-packs, users will get a VIP subscription of 1 year Disney + Hotstar. Users can watch IPL live matches through these four-packs.
Vi (Vodafone Idea)
According to Vi’s official website, the prepaid plan of Rs 401 will get unlimited voice calls, 3GB data daily, additional 16GB data free, and 100 SMS for 28 days. In addition, the Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription will also be available for free.
Vodafone Idea also has a postpaid plan of Rs 399. On purchasing it, you will get 75GB data, unlimited calls, a 200GB rollover facility, and free access to Amazon Prime, Disney Plus Hotstar.