Cricket is a global sport with huge international following. It is a bat and ball game, played between two teams of eleven players each. One team bats, attempting to score runs, while the other bowls and fields the ball, attempting to restrict the scoring and dismiss the batsmen.
The objective of the game is for a team to score more runs than its opponent. In some forms of cricket, it may also be necessary to dismiss the opposition in order to win the match, which would otherwise be drawn.
There are many websites that are providing legal streaming of cricket matches around the world. These websites are the official live cricket streaming partners.
We have made a list of the websites that show live cricket streaming. You can visit these websites to watch matches live from anywhere in the world.
Sites To Watch Cricket Live Streaming
The Star India network has the media rights for international cricket played in India for a period of six years (from July 2012 till 2018). The deal includes the broadcast, Internet and mobile rights for the tourneys played in India.
So all the matches are telecast on the STAR Sports, STAR Cricket and STAR Cricket HD channels in India will also be live streamed online on StarSports.com.
The website can be accessed on all desktops and laptops. The non-video sections of the website pages will work on all tablets. The Live streaming and Video content will playback on select iOS devices and Android OS version 3.0 and above.
On mobile, you can access the WAP site at m.starsports.com. However access to video content is currently limited to select operators.
Times Internet Limited (TIL) has the Indian Premier League global Internet, mobile and audio rights. All the IPL matches will be live streamed on IndiaTimes.com.
A video scorecard is also available just below the live streaming, which enables the users to watch only the sixes or fours in the match.
The website has joined hands with AIR and Google for live commentary and YouTube streaming, respectively. While the deal with AIR works on ad-revenue share model, the one with Google is a distribution deal. You Tube will use ipl.indiatimes.com’s inventory for the same.
Celebrity Cricket League
YouTube will be live streaming the Celebrity Cricket League (CCL). It can be accessed on multiple devices – PC, iPad, iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows mobile, Windows 8, and Smart TVs.
The Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) is a non-professional men’s cricket league in India, contested by Eight teams consisting of film actors from Eight major regional film industries of Indian cinema.
This year CCL will be telecast on eight channels of the Star network in eight languages.