How to watch IPL 2019 Live on Mobile Phone & Desktop

watch IPL 2019 Live on mobile phone

Are you a hard-core cricket fan and plan to watch IPL 2019 Live Online on Mobile Phone? Well, the twelfth IPL 2019 season has just kicked off, and everyone is highly excited for the same. However, not everyone would be able to make it to the stadium to witness the real fun. Most will rely on their smartphones to watch IPL 2019 live. That said here with some simple methods using which you can watch IPL 2019 live on your phone.

How to watch IPL 2019 Live on your mobile phone?

watch IPL 2019 Live on Mobile Phone

In existence for roughly 12 years now, Indian Premier League has evolved to be one of the most desired tournaments for the cricket fans. Founded in 2008, IPL is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India, played annually by eight teams representing eight cities of India. Notably, the teams comprise of Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Capitals, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan Royals, and Kolkata Knight Riders. Hence, it is obvious to see insane IPL fever amongst cricket enthusiasts.

Watch IPL 2019 Online Streaming on Mobile Phone in India

As usual, Star’s digital platform Hotstar has rights to broadcast the tournament in India, UK, US and Canada. That said, you can watch IPL 2019 Live broadcast on Hotstar in India. Notably, Hotstar offers three plans in denominations of Rs. 199 per month, Rs. 299 per year (sports only), and Rs. 999 per year. To be noted, free users will be allowed to watch only 10 minutes of footage. You can access the event either via Apps like Hotstar or on their website.

Watch IPL 2019 Live in India

Telecom Offers: Fortunately, you can watch IPL 2019 live for free on your phone if you are an Airtel or Jio customer. Jio users will be able to watch the game via Jio TV app for free. On the other hand, Airtel users can use Airtel TV app to enjoy the new Vivo IPL (provided they are subscribed to sports pack). Desktop and Laptop users can opt for IPL 2019 live stream on

How to Watch IPL 2019 on Computer for free: It is a hack which may or may not work. It worked for me though!

1] Firstly, search for “JioTv Web Universal” on Chrome Web Store and install the chrome extension.

2] Once installed, tap on the extension icon to open it. You’ll see four options including Joy TV, Asia TV, Behud TV and Sports TV. Select Sports TV.

3] Tap on the “IPL Live” button present on the top header. Here, you’ll get a list of sports channel including Star Sports 1, 2, Star Sports Hindi, Jio Cricket Hindi, Jio Cricket English and more. You can click any of those to watch the channels live in sound quality, that too without any advertisements.

This way, you can watch IPL 2019 Live in India for free of cost. You can also use VPN services to use this method in other regions.

How to watch IPL 2019 Live outside India

USA & Canada

As mentioned earlier, Hotstar will be broadcasting IPL 2019 live in the USA as well as Canada. If you stay in these regions, you can use the service to watch IPL 2019 live in USA & Canada.

For the USA, you can subscribe to Hotstar USA for at $9.99 (roughly Rs. 700) per month to watch IPL live telecast 2019. Whereas, Canadians need to subscribe to Hotstar Canada for a nominal price of C$12.99 (roughly Rs. 700) per month. Note that Indian subscriptions won’t work there and vice-versa.

Furthermore, one can also use Willow TV to watch the IPL 2019 live stream. Its yearly plans start at $45 while the monthly plan is up for as low as $9.99.

UK & Ireland

Cricket enthusiasts can watch IPL live telecast 2019 online in UK & Ireland using Hotstar, Sky Sports Now TV and Now TV Ireland. In the UK, Hotstar costs £11.99 (about Rs. 1,200) per month while Sky Sports Now TV is available at £33.99 per month (roughly Rs. 3,200). One can use Now TV Ireland in Ireland to watch Vivo IPL 2019 for €19.50 (around Rs. 1,600) a month for three months.


People living in Australia can either purchase a Foxtel subscription or opt for YuppTV to watch IPL 2019 live. Foxtel’s sports plan is priced at A$696 (roughly Rs. 35,200) per year for an all-sports pack. Whereas, YuppTV’s IPL 2019 pack is pitted for just $10 (around Rs. 700). Apart from Australia, you can also use YuppTV to enjoy IPL online in Singapore, Europe Malaysia, South America and South East Asia.

South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa

To recall, South Africa played a significant role by hosting IPL 2 in 2009. That said, SuperSport has bagged official broadcasting rights for IPL 2019 in South Africa and sub-Saharan Africa. If you are already subscribed, you can catch the live stream on the SuperSport website.

The Middle East and North Africa

Citizens in the MENA region that includes UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt can watch IPL 12 live on beIN Connect. Notably, the subscription charges are $18 for a month.


People from the Caribbean Islands including Anguilla, Antigua, Dominica, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Curacao, Jamaica, Cayman, Montserrat, Grenada, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, and Turks & Caicos, can catch IPL 2019 live via Flow Sports.

New Zealand

Sky Sports will be broadcasting IPL 2019 live online in New Zealand region. You need to go to the Sky Sports website to watch the same. Note that the subscription fee for the same is NZ$30 (approximately Rs. 1,500) per month.


While Pakistan players are not part of the IPL 2019, GEO Super was meant to broadcast the IPL 2019 in Pakistan. However, due to recent strain between India and Pakistan, the tournament “may” not be officially aired in the country.

If in case you don’t have a feasible method to watch IPL 2019 live online in your country, you can try using a VPN service to use any of the services listed above. One can also use VPN to benefit from cheap subscription packages of Hotstar India in other regions.

Also Read, Best Free and Paid VPN for Android & iOS

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