Best Apps to Watch / Read IPL Live for Free on your Mobile phone

Indian Premier League has reached its 10th year and the T20 craze is growing every year with many other Leagues popping up across the globe but the popularity of the cash-rich IPL does not seem to come down anytime soon. With such popularity and interest among users sky high IPL will be hosting 60 matches between April 5th to May 21st. The first With a lot of thrilling finishes and last ball deciders being expected in these two months many users who are either stuck at work or in traffic and unable to view the matches on the big screen can now watch IPL on their mobile phones thanks to some Apps which will Live Stream IPL 2017 directly to your mobile phone.

How to watch IPL 2017 live on smartphone with Apps

Sony as always has the television rights and if you want to watch the matches on the large screen / Television you can tune into Set Max or Sony Six which will be Live streaming all the IPL matches on to your television. If you are someone like me who does not have a Television in your vicinity any time and disappointed that you are missing out on all the action, do not worry as we have the solution for you. Now you can Live Stream IPL 2017 matches directly on your Android or iOS (Apple) smartphones and watch the IPL matches anywhere.

Best App to Watch IPL 2017 Live for Free:

As Star has the Television rights for IPL 2017 the best App to watch IPL 2017 matches for Free is Star’s official “Hotstar” Application. On Hotstar you can watch all the matches free of cost without shelling out a penny from your pocket but there is a catch – The match will be streamed with a 5 minute delay as compared to the live match. If this does not bother you, enjoy the free IPL streaming on Hotstar App with the delay.

But if you are someone who wants to catch the action Live without any delay, you can watch the Live streaming without any delay on Hotstar by paying Rs. 200 per month to get the Hotstar Premium Subscription. This will give you Live access to all the IPL matches Live on your Smartphone, tablet or PC (via Hotstar website).

Best Apps to Read Live updates on IPL 2017:

If you are in your office and cannot watch the match live on your smartphone, you can always read about the ball to ball updates which will be given on many cricket or sports related websites. Here are the list of Apps to read IPL 2017 match updates ball to ball.

Cricbuzz:

This is one of the best App for getting ball-to-ball updates with some exciting commentary being given about each ball. You can simultaneously keep track of the match stats and players profiles and other information regarding cricket.

Espncricinfo:

This is one app which I follow whenever I am not able to watch the match live, for updates with the amazing commentary and other stats and trivia which are being displayed all the while. There are some interesting features for cricket fans like us, The App lets you choose and bookmark things which you are interested in and save match days on you calendar for reminders to make sure you never miss any match.

IPL Official App:

This is the Official App for IPL without any other information to distract you, it is run by BCCI and you can have an ad-free experience. You can get ball by ball coverage with commentary along with video highlights, live photo streams, and news.

These are the couple of apps which are useful to read about the ball by ball updates for all the matches from your smartphone. With everyone becoming busy with life and not having the leisure time to sit and watch TV from the comfort of your couch these are the best options to watch or read about the live updates of IPL 2017.

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