Indians festival IPL ( Indian premium league ) will be back from today . IPL The Indian Premier League is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in India contested during April and May of every year by franchise teams representing Indian cities. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India in 2007. The title sponsor of the IPL in 2016 was Vivo Electronics, thus the league is officially known as the Vivo Indian Premier League.
Defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad will play Royal Challengers Bangalore in the opener on Wednesday. Match starts at 8 PM IST. The match will be live streamed. IPl 2017 starts with an opening ceremony from 6:30 PM. That will be live streamed too. (Full schedule)
Live matches and live streaming in India
In the Indian subcontinent, IPL 2017 will be broadcast on TV by Sony Pictures Network.
The IPL 2017 will be streamed online on Hotstar (mobile and internet with a 5-minute delay).
Live matches and live digital streaming (For international viewers)
Following is a list of channels, where the IPL 2017 will be broadcast live in foreign countries.
# Sony Pictures Network – Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives & their respective territories, Commonwealth & possession
# ESPN and Willow TV – USA & its territories & possessions
# Super Sport – South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa
# Sky Sports – UK, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man & Channel Island & the European territories & possessions only
# OSN Rights – (MENA Counties) – Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunasia, UAE and Yemen only.
# Flow TV and Sportsmax – Caribbean
# Sky NZ – New Zealand
# Singtel, Starhub, Elevan sports (OTT) and cricketgateway.com – Singapore
# Cricketgateway.com – Australia, South-East Asia, Rest of Asia, South America
# Cricketgateway.com & Ethnic channel group – Canada
# Now TV & Cricketgateway.com – Hong Kong