The T20 extravaganza, popularly known as the Indian Premier League (IPL) is finally here and India is not able to hold its excitement. After hosting the 13th edition of the popular league in UAE due to the Coronavirus pandemic, it is finally happening in India. And this time, we are going to see the opening match as a blockbuster. This is because the defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) will go against Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at Chennai’s MA Chidambaram Stadium. The first match will kickstart at 7:30 PM and like always India really wants to know where they can watch it. So, to solve this problem, we are going to tell you the list of channels on which you can easily watch the opening match along with all the IPL 2021 drama. So, let’s begin.
IPL Today’s Match: Mumbai Indians (MI) vs Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB)
The first match will be played by the defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI). The team will go against the Royal Challengers Bengaluru, which is yet to win the IPL trophy. As we said, the cricket match will kickstart at 7:30 PM IST and will be live-streamed from Chennai’s MA Chidambaram Stadium. The IPL 2021 match will be live-streamed on all Star Sports channels along with the Disney+ Hotstar application. Users can watch the match on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD, Star Sports 3 and Star Sports 3 HD channels.
List of Star Sports Channels Live Telecasting IPL 2021 Only on Opening Day, Opening Weekend and Sundays
Interestingly, BCCI has already rolled the schedule for the Vivo IPL 2021 and we already know that Disney+ Hotstar will be its official streaming partner. Furthermore, Star Sports is tasked to give telecast all the high-voltage drama on its range of sports channels. Furthermore, the matches will be live-streamed in 8 different languages. To start with, there are some regional channels that will show opening weekend matches along with matches on all Sundays throughout the season.
For Tamil, people can watch Vijay Super SD channel for live matches every Sunday. For Telugu, users will be able to watch all the matches Sundays on Maa Movies SD and HD channels. For the Kannada language, users can watch all the live matches on Star Suvarna SD and HD channels every Sunday throughout the season. Furthermore, for the Bengali language, one can tune into Jalsha Movies SD and HD channels to watch IPL matches on Sundays. For the Marathi language, one can watch Star Pravah SD and HD channels for IPL matches every Sunday. Lastly, for the Malayam language, one can watch Asianet Plus SD channel to view live IPL matches every Sunday.
IPL 2021 Live Telecast: List of Star Sports Channels to Watch All IPL Live Matches in India
As mentioned above, people can watch all the live matches on Star Sports channels along with the Disney+ Hotstar platform. The app allows you to watch the matches in different languages, while Star Sports have a set of channels that will show the live broadcasts in 8 different languages. Let’s take a closer look:
IPL 2021 Live Telecast Channels in English
Here is the list of Star Sports channels on which you can view the live matches:
- Star Sports 1
- Star Sports Select 1
- Star Sports 1 HD
- Star Sports Select 1 HD
IPL 2021 Live Telecast Channels in Hindi
If you are planning to watch the live telecast in Hindi, then you should tune into Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD, and Star Sports First.
IPL 2021 Live Telecast Channels in Regional Languages
Here’s a list of Star Sports channels on which you can watch the full coverage of IPL 2021.
- Telugu: Star Sports Telugu
- Tamil: Star Sports Tamil
- Kannada: Star Sports Kannada
- Bengali: Star Sports Bangla