Live Cricket Streaming | How To Watch Cricket Online

Cricket has a long tradition of fans following cricket online, whether it’s through live scoreboards, ball-by-ball commentary or lately, live cricket streaming. With cricket matches taking anywhere from a couple of hours to five days, there’s always going to be fans unable to attend but watching cricket online or following it at work.

The demand for live sports streaming has grown steadily in recent years and cricket has been at the forefront both in terms of live streaming and in terms of highlights.

Watching Cricket Online

The inexpensive availability of sporting content across multiple platforms attract millions of viewers to free streaming websites. Given how cricket is played and consumed, cricket streaming is far more preferable than being tethered to a TV package.

And for those unable to catch a live stream, live cricket scores and commentary have been a staple of their fandom for a few decades now.

Here at Sportslens, we look at some of the best free cricket streaming sites that have been delivering quality content consistently over the years.

Willow TV

WillowTV is one of the most popular cricket streaming websites around that covers major events such as the cricket World Cup and any other ICC cricket series.

The content is available with a wide range of streaming options where the users can choose their preferred screen resolutions.


Hotstar brings all the live-action for popular cricket events along with a whole range of other sports from around the world.

They provide live streaming along with highlights of the matches on the go.

Users from all across the globe can access the content by paying a reasonable subscription fee and using a reliable VPN service.


Another popular cricket streaming website for fans across the world that features live telecast and coverage of national and international matches held across the globe.

Local League games are also covered by WebCric.

VIP box

A hugely popular streaming website that covers a variety of sporting content apart from cricket.

VIP box is completely free and it gives the users the choice of following any sport.

Sony Six

The official website of Sony India covers live cricketing action along with other sports.

The app is available on the Google play store and users can access the website in its mobile version as well.

Live cricket scores

Sometimes it is not possible to access live streams due to a variety of reasons and there are several websites that allow users to keep up to date with live scores and the latest news regarding their ongoing cricket matches.

Here are some of the best cricket news and live score applications:


CricBuzz is a hugely popular mobile application that covers cricket matches from across the globe and the scores are updated for every ball.

News sections along with highlights are also available for cricket matches and users can follow the game through commentary on the app.

ESPN Cricinfo

The gold standard for live cricket coverage online and quite honestly, the gold standard for live sports coverage online around the world. There’s death, there’s taxes, and then there is Cricinfo.

The app features a scoreboard for every match and it is updated every second.

There is an option of push notification for updates and reminders on cricket matches. Users also have the choice of picking customised notifications for a particular team.

Yahoo cricket app

The free to use Yahoo cricket app is available for download from the Google play store and it features commentary for every ball during cricket matches.

The app also provides profiles and statistics for every player and team.

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