KKR vs KXIP, IPL 2019: The Indian Premier League (IPL) is one of the major cricket tournaments which takes place every year in India. This year, the 12th season of IPL is underway and today we will witness former two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) take on Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
KKR will be led by Dinesh Karthik and KXIP will be captained by Ravichandran Ashwin. Both the teams have won their opening matches, KKR against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and KXIP vs Rajasthan Royals (RR). The match will follow the 20-20 cricket format and will start at 8:00 PM with the toss taking place at 7:30 PM.
Here’s a list of apps and websites where you can watch the match online using your mobile phone, tablet and PCs:
KKR vs KXIP, IPL 2019 on Hotstar
Star has acquired the official rights to broadcast IPL 2019, it also has gained the official rights to digitally stream the cricket series online. All of the matches will be broadcasted live on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD channels across all DTH service providers. The company will also be streaming the match on its own digital streaming service, Hotstar.
To watch the match, you are required to have a premium Hotstar account. The company currently offers three types of premium accounts. These include a Hotstar Premium subscription at Rs 199 per month, a Hotstar Premium subscription at Rs 999 per year and a Hotstar VIP subscription at Rs 365 Hotstar per year. Under Hotstar VIP, consumers can view most of Hotstar’s content except for the international content the service has gotten a license for.
Hotstar is currently available on multiple platforms including web, Android and iOS. To access the service on the web, you can visit Hotstar.com, whereas, you can download the Hotstar app on Android and iOS from their respective app stores.
KKR vs KXIP, IPL 2019 on Reliance Jio TV
Reliance Jio will also let its users stream the KKR vs KXIP match on its Jio TV service. Users can stream the match on smartphones and PCs using the Jio TV app or website. Both the app and website require users to login via their Jio credentials.
To watch the match, Reliance Jio customers are required to have a Jio Prime subscription along with an active tariff plan. Reliance Jio Prime subscription costs Rs 99 per year and the tariff plan recharge amount depends on which plan you opt for.
Reliance Jio TV app is currently available for KaiOS, iOS and Android.
KKR vs KXIP, IPL 2019 on Airtel TV
Airtel will also let its subscribers stream the KKR vs KXIP match on its own Airtel TV app. The app is currently available on the Google Play Store for Android and on the App Store for iOS. Airtel users don’t need to have a Hotstar premium subscription to watch the match on their smartphones.