The 11th edition of the Caribbean Premier League is all set to kick off on August 16. Five venues across West Indies will host the 34 matches of the tournament. CPL was inaugurated in 2013 as a six-team competition, and even after a decade, the number of participating teams has remained unchanged. Meanwhile, fans in India are also looking forward to catching the live action of the West Indies T20 league. They are keen to know where to watch CPL 2023 live telecast in India. Here, you will get to know on which TV channel and OTT app you can watch the broadcast and streaming of the Caribbean Premier League.
Ahead of the Caribbean Premier League 2023
Trinbago Knight Riders hold the record for the most titles in the tournament’s history, having emerged victorious on four occasions. Following closely in second place, the Jamaica Tallawahs have secured three titles, while the Barbados Trident and the St Kitts Nevis Patriots have clinched two and one titles respectively.
Heading into CPL 2023, the TKR remains a formidable favorite with a powerhouse lineup including stars like Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Andre Russell, and Sunil Narine. The team’s strength is further enhanced by rising talents such as Matheesha Pathirana and Noor Ahmad, who add depth to the Trinbago squad.
Ambati Rayudu who retired from IPL after lifting the trophy with CSK this year, will be part of CPL 2023. His presence might serve as an incentive for a more number of Indian fans to tune into the live telecast of CPL 2023 in India. The Andhra Pradesh-born cricketer will don St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Jersey. Interestingly, Rayudu will become only the 2nd Indian after Pravin Tambe to play in the Caribbean Premier League.
CPL 2023 Live Telecast in India
Star Sports Network has bagged the rights of the Caribbean Premier League for the Indian subcontinent region. So, CPL 2023 live telecast in India can be watched on Star Sports 1 channel. The viewers who want to watch the matches in Hindi commentary can tune in to the Star Sports 1 Hindi channel.
CPL 2023 Broadcast Channel Number in DTH Services in India:
Airtel DTH: Star Sports 1 SD (277), Star Sports 1 HD (278), Star Sports 1 Hindi SD (281), Star Sports 1 Hindi HD (282)
Tata Sky/Tata Play: Star Sports 1 SD (455), Star Sports 1 HD (454), Star Sports 1 Hindi SD (460), Star Sports 1 Hindi HD (459)
Sun Direct: Star Sports 1 SD (500), Star Sports 1 HD (982), Star Sports 1 Hindi SD (517), Star Sports 1 Hindi HD (991)
Videocon d2h: Star Sports 1 SD (649), Star Sports 1 HD (648), Star Sports 1 Hindi SD (621), Star Sports 1 Hindi HD (620)
Dish TV: Star Sports 1 SD (603), Star Sports 1 HD (602), Star Sports 1 Hindi SD (607), Star Sports 1 Hindi HD (606)
CPL 2023 Live Streaming in India
The live stream of CPL 2023 matches will be available on Disney+Hotstar and on Fancode app as well. A subscription is required to catch the live action on both OTT platforms. Disney+Hotstar offers a range of subscription plans, starting from INR 299 per month and going up to INR 1499 per year.
On the other hand, to watch CPL 2023 live streaming on the Fancode app, users need to purchase a ‘Tour Pass’ for INR 99 which will give them the access to watch the entire tournament. The app also provides a match pass option at just 15 rupees, enabling you to stream a particular CPL match of your choice. Although, Fancode users with an active monthly or yearly subscription doesn’t need to buy any of these passes.
CPL 2023 Live Telecast Channel in UK, USA, Australia
In the UK, viewers can catch the CPL 2023 broadcast on TNT Sports (previously known as BT Sport). For those in the USA and Canada, Willow TV will offer live feeds of the matches. Meanwhile, in Australia, Fox Sports will provide coverage of the West Indies T20 league. In the Caribbean islands, the live telecast will be available on SportsMax TV.
- UK – TNT Sports
- USA – Willow TV
- Australia – Fox Sports
- New Zealand – Sky Sport
- Bangladesh – T Sports
- Pakistan – Youtube, Facebook
- South Africa – Super Sport
- Caribbean – SportsMax TV
- Trinidad and Tobago – CCN TV6
- St Lucia – Helen TV
- Guyana – GTV
- Grenada – GBN
- Barbados – CBC
- Antigua and Barbuda – CNS