Just 4 days after facing a 3-2 defeat against West Indies, team India is scheduled to play another T20I series in Ireland. However, the squad for this series is a bit different and features some new faces and players making their comeback. This is going to be the 3rd T20I series between the two nations. Meanwhile, Star Sports and Sony Ten Network are not broadcasting the matches, so, fans are asking on which TV channel India vs Ireland live telecast can be watched in India. Here, you will get to know IND vs IRE live streaming and broadcast details.
Ahead of the IND vs IRE T20 Series
Team India will play under Jasprit Bumrah who is making his comeback in the blue-clad side after a long one year. The squad introduces fresh faces, Rinku Singh and Jitesh Sharma, earning their inaugural call-ups. Meanwhile, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Varma, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, and Sanju Samson make their way from the Caribbean to join the team in Ireland. While, Shivam Dube, Prasidh Krishna, and Washington Sundar are set for their long-awaited comeback.
Talking about India vs Ireland T20I history, both sides first met in the shortest format in the 2009 T20 World Cup, the game was won by India by 8 wickets. After this, India embarked on two tours to Ireland (2018 and 2022), each featuring a 2-match T20 series, both of which India dominantly swept 2-0. This brings the total T20 matches between the teams to 5, with Ireland still chasing its first win against the Indian side.
India vs Ireland Live Telecast Channel in India
Viacom18, the Reliance-backed venture has secured the broadcast rights for the 3-match T20 series. The company currently has one dedicated sports channel named Sports18. So, India vs Ireland T20 series’ live telecast in India can be watched on the Sports18 TV channel. The mentioned channel is available in SD and HD formats on various DTH platforms and on cable TV as well.
Ireland vs India Channel Number on DTH Services in India:
India vs Ireland Dish TV Channel Number: 643 (HD), 644 (SD)
IND vs IRE Tata Sky/ Tata Play Channel: 487 (HD), 486 (SD)
IND vs IRE T20 Airtel Channel Number: 294 (HD), 293 (SD)
Videocon d2h Sports18 Channel Number: 666 (HD), 667 (SD)
Sports18 Channel Number in Sun Direct: 505 (SD)
IND vs IRE Live Streaming OTT App
Viacom18-owned OTT platform Jio Cinema will provide India vs Ireland T20 match streaming in India. The app can be downloaded on mobile, tablets, smart TVs from Google Play Store or Apple’s App Store. The desktop users can catch IND vs IRL matches’ action online on Jio Cinema website. It’s worth mentioning that the India vs Ireland matches’ broadcast can be watched on this app for free.
India vs Ireland 2023 Broadcast in UK, USA, Australia
In UK, the India vs Ireland t20 series’ live broadcast can be watched on TNT Sports. Fans in USA can tune in to ESPN+ channel.
- UK – TNT Sports
- USA – ESPN+
- New Zealand – Sky Sport
- Africa – Super Sport
- Australia – Fox Sports