The wait for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League is going to be finally over, when the T20 extravaganza kicks off on Saturday, September 19, in the UAE, after the BCCI decided and got the government’s permission to take the league to the Emirates because of the raging coronavirus pandemic in India.
The opening ball is now set to be bowled when the defending champions Mumbai Indians take on three time champions Chennai Super Kings at Abu Dhabi in the inaugural fixture of the September 19 to November 10 tournament. Dubai and Sharjah are the other two venues.
Here’s all you need to know about the league and how and where to watch the live action:
- Start Date: September 19
- End Date: November 10
- Number of Matches: 60
Match Start Timings:
Afternoon games – 3:30 pm IST & 2 pm UAE time; Evening games – 7:30 pm Sri Lankan Time and 6 pm UAE time.
Here are the IPL 2020 live streaming details of different countries
Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in India & Sri Lanka : Star Sports, Disney Hotstar + VIP
Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in UK & Ireland: Sky Sports, Yupp TV
Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in USA & Canada: Hotstar
Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in South Africa, the Middle East and North Africa: SuperSport
Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in South East Asia including Malaysia, Singapore and South America: Yupp TV
Where to watch IPL 2020 live streaming in Australia & New Zealand: Fox Sports, Kayo Sports.
You can download the PDF of the IPL 2020 full schedule here.