Words like iconic, glamorous, entertaining are not enough to explain this extravagant cricket league; IPL (Indian Premier League). The 11th edition of the most popular cricket league globally kicked off two days ago and the hype of this tournament is at its peak right now. IPL fans all over the world are looking for ways to watch IPL at their homes and offices using kodi addons.
However, we know what is best for Kodi VPN fans and that is why we have lined up a guide to help you How to watch IPL on Kodi.
IPL 2018 Channels/Broadcasters List
|United Kingdom||Sky Sports|
|New Zealand||Sky Sports|
How to Watch IPL on Kodi krypton version 17.6 or lower
There are many add-ons for live sports streaming but we have chosen ZEM TV Kodi addon for you as it provides HD streaming link for live streaming of IPL. Follow these steps to install ZEM TV for watching IPL live on Kodi.
- Open Kodi > Go to Kodi Main Menu > Click on the Settings icon > Open File Manager > Now Double click on Add Source.
- Click where it says ‘None’ > Enter this URL in the address bar http://kdil.co/repo/ > Now Click OK > Name it ‘Kodil Repo’ and then Click OK > Double check both the URL and Name and Click Ok again to close the dialogue box.
- Return to Kodi Main Menu > Open Add–ons menu from the left column > Click on the Box icon.
- Now click on Install from Zip File > Scroll down and click on Kodil Repo > Open Kodil.zip > Wait for the notification.
- After the notification appears, click on Install from Repository > Open Kodil Repository > Got o Video Add-ons.
- Scroll down and open Zem TV > Click Install > Wait for the Add-on enabled notification.
There you have it, now the add-on is installed and now you can easily watch your favorite IPL games live in Kodi.
How to watch IPL on Kodi Jarvis Version 16 or Higher
- Launch Kodi Jarvis V16 > Click on System.
- Go to File Manager > Now double click on Add Source.
- Click where it says <None> > Type this URL http://kdil.co/repo/ > Click Done.
- Give a name to this URL as ‘Kodil Repo” > Click Done > Click OK.
- Go back to Home screen > Click System.
- Open Add-ons > Click on Install from Zip File > Open Kodil Repo> Click on Kodil.zip.
- Head back to Home screen.
- Go to Add-on Installer > Open Kodil Repo > Got to Video Add-ons and select Zem TV.
- Click Install.
How to Watch IPL on Kodi Firestick
- Open Kodi on Fire Stick. If you have not installed Kodi then Install Kodi on Fire Stick.
- Go to Developer Options > Turn ON ADB Debugging and Apps from Unknown Sources.
- After that, follow the steps that are mentioned above for add-on installation on Kodi Krypton V17.6.
IPL 2018 Kodi Download
- Download the Zip file > Open Kodi on your device > Open Add-ons menu > Click on the Package Installer icon.
- Click on Install from Zip File > Browse and Open the downloaded Zip file.
- Click on Install from Repository > Open Kodil Repository > Open Video Add-ons > Click on Zem > Hit Install.
How to Watch IPL 2018 on Hotstar in USA
HotStar is an Indian application that allows users to watch their favorite IPL matches but the irony is that it is only accessible in India. Therefore, users residing abroad will have to access this application on their android devices and Apple devices by using a Kodi VPN service.
Through VPN service, users will have to first select an Indian region server and then access the application. Once you have downloaded the application through Play Store and iTunes, you can easily watch IPL live.
How to Watch IPL Live Free Online Streams
For the users residing in Africa and Middle east and they want to watch unlimited IPL action through a free service then they can opt for these fives:
- Cricingif (Worldwide)
- Cricketgateway (Worldwide)
- IPL Live 2018
- SuperSport (For users in South Africa)
- OSN Play (For users in Middle East)
- Smartcric app
- Willow TV
- JIO TV
- Vivo IPL
- DD Sports
- Suvarna Plus
Cric In Gif
Cricingif is a sports news site that provides ball-by-ball latest updates of ongoing cricket matches around the world. Visitors can watch the highlights of every game and check the latest news from around the cricket word. Another great feature about Cricingif is that it has a dedicated section for users who want to watch IPL T20 live.
Cricket gateway mobile application allows users to stay updated with the latest cricket action. User can watch all the highlights of the matches and view the scorecards when they want to. A great feature that this site has is its Archive section that enables uses to take a walk through some recent cricket events from around the world. Users can also see the latest and trending new about their favorite teams through this app.
IPL Live 2018
IPL Live 2018 is a dedicated site that provides online streaming service for IPL only. The quality of the streams that this site provides are of high quality and the servers that this site has, are seamless. It offers three different servers for streaming matches and provides details about other streaming services.
SuperSport is without a doubt one of the most highly renowned sports broadcasting service in the world. SuperSport made its name by broadcasting live sports on television and now it has started focusing on online streaming service of live cricket and other sports events. Users can view all the latest results and schedules of the matches of IPL as they stream. SuperSport will be streaming IPL for South African region but their videos are accessible from all around the world.
OSN Play provides sports streams in Arabic language for the Middle Eastern audience. It is a geo-restricted service that can be unblocked from other countries by using a good quality VPN service. The best part about OSN Play is that its application for android and iOS is also available on the respective platform stores. Users who have subscription of the OSN services can access their favorite sports content without paying any additional fees.
SmartCric is a great application to stream live cricket matches from around the globe on smartphones. However, one of the most awkward thing about this smart app for smart phones is that it is not available on Google Play Store. Users who wish to install this app have to download its apk file from a third-party site and then install it. Other than this the application is a great one to use as it has a great friendly interface and it works great.
Willow TV is a leading American sports dedicated broadcasting channel that broadcasts live various cricket events and highlights, happening all around the globe. Based in California, this channel is broadcasting the Indian Premier League live online and users have easy access to the streams.
Jio TV offers its users a wide range of channels from different regions across the globe and different languages as well. It offers more than 350 TV channels out of which, 50+ are HD channels. The Jio TV application can be downloaded from Google Play Store and Apple App Store for respective devices.
One of the best features that this app has is that users can pause a live match when they want to and play to continue from the same point. Users can also watch their favorite shows by choosing the aired content from the previous 7 days. Users can subscribe to Jio exclusive mobile services for as low as ?49.
Vivo is the official sponsor of the Indian Premier League 2018 and it will be broadcasting all the action from IPL 2018 live on its website. Users will be able to watch all the matches of IPL 2018 on VivoIPL website. The website also has complete tournament schedule and pints tale that can be easily viewed.
Cricbytes is actually a blogging site that publishes news and blogs about all the current and latest news and results from the cricket world. Although, users will not be able to watch the game live on this site, but they can stay up to date with the scorecard and all the on pitch news and stuff. Users can easily stay up to date with all the latest news regarding the cricket events and players.
CricHD is an amazing streaming site that provides live streaming on a single click for a variety of sports like Football, Cricket, Rugby, American Football, Wrestling, UFC, Boxing, Golf etc. It provides high quality streams from some of the best broadcasting networks like BT Sport, ESPN HD, Euro Sport, PTV Sports, and Sky Sports etc. This streaming service has no geo restrictions at all, thus you can enjoy free streaming of your favorite sports from anywhere, anytime.
DD sports is actually an Indian sports telecasting network that focuses on covering most of the domestic sports events in India. However, it will be covering the IPL 2018 and its streams will be available online on “GoHelloTV.in” website’s sports section. Users who wish to free stream IPL 2018 live can stream it through DD Sports. Nevertheless, the concerning point in this matter is that it might be a geo restricted stream and thus you might have to use a VPN service to access it.
Suvarna Plus also known as Star Suvarna Plus is an Indian entertainment channel owned by Star Networks. It broadcasts latest and vintage Bollywood movies and international and domestic sporting events. IPL is a fascinating globally praised domestic cricket league and it will be broadcasted live on Suvarna Plus. Therefore, if you are unable to watch it at your home on TV, then you can easily watch it live through Suvarna Plus online stream.
Indian Premier League is one of the biggest cricket league of not just South Asia but also of the world. There are millions of fans around the globe that love watching this thrilling cricket league. Users who cannot watch IPL on TV or are living abroad cane easily watch IPL on Kodi or they can also stream it live through the streaming links provided by us.