After their run to the World Cup final last year, New Zealand have once again shown why they're such a force to be reckoned with in ODI cricket by winning the current series with the in-form India. Don't miss a moment of the 3rd and final game with our New Zealand vs India ODI series live stream guide.
New Zealand vs India ODI series- where and when
The dates, times and venues for the three-match, day/night ODI series are as follows:
1st ODI New Zealand won by 4 wickets
2nd ODI New Zealand won by 22 runs
3rd ODI Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui, February 11
Each match starts at 3pm NZDT local time, so that's a 7.30am IST morning start for fans tuning in from India and an early 2am GMT start for folk tuning in from the UK.
This series marks New Zealand's first ODI action since their painful Super Over defeat in the World Cup final to England last year, and their two wins against India over the last week have shown the sheer talent and competitive nature of the side.
India showed that their injury worries are a real problem with Rohit Sharma set for a spell on the sidelines with a calf injury, adding to the loss of the equally influential Shikhar Dhawan. Their Cricket World Cup semi-final defeat to New Zealand in Manchester last year felt like it should have served as motivation for a revenge victory in the Antipodes, but the Black Caps have gotten the better of them once more.
Follow the instructions below to find out how to grab a New Zealand vs India live stream from pretty much anywhere on Earth.
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Live stream New Zealand vs India from outside your country
In India, New Zealand, Australia, or the UK and looking to find out how to watch the ODI matches between New Zealand vs India? We've got all the details about the broadcaster with the rights to show the series in your region below.
But if you're away from home country - maybe abroad on business or on holiday - but still want to tune in to your domestic coverage of the match then you'll run in to issues. Because of broadcaster geo-blocking, you won't be able to watch online from overseas. By using a VPN however, you'll be able to watch the game without having to resort to watching a potentially illegal feed from a dodgy Reddit link.
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Once you've installed your VPN of choice, simply open the service's corresponding app, hit 'choose location', select the appropriate country and you'll be able to watch the broadcast as if you were back at home. It's really easy to do. An if you do have any issues, ExpressVPN's awesome 24/7 customer service should get you sorted.
How to watch the ODI cricket series in India
Star India and, in particular, Star Sports Select 1 is the official broadcaster of the ODI series on TV.
Not got access to Star? No worries - you can sign up for its over-the-top Hotstar streaming service instead. This will cost you either ₹299 (around $3) for a month or ₹999 ($14) for an entire year.
And it's not just cricket that Hotstar has on show, the above subscription also gets you access to hit US TV shows.
Coverage is set to start each day the series at 7am IST local time.
How to watch a cricket live stream in New Zealand
Sky has exclusive rights to show the Black Caps' upcoming matches against India, with Sky Sport 2 the channel the action to head to for your ODI fix.
If you're away from your TV, then you can download and watch on the Sky Go app. And if you're overseas then the VPN method as mentioned above is the best way to go.
Coverage of the ODI series is due to start each day at 2.30pm NZST.
Live stream New Zealand vs India in Australia
For cricket fans in Australia looking to watch this ODI series, Fox Sports and the Kayo Sports streaming service will be on hand with live coverage of New Zealand vs India.
The streaming service features no lock-in contracts and also includes access to over 50 sports, both live and on demand.
Kayo Sports Basic Package costs $25 per month and allows users to stream across two devices simultaneously. Alternatively, the service also offers a Kayo Sports Premium Package, which provides three concurrent streams for $35 per month.
For those wanting to watch the Fox or Kayo Sports subscription coverage overseas, you'll need to go down the VPN route as above.
How to stream New Zealand vs India live in the UK
Sky Sports has exclusive live broadcast rights to this ODI series in the UK. If you subscribe to Sky Sports, you'll be able to watch each match live on your TV and you'll also be able to live stream all of the action on your phone or tablet using the Sky Go app.
All the action will be live on the dedicated Sky Sports Cricket channel with coverage set to start at 1.55am on each day of the series.
If you're not already a Sky subscriber, don't despair as there is also a way to watch without having to pay lots in a contract. You can get all the Sky Sports channels with a Now TV sports pass for £9.99 for a day or £14.99 a week.
if you're not in the UK but want to catch up with any of the Sky coverage, then you'll need a VPN to relocate your IP to the UK and get around the region restrictions. Just follow those instructions above.