How to watch T20 World Cup 2024 — live stream and schedule

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The T20 World Cup 2024 is in full swing. It is already getting tense and we could be losing some of the biggest teams, including holders England, at an early stage. Looking to catch the action? You're in the right place. Below is all the cricket broadcast live stream information for the tournament worldwide, as well as a T20 World Cup 2024 schedule.

If you're away from home right now you can use a VPN to unblock your usual stream from anywhere. Full details on how to watch the T20 Cricket World Cup 2024, wherever you are, just below – including options to watch for free.

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T20 World Cup 2024 dates: Saturday, June 1 - Saturday, June 29
Watch FREE: Hotstar app (IND) | PTV Sports (PAK)
Watch for $10: Willow TV on Sling (US)
Use NordVPN to watch from anywhere

T20 World Cup 2024: Latest

Fans at the T20 World Cup 2024 were treated to competitive matches featuring the two co-hosts on Wednesday. First up, the US took on the mighty India. They put in a respectable performance, scoring 110. However, Suryakumar Yadav scored an unbeaten half-century to help get his side over the line.

The West Indies then played New Zealand. They scored 149 from their 20 overs, with Sherfane Rutherford smashing 69 from 39 deliveries. The Black Caps could only respond with a score of 136 and are in real danger of crashing out of the tournament at the earliest stage.

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Thursday begins with Bangladesh vs the Netherlands, which will be crucial in deciding who progresses from Group D alongside South Africa. Both teams have one victory to their name so far.

After that, England take on Oman. After their defeat to Australia, Jos Buttler's side need not just to win, but win big, if they are going to continue their campaign to retain their title. The day ends with an increasingly impress Afghanistan playing Papua New Guinea.

You won't want to miss any of it so keep reading as we explain how to watch a T20 Cricket World Cup live stream online from wherever you are, including options to watch for FREE in India.

Watch T20 World Cup for free

Cricket fans in India can watch all the T20 World Cup 2024 action for FREE on the Disney+ Hotstar mobile app.

The T20 World Cup 2024 is also be free-to-air on PTV Sports in Pakistan.

If you're abroad during the tournament, however, and you don't want to pay for coverage you can get for free at home, there is another option – you can watch the T20 World Cup 2024 from anywhere with a VPN. Read on to find out how.

How to watch T20 World Cup from outside your country

Below we've got you covered with your official broadcasting options for cricket-loving countries (and the US!), but if you're overseas you'll soon discover that you can't watch your usual service because of geo-restrictions.

You can get past these blocks, however, by using the best VPN to change your streaming device's IP address to your usual location.

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Global T20 World Cup 2024 live streams

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How to watch T20 World Cup 2024 live streams in the US

Willow TV

Dedicated cricket streaming service Willow TV is the place to watch T20 Cricket World Cup 2024 in the US.

Willow TV is available from most cable providers. Not got cable? No worries. Willow TV is also accessible through the Sling TV Desi Binge Plus plan and it's a great price too.

You can currently get your first month for just $10 or a bargain $99 for the whole year. You get eight channels in all, including Sony LIV, Star India, Hotstar Specials and, of course, Willow TV.

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How to watch T20 World Cup 2024: live stream every game for FREE in India

Disney Plus Hotstar mobile app

The T20 Cricket World Cup is being live streamed for FREE in India on the Disney Plus Hotstar mobile app.

It's important to note, however, that the free option is only available on mobile devices, so if you want to watch a T20 Cricket World Cup live stream on a bigger screen, you'll need to fork out for a Disney Star subscription. 

Indian residents traveling overseas who want to watch their usual Cricket World Cup coverage can just pick up a good VPN and follow the instructions above to live stream the action. 

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How to watch T20 World Cup 2024 Cricket World Cup for FREE in Pakistan

PTV Sports

You can watch T20 World Cup 2024 games on the state-owned channel PTV Sports in Pakistan, which is fantastic news as PTV Sports is 100% free, with only your phone number required to verify your identity.

Anyone in Pakistan simply needs to head to the PTV Sports website or download the PTVFLIX app to tune in without paying a penny.

Not in Pakistan right now? You can still enjoy the same free Cricket World Cup coverage you would at home – all you need is a world class VPN service and you've knocked it for six!

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How to live stream T20 World Cup 2024 in Australia

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Cricket fans down under can keep up with all the action in a new place – Prime Video. The Amazon service is the place to watch every match from the T20 World Cup 2024. Even better, members can access the games at no extra cost to their usual subscription. Subscriptions cost $9.99 a month or $79 per year.

Away from Australia but don't want to miss out? Use NordVPN to access your usual service.

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How to watch T20 World Cup live streams in the UK

Sky Sports

Sky Sports has been the go-to place to watch live cricket in the UK for the last two decades. Every match of the T20 World Cup 2024 is being shown on Sky Sports and its dedicated Sky Sports Cricket channel.

Sky Sports subscribers can watch the T20 Cricket World Cup 2024 on the go on mobile devices via the Sky Go streaming service, which has dedicated apps for desktop, iOS, iPadOS and Android devices, along with Xbox and PlayStation consoles and various other streaming devices. 

If you want to sign up, you can check out our dedicated guide to Sky TV deals and packages for today's best prices.

Don't fancy being locked in to a long, expensive contract? Consider the more flexible streaming option, Now(formerly Now TV).

To access your usual streaming service from outside the UK, you'll need to download a good streaming VPN, as detailed above. 

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How to watch T20 Cricket World Cup 2024: live stream in New Zealand

Sky Sport

Sky Sport is the place to watch the T20 Cricket World Cup 2024 in New Zealand. Subscribers can tune in online using the Sky Go service.

If you don't have Sky Sport already, you can also watch the T20 action with a Sky Sport Now pass, which costs $24.99 per week, $44.99 a month or $449.99 a year.

T20 World Cup 2024 schedule and games

This is the T20 World Cup 2024 schedule:

Group Stage

  • Saturday, June 1
    United States vs Canada (Dallas) – USA won by 7 wickets
  • Sunday, June 2
    West Indies vs Papua New Guinea (Guyana) – West Indies won by 5 wickets
    Namibia vs Oman (Barbados) – Namibia won the Super Over by 11 runs
  • Monday, June 3:
    Sri Lanka vs South Africa (New York) – South Africa won by 6 wickets
    Afghanistan vs Uganda (Guyana) – Afghanistan won by 125 runs
  • Tuesday, June 4:
    England vs Scotland (Barbados) – No result
    Netherlands vs Nepal (Dallas) –  Netherlands won by 6 wickets
  • Wednesday, June 5
    India vs Ireland (New York) – India won by 8 wickets
    Papua New Guinea vs Uganda (Guyana) – Uganda won by 3 wickets
    Australia vs Oman (Barbados) – Australia won by 39 runs
  • Thursday, June 6
    United States vs Pakistan (Dallas) – USA won the Super Over by 5 runs 
    Namibia vs Scotland (Barbados) – Scotland won by  5 wickets
  • Friday, June 7
    Canada vs Ireland (New York) – Canada won by 12 runs
    New Zealand vs Afghanistan (Guyana) – Afghanistan won by 84 runs
    Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh (Dallas) – Bangladesh won by 2 wickets
  • Saturday, June 8
    Netherlands vs South Africa (New York) – South Africa won by 4 wickets
    Australia vs England (Barbados) – Australia won by 36 runs
    West Indies vs Uganda (Guyana) – West Indies won by 134 runs
  • Sunday, June 9
    India vs Pakistan (New York) – India won by 6 wickets
    Oman vs Scotland (Guyana) – Scotland won by 7 wickets
  • Monday, June 10
    South Africa vs Bangladesh (New York) – South Africa won by 4 runs
  • Tuesday, June 11
    Pakistan vs Canada (New York) – Pakistan won by 7 wickets
    Sri Lanka vs Nepal (Florida) – Match abandoned without a ball bowled
    Australia vs Namibia (Antigua) – Australia won by 9 wickets
  • Wednesday, June 12
    United States vs India (New York) – India won by 7 wickets
    West Indies vs New Zealand (Trinidad) – West Indies won by 13 runs
  • Thursday, June 13
    Bangladesh vs Netherlands (St Vincent)
    England vs Oman (Antigua)
    Afghanistan vs Papua New Guinea (Trinidad)
  • Friday, June 14
    United States vs Ireland (Florida)
    South Africa vs Nepal (St Vincent)
    New Zealand vs Uganda (Trinidad)
  • Saturday, June 15
    India vs Canada (Florida)
    Namibia vs England (Antigua)
    Australia vs Scotland (St Lucia)
  • Sunday, June 16
    Pakistan vs Ireland (Florida)
    Bangladesh vs Nepal (St Vincent)
    Sri Lanka vs Netherlands (St Lucia)
  • Monday, June 17
    New Zealand vs Papua New Guinea (Trinidad)
    West Indies vs Afghanistan (St Lucia)

Super Eight: Wednesday, June 19 - Monday, June 24

Semi-finals: Wednesday, June 26 - Thursday, June 27

Final: Saturday, June 29

Charlotte Henry
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Charlotte Henry is a journalist who has covered all things tech and media for a number of years for various publications. She reported in-depth as tech companies became media companies and vice versa. In her newsletter, The Addition, she focuses on the ever-changing streaming ecosystem as the likes of Netflix, Apple TV+ and Disney+ fight for supremacy. Charlotte is also a close follower of sport (she’s a Spurs fan…) watching everything from Premier League football to Major League Baseball. Charlotte’s first book “Not Buying It: The Facts Behind Fake News” was published in 2019. Away from work, she can often be found at heavy metal concerts and festivals.