India vs Sri Lanka live streaming: How to watch India vs Sri Lanka test match online in India for free and on TV

India vs Sri Lanka test match series is scheduled to start today, i.e. on March 4th. There will be two test matches, both of which will be played here in India. The venue for the first test is the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Chandigarh, while Bangalore M Chinnaswamy Stadium will host the second test match. Cricket lovers will be able to catch the action live on TV and online as well as directly from the stadiums. If you wish to watch it from the comfort of your home, here’s what you need to do:

Get Disney Plus Hotstar subscription

India vs Sri Lanka live streaming will be available online exclusively on Star Sports online streaming platform Disney Plus Hotstar. You need a subscription to the streaming platform subscription to watch the test match live on mobile phone, laptop, and TV.

Disney Plus Hotstar subscription plans

Here is the subscription cost of Disney Plus Hostar:

  • Rs 499/ year for Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription
  • Rs 899/ year for Disney Plus Hotstar Super subscription
  • Rs 299/ month or Rs 1,499/ year for Disney Plus Hostar Premium subscription

The benefits of all three — Mobile, Super, and Premium — Disney Plus Hotstar subscriptions are pretty much the same. In addition to India vs Sri Lanka match live streaming, you can use the subscription to stream Disney+ Hostar exclusive content in the original language. Having said that, the screen support and resolution depend on the subscription you take. The Mobile subscription will only allow you to stream Hostar content on a mobile phone at 480p resolution. The Disney Plus Hotstar Super subscription offers 1080p resolution and support for any two screens at a time. The Premium subscription can be used to stream 4K content on up to 4 devices. 

How to watch India vs Sri Lanka online for free

Via MyJio app

If you are a Jio user, you can watch India vs Sri Lanka test online in India for free. Just tune in to the MyJio app, login using your Jio number (if you haven’t), and tap on India vs Sri Lanka banner to watch the live streaming of the app.

Since the MyJio app doesn’t come with any screen limit, you can use the Jio number on any device to watch the live streaming. MyJio app can be downloaded on laptop/ PC using an Android emulator.

Via Disney Plus Hotstar

To watch India vs Sri Lanka online for free, you can get one of the Airtel and Vi, and Jio recharge plans that offer Disney Plus Hotstar subscription for free. The plans come bundled with voice call, data, and other benefits making them a better deal than the standalone Disney Plus Hostar plan. Here are details of Jio, Airtel, and Vi Disney Plus Hotstar plans:

Jio Prepaid plans with Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plan
  • Rs 499 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 28 days validity
  • Rs 601 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 3GB data/ day + 6GB, and 28 days validity
  • Rs 799 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 56 days validity
  • Rs 1066 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day + 5GB, and 85 days validity
  • Rs 3119 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day + 10GB, and 1 year validity
  • Rs 659 – 1.5GB data/ day and 56 days validity

Jio Prepaid plans with Disney Plus Hotstar Premium plan

  • Rs 1499 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 84 days validity
  • Rs 4199 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 3GB data/ day, and 365 days validity

Airtel Prepaid plans with Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plan

  • Rs 599 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 3GB data/day, and 28 days validity
  • Rs 838 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 56 days validity
  • Rs 3,359 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 365 days validity.

VI Prepaid Plans with Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plan

  • Rs 501 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 28 days validity
  • Rs 901 – unlimited voice calls, 100SMS per day, 2GB data/ day, and 70 days validity

Jio Postpaid Plus and Jio Fiber plans with Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plan

People with a Jio postpaid SIM card can avail Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plan by opting for the basic Postpaid Plus plan which costs Rs 399 and also includes complimentary access to Netflix and Amazon Prime subscriptions. On the other hand, Jio Fiber broadband users can get Disney+ Hotstar with the monthly Rs 999 plan.

How to watch India vs Sri Lanka test match on TV

India vs Sri Lanka series live telecast will be available on the following Star Sports channels:

  • Star Sports 1/HD
  • Star Sports 1 Hindi/HD
  • Star Sports 1 Tamil
  • Star Sports 1 Telugu
  • Star Sports 1 Kannada

The price of these channels starts for as low as Rs 22.42 per month in India.