SRH vs MI IPL match live streaming: How to watch IPL 2021 online for free without Disney Plus Hotstar subscription

Update: IPL 2021 has been suspended indefinitely, following several positive Covid-19 cases across teams over the past couple of days. “We will meet again soon and decide when we can conclude this edition, we will have to see when is the next window available”, said BCCI vice president Rajeev Shukla.

SRH vs MI IPL match live streaming will be available on Disney Plus Hotstar, the subscription for which starts from as low as Rs 299. You can also catch the live telecast of the IPL 2021 match on TV via Star Sports channels, which are also paid. Thankfully, there are other ways to watch IPL 2021 online for free, on both mobile and laptop. The Disney+ Hotstar subscription is bundled for free with select Airtel, Vi, and Jio recharge plans. The IPL live streaming is also available for free online with the Tata Sky app. Read on to find out how. The Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will take on Mumbai Indians (MI) at the Arun Jaitely Stadium in Delhi. The match will kickstart at 07:30 pm. Here’s how to watch the IPL 2021 match live streaming for free without Disney Plus Hotstar subscription:

Read more: Disney Plus Hotstar subscription plans and offers India 2021

IPL Live streaming: How to watch IPL 2021 for free without Disney Plus Hotstar subscription

Disney Plus Hotstar holds the exclusive rights of every IPL match 2021 live streaming in India. In case, you don’t have the subscription and looking for ways to watch IPL 2021 match online for free, here are few workarounds:

  • Jio recharge packs
  • Airtel recharge packs
  • Vi recharge packs
  • JioFiber
  • Jio Postpaid Plus
  • Tata Sky
  • Flipkart SuperCoins

You would be getting a subscription to Disney Plus Hotstar with the above-mentioned workarounds, except for the Tata Sky. Use this subscription to watch IPL online on the device of your choice, including Android mobile phone, iPhone, Windows laptop/ PC, and Mac. The Disney+ Hotstar subscription otherwise costs Rs 399 for the VIP plan, which includes Live sports such as IPL, Hotstar Specials, Disney+ Shows/ movies/ Kids content (dubbed), and the latest episodes of Indian TV Shows. There is also a Disney+ Hotstar Premium plan, which is worth Rs 299/ month and Rs 1,499/ year and includes English TV shows and movies. Click on the link to know more about Disney+ Hotstar plans.

IPL live telecast: How to watch IPL live on TV?

Star Sports network holds the right to broadcast every match of IPL 2021 on TV from April 9th. You can subscribe to Star Sports channels 1 or 2, which are priced at Rs 22.42 per month, to catch the action live on TV. The live-action will begin at 07:30 pm, except for the days with a double-header. The day matches are scheduled to start at 3:30 pm IST.

1. Jio prepaid plans to watch IPL match for free (prices start at Rs 401)

Jio users can watch IPL 2021 online for free with Rs 401, Rs 598, and Rs 2,599 all-in-one recharges and a bunch of add-ons recharge starting at Rs 499. These Jio recharge packs come with a free subscription to Disney+ Hotstar VIP, which is worth Rs 399. Even though the recharges have validities of their own, the benefits of a Disney Plus Hotstar subscription will last for a year. Here are full details of the Jio plans for prepaid customers

JIO RECHARGE PLAN PRICE

BENEFITS OF JIO PLAN

Jio Rs 401 Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 28 days of validity
  • 3GB data/ day + 6GB additional data
  • Free voice calling
  • 100 SMSes per day

Jio Rs 598 Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 56 days of validity
  • 112GB data
  • Free voice calling
  • 100 SMSes per day

Jio Rs 777 Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 84 days of validity
  • 131GB data
  • Free voice calling
  • 100 SMSes per day

Jio Rs 2,599 Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 365 days of validity
  • 2GB data/ day + 10GB additional data
  • Free voice calling
  • 100 SMSes per day

Jio Rs 612 Add-On Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • Up to 72GB data
  • 6,000 minutes non-Jio calls
  • Lasts until the validity of the primary pack

Jio Rs 1,004 Add-On Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 120 days of validity
  • 200GB data

Jio Rs 1,206 Add-On Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 180 days of validity
  • 240GB data

Jio Rs 1,208 Add-On Recharge Plan

  • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
  • 240 days of validity
  • 240GB data

2. Airtel prepaid plans to watch IPL match for free (prices start at Rs 401)  

    Airtel offers Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription to prepaid users with Rs 401, Rs 448, Rs 499, Rs 599, and Rs 2,698 packs. You can live stream the entire season of IPL with these prepaid packs, as well as enjoy free voice calls, SMSes, data benefits, and other complementary services like Airtel TV, Wynk Music, and more. Check out the complete details:

    AIRTEL RECHARGE PLAN PRICE

    BENEFITS OF THE AIRTEL PLAN

    Airtel Rs 401 Recharge Plan

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
    • 28 days of validity
    • 3GB data/ day

    Airtel Rs 448 Recharge Plan

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
    • 28 days of validity
    • 3GB data/ day
    • Unlimited voice calling
    • 100 SMSes per day

    Airtel Rs 499 Recharge Plan*

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
    • 28 days of validity
    • 3GB data/ day
    • Unlimited voice calling
    • 100 SMSes per day

    Airtel Rs 599 Recharge Plan

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
    • 56 days of validity
    • 2GB data/ day
    • Unlimited voice calling
    • 100 SMSes per day

    Airtel Rs 2,698 Recharge Plan

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
    • 365 days of validity
    • 2GB data/ day
    • Unlimited voice calling
    • 100 SMSes per day


    How to activate Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription after Jio and Airtel recharge:

    • After the top-up, go to Disney Plus Hotstar website or app and login with your Jio/ Airtel mobile number to activate the subscription.
    • You can use this number to log in on multiple devices such as smart TVs, laptops, or tablets to livestream IPL 2021 online. That said, you can only watch IPL 2021 online via Hotstar on just one screen at a time.

    3. Vi prepaid plans to watch IPL for free (prices start at Rs 401)

    Vi has also partnered with Disney+ Hotstar to offer a free VIP subscription that includes live sports such as IPL 2021, exclusive Hotstar Specials, movies, and more to its subscribers. The subscription is available to all Vodafone Idea prepaid users with Rs 401, Rs 501, Rs 601, or Rs 801 packs. Vi postpaid users can subscribe to Rs 499 or above to avail Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription and watch IPL for free.

    Vi Recharge Plan PriceBenefits
    Vi Rs 401 recharge plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP
    • 28 days validity
    • 3GB data/ day + 16GB additional data
    • Unlimited calls
    • 100 SMSes
    Vi Rs 501 recharge plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP
    • 56 days validity
    • 75GB data
    Vi Rs 601 recharge plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP
    • 56 days validity
    • 3GB data/ day + 48GB additional data
    • Unlimited calls
    • 100 SMSes
    Vi Rs 801 recharge plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP
    • 84 days validity
    • 3GB data/ day + 48GB additional data
    • Unlimited calls
    • 100 SMSes

    To activate Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription, users will need to recharge with the eligible offer pack, download the Disney+ Hotstar app, and login with their Vi number. They can also do so from the Vi website.

    4. JioFiber plans to watch IPL match for free (prices start at Rs 999)

    Jio Fiber users can watch IPL for free with its broadband plans starting at Rs 999. The plan comes bundled with Hotstar’s paid content, including IPL matches. Take a look at the Jio Fiber broadband plans that offer a free subscription to Disney+ Hotstar VIP.

    JIOFIBER RECHARGE PLAN PRICE

    BENEFITS OF JIOFIBER PLAN

    JioFiber Rs 999 Plan 

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP + 10 other OTT apps
    • 150Mbps speed
    • Unlimited voice calling

    JioFiber Rs 1,499 Plan 

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP and 11 other OTT apps
    • 300Mbps speed
    • Unlimited voice calling

    JioFiber Rs 2,499 Plan 

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP and 11 other OTT apps
    • 500Mbps speed
    • Unlimited voice calling

    JioFiber Rs 3,999 Plan 

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP and 11 other OTT apps
    • 1Gbps speed
    • Unlimited voice calling

    JioFiber Rs 8,499 Plan 

    • Disney Plus Hotstar VIP and 11 other OTT apps
    • 1Gbps speed
    • Unlimited voice calling

    5. Jio Postpaid Plus (prices start at Rs 399)

    All Jio Postpaid Plus plans are bundled with a free subscription to Disney Plus Hotstar VIP that offers live streaming of IPL 2021. The plans are priced starting at Rs 399 and are also bundled with Disney Plus Hotstar VIP, Netflix, and Prime Videos subscriptions for free along with voice and data benefits. Here are the complete details.

    JIO POSTPAID PLUS PLANS

    BENEFITS

    Rs 399

    • 75GB data
    • Unlimited voice calls and SMSes
    • 200GB data rollover
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Netflix, Prime Videos subscription, Jio apps

    Rs 599

    • 100GB data
    • Unlimited voice calls and SMSes
    • 200GB data rollover
    • 1 additional SIM card with Family Plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Netflix, Prime Videos subscription, Jio apps

    Rs 799

    • 150GB data
    • Unlimited voice calls and SMSes
    • 200GB data rollover
    • 2 additional SIM card with Family Plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Netflix, Prime Videos subscription, Jio apps

    Rs 899

    • 200GB data
    • Unlimited voice calls and SMSes
    • 500GB data rollover
    • 3 additional SIM card with Family Plan
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Netflix, Prime Videos subscription, Jio apps

    Rs 1,499

    • 300GB data
    • Unlimited voice calls and SMSes
    • 500GB data rollover
    • Unlimited voice calls and data benefits in UAE and USA
    • Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Netflix, Prime Videos subscription, Jio apps

    6. Tata Sky subscription to watch IPL match 2021

    Got a Tata Sky connection with Star Sports channels, you don’t need Disney Plus Hotstar subscription to live stream IPL match. Just download the Tata Sky app on your Android mobile phone or iPhone –> login with your DTH connection details –> and you’re good to go. The direct-to-home service allows you to watch all subscribed channels from your smartphone via the app. 

    Download Tata Sky app for iOS and Android.

    Read more: Tata Sky recharge packs 2021: Best Tata Sky DTH recharge packs with validity, benefits

    7. Flipkart SuperCoins

    You can buy Disney Plus Hotstar subscription to watch IPL 2021 for free with Flipkart SuperCoins. The SuperCoins, for those unaware, is a reward-based system that Flipkart offers every time you shop from its platform. You earn two SuperCoins (max 100 per order) for every Rs 100 spent on Flipkart. One SuperCoin is worth Re 1. So if you’ve 399 SuperCoins, you can redeem them for Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription worth Rs 399. Similarly, 299/ 1,499 SuperCoins can be redeemed for Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription.

    How to avail Disney Plus Hotstar subscription with Flipkart SuperCoins

    • Login with your ID on Flipkart and go to SuperCoin Zone. The option will be in your profile section.
    • You’ll see the SuperCoins on your account on the following screen. If you have 399 or 1,499 SuperCoins, click/ tap on ‘View All’ beside the ‘Stay Entertained’ section.
    • Now, click/ tap on Disney Plus Hotstar subscription to redeem SuperCoins
    • Once the process is complete you’ll be able to watch IPL 2021 online for free on mobile, laptop, or smart TV.

    IPL 2021 schedule: Fixtures, venues, dates, timings

    MAT No

    DATE & DAY

    MATCH

    TIME (IST)

    VENUE

    1

    April 9, Friday

    Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers

    19:30

    Chennai

    2

    April 10, Saturday

    Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals

    19:30

    Mumbai

    3

    April 11, Sunday

    Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    19:30

    Chennai

    4

    April 12, Monday

    Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings

    19:30

    Mumbai

    5

    April 13, Tuesday

    Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians

    19:30

    Chennai

    6

    April 14, Wed

    Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers

    19:30

    Chennai

    7

    April 15, Thursday

    Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals

    19:30

    Mumbai

    8

    April 16, Friday

    Punjab Kings vs Chennai Super Kings

    19:30

    Mumbai

    9

    April 17, Saturday

    Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

    19:30

    Chennai

    10

    April 18, Sunday

    Royal Challengers vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    15:30

    Chennai

    11

    April 18, Sunday

    Delhi Capitals vs Punjab Kings

    19:30

    Mumbai

    12

    April 19, Monday

    Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals

    19:30

    Mumbai

    13

    April 20, Tuesday

    Delhi Capitals vs Mumbai Indians

    19:30

    Chennai

    14

    April 21, Wed

    Punjab Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

    15:30

    Chennai

    15

    April 21, Wed

    Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings

    19:30

    Mumbai

    16

    April 22, Thursday

    Royal Challengers vs Rajasthan Royals

    19:30

    Mumbai

    17

    April 23, Friday

    Punjab Kings vs Mumbai Indians

    19:30

    Chennai

    18

    April 24, Saturday

    Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    19:30

    Mumbai

    19

    April 25, Sunday

    Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers

    15:30

    Mumbai

    20

    April 25, Sunday

    Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals

    19:30

    Chennai

    21

    April 26, Monday

    Punjab Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    19:30

    Ahmedabad

    22

    April 27, Tuesday

    Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

    19:30

    Ahmedabad

    23

    April 28, Wed

    Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

    19:30

    Delhi

    24

    April 29, Thursday

    Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals

    15:30

    Delhi

    25

    April 29, Thursday

    Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    19:30

    Ahmedabad

    26

    April 30, Friday

    Punjab Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

    19:30

    Ahmedabad

    27

    May 1, Saturday

    Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings

    19:30

    Delhi

    28

    May 2, Sunday

    Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

    15:30

    Delhi

    29

    May 2, Sunday

    Punjab Kings Vs Delhi Capitals

    19:30

    Ahmedabad

    30

    May 3, Monday

    Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers

    19:30

    Ahmedabad

    31

    May 4, Tuesday

    Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians

    7.30 PM

    Delhi

    32

    May 5, Wednesday

    Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings

    7.30 PM

    Delhi

    33

    May 6, Thursday

    Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Punjab Kings

    7.30 PM

    Ahmedabad

    34

    May 7, Friday

    Sunrisers Hyderabad v Chennai Super Kings

    7.30 PM

    Delhi

    35

    May 8, Saturday

    Kolkata Knight Riders v Delhi Capitals

    3.30 PM

    Ahmedabad

    36

    May 8, Saturday

    Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians

    7.30 PM

    Delhi

    37

    May 9, Sunday

    Chennai Super Kings v Punjab Kings

    3.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    38

    May 9, Sunday

    Royal Challengers v Sunrisers Hyderabad

    7.30 PM

    Kolkata

    39

    May 10, Monday

    Mumbai Indians v Kolkata Knight Riders

    7.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    40

    May 11, Tuesday

    Delhi Capitals v Rajasthan Royals

    7.30 PM

    Kolkata

    41

    May 12, Wednesday

    Chennai Super Kings v Kolkata Knight Riders

    7.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    42

    May 13, Thursday

    Mumbai Indians v Punjab Kings

    3.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    43

    May 13, Thursday

    Sunrisers Hyderabad v Rajasthan Royals

    7.30 PM

    Kolkata

    44

    May 14, Friday

    Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Capitals

    7.30 PM

    Kolkata

    45

    May 15, Saturday

    Kolkata Knight Riders v Punjab Kings

    7.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    46

    May 16, Sunday

    Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers

    3.30 PM

    Kolkata

    47

    May 16, Sunday

    Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians

    7.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    48

    May 17, Monday

    Delhi Capitals v Sunrisers Hyderabad

    3.30 PM

    Kolkata

    49

    May 18, Tuesday

    Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals

    3.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    50

    May 19, Wednesday

    Sunrisers Hyderabad v Punjab Kings

    3.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    51

    May 20, Thursday

    Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians

    3.30 PM

    Kolkata

    52

    May 21, Friday

    Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad

    3.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    53

    May 21, Friday

    Delhi Capitals v Chennai Super Kings

    7.30 PM

    Kolkata

    54

    May 22, Saturday

    Punjab Kings v Rajasthan Royals

    7.30 PM

    Bengaluru

    55

    May 23, Sunday

    Mumbai Indians v Delhi Capitals

    3.30 PM

    Kolkata

    56

    May 23, Sunday

    Royal Challengers v Chennai Super Kings

    7.30 PM

    Kolkata

    57

    May 25, Tuesday

    QUALIFIER 1

    7.30 PM

    Ahmedabad

    58

    May 26, Wed

    ELIMINATOR

    7.30 PM

    Ahmedabad

    59

    May 28, Friday

    QUALIFIER 2

    7.30 PM

    Ahmedabad

    60

    May 30, Sunday

    FINAL

    7.30 PM

    Ahmedabad