- Disney+ Hotstar will offer free streaming of the Asia Cup and ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup tournaments for mobile users later this year in an effort to reach a wider audience who may not have access to a paid subscription or television.
- The move follows record-breaking viewership in IPL 2023 and is expected to help grow the eco-system of the platform.
- The move by Disney+ Hotstar to offer free cricket streaming for mobile users is a positive step towards making the platform more accessible to a wider audience, particularly in the context of the current COVID-19 pandemic and the rise of mobile phone and internet usage.
Disney+ Hotstar, one of the leading streaming platforms in India, has announced that it will be offering free cricket streaming for mobile users starting this season.
The move by the streaming giant comes as a big relief for cricket fans who have been eagerly awaiting the start of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. With the new season set to begin on April 9, cricket enthusiasts can now watch all the matches live on their mobile devices for free.
This move by Disney+ Hotstar is expected to attract a massive audience, especially in India, where cricket is more than just a sport – it’s a religion. With the IPL being one of the biggest T20 leagues in the world, fans across the country are eagerly looking forward to watching it from the comfort of their homes.
The free streaming service will be available for mobile users only and will cover the entire IPL 2021 season. Fans can access it by downloading the Disney+ Hotstar app on their phones and signing up for the free service.
Speaking about the initiative, Sunil Rayan, President, Disney+ Hotstar, said, “Our aim has always been to provide the best possible viewing experience to our fans. With the free cricket streaming service for mobile users, we hope to make the IPL accessible to a wider audience and provide them with an unmatched entertainment experience.”
Disney+ Hotstar has been a pioneer in the streaming space in India and has always been at the forefront of innovation. The free cricket streaming service is just one of the many initiatives taken by the platform to keep its users engaged and entertained.
With this move, Disney+ Hotstar has once again demonstrated its commitment to providing its users with an unparalleled entertainment experience. Cricket fans across the country can look forward to an exciting season ahead.