In this article we show you all the different ways you can watch English cricket live online.
Before we go any further: the most important thing you need to know is that England’s Test cricket is back on Sky Sports are a brief hiatus. BT Sport only has Test rights to broadcast The Ashes, meaning Test Cricket is back on the menu for Sky.
See also: How to listen to TMS abroad.
How to watch England cricket online: Sky Go
If you’re already a Sky Sports subscriber then things couldn’t be easier. Just go to go.sky.com and/or download the Sky Go app on your Android or iOS mobile device and start watching the cricket.
If you’re not a Sky customer, fear not. There are still several options available to you.
How to watch England cricket online
Option 1: Sign up to full Sky TV package with Sky Sports
The nuclear option here is to become a Sky Sports customer. This will give you the ability to watch Sky Sports in the comfort of your own home, plus the ability to watch Sky Sports via Sky Go on up to two mobile devices (Laptop, Tablet and/or Smartphone).
Option 2: Watch Sky Sports on NowTV
If you don’t have Sky, the next easiest way to watch England vs Pakistan (…in the cricket) is to buy temporary access to Sky Sports via Now TV.
Here you have three options depending on how long you want to subscribe to NowTV and Sky Sports for. All are pretty reasonable and its contract-free.
You can watch NowTV on pretty much any device with an internet connection. Just download the app or go to https://www.nowtv.com/watch-now-tv and stream via your web browser. Alternatively, you can sign up to Now TV proper and receive the NowTV set-top box.
NowTV offers more than just a temporary Sky Sports subscription. Check out the website for the latest offers it has on TV and Movies too.
Option 4: Sky Sports Mobile TV
If you don’t mind watching sport on your smartphone or tablet, Sky Sports also has a Sky Sports Mobile TV option. Note that you can’t connect your smartphone or tablet to your TV, like you can with Now TV.
You can download the Sky Sports Mobile TV app from iTunes or Google Play. Payments will be taken monthly from your respective store. There are two options.
Pack 1: (£6.99/month) Includes: Sky Sports Action, Sky Sports Arena, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports News, Sky News
Pack 2: (£10.99/month) Includes: Sky Sports Action, Sky Sports Arena, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports Cricket, Sky Sports Football, Sky Sports Golf, Sky Sports F1, Sky Sports News, Sky News.
Option 5: US Sports Channels
If you don’t like any of the options above, we suggest you take a look at our guide on how to watch US Cable outside the US. On this page, we explain how you can buy a cheap subscription to an online-only cable package in the US.
This includes a vast range of US Sports channels that show a massive amount of Live sports. Included ALL the EPL games; top-flight rugby; American sports (of course); and cricket too!
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