The 15th edition of Asia Cup 2022 has begun, and we cannot simply contain our excitement. The holy-grail tournament for Asian countries is played in both ODI and T20 formats, bringing some highly competitive matches and nailing biting last-overs suspense. The tournament started in 1983 after the Asian Cricket Council was formed. The main goal of the tournament is to decide the champions of Asia. This year’s Asia Cup 2022 will play a major role in picking up the best squad for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20 series, especially for team India.
The Asia Cup 2022 digital and satellite rights are with Disney+ Hotstar and Star group channels. This means interested users can stream the match online on Disney+ Hotstar while people on TV can watch live action on channels like Star Sports 1 and more. We will get into details of the channel in a bit.
So, if you are planning to watch all the live action of the Asia Cup 2022, then you have come to the right place. In this article, we will discuss everything related to Asia Cup 2022 tournament, including the match schedule, how to watch the live stream for free, TV channel lists, format, squads, and more. So, without any further ado, let’s get started!
Asia Cup 2022 Live Streaming App Online
The Asia Cup 2022 will be live-streamed on the Disney+ Hotstar app and website, and will live broadcast on Star Sports channels. In India, the Star network has exclusive rights to broadcast big ICC matches. If you are planning to watch a live match on Disney+ Hotstar, you need to buy a subscription for the OTT platforms. The company currently offers three subscription models, including:
- Disney+ Hotstar Mobile: The subscription is priced at Rs 499 per year and offers all the original shows of Disney, movies, and live-streaming of major sports events for one mobile device.
- Disney+ Hotstar Super: Users who purchase the Super plan may concurrently watch all live cricket matches on two devices, including a Smart TV, for a one-time fee of Rs 899 per year.
- Disney+ Hotstar Premium: Finally, a Disney+ Hotstar Premium membership is available for Rs 1,499 per year. The subscription plan provides the highest streaming quality, and consumers may view all matches on four devices at the same time.
Asia Cup 2022 Live Telecast: List of TV Channel Numbers, Channel Subscription Price
The Asia Cup 2022 will be shown on several Star Sports networks. Users may either directly purchase each Star Sports channel or purchase a bundle STB package that includes Sports channels. Moreover, DD Sports will be broadcasting all the matches on its channel, including Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh match, which is scheduled to take place on September 1st. The DD Sports will be available on Free Dish and OTT platforms. If you’re wondering which Star Sports networks will broadcast T20 matches, here’s the list:
- Star Sports 1
- Star Sports 1 HD
- Star Sports 1 Hindi
- Star Sports 1 HD Hindi
- Star Sports 1 Tamil
- Star Sports 1 Telugu
- Star Sports 1 Kannada
- DD Sports
Asia Cup 2022 Live Streaming Free: How to Get Free Disney+ Hotstar Subscription
If you don’t want to purchase a Disney+ Hotstar subscription for one full year and want to watch all the matches of the Asia Cup, then we have a solution for you. Multiple operators like Airtel, Vodafone Idea, and Reliance Jio offer their customers three-month Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscriptions with its range of prepaid plans. Take a look:
Jio Recharge Plans with Free Disney+ Hotstar Subscription
Reliance Jio offers a host of prepaid plans to its customers that comes with a free Disney+ Hotstar subscription. The operator provides Rs 333, Rs 419, Rs 583, Rs 783, and Rs 1,199 prepaid plans that come with 3 months of free Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription. Moving on, the operator comes with different plans that offer one year of Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription. These include Rs 499, Rs 555, Rs 659, Rs 601, Rs 799, Rs 1,066, and Rs 2,999 prepaid plans. Lastly, we have Rs 1,499 and Rs 4,199 prepaid plans that offer free Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription for one full year.
JioFiber subscribers may now get a free Disney+ Hotstar subscription through their broadband connection. Customers may sign up for Rs 999, Rs 1,499, Rs 2,499, Rs 3,999, or Rs 8,499 subscription plans from Jio and enjoy the benefit of free streaming of live cricket matches of Asia Cup 2022. JioFiber provides a free Disney+ Hotstar subscription for a whole year.
Airtel Recharge Plans with Free Disney+ Hotstar Subscription
Bharti Airtel also offers a slew of prepaid plans that comes with free membership of Disney+ Hotstar Mobile. The company provides Rs 399 and Rs 839 plans that come with 3 months of free Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription. Apart from this, we also have Rs 499, Rs 599, and Rs 3,359 prepaid plans that offer one year of free Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription.
Vodafone Idea Recharge Plans with Free Disney+ Hotstar Subscription
Vodafone Idea is yet another telecom operator that comes with free membership of Disney+ Hotstar. To start with, customers can get 3 months of free Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription with Rs 399 and Rs 151 recharge plans. The company also offers one year of free Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscriptuon with Rs 499, Rs 601, Rs 901, Rs 1,066, and Rs 3,099 prepaid plans.
Times Prime Membership Offer
Times Prime’s membership also includes a complimentary Disney+ Hotstar subscription. Customers who purchase Times Prime for Rs 1,199 will receive a free six-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar Super Pack. Aside from that, the subscription includes six months of SonyLIV, six months of EasyDiner, six months of Google One, and other benefits.