With increased internet access and high-speed mobile data, live streaming of sports at betting sites has been growing rapidly. Some of the larger betting sites are now streaming more events than anywhere else and have consequently started to compete with major cable networks who have historically been dominating broadcasting of live sports.
In this article we will dive into streaming on sports in India and reply to the following questions:
- What sports betting sites offer live streaming in India?
- How does it work?
- What sports can I stream and where?
- Is live streaming free at betting sites?
Best betting sites for live streaming in India
How to start a live stream at Bet365
Time needed: 1 minute.
Bet365 is our favorite bookmaker for live streaming and this is how you start a live stream at Bet365.
- Click on the “Visit Bet365” button below
This will take you to Bet365 where you can log in to your account or create a new one.
- Go to the live odds section
In the live odds section there will be a symbol (see image below) which indicates if there is a streaming option.
- Click on the streaming icon
This will start the stream or inform you what measures you need to take in order for the stream to start such as for example fund your account.
How it works
Live streaming is the latest big thing in the world of betting and the more events you stream the more customers you get. There are fours options to watch live sports:
- TV broadcasting
- Pay-per-view/Subscription model – broadcasted or streamed
- Illegal online streams
- Free streaming on betting sites
Option 4 with free online live streaming on big matches is clearly a popular alternative and there is no trend in live streaming on betting sites slowing down.
Starting a stream is easy. In the live betting section of the bookmaker you will see what events are streamed. Click on the event you want to watch, lean back, and enjoy.
Sports to live stream
Tennis, football, cricket, basketball, badminton, squash and basically any sport can be streamed online at betting sites in India. Some of the most popular games in the top leagues and top sports will not be available but if you are thirsting for watching sports, betting sites are a good go-to place.
As an example Bet365 offers over 70.000 live-streamed events worldwide every year. That’s just under 200 events per day and 8 events per hour all year round. Bet365 could, therefore, be considered to be not only the largest online sports betting site but also the largest sports channel in the world.
Stream free of charge
To start a live stream at a betting site all you need to do is to make sure you have a registered account on which you need to log in. Sometimes there will be a requirement to have a funded account or have placed a bet within the last 24 hours.
But there is no fee for watching the live streams as long as you full-fill the simple requirements above.
Hotstar is the best site for streaming cricket. It is the home of the IPL and gives you access to all the best cricket events in the world.
Bet365 is without a doubt the best betting site for live streaming.