Channel is gone, Here are Free Legal Alternatives

Online streaming websites are the best way to watch your favorite sports events or TV serial while away from the TV. It is also economic and you don’t need to pay extra bill for TV cable while already paying the internet bill. Another advantage of most streaming sites is that they archive the previous matches, drama, talk show or TV serials. So if you’ve missed one of your most awaited NBA match or Game of Thorn episode, you can rewind it and play it from where you leave it. Internet contains a huge database of such streaming website which provide live sports streaming or online episode of your favorite TV show. There are hundreds and thousands of streaming site available on internet, few with high reputation, high quality streaming but required monthly subscription charger. Others are free of cost but bombarded with ads and pop-ups that will irritating you while watching your favorite show.

However there are some streaming sites which let you watch movies and show free of cost and have low ads count. was one of them. The site is now gone (RIP) due to violation of copyright act and US government has Seized the website. The site was once used by sports fan to watch live matches of NBA, MLB, NHL, boxing, MotoGP races and cricket matches. Seizing of the website is really a bad news for the visitors of Channel Surfing website as well as for the sports fans.  US government take action against such free streaming sites and banned many of them. is one, there is still a hope, there are still some places on internet where you can enjoy the live streaming and surf your favorite channels for free. Many live streaming portals exist there. But it is not necessary that you can find them via Google. They may have got de-indexed or have lost their ranking due to Google SE updates.

Live Streaming Sites
Live Streaming Sites

So for those who are looking for legal alternate to Channel Surfing .net website, the post will help you a lot. We have collected a list of Free TV streaming sites that are all free and legitimate. When I say legal or legitimate, it means that the site comply to the rule and regulation, didn’t violate copyright act and streams only those TV channel which allow them to broadcast the channel mutually. Our list of alternate websites to Channel Surf contains 05 websites. Link and description to each of the site is given below.

01., Free Streaming Website

As the name suggest, it is a free internet TV that you can use to enjoy free live streaming of more than 100 TV channels. The site has user-friendly interface, easy to use and navigate.TV channels are arranged in categories common of which are Entertainment, Sports, New, Movies, General, Music, Kids, Cartoon, Religious, Shopping, Weather and many more. The site also listed the channel country wise. So it will be easy for you to find you national sports or new channel by clicking on your country name. More than 35 countries channel are added into the database of Freetv and the list is growing day by day. The search option let you find your sports channel just by typing its name in search bar on the top right hand and hitting the search button. The site loads faster and has quality streaming. Free TV seems a true alternate to Channel surfing as it has almost same number of streaming with exact quality as of the previous one.

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02. CricHD.TV, The best site for Live Cricket streaming

Cric HD is the streaming heaven for those who fond of watching live cricket streaming on their mobiles of on the screen of their laptops. CricHD houses the streaming of almost all major sports broadcasting sites including PTV sports, BT sports and Sky sports live. The site didn’t only stream cricket matches and events but also publishing match schedules, summaries and more. If you’re fond of cricket, don’t roam anywhere else, just go to the Cric HD for real HD cricket streaming, Link to the site is given below. However not a true substitute of, this site only replaces the sports streaming side of the Channel Surfing original website.

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03. Stream 2 Watch, Live Streaming Portal

Stream2watch which was formerly known as Stream2video, is one of the popular live streaming website that houses the streaming from USA, Canada, Germany, France, UK, Austria, Spain, UAE, Portugal, Turkey, Switzerland, India, Italy, Russia, Serbia and Romania to name few. There are more than 300 live channels including sports streaming channels to watch your UFC fighting or MLB matches for free. The site streams in HD, however this ads uses pop-ups advertising for monetization.

Click here to go to the Home Page of Stream 2 Watch

04., For Pakistani and Indian TV Channels

While Channel surfing was for USA, Canada and UK mostly, New TV World is for the viewers of subcontinent. This streaming site streams the live TV channels of Pakistan and India mostly while few form Bangladesh and Nepal as well. The site didn’t replace the true essence of but is somewhat close to it. It has more then 250 live channels ranging from news, entertainment, movies to sports.

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05., the Hub of News Channels

Free TV Hub contain news channel mostly. The site has streaming in different languages for different countries. It has a huge database of news TV channels of almost every country. You can watch and listen to the news in your local language as the site broadcast streaming in English, Spanish, French, Turkish, Urdu, Hindi, Arabic and many more. There are channels on this website which broadcast sports news updates. This site has somewhat resemblance to the channelsurfing website.

Click here to go to the Home Page of Free TV Hub

Note: Firstrowsports only publish the how-to guide for our sports fan to let them know how to find the right sports and cricket streaming. Our articles are for information purpose only. We do not promote any of the sites here and we are not responsible for the content exists on the end website. Be careful while surfing a streaming website and read their Privacy Policy before singing up for an account. All these sites listed above are free required no logins or signup and no subscription. Be careful if you’re asked to do so.  

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