When it comes to live cricket score and streaming, ball by ball runs and news updates, Cricinfo comes to play it role. ESPN has many popular sports streaming website and sports streaming channels, Cricinfo by ESPN is exclusively dedicated to cricket. Cricinfo is a big name in cricket world and among the cricket fans provides useful cricket updates and contents that a true cricket fan wants. Whether it is live scoring, cricket matches’ schedule, ball by ball coverage, possible players’ squad for a team, points table of a cricket main event season like IPL, PSL or BSL points table or the ICC ranking of players and countries, all these information are available in one place and that is Cricinfo. The site also maintained a huge database of cricket statistics, players, matches and cricket events record since 18th century. The cricket database by Cricinfo is collectively known as StatsGuru. ESPN Cricinfo also hosts the previous matches’ summaries, sports experts and cricketers’ reviews on specific matches, highlights and publishes the interviews of cricket fames.
The site was previously known as Cricinfo, later it comes under the ESPN umbrella in 2007 when the ESPN buy it. Cricinfo is however quite old and once existed in a form of magazine. It is now considered as the first digital online cricket magazine. With lots of efforts put on this site, ESPNCricinfo is now the tycoon cricket website and online sport magazine.
Cricinfo IPL Ball by Ball coverage
As and when an IPL match begin, Cricinfo flooded with huge number of visitors, all are cricket fans looking for most recent, authentic and ball by ball runs updates, live scorecard and commentary of current match. It never let you wait for long or to refresh the page to get recent score rather it does itself for you. The site however do not stream any live cricket match but you can watch cricket highlights of most important match and can watch most important moments on the site just like a live match.
Cricinfo will also provide you the live coverage of upcoming ICC series including one between England vs Sri Lanka, Pakistan vs India, Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, South Africa vs New Zealand, Australia vs England and Zimbabwe vs Pakistan. Not only the international matches but it will help you to stay updated with the main cricket events including ICC World T20 cup, ICC World Cup, Asia cup and County matches. Along with this, country level matches, league matches are also cover by Cricinfo so you can get ball by ball updates of IPL, PSL, BSL and Caribbean Primer League.
Sites for Ball By Ball Updates and Live Cricket Score
Cricinfo is for no doubt is a cricket new and live score giant. But there are some sites out there which provide similar level of trusted content related to cricket. These sites including but not limited to the list given below:
- Cricbuzz: Cricbuzz has similar level of reliable content, cricket live score, news updates and provide ball by ball score updates of any of the match being play. This site is being love by many cricket fans over Cricinfo due to its simple user interface and ease of navigation. The site has live scorecard which auto refresh and auto updates with every ball throw.
- Crictime: This site is not only popular for its live scorecard and ball by ball updates but it also hosts and broadcast live cricket streaming of cricket matches. For most of IPL fans and cricket lovers, Crictime is the first choice when it comes to watching a cricket match live on internet / online.
- Webcric: As its name indicates, Webcric is a website dedicated to cricket news and score and it also provide live coverage of any cricket match in the form of live streaming. However Web Cric news and reviews are not as much trustworthy as of Cricbuzz and Cricinfo but is good to watch cricket matches live.
- Watchcric: For those who want watch cricket match live and don’t want ball by ball score, just like ESPN Cricinfo, Watchcric is a best choice. The site don’t hosts any cricket live scorecard, runs update or match summaries but it shows all matches live form the stadium. So visit this site if you want to watch your favorite league match as first row sports viewers.
- Star Sports for Indians fan, this is most reliable and trust site
- HotStar, another trusted name after Star Sports in providing valuable sports and cricket related content for Indian cricket loves
- Sky Sports 2 broadcast live cricket matches in European countries. The fans of England vs Sri Lanka upcoming series can watch the whole cricket series live with Sky Sports 2.
- Fox Sport provides live coverage of cricket matches to fans in USA only.