The fourth and final test match between Australia and India has begun, and the anticipation is palpable. The third test match of the Border-Gavaskar series was won by Australia by 9 wickets. The Australian team’s heroes have been Matthew Kuhnemann and Nathan Lyon with the ball and Usman Khawaja and Travis Head with the bat. With this, the team is back in the test series. However, the chances of winning the series are next to impossible. The Australia team will be looking to draw the series by also winning the 4th test match, while team India will try its best to win this match so that they can easily win the trophy with a 3-1 lead.
The first day of India vs Australia 4th Test match was highly in favour of the Aussie team. The team decided to bat first and scored a whopping 255 for the loss of 4 wickets on Day 1. Usman Khawaja slammed a century and is currently not out. From India’s side, Mohammed Shami took two wickets, while Jadeja dismissed Smith and R Ashwin dismissed Travis Head.
For those who are not aware, Australia’s tour of India started on February 9 and will go until March 13. The third test is held at Holkar Stadium. One can watch the matches on TV via Star Sports Network or live to stream them on Disney+ Hotstar. Let us talk everything about how to watch India vs Australia’s first test match on your mobile, laptop and computer for free.
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India vs Australia ICC World Test Championship 4th Test Live Streaming: Match date, time, venue
|Match||India vs Australia 4th Test|
|Date||March 9 to March 13|
|Time||From 9.30 AM IST|
|Venue||Narendra Moi Stadium, Ahmedabad|
Where to Watch India vs Australia 4th Test Match: Live Streaming Online on Mobile, Laptop and TV
Disney+ Hotstar has the right to live stream all the matches held on Indian soil. So it will be the OTT platform that live streams India vs Australia test series.
You can live stream India vs Australia test matches using various subscriptions to Disney+ Hotstar. Hotstar is available in three different subscription tiers as follows:
- Disney+ Hotstar Mobile: It is a mobile-only subscription, as the name suggests. You’ll only be able to use Disney+ Hotstar on your mobile devices. It costs Rs 499 per year or Rs 149 per 3 months. Video quality is limited to HD resolution.
- Disney+ Hotstar Super: This tier gives you access to PC, laptops, and TV. It costs Rs 899 per year. This tier upgrades the resolution to Full HD.
- Disney+ Hotstar Premium: With this subscription, you’ll be able to use the same account on 4 different devices. The resolution is upgraded to 4K as well. It costs Rs 1499 per year or Rs 299 per month.
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India vs Australia 4th Test Match: How to Watch Live Streaming Online for Free
If you don’t have a Disney+ Hotstar subscription, you can try these methods to get a free subscription for the platform to get access to India vs Australia 1st Test live streaming.
Most telecom operators in India bundles Disney+ Hotstar subscription with various of their prepaid and postpaid plans. You can also get Disney+ Hotstar by redeeming Flipkart SuperCoins and also by Times Prime. Let us discuss all the ways in which you can watch the test match for free by redeeming a Hotstar subscription.
For Airtel Customers
Airtel bundles a free Disney+ Hotstar subscription with many of its prepaid and postpaid plans.
- For prepaid users: Recharging with Rs 399, Rs 499 and Rs 839 plans will give you access to a 3-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar. Also, users can get access to a 1-year Disney+ Hotstar mobile subscription with the Rs 3,359 prepaid recharge.
- For postpaid users: Users opting for Rs 499, Rs 999, Rs 1,199, and Rs 1,499 airtel post paid recharge plans can redeem Disney+ Hotstar mobile subscriptions.
If you’re an Airtel Xtreme Fiber user, you’ll get a Disney+ Hotstar subscription with the Rs 999, Rs 1,498 and Rs 3,999 plans.
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For Reliance Jio Customers
Reliance Jio currently does not offer Disney+ Hotstar with its prepaid and postpaid plans. But it offers a Disney+ Hotstar subscription for JioFiber users.
JioFiber users on prepaid plans costing above Rs 999 and postpaid plans costing above Rs 599 can get a Disney+ Hotstar subscription bundled with the plans.
Jio users can use the JioTV app to watch India vs Australia 1st Test match live, as it has a live TV feature and supports Star Sports live streaming.
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For Vodafone Idea (Vi) Customers
Vi customers can get Disney+ Hotstar bundled with various prepaid and postpaid plans.
- For prepaid users: Recharging with the Rs 151 and Rs 399 plans will give you access to a 3-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar Mobile. Recharging with Rs 499, Rs 601, Rs 901, Rs 1,066, and Rs 3,099 plans, on the other hand, will give you access to a 1-year subscription to the Disney+ Hotstar Mobile plan.
- For postpaid users: Choosing Rs 501, Rs 701, and Rs 1,101 vi postpaid plans will give you access to a 1-year subscription to the Disney+ Hotstar Mobile plan.
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For Tata Play Customers
If you’re an active Tata Play customer, you’ll get access to various OTT subscriptions, including Disney+ Hotstar, which you can use to watch India vs Australia 1st Test.
You can also watch India vs Australia test match on Star Sports channels if you have them subscribed on Tata Play.
Flipkart SuperCoins Offer
Flipkart gives you SuperCoins as a reward for purchases from the platform. You can use that to redeem various OTT subscriptions. You can redeem SuperCoins for a 1-year subscription to Disney+ Hotstar subscription worth Rs 1,499.
Times Prime Offer
Times Prime is a paid bundle subscription which bundles various OTT subscriptions into a single one. You can get a Times Prime subscription, and you’ll get a 6-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar Super subscription. You’ll also get Sony Liv and Gaana subscriptions with it.
Times Prime using Flipkart SuperCoins
You can also redeem Times Prime using Flipkart SuperCoins. You can get Times Prime first using SuperCoins. And then redeem Disney+ Hotstar from Times Prime.
India vs Australia Test Squads
India Test Squad
Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Ravindra Jadeja, KS Bharat (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat, Ishan Kishan (wk)
Australia Test Squad
Pat Cummins (captain), David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Travis Head, Alex Carey (wk), Matt Renshaw, Peter Handscombe, Nathan Lyon, Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Lance Morris, Mitchell Swepson, Todd Murphy, Josh Hazlewood (unavailable), Cameron Green (unavailable), Mitchell Starc (from 2nd Test).
India Vs Australia Test Series Schedule
|1st Test||February 9 – February 13||Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur|
|2nd Test||February 17 – February 21||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi|
|3rd Test||March 1 – March 5||Holkar Stadium, Indore|
|4th Test||March 9 – March 13||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad|
India vs Australia: Popular Stats and Records
- Total matches played – 102
- Out of those India won 30.
- While Australia won 43.
- 28 matches were drawn.
- 1 match was tied.
- Last result – India won by 3 wickets (Brisbane, January 2021)
- Last 5 results – India won 2 matches, Australia won 1 and 2 matches were drawn.
India vs Australia: Frequently Asked Questions
1) When and Where will the IND vs AUS Test Series begin?
The fourth India vs Australia test match from the WTC series will start on March 9th at 9.30 AM IST from Ahmedabad.
2) Where can I watch IND vs AUS Live Streaming for free?
You can watch India vs Australia live streaming by getting a free subscription to Disney+ Hotstar using the methods we mentioned above.
3) Which TV channel will broadcast India Vs Australia Test Series?
India vs Australia test series will be live-streamed by Disney+ Hotstar.