India vs New Zealand 1st T20 Match LIVE Streaming Online: How to Watch on Mobile for Free, Best Disney+ Hotstar Plans, More

Here's everything you need to know about India vs New Zealand T20 match and how to watch it online for free.

Highlights

  • The first T20 between India and New Zealand will be played on January 27, 2023.
  • India has played 22 matches against New Zealand, of which India has won 10.
  • Hardik Pandya will be leading India for the IND vs NZ T20I series.

After comfortably winning the three-match ODI series against New Zealand and becoming the No 1 team in the world in the ODI format, the Men in Blue are all hyped up to beat the Kiwis in the T20 series. The Indian team will go against New Zealand in a three-match T20I series, with the first match starting on January 27, 2023. Hardik Pandya has been named the captain for the T20 series, while senior players Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli will not be part of the T20 series. Mitchell Santner will captain New Zealand in the absence of Kane Williamson and Tim Southee.

So, if you are wondering about where you can watch the live streaming of India vs New Zealand 1st T20 match, then you have come to the right place. In this post, we will look at how to watch India vs New Zealand live streaming online for free on mobile, laptops, PC, TV and more.

India vs New Zealand 1st T20 Match Live Streaming: Match Date, Time and Venue

Match IND Vs NZ
Date  January 27, 2023
Time 7:00 PM
Venue JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi

Where to Watch India vs New Zealand 1st T20 Match: Live Streaming Online on Mobile, Laptop and TV

Disney+ Hotstar has grabbed the digital rights for India vs New Zealand T20I series. You need to purchase the Disney+ Hotstar subscription to watch live matches online. It offers different subscription plans:

Disney+ Hotstar Plan Name
Price
Benefits
Disney+ Hotstar Mobile
Rs 499 per year
  • All content (movies, TV shows, specials, live sports)
  • Ad-supported content
  • Watch on up to 1 device (only mobile)
  • Up to HD (720p) resolution
Disney+ Hotstar Premium
Rs 1499 per year
  • All content (movies, TV shows, specials, live sports)
  • Ad-free movies and TV shows (except sports)
  • Watch on up to 4 devices
  • Up to 4K (2160p) resolution
  • Dolby 5.1 Audio
Disney+ Hotstar Super
Rs 899 per year
  • All content (movies, TV shows, specials, live sports)
  • Ad-supported content
  • Watch on up to 2 devices
  • Up to Full HD (1080p) resolution
  • Dolby 5.1 Audio
Disney+ Hotstar Premium Monthly
Rs 299 per month
  • All content (movies, TV shows, specials, live sports)
  • Ad-free movies and TV shows (except sports)
  • Watch on up to 4 devices
  • Up to 4K (2160p) resolution
  • Dolby 5.1 Audio
  • Disney+ Hotstar Mobile: This is the first tier, available only on mobile devices. It costs Rs 499 annually, and the video quality is limited to HD resolution. You can only log in to one device at a time.
  • Disney+ Hotstar Super: You can watch on all devices with this plan. You can log the account on two different devices at the same time. It costs Rs 899, and the resolution is limited to HD resolution still.
  • Disney+ Hotstar Premium: This is the highest tier in Disney+ Hotstar. It upgrades the number of devices to 4, and the video quality is upgraded to 4K. It will cost you Rs 1,499 for a year or Rs 299 monthly.

India vs New Zealand 1st T20 Match: How to Watch Live Streaming Online for Free

If you don’t have a Disney+ Hotstar paid subscription, you can try these ways to get the subscription for free and watch the match online. Major telecom operators bundle Disney+ Hotstar subscriptions with many prepaid and postpaid plans. You can also redeem a Disney+ Hotstar subscription using Flipkart SuperCoins, and it can also be redeemed on getting a Times Prime membership. Let us check out all of the methods.

For Airtel Users

Some of the Airtel prepaid plans come with Disney+ Hotstar bundled.

Airtel Prepaid Recharge Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Mobile Subscription

Prepaid plans such as Rs 399, Rs 499 and Rs 839 come with a 3-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar mobile. You can also get a 1-year subscription to Disney+ Hotstar on recharging with the Rs 3,359 yearly plan.

Airtel Postpaid Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Mobile Subscription

Airtel also gives Disney+ Hotstar mobile subscriptions on postpaid plans such as Rs 499, Rs 999, Rs 1,199, and Rs 1,499.

Airtel Xtreme Fiber Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Super Subscription

Airtel Xtreme fiber subscription gives you access to Disney+ Hotstar for plans such as Rs 999, Rs 1,199, Rs 1,499 and Rs 3,999.

For Jio Users

Reliance Jio used to have Disney+ Hotstar subscription plans bundled with its prepaid and postpaid plans. But has removed all of the bundles recently.

But if you are a JioFiber customer, you can get a Disney+ Hotstar subscription on some plans.

JioFiber Prepaid Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Subscription

JioFiber prepaid plans such as Rs 999, Rs 1499, Rs 2499, Rs 3999 and Rs 8499 bundle a host of OTT subscriptions, including Disney+ Hotstar.

JioFiber Postpaid Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Subscription

JioFiber postpaid plans such as Rs 599, Rs 899, Rs 999, Rs 1499, Rs 2499, Rs 3999, and Rs 8499 come with Disney+ Hotstar and various other OTT apps.

Watch India vs New Zealand Live with JioTV

If you’re a Jio user, you can watch the matches using the JioTV app. You can watch Star Sports using JioTV app and Disney+ Hotstar. On JioTV, if you select Star Sports channels to view, you’ll be taken to Disney+ Hotstar, where you can watch the matches for free without a Hotstar subscription.

For Vodafone Idea users

Vi users get many prepaid recharge options to get a Disney+ Hotstar subscription as a benefit.

Vi Prepaid Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Mobile Subscription

For prepaid customers, recharging with the Rs 151 and Rs 399 plans will give them access to Disney+ Hotstar Mobile for three months. If you do Rs 499, Rs 601, Rs 901, Rs 1,066, and Rs 3,099 prepaid plans, you’ll get a 1-year subscription to Disney+ Hotstar Mobile.

Vi Postpaid Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Mobile Subscription

Vi Postpaid users can get a Disney+ Hotstar subscription by selecting Rs 501, Rs 701, and Rs 1,101 plans.

For Tata Play Users

Tata Play customers can watch the match live on the Tata Binge app. The Tata Binge app lets you watch all your subscribed channels on your DTH connection if you have an active Tata Play subscription. So if you have subscribed to Star Sports in your DTH connection, you can watch the same on your phone using the Tata Binge app.

Flipkart SuperCoins offer

Flipkart SuperCoins loyalty cashback reward coins from Flipkart. You can redeem SuperCoins for subscriptions to various OTT platforms. If you have sufficient SuperCoins balance, you can redeem the Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription for Rs 1,499.

Times Prime offer

Times Prime is a bundled service that bundles various OTT platforms for a lower price than you’d typically purchase them separately. You can get Times Prime for Rs 1,199, giving you the Disney+ Hotstar Super subscription for six months. Not only that, but you’ll also get subscriptions to Sony Liv and Discovery+.

India vs New Zealand T20I Schedule

Match Date Place Time
IND vs NZ 1st T20I January 27 JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi 7 PM
IND vs Nz 2nd T20I January 29 Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow 7 PM
IND vs Nz 3rd T20I February 1 Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad 7 PM

India vs New Zealand Squads

India T20I Squad

Hardik Pandya (c), Suryakumar Yadav (VC), Ishan Kishan (wk), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, Umran Malik, Shivam Mavi, Prithvi Shaw, Mukesh Kumar

New Zealand T20I Squad

Mitchell Santner (c), Finn Allen, Michael Bracewell, Mark Chapman, Dane Cleaver (wk), Devon Conway (wk), Jacob Duffy, Lockie Ferguson, Ben Lister, Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Michael Rippon, Henry Shipley, Ish Sodhi, Blair Tickner

India vs New Zealand: Popular Stats and Records

  • India and New Zealand has gone head-to-head in T20 format for 22 matches.
  • India won 10 matches, while New Zealand won 9; the rest was drawn/abandoned.
  • New Zealand’s highest total against India was 219/6 in February 2019, while India’s highest total against New Zealand was 208/6.
  • Rohit Sharma holds the record for scoring the maximum number of runs against New Zealand. The Indian skipper has scored a total of 511 runs in 17 matches.
  • Rohit Sharma has also hit the most sixes against New Zealand, total of 27. Colin Munro has hit 24 sixes against India.
  • Ish Sodhi has taken the highest number of wickets of Indian batsmen. The player has taken 22 wickets in 17 matches.

Frequently Asked Questions: India vs New Zealand

Where can I watch India vs New Zealand live streaming?

You can watch India vs New Zealand ODI and T20I series live on your mobile, laptop and PC using the Disney+ Hotstar app or website.

How can I watch India vs New Zealand live for free?

You can watch India vs New Zealand live for free by claiming a free Disney+ Hotstar subscription, as mentioned here on this page.

Can I watch DD Sports online?

DD sports was previously available on MX Player, but it isn’t currently available on that platform.

How can I watch IND vs NZ on mobile?

You can watch IND vs NZ on mobile using the Disney+ Hotstar app.