IPL 2021: How to Use Alexa to Get Latest Match Updates, Live Scores, and More

Here are some of the best Amazon Alexa features that will help you stay updated with the madness of IPL 2021.

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 has started and boy it is turning out to be a hell of a tournament. All the teams playing this year’s IPL league are giving neck-to-neck competition to each other. Nobody wants to miss even a minute detail about the IPL matches. However, there some unavoidable circumstances where you are not able to watch the IPL match of your team.

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But, you don’t need to be disheartened as Amazon Alexa is there to you. Amazon has introduced a new set of features and skills to its popular virtual assistant that will give all the details about the ongoing IPL matches. Users can simply interact with any Echo, Fire TV, Alexa-enabled smart devices and get all the updates about IPL 2021 with simple voice commands. In this article, we are going to show some of the best Amazon Alexa features that will help you stay updated with the madness of IPL 2021.

How to Get Daily Cricket Trivia on Amazon Alexa?

Amazon Alexa has added a new skill that allows you to play cricket trivia with the virtual assistant. The assistant will give you Daily Cricket Trivia that will be your daily dose of cricket mojo. The rule of playing the quiz is pretty simple. Each day Alexa will ask you three new questions on cricket with three options. For each correct answer, you will score 6 runs. Every wrong answer will be like wasting a ball. There will be a leaderboard and with each correct answer, you will climb the leader board.

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How to Use This Skill?

You can simply ask: “Alexa, Open Daily Cricket Trivia” or “Alexa, daily cricket trivia शुरू करो”.

How to Get Match Updates on Amazon Alexa?

Alexa also allows you to get all the updates of an IPL match. This means no more endless scrolling through news and match highlights to know the match updates.

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How to Use This Skill?

Just ask the following questions to Amazon Alexa and get all the details about your favourite match.

  • “Alexa, give me the latest cricket commentary” or “Alexa, who won the last cricket match”.
  • Alexa, “what is the score?” Or “Alexa, क्रिकेट स्कोर बताओ”
  • Alexa, “who was the man of the match yesterday?”
  • Alexa, “what teams are playing tomorrow?”
  • Alexa, “what is Rohit Sharma’s score?” Or “Alexa, रोहित शर्मा का स्कोर क्या है”
  • Alexa, “how many wickets did Jasprit Bumrah take?”
  • Alexa, “मुंबई का अगला match कब है”

How to Get Cricket News on Amazon Alexa?

Apart from this, Amazon Alexa also allows users to get all the cricket news. You can get all the information about your favourite team. Furthermore, one can get other information like team movements, practice fields, news in and around the stadium, the effect of the pandemic on the game and much more. Alexa gives you the latest cricket news updates powered by Editorji.

How to Use This Skill?

You can simply ask Alexa: “Alexa, give me cricket news”

How to Get Match Notifications on Amazon Alexa?

Amazon has also added a new feature that allows Alexa to give you all the notification about the upcoming IPL match. With this, you can ask the virtual assistant to set a reminder for the next match of your favourite team and it will be about to go live, Alexa will notify you. Isn’t it great?

How to Use This Skill?

You can use this feature by simply asking: “Alexa, notify me when the Royal Challengers Bangalore match starts”

How to Cheer for Your Team via Amazon Alexa?

This is probably one of the coolest features of Amazon Alexa. We all know that watching a match in a stadium is just next level. However, due to the ongoing pandemic, it is next to impossible to go to a stadium and cheer your team or your favourite player. However, Alexa has a workaround for it as well. The company has added a new feature that allows the virtual assistant to cheer for your favourite team or player.

How to Use This Skill?

You can simply use this feature by asking Alexa: “Alexa, cheer for RCB” or “Alexa, cheer for Virat Kohli”.

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