How to watch Hotstar anywhere in the world

As the provider of Star Cricket Live and the largest broadcaster of the English Premier League in Asia, Hotstar is a necessity for any serious sports fan.

With ExpressVPN, you can enjoy Hotstar and other Star Sports content in HD with no blackouts or throttling. Get set up and start streaming in five minutes flat.

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Watch Hotstar live matches with a VPN in 3 steps

Step 2:

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Connect to an ExpressVPN server location in India.

Step 3:

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Log in to your Hotstar account and stream from anywhere!

A VPN lets you access Hotstar sports, Hotstar TV shows, and Star Sports content from every device.

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How a VPN helps you enjoy Hotstar live streaming

ExpressVPN is a VPN service that hides your IP address and encrypts your traffic by routing it through one of over 160 secure VPN server locations.

By connecting to a server location near your desired game, match, or Test series, you can stream content from all Hotstar channels. Get added privacy and security, with no blackouts or throttling!


ExpressVPN is a VPN service not intended to be used as a means of copyright circumvention. Please read the ExpressVPN Terms of Service and ESPN Terms of Use for more details.

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What Hotstar live cricket matches can I watch with ExpressVPN?

Watch Hotstar with ExpressVPN and stream:

  • ACC Asia Cup
  • Big Bash League
  • ICC Cricket World Cup
  • ICC Champions Trophy
  • ICC T20 World Cup
  • ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup
  • ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier
  • ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
  • Ranji Trophy
  • Tamil Nadu Premier League
  • NatWest t20 Blast
  • Plus various cricket leagues in India, Australia, Bangladesh, and England!

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FAQ: How to watch Hotstar live online with a VPN

Does ExpressVPN come with a subscription for Star Sports and Hotstar?

No. ExpressVPN is a separate service from Star Sports and Hotstar and does not replace Star Sports or Hotstar. ExpressVPN complements your existing Star Sports and Hotstar subscription by giving you HD sports streams with added privacy, no throttling, and no data logging.

What devices can I use to stream Hotstar?

You can stream Hotstar on the following devices:

  • Your laptop/desktop, with the ExpressVPN app for Mac, Windows, or Linux
  • Your smartphone/tablet, with the ExpressVPN apps for iOS and Android

Will a VPN slow my Hotstar streaming?

All VPNs have the potential to slow your internet connection, but using ExpressVPN may actually improve your connection if your ISP is throttling your Hotstar traffic. In any case, if you do notice a drop in video quality, make sure you connect to an Indian server location or a nearby server.

Where do I find Hotstar live cricket scores?

Here are the Hotstar live cricket scores.

What else can I stream on Hotstar?

Besides cricket, there is a world of content to explore on Hotstar. Use your VPN to access the following on Hotstar:

  • Football (including the English Premier League)
  • Formula One
  • Badminton
  • Kabaddi
  • Tennis
  • Hockey
  • Asianet
  • HBO World
  • Star World
  • Star Vijay
  • Hollywood and Bollywood movies
  • And much more!

What else can I do with ExpressVPN?

With ExpressVPN, you can bypass censorship in certain countries that block access to sites like Facebook, Google, Youtube, Netflix, Hulu, and Twitter. Enjoy all of your favorite sites privately and securely.

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