Cricket Home » How to watch Live Streaming T20 World Cup in the UAE [Updated]

How to watch Live Streaming T20 World Cup in the UAE [Updated]

StarzPlay Stream

ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Live Streaming & TV Channels, Live Telecast, Broadcasting rights announced. ICC has revealed that the T20 World Cup 2021 for men will be streaming on StarzPlay in UAE.

STARZPLAY brings you the best international championship of T20 International cricket. Watch the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup streaming online – Live anytime, anywhere in UAE!

Where and how to watch T20 World Cup: Watch T20 World Cup across the world through Television, Online Live Streaming, Radio, TV, OTT. List of World Cup broadcasting digital platform with respective to the country details are below. The 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup is being streamed live online, and you can follow the action on both live television as well as OTT platforms. Etisalat and STARZPLAY partner on exclusive rights to broadcast and stream the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 in the MENA region.

Abu Dhabi-based Etisalat acquired the rights to the tournament from the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) global broadcast partner, Disney-owned Star.

Telecommunications firm Etisalat and SVOD service Starzplay will show all 45 matches for the ongoing T20 World Cup.

Etisalat’s regional rights deal was announced alongside a distribution partnership with subscription video on demand (SVOD) service Starzplay. The sub-licensing contract covers all 45 matches from the competition, which is taking place in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 17th October to 14th November.

In the UAE, coverage of the upcoming T20 World Cup will be available on the CricLife Max network via Etisalat’s eLife TV subscription service, its Switch TV streaming product and the Starzplay platform.

CricLife Max will broadcast all the matches live, along with highlights, pre-shows and post-match analysis, with full match replays available on the other CricLife channels.

Ready for a feast of high-octane cricket action in UAE? Find out how to watch every game of the 2021 T20 World Cup live streaming online with our complete guide.

  • Telecommunications firm and SVOD service to show all 45 cricket tournament matches.
  • UAE viewers able to watch coverage on the CricLife Max channel via Etisalat’s eLife TV, Switch TV and Starzplay app
  • Starzplay to stream matches exclusively in the rest of the MENA region
  • ICC also confirms tournament stadiums to operate at 70% capacity

StarzPlay on Etisalat | Now free for 3 months

Enjoy unlimited movies, box-sets, kids shows and TV series – same day as the US.
Regular price: AED 40/month*
(5% VAT included)


Take your pick of binge-watch entertainment from a host of award-winning dramas, classic comedies, non-stop action and more.


Dive into an ocean of thousands of Hollywood blockbusters and movies, from comedy to drama, sci-fi to action, horror to family and other genres.


Explore the best in Arabic production, the most popular and the newest Arabic TV shows, classic movies and Bollywood in Arabic.


Everything from popular kids shows and movies, the wonderful World of Disney, ejunior, and much more.


Play on the front Foot! Watch Cricket and Asian entertainment all year round!

Package includes T20 World Cup, CriiicLife, CriiicLife2 ,

Access to Multiple Channels

CriiicLife2, CriiicLife, CriiicLifeMax,

How to subscribe StarzPlay on Etisalat to Enjoy T20 World Cup

You can subscribe via one of the following ways:

  1. By texting “STZ” to 1204.
  2. By calling 101 and letting our Customer Service team assist you.
  3. By visiting any of our Business Centres or outlets.

How to watch and activate StarzPlay directly from their portal Online?

What is StarzPlay:

STARZPLAY is a subscription video-on-demand service that streams Hollywood movies, series, documentaries, kids’ entertainment and same-time-as-the-US series – plus dedicated Arabic content. The service carries thousands of premium titles including exclusive STARZ Original content such as Power, Outlander, Spartacus and The White Queen. Also, the STARZPLAY Original such as Baghdad Central.

How do I Sign Up or Log In directly on StarzPlay?

Go to and click on Sign up. You may fill out the required fields in the Sign-up form.

What payment options are available for StarzPlay?

You can pay via these methods: Credit card, STARZPLAY Voucher, iTunes, Google Play, or Mobile operator (if applicable).

I am interested in a channel, how do I activate StarzPlay?

If you are new users, you’ll be able to do this during the sign up process. Once you complete the STARZPLAY subscription, you’ll be prompted to activate available channels

How do I cancel StarzPlay?

Free trials: you can cancel anytime and we’ll also notify you three days before end of your trial period. To Deactivate your account, we’ve made it as simple as possible. Simply go to payments and deactivate. Remember, your login details will remain valid. You are always welcome back and to reactivate your account, you’ll need to enter correct payment details. We want to add that if you subscribed using iTunes or google wallet, please unsubscribe using iTunes or google wallet and not the previous steps.

In which countries can I watch STARZPLAY?

Made in MENA, for MENA, we are available to watch in: Algeria; Bahrain; Djibouti; Egypt; Iraq; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Mauritania; Morocco; Oman; Palestine; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; South Sudan; Tunisia; United Arab Emirates; Yemen. Enjoy Cricket Festival of T20 World Cup. Watch anywhere you are withing MENA region.

How to watch StarzPlay for Free?

Yes you can. They are being awesome by giving 7-day free trial should do the trick.

How to subscribe via one of the following ways:

Goto: | Login: Click On Login and login for the existing users | New user: Register to subscribe

Subscribe with StarzPlay through Partner Du Telecom

  • Sign Up with your du mobile account.
  • You won’t be charged until your trial ends
  • No commitments, cancel anytime
  • Monthly Plan7 days free trial Then 40 AED monthly
  • More exclusive channels for STARZPLAY customers
  • Our Channels’ best content
  • Any device, anytime, anywhere


STARZPLAY is a subscription video on demand (SVOD) service that streams thousands of blockbuster Hollywood movies, TV shows, documentaries, kid’s entertainment and same-day-as-the-US series – plus dedicated Arabic and Bollywood content – to 19 countries across the Middle East and North Africa.STARZPLAY is aligned with STARZ, the flagship brand of one of its lead investors, Starz, a Lionsgate company

Since its launch in 2014, STARZPLAY has been managed by a select team of highly experienced sales, marketing and media technology professionals, headquartered in Dubai, UAE, with a fully-fledged development office in Madrid, Spain.

T20 World Cup Schedule for 2021 Online Live streaming through StarzPlay – Etisalat

17-Oct3:30 PMMuscatOman vs Papua New GuineaRound 1
17-Oct7:30 PMMuscatBangladesh vs ScotlandRound 1
18-Oct3:30 PMAbu DhabiIreland vs the NetherlandsRound 1
18-Oct7:30 PMAbu DhabiSri Lanka vs NamibiaRound 1
19-Oct3:30 PMMuscatScotland vs Papua New GuineaRound 1
19-Oct7:30 PMMuscatOman vs BangladeshRound 1
20-Oct3:30 PMAbu DhabiNamibia vs the NetherlandsRound 1
20-Oct7:30 PMAbu DhabiSri Lanka vs IrelandRound 1
21-Oct3:30 PMMuscatBangladesh vs Papua New GuineaRound 1
22-Oct7:30 PMMuscatOman vs ScotlandRound 1
22-Oct3:30 PMAbu DhabiNamibia vs IrelandRound 1
22-Oct7:30 PMAbu DhabiSri Lanka vs the NetherlandsRound 1
23-Oct3:30 PMAbu DhabiAustralia vs South AfricaSuper 12
23-Oct7:30 PMAbu DhabiEngland vs West IndiesSuper 12
24-Oct3:30 PMSharjahA1 vs B2Super 12
24-Oct7:30 PMDubaiIndia vs PakistanSuper 12
25-Oct07:30 PM SharjahAfghanistan vs B1Super 12
26-Oct3:30 PMDubaiSouth Africa vs West IndiesSuper 12
26-Oct7:30 PMSharjahPakistan vs New ZealandSuper 12
27-Oct3:30 PMAbu DhabiEngland vs B2Super 12
27-Oct7:30 PMAbu DhabiB1 vs A2Super 12
28-Oct7:30 PMDubaiAustralia vs A1Super 12
29-Oct3:30 PMSharjahWest Indies vs B2Super 12
29-Oct7:30 PMDubaiAfghanistan vs PakistanSuper 12
30-Oct3:30 PMSharjahSouth Africa vs A1Super 12
30-Oct7:30 PMDubaiEngland vs AustraliaSuper 12
31-Oct12:30 PMAbu DhabiAfghanistan vs A2Super 12
31-Oct7:30 PMDubaiIndia vs New ZealandSuper 12
01-Nov7:30 PMSharjahEngland vs A1Super 12
02-Nov3:30 PMAbu DhabiSouth Africa vs B2Super 12
02-Nov7:30 PMAbu DhabiPakistan vs A2Super 12
03-Nov3:30 PMDubaiNew Zealand vs B1Super 12
03-Nov7:30 PMAbu DhabiIndia vs AfghanistanSuper 12
04-Nov3:30 PMDubaiAustralia vs B2Super 12
04-Nov7:30 PMAbu DhabiWest Indies vs A1Super 12
05-Nov3:30 PMSharjahNew Zealand vs A2Super 12
05-Nov7:30 PMDubaiIndia vs B1Super 12
06-Nov3:30 PMAbu DhabiAustralia vs West IndiesSuper 12
06-Nov7:30 PMSharjahEngland vs South AfricaSuper 12
07-Nov3:30 PMAbu DhabiNew Zealand vs AfghanistanSuper 12
07-Nov7:30 PMSharjahPakistan vs B1Super 12
08-Nov7:30 PMDubaiIndia vs A2Super 12
10-Nov7:30 PMAbu DhabiSemi-Final 1Play-off
11-Nov7:30 PMDubaiSemi-Final 2Play-off
14-Nov7:30 PMDubaiFinalFinal

Full List of Broadcaster who is telecasting T20 World Cup worldwide

IndiaStar Sports NetworkHotstar
PakistanPTV Sports, Asports Daraz app/
BangladeshGTV, T-Sports & BTVRabbithole, Toffee, Binge, Bioscope,Bkash,MySports, GameOn
Nepal, Maldives, BhutanStar Sports NetworkTBC
AfghanistanRTA Sports & Ariana TVTBC
MENA CricLife Max and Oman TV (Muscat Games Only) Switch TV, Starz Play 
Sri LankaSiyatha TV, Star
AustraliaFox CricketFoxtel GO, Foxtel NOW, Kayo Sports
UK and Ireland Sky Sports Cricket, Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports MixSky Sports app &
New ZealandSky Sport &
USAWillow, Willow XtraESPN+
CanadaWillow CanadaHotstar
South AfricaSuperSport & the SuperSport app
MalaysiaAstro CricketHotstar
Hong KongAstro Cricket (PCCW) YuppTV
SingaporeAstro Cricket(Singtel) Hotstar
Pacific IslandsTVWAN Action PNG & TVWAN Action PACPlayGo
Continental Europe and SEA(excluding SG and Malaysia)NAYuppTV

Full List of Broadcasters in UAE, India and the world


Details TerritoryPlatformLanguage
Prasar Bharati (AIR)IndiaFM/AMHindi
Digital 2 SportsIndiaDigital PlatformHindi/English
Sri Lanka Broadcasting CorporationSri LankaFM/AMSinhalese
TBC BangladeshFM/AMBengali
Shamal Media Services Pvt Limited  106.2 FMPakistanFMUrdu
Sports Entertainment Network RadioAustralia/New ZealandFMEnglish
Australian Broadcasting CorporationAustraliaFMEnglish
British Broadcasting CorporationUKFMEnglish
Talk 100.3 FMDubaiFMHindi
Tamil FM  89.4 FMDubaiFMTamil
Club FM DubaiFMMalayalam
The South African Broadcasting CorporationSouth AfricaFM/AMEnglish
TBC Caribbean FMEnglish
T20 World Cup Match Schedule for Live streaming online in UAE

Afghanistan vs Pakistan: How to watch T20 World Cup in UAE? Click Here

Afghanistan vs Pakistan: How to watch T20 World Cup in UK? Click Here

India vs New Zealand: How to watch T20 World Cup in UAE? Click Here