The most viewed international cricket event after ICC world cup is ICC Champions Trophy. This is where all the international teams will meet up and play against each other for the championship. This year, the ICC Trophy is scheduled on 1st June 2017. The 8th edition of this cricket mega event will be half month long and will end with a final match on 18th June.[AdSense-A]
Here we have come up with ICC Champions Trophy Live Streaming information, TV channels to broadcast the matches as well as live cricket score websites like Crictime, StarSports, CricBuzz, WatchCric, Cricketgateway and WebCric. So be in touch with smartcric, you’ll find the live streaming resources here on this page.
2017 ICC Champions Trophy is going to held in England, the homeland of cricket. There will be total 8 teams participating in the event. These teams are grouped into pools, Pool A and Pool B. There will be pool matches in first round. 15 matches in total will play in both the league and knockout stage including the final. Top teams from both the pool will finally met up in the final for the championship trophy.
It is worth to note that the trophy is in traditional ODI format rather than the T20. It means that most of the matches will be day and night matches of 50 over.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Live Streaming
Many sports and cricket giants websites will telecast the live streaming of all matches of ICC champions trophy 2017. There will be however some IP or location based restriction on accessing the streaming worldwide. For example in India, StarSports TV Network including StarSports 1, Star Sports 2, Star HD and HotStar will stream the matches. These channel and streaming however will not be accessible in Pakistan. So the Pakistani cricket fan must watch the matches on the national sports channel, the PTV sports and its live streaming.
Below is the list of all the website which will provide live cricket streaming of ICC Champions trophy. The list is sorted based on the country / region, while some are internationally accessible sports streaming sites as well.
- Star Sports: For cricket fans in India
- Sky Sports 2: Provide streaming in UK, Wales and Ireland
- PTV Sports Live Streaming: The official broadcaster of ICC champions trophy in Pakistan.
- Crictime Live Cricket: Live Cricket streaming provider worldwide
- Fox Sports Live Cricket: an option to watch cricket in Australia
- WebCric Live: Worldwide accessible
- BeIN sports: For the fans of cricket in Europe
- WatchCric Live: There is no restriction accessing the live streaming with watchcric in any country.
- TouchCric Live ICC Trophy: A new streaming website to watch ICC Trophy live matches
ICC Champions Trophy Broadcasting TV Channels (Country-wise list)
|Sports TV Channel||Country / Region|
|Star Sports||India / Nepal|
|HotStar||India / Nepal|
|PTV Sports||Pakistan, UAE|
|Fox Sports||Australia, New Zealand|
|Sony Six||India / Nepal|
|Sky Sports 2||England, Ireland, Wales,|
|SLRC Channel Eye||Sri Lanka|
|ESPN Sports (Cricket)||West Indies, Zimbabwe|
|Willow TV||USA, Canada|
|Showtime||UAE, Saudi Arabia|
|Geo Super (highlights)||Pakistan, UAE|
|BeIN Sports TV||France, Germany, Finland|
|Ten Sports / Cricket||Pakistan, UAE|
|Channel 9 Cricket||Austria|
|Lemar TV Cricket||Afghanistan|
Champions Trophy 2017 Schedule PDF
|Match||Date & Time||Teams||Venue|
|1st||01st Jun, 2017 10:30||Bangladesh Vs England||The Oval, London|
|2nd||02nd Jun, 2017 10:30||New Zealand Vs Australia||Edgbaston, Birmingham|
|3rd||03rd Jun, 2017 10:30||South Africa Vs Sri Lanka||The Oval, London|
|4th||04th Jun, 2017 10:30||Pakistan Vs India||Edgbaston, Birmingham|
|5th||05th Jun, 2017 13:30||Bangladesh Vs Australia||The Oval, London|
|6th||06th Jun, 2017 10:30||New Zealand Vs England||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff|
|7th||07th Jun, 2017 13:30||South Africa Vs Pakistan||Edgbaston, Birmingham|
|8th||08th Jun, 2017 10:30||Sri Lanka Vs India||The Oval, London|
|9th||09th Jun, 2017 10:30||Bangladesh Vs New Zealand||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff|
|10th||10th Jun, 2017 10:30||Australia Vs England||Edgbaston, Birmingham|
|11th||11th Jun, 2017 10:30||South Africa Vs India||The Oval, London|
|12th||12th Jun, 2017 10:30||Pakistan Vs Sri Lanka||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff|
|13th||14th Jun, 2017 10:30||TBD Vs TBD||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff|
|14th||15th Jun, 2017 10:30||TBD Vs TBD||Edgbaston, Birmingham|
|15th||18th Jun, 2017 10:30||TBD Vs TBD||The Oval, London|
* Local Time
Qualifying teams for 2017 ICC Champions Trophy
Since there will be only 8 teams to participate in ICC Champions Trophy for 2017, here is the list of qualified 8 teams. The table also included their past results. Note that the current world champions for ICC champs trophy is India. The team has to defend its title this year.
|Team||Ranking position||Past result|
|Australia||1||Champion of 2006, 2009|
|South Africa||3||Champion of 1998|
|New Zealand||4||Champion of 2000|
|Sri Lanka||5||Champion of 2002|
|England||6||Runner-up 2004, 2013|
|Bangladesh||7||Knocked out in group stages|
|Pakistan||8||Runner-up of 2000, 2004, 2009|
ICC Champions Trophy Live Streaming and Ball By Ball Score Mobile Apps
Following mobile (Android and iOS apps) are best for live cricket streaming and to watch the matches of ICC champ trophy on mobile screen. Most of them are free to use, some however required subscription based charges.
- Smartcric (apk can be downloaded from here)
- Crictime Cricket app
- ESPN Cricinfo
- ICC Cricket App (Official ICC app)