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Watchcric Live Cricket Streaming HD Review

Well this article is just to review one of my best live cricket streaming website, Watchcric. Watchcric.com is famous for its live cricket streaming and ball by ball runs updates. The site is providing streaming for free since 2013 and its number of fans, visitors and bookmarkers grow day by day. The current Alexa rank ofWatchcric is 24, 649 which literally means that this sites got millions hit per month.

Watchcric was once popularly known as Smartcric, but then due to some legal issues and copyright infringement, the previous version of cricket streaming turned into Watchcric with a total new look and feel, graphics, theme and content. This time, Watchcric decide not only to streaming live cricket but also live score. The ball by ball runs update was however borrow from other popular cricket score websites like Cricinfo, Cricbuzz and Ten Cricket.

Watchcric is now as famous as the previous Smartcric was once and till to date, this website stream almost every mega cricket event like world cup, Asia cup, Champion’s trophy, Ashes Series, premier leagues like PSL, CPL, BPL and IPL. This website is now more than just cricket streaming for its fans. People love to search over Google and use the Watchcric API to access the world of live cricket streaming.

Watch cric official website is free to use and access. Everyone from anywhere in the world can go to the website and find the matches streaming that are in progress. These matches are hosted under “Live Section”.Cricket news can be found on the blog of the Watchcric.com and the runs updates can be found the side barof this cool cricket website.

What we like about Watchcric

    • Free to use and, no subscription charges
    • Easy to use and to access the streaming
    • Streaming is available 24/7
    • Low down rate so it is a reliable source to watch cricket
    • Watchcrick.com streaming cricket matches in good quality streaming
    • Cover every cricket match from World Cup, Asia cup, IPL, BPL and PSL.
    • No signing in is require, no account needed
  • Allow you to watch matches in full screen mode (Ad-free mode)

What we don’t like about Watch Crick

    • Have ads and pop-ups in the beginning
    • Required High Speed Internet
    • The site does not own the live cricket score. It is rather borrow from ESPN Cricinfo
    • May face ban due to illegal streaming / copyright content
  • Watchcric has no backup servers like Crictime 1, 2, 3 and 4.

Free and Best Alternate to Watchcric

Free and Best Alternate to Crictime

Watchcric is not the only site that got reviewed here in Smartcric; we have reviewed many other sports streaming websites especially those who stream live cricket. These websites can serve as an alternate source of watching cricket online when the Watchcric goes down or ban.

1. Showtime

Showtime sports live stream cricket and football matches among the international teams. Showtime sports is a poplar streaming network that provide its coverage in USA, United Kingdome, Canada, Eastren countries and some of the Asian Countries. The popular sporting event to broadcast live by Showtime sports channel including Cricket, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), boxing, football, tennis, NBA matches, league matches of football, NHL and Moto sports.

2. PTV Sports Live

Pakistan Television Sports abbreviated as PTV Sports is the official sports streaming and news channel that is popular for Cricket matches. The site is based at Pakistan and thus gives priority to matches played by Pakistan against various teams. Not only the international matches but PTV also broadcasted local / national cricket series including the Pakistan Super League (PSL), Pakistan National Cup T20, provincial tournaments and the matches between Govt. organizations like Pak Army, Railway, PIA and WAPDA etc.

Luckily the live streaming of PTV sports Cricket is free to access and use to everyone. One can watch the live match over their website by just visiting it. The Official link is given below; all you need to do is to follow the method given below

3. ESPN Cricket

When it comes to cricket, ESPN Sports Cricket is the best and reliable sports channel that live broadcast international cricket matches. The channel gives coverage to almost every single match fixed by ICC. Here you can watch matches between Pak v IND, BAN v ENG, NZ v AUS, AFG v UAE, IND v NZ, PAK v WI and ZIM v SA.

ESPN Sports Cricket live has transmission in almost all cricket playing countries including England, South Africa, Pakistan, India, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Australia, Zimbabwe, Afghanistan, UAE, West Indies and Bangladesh. The channel is subscription based and its live Cricket streaming can be access on weekly basis with a fairly high rates. This is due to the premium streaming quality of the website where you can enjoy the full match without single annoying ad or pop-up.

4. P3G.tv

P3G is a collection of live sports streaming, both free and paid one. The sites serve as a portal where one can watch any sports tv channel right from their home using a mobile, laptop or PC. Most of the streaming being hosted there are related to Cricket, football, baseball, basketball and hockey. We here review this site because of its huge collection of live cricket channels. The list of these channels include but not   limited to Star Sports, HotStar, Sony Six, Ten Sports, PTV Sports, Fox Sports, Sky Sports2 and many more. We warn you not to involve in any activity that asks you for sign up or credit card details. Subscribe only to well-known and truest sites like Star Sports, Sony Six Live or Ten Sports.

5. Fox Sports

“Fox sports” is one of the major sports events covering channel in United States, Unite Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. The channel live broadcast many popular sporting events of US that including but not limited to MLB, NFL, College sports, NBA, NASCAR, Soccer, Premier Leagues matches, Cricket matches (especially between Australia, South Africa and New Zealand). The channel came into existence in 1992 with Fox Sport 1. Growing day by day, this popular sports TV network has now 6 major channels dedicated to different sports. For example the Fox College Game only focuses on and broadcasting the college sports event such as basketball, baseball, Rugby or Am. Football and so on.

Each year, Fox sports network get rights or renew the old contract to broadcast a specific sport event. Few contracts or rights of broadcasting an event are from 1994 till to date while other are just acquired. Here is the list of Fox Sports Rights of Broadcasting the events live in the year2016. The list is most updated, any changes in the list, any new rights will amend as and when it occurs.

6. Cricket 365

Cricket is ever green sports which always have matches and tournaments round the year. Every month there are matches and series between ICC member countries teams. For example in the month of October, there is a Test, ODI and T20 matches series between Pakistan v West Indies series, New Zealand and India and Bangladesh and England. In the next month, November fans can enjoy the Australia vs South Africa series and Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka matches. Not only international matches but there are country-wise League matches each year which make the cricket the most exciting sports to watch.


Most of people are looking for a reliable yet free online source to watch live sports, cricket matches, boxing fights, MotoGP and car racing. Many sports channels do broadcast the live streaming of their transmission and let other to access it for free. Some on the other hand are not free and required monthly subscription charges to watch live streaming one.


Some TV channels especially the Sports related are accessible to a specific Geo-location /country.  In this case, having your own tv channel that is live 24 hours, free to use and accessible worldwide is a better option. This is where MIPs.tv comes to play it role very well.

Mips TV let you make your own channel to watch live cricket streaming, sports stream, news, movies and TV shows. A few example sports streaming are made with mips.tv. The list include but not limited to Watchcric, Webcric, Smartcric, Cricsmart, zony, cricpass, Crictime and many more. Log on to mipstv and you own channel will be on-air with next few hours

8. CricSmart

There are many online resources to watch live cricket and to stay updated with cricket live score. CricSmart is one of them and worth to review here. As you are well aware of ESPN Cricinfo, Watchcric, Webcric, Smartcric and the Crictime, Cric Smart brings unique streaming and information about cricket.Here you can watch all the live matches of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL t20), IPL T20, PSL and the CPL. Not only league matches but Cric Smart is best for Pak vs West Indies cricket series, Australia vs South Africa, New Zealand tour of India and ICC world cup, World T20 Cup, Asia Cup and Sharja Trophy.

Apart from CricSmart.com, There is StarSports, the most popular cricket telecaster in India and other Asian countries, PTV sports which is the official Sports TV network of Pakistan, Gazi TV, the Bangladesh sports TV channel and Ten Sports which let you watch cricket series in England, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. You can find there online streaming on internet, for free (with 5 minutes delay in transmission) or paid (Live transmission). Few of the above mentioned channels are restricted to their own country or region where they broadcast their transmission, CricSmart is boundary less. This online live TV channel can be access from everywhere in the world even in those country where there is no cricket tv channel or any of the other sports tv channel broadcasting cricket.

9. CricFree.TV

Smartcric.com is writing this article for the fans of Cricfree.tv. Similar to Star Sports, WatchCric, WebCric and Crictime, CricfreeTV is one of the most popular sports streaming website that is dedicated to broadcasting live cricket matches. This web tv channel can be used to watch the current season of BPL, upcoming IPL matches, PSL matches, Cricket World cups i.e. T20 world cup, ICC world cupand cricket series between Pakistan, India, New Zealand, Australia, Sri Lanka, England, Bangladesh, Zimbabwe and  south Africa.

10. Crictime

If you are looking to watch cricket online in HD and of course for free as well, Crictime is the best source. This website provide HD streaming of cricket since 2011 and till to date, it covers almost all important matches, ICC world Cup matches, T20 world cup, Asia Cup, Champions trophy and series among cricket playing countries.

Crictime is one of the favorite sites to access cricket streaming by Indian Cricket fans who love to watch the matches of India vs England, South Africa, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Australia, Zimbabwe and New Zealand. The site is on the top 6th in ranking in India for watching live cricket and to stay updated with ball by ball runs.


11. Sky Sports

12. Webcric

13. Star Sports

14. Ten Cricket

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