How to Watch Netball World Cup in UK

The Netball World Cup 2023 is about to begin on July 29. Are you still wondering how to watch the Netball World Cup in the UK? Well, here is the solution for you.

You can enjoy all the games of the tournament on BBC for free, that is too, including the final. If you want to watch the tournament on your smart devices, you can also do that using BBC iPlayer.

Watch Netball World Cup on BBC

BBC holds the official right to telecast all the matches of the tournament in Europe. Therefore, you can watch the tournament without any extra charge.

If you are on the go, you can still watch the match on BBC iPlayer.

BBC iPlayer lets you watch both live and on-demand matches. iPlayer is compatible with both Android and iOS. The best part is that you do not need to pay an extra charge for the platform. You can enjoy their service with your BBC package.

How to Install BBC iPlayer

Follow the simple process mentioned below to install BBC iPlayer on your smart device. However, make sure your device is compatible with the platform.

  1. Go to the Play Store or App Store and search for BBC iPlayer.
  2. Tap on the app and select install/get and the download will begin.
  3. Once the app is installed, register and set up your account and you are all set to enjoy Netball World Cup from anywhere.

How to Watch Netball World Cup on iPlayer from Outside the UK

If you are not in the UK, you may still watch the Netball World Cup on BBC iPlayer in some places in Europe. In case, BBC is restricted in your place, there is nothing to be disappointed about. You can still enjoy the tournament on BBC iPlayer using VPNs.

Though there is a number of VPN applications, here are some of the best of them to connect to the United Kingdom server:

VPN Provider Number of Devices Free Trial
CyberGhost 7 devices Yes (1 day)
Express VPN 5 devices Yes (30 days)
NordVPN 6 devices Yes (30 days)
Private Internet Access Unlimited devices No
Surfshark Unlimited devices Yes (30 days)


Can I watch the Netball World Cup for free in the UK?

Yes, you can watch the Netball World Cup for free in the United Kingdom, courtesy of the BBC. They will broadcast all the matches live and are not going to charge extra money for that. You can also watch the matches on BBC iPlayer for no cost.

Is there any other free platform in the UK to watch the Netball World Cup other than iPlayer?

No, BBC is the official broadcast partner of the Netball World Cup tournament in the UK. They even offer you to enjoy the matches live on iPlayer. Unfortunately, there is no alternative to iPlayer that is free. 

Can I watch the Netball inaugural ceremony on BBC?

No, BBC will only telecast all the 60 live matches. They won’t cover the inaugural or final ceremony of the tournament. For that, you need to take NetballPass full tournament package.


The Netball World Cup is too near to waste time thinking about your options. You need to think fast. Obviously, there is no better option than BBC to watch the tournament in the UK. You will be able to watch all 60 matches live on BBC and BBC iPlayer for free.

Golam Muktadir is a passionate sports fan and a dedicated movie buff. He has been writing about both topics for over a decade and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with his readers. Muktadir has a degree in journalism and has written for several well-known publications, including Surprise Sports.