The Hundred Live Streaming

The third edition of The Hundred cricket tournament is here. Organized by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), it’s a 100-ball format cricket tournament. The Hundred 2023 will take place from August 1-27, across eight venues.

This article will give you a detailed guide about how to watch 2023 The Hundred, on TV and live stream.

First, let’s learn a bit more about the tournament. It’s a two-competition in one tournament, as eight city-based men’s teams will play for the glory, and side-by-side, eight women’s teams will play to be the women’s champions.

The tournament will go underway with the women’s competition between Trent Rockets and Southern Brave, at 3:00 pm BST, on Tuesday, August 1, at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.

At 6:30 pm BST, Trent Rockets vs Southern Brave men’s teams will play on the same ground. One ticket will give access to both contests.

Trent Rockets are the defending champions in the men’s event, while Oval Invincibles have won the women’s title in the first two years.

To Watch The Hundred Cricket Live for free, follow the steps,

  1. Download and install a reliable VPN.
  2. Connect a Bangladeshi server using a reliable VPN, to avoid geographical restrictions.
  3. Download the Toffee App from the Google App Store, or visit Toffee Live
  4. Select Sony Sports 5 from the channel list.
  5. Enjoy your game live.

The Hundred Tournament Format

Each franchise team will play eight matches, four home matches and four away; seven matches with seven other teams, and then a bonus match against their nearest regional rivals.

The eight city-based teams will compete over 64 matches in the group stage (32 men’s, 32 women’s).

After the league stage, the top team will automatically reach the final. The 2nd and 3rd teams will play an eliminator semi-final to reach the final.

Both men’s and women’s finals will take place on August 27, at the Lord’s, London.

Now let’s take a quick look at some key rules of the game:

  • 100 balls per innings
  • A change of ends after 10 balls
  • Bowlers deliver either 5 or 10 consecutive balls
  • Each bowler can deliver a maximum of 20 balls per game
  • A 25-ball powerplay start for each team in which only two fielders are allowed outside the 30-yard circle
  • The non-striker must return to their original end after a caught dismissal
  • No-balls are worth two runs and a free hit
  • Slow over-rates are penalized by one fewer fielder being permitted outside the ring for the final over

Teams

Eight teams will compete in the 2023 The Hundred. The teams have both men’s and women’s squads.

  • Birmingham Phoenix
  • London Spirit
  • Manchester Originals
  • Northern Superchargers
  • Oval Invincibles
  • Southern Brave
  • Trent Rockets
  • Welsh Fire

How to Watch The Hundred 2023 Online, TV Guide, and Live Stream

2023 The Hundred Men’s and Women’s Tournament will be broadcast live all across the globe. Here’s a TV guide to watch the exciting tournament.

UK

  • Sky Sports
  • BBC (selected matches only)

This year all the men’s and women’s matches of The Hundred Cricket tournament will be available on Sky Sports Network. Mostly, Sky Sports Cricket and Main Event will broadcast the matches live.

Sky Sports Network is a subscription-based sports network. You can pick up the complete sports package for just £24 per month.

Sky Sports Cricket is renamed as Sky Sports The Hundred for the duration of the tournament. All the women’s matches will be available for free on the Sky Sports YouTube Channel in the UK.

BBC is a free-to-air TV broadcaster in the United Kingdom. BBC will broadcast 10 matches from the men’s competition and 8 matches from the women’s this year, including the men’s and women’s finals on August 27, 2023. These matches will be free to access on TV in the United Kingdom.

The Hundred Live Stream

  • Sky Go
  • Now TV
  • BBC iPlayer

In the UK, The Hundred live stream will be available on the Sky Go app on a variety of devices including smartphones.

Moreover, fans can watch the live stream on NOW TV. NOW is a subscription service by Sky, where you can buy a day pass. Sky Sports Pass costs £33.99 per month or £9.98 for a one-day pass. It gives users access to all 11 Sky Sports Channels.

Moreover, NOW’s mobile-only pass is available at £5.99 per month, allowing viewers to stream 5 Sky Sports channels on their phones.

Watch The Hundred Live Free in India

  • Sony Sports Network

Sony Sports Network has the exclusive right to broadcast The Hundred in India. Mostly, the matches will be live on Sony Sports 5.

Make sure you have a Sony Sports subscription on your cable or satellite TV plan.

  • Sony Sports website
  • Sony LIV
  • FanCode

In India, the 100-ball format tournament will be available to watch live stream on Sony LIV. FanCode subscribers can also watch the stream.

SonyLIV offers – mobile only (₹599 yearly) and LIV Premium (₹999 yearly, ₹699 for six months, or ₹299 for one month).

Australia

  • Foxtel
  • Kayo (live stream)

Fox has the broadcasting rights to The Hundred tournament in Australia. Fans in Australia can watch the games on Foxtel on TV. The live stream will be available on Kayo.

United States

  • Willow TV
  • Sling (live stream)

The exciting and new The Hundred will be available in the United States through Willow TV. Make sure your cable or satellite TV plan has Willow TV.

To watch the live stream on your smart devices, fans can watch Willow TV through the streaming service Sling.

Sling TV offers ‘Willow Cricket Monthly,’ starting from $10 per month or reduced to just $7 for your first month. Sling also offers a yearly package for just $60.

Where to Watch 2023 The Hundred in the Rest of the World?

Here’s a list of the broadcasters of The Hundred in different territories.

  • North America – Willow
  • Caribbean – Flow Sports
  • Sub-Saharan Africa – SuperSport
  • Mainland Europe – ICC TV
  • Indian subcontinent – Sony and FanCode (digital)
  • Bangladesh- Sony Sports on Toffee App
  • Australia – Fox
  • New Zealand – TVNZ
  • Singapore – Singtel
  • Hong Kong – PCCW
  • Malaysia – Astro
  • MENA – beIN Sports

How to Watch The Hundred Live Stream for Free?

In most countries, including the UK, United States, and India, you must buy a subscription plan (for the Sky Go app, Sling, or Sony LIV) to watch the live stream of The Hundred Tournament.

However, here we have a handy way to watch the live stream of all the games for free, through the Toffee App.

Toffee App is a Bangladesh-based app, where all the Sony Sports Network channels are available for free. So, you can watch The Hundred Sony Sports Network through the Toffee App for free. The app is compatible with smartphones and other smart devices.

You may avoid any geographical restrictions easily by using a reliable VPN.

To Watch The Hundred Cricket for free, follow the steps,

  1. Download and install a reliable VPN.
  2. Connect a Bangladeshi server using a reliable VPN, to avoid geographical restrictions.
  3. Download the Toffee App from the Google App Store, or visit Toffee Live
  4. Select Sony Sports 5 from the channel list.
  5. Enjoy your game live.

Hundred Men’s Schedule 2023

  • August 1: Trent Rockets vs Southern Brave, Trent Bridge, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 2: Welsh Fire vs Manchester Originals, Sophia Gardens, 3 pm LOCAL, 7:30 pm IST
  • August 2: London Spirit vs Oval Invincibles, Lord’s, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 3: Northern Superchargers vs Birmingham Phoenix, Headingley, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 4: Southern Brave vs Welsh Fire, Ageas Bowl, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 5: Manchester Originals vs London Spirit, Emirates Old Trafford, 2.30 pm LOCAL, 7 pm IST
  • August 5: Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets, Edgbaston, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 6: Southern Brave vs Northern Superchargers, Ageas Bowl, 2.30 pm LOCAL, 7 pm IST
  • August 6: Oval Invincibles vs Welsh Fire, Kia Oval, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 7: Manchester Originals vs Birmingham Phoenix, Emirates Old Trafford, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 8: London Spirit vs Southern Brave, Lord’s, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 9: Trent Rockets vs Northern Superchargers, Trent Bridge, 3 pm LOCAL, 7:30 pm IST
  • August 9: Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals, Kia Oval, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 10: Birmingham Phoenix vs Welsh Fire, Edgbaston, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 11: Northern Superchargers vs Oval Invincibles, Headingley 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 12: London Spirit vs Trent Rockets, Lord’s, 3 pm LOCAL, 7:30 pm IST
  • August 12: Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave, Sophia Gardens, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 13: Northern Superchargers vs Manchester Originals, Headingley, 2.30 pm LOCAL, 7 pm IST
  • August 13: Birmingham Phoenix vs Oval Invincibles, Edgbaston, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 14: Welsh Fire vs Trent Rockets, Sophia Gardens, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 15: Oval Invincibles vs London Spirit, Kia Oval, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 16: Southern Brave vs Birmingham Phoenix, Ageas Bowl, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 17: Trent Rockets vs Manchester Originals, Trent Bridge, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 18: London Spirit vs Northern Superchargers, Lord’s, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 19: Trent Rockets vs Birmingham Phoenix, Trent Bridge, 2.30 pm LOCAL, 7 pm IST
  • August 19: Southern Brave vs Oval Invincibles, Ageas Bowl, women 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 20: Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers, 2.30 pm LOCAL, 7 pm IST
  • August 20: Welsh Fire vs London Spirit, Sophia Gardens, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 21: Oval Invincibles vs Trent Rockets, Kia Oval, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 22: Northern Superchargers vs Welsh Fire, Headingley, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 23: Manchester Originals vs Southern Brave, Emirates Old Trafford, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 24: Birmingham Phoenix vs London Spirit, Edgbaston, 6.30 pm LOCAL, 11 pm IST
  • August 26: The Hundred Eliminator, Kia Oval, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
  • August 27: The Hundred Final, Lord’s, 6 pm LOCAL, 10: 30 pm IST
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.

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