At last, the time is here. The first Playoff Qualifier of Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL) is going to kick off on Thursday, 5 November at Dubai International Cricket Stadium between the table toppers Mumbai Indians (MI) and Delhi Capitals (DC). In this article we will cover all you need to know about the first qualifier of IPL 2020, Date, Time, Schedule, Live Streaming and how to watch live.
IPL 2020 Playoffs and Eliminator Schedule
|Date||UAE Time||India Time (IST)||Match||Venue|
|5-Nov-20||6:00 PM||7:30 PM||Qualifier 1 – MI vs DC||Dubai|
|6-Nov-20||6:00 PM||7:30 PM||Eliminator – Team 3 vs Team 4||Abu Dhabi|
|8-Nov-20||6:00 PM||7:30 PM||Qualifier 2 – Winner of Eliminator vs Loser of Qualifier 1||Abu Dhabi|
|10-Nov-20||6:00 PM||7:30 PM||Final – Winner of Qualifier 1 vs Winner of Qualifier 2||Dubai|
Where will the First Playoff of IPL 2020 be held?
The first playoff of the season will be played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium between MI and DC.
When will the IPL 2020 First Playoff be started?
The first Playoff between MI and DC will start on Thursday, 5 November 7.30 pm IST (6.00pm UAE time)
When will the IPL 2020 final be played?
The IPL 2020 Finals will be played on November 10.
Where to watch IPL 2020 First Playoffs Live?
In India, Star Sports Network holds the official rights of IPL 2020 Live Broadcasting. The IPL 2020 First qualifier can be watched at Star Sports 1 and Star Sports HD.
How to watch IPL 2020 First Playoff Live Streaming?
The Live Streaming of IPL 2020 First Playoff will be available on Disney+HotStar VIP and Premium.
The MI vs DC First qualifier of IPL 2020 will be telecasted live in more than 120 countries. The IPL organizers want to entertain the IPL fans in every corner of the world this time because due to the CoronaVirus Pandemic, fans could not enjoy the Live IPL 2020 matches in the stadiums. Star India is the official broadcaster of IPL season 13 and they made all the necessary arrangemnts to telecast the first qualifier match in half of the world.
Star India is telecasting IPL 2020 Live in various languages in India and Sub Continent. On Star Network, cash rich league 2020 edition is available in Hindi, English and 7 other regional languages.
For Hindi: The first IPL 2020 Playoff Live will be available in Hindi or Star Sports Hindi HD and SD channels and Star Sports First.
For English: The live English Broadcasting of IPL 2020 First qualifier will be available on all other Star Sports pay channels.
Remaining matches of IPL 2020 will be broadcast live on other regional language channels.i.e Star Sports Tamil, Star Sports Telugu, Star Sports Kannada and Star Sports Bangla.
Here is the detail of all regional language channels about Live IPL 2020 First Playoff match between MI and DC.
For Tamil: Star Sports Tamil (all match days) and Vijay Super SD for Sunday matches live.
For Telugu: Star Sports Telugu (all matches) and Maa Movies SD and HD for Sunday matches.
For Bengali: Star Sports Bangla (all matches) and Jalsha Movies SD and HD for Sunday matches.
For Kennada: Star Sports Kannada (all matches) and Star Suvarna SD and HD for Sunday matches live.
For Marathi: Star Pravah SD and HD for all Sunday matches.
For: Malayalam: Asianet Plus SD for Sunday matches only.
Note: IPL Matches 2020 in Marathi and Malayalam will be available only on Sundays.
IPL 2020 First Playoff Live Streaming will be available exclusively on Disney+HotStar web streaming service. The IPL enthusiasts who want to enjoy the IPL 2020 Live Streaming of First Playoff match MI vs DC will have to buy Disney+HotStar VIP and Premium subscriptions. These subscriptions are available for Rs299 per month or 1499 Rs per year.
- IPL fans in the United Kingdom and Ireland can watch all IPL action on Sky Sports.
- Willow TV is available to live broadcast of IPL Playoffs 2020 in USA and Canada.
- If you live in South Africa, Middle East & North Africa, SuperSport is there to live broadcast.in South Africa and BeIN Sport is available for Middle East and North Africa.
- YuppTV will live stream the IPL 2020 matches in SE Asia including Malaysia, Singapore, Europe (Ex United Kingdom, Ireland) & South America.
- And in Australia, Fox Sports will broadcast the IPL 13 Season.
- Due to some Governments conflicts between India and Pakistan, Indian Premier League 2020 matches are not available in Pakistan to watch.