Hotstar Cricket: Hotstar is basically a provider of online videos which provides daily TV shows, latest movies, world cup videos, cricket highlights and the watch live sports with free of cost, etc. It also has to save offline feature in which we can save live videos or movies which make it as convenient as YouTube, Netflix etc. Nowadays many of them are using Hotstar App to watch all channels of Star Network. In this services of Hotstar, it offering all the stuff which includes Video streaming is a form of entertainment that can be used to relax and enjoy with friends.
It is owned by a company named as Novi Digital entertainment private limited, which is formally or basically known as Indya Interactive service private limited (Star India). It is available free for users. Hotstar is available in different types of languages such as Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, etc. Its headquarters is situated at Mumbai, Maharastra. Hotstar provides their services only across India.
Paytm Series – England Tour to India 2016-17:
The England Cricket Team is all ready for a tour to India to play for a five-Test series match, three ODIs (One Day Internationals), and three T20I (Twenty20 International) matches which are scheduled to be held from November 2016 and will end by next year January 2017. The Board of Control for Cricket in India has confirmed the dates recently in the month of July for the tour of the England Cricket team to India.
It is for the first time after 2008; India has agreed to use DRS for the Test Series against England by trial, and there will also be a bilateral series involving India with all the components.
India vs. England Test Series Dates Announcement:
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on July 15 made an announcement of the dates for the test and also the venues where the test series will take place.
The first opening Test Series will begin on November 9 in Rajkot. And the ODI (One Day Internationals) will start from January 15, 2017, after which the T20I (Twenty20 International) will start off.
According to the reports, the England Cricket team will be back to home in the mid of December for a Christmas and New Year Break. The team will be back to India by January 2017 for the ODIs and T20I matches.
Both the (BCCI) Board of Control for Cricket in India and England Cricket Board (ECB) together have made an announcement for the upcoming of the England Cricket Team tour to India this November -February 2016-17.
The Indian Cricket Team had played the match against New Zealand that started in the month of September – October. And by the end of the match India’s match against New Zealand, India is all set to start off the test series against England. So, get ready to watch the live match this November until next year January 2017.
India vs. England Test Series Schedule & Teams:
The schedule of the test series between India and England 2016-17 has already been finalized and here is all the schedule of the upcoming India vs. England Five Test Series Venues and Teams squad announced by BCCI and England Cricket Board(ECB).
India Test Squad
Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha, Ravindra Jadeja, Jayant Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Karun Nair, Amit Mishra, and Hardik Pandya.
England Test Squad
Alastair Cook(c), Moeen Ali, Zafar Ansari, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball, Gary Ballance, Gareth Batty, Stuart Broad, Jos Buttler, Ben Duckett, Steven Finn, Haseeb Hameed, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, and James Anderson,
India vs England Result:
1st Test – Match Drawn
2nd Test – India won by 246 runs
3rd Test – India won by 8 wickets
4th Test –
5th Test –
Watch Ind vs Eng 4th Test Live Cricket Streaming on Hotstar:
Here is the Paytm Test Series, India vs England 4th Test 2016 Full Schedule:
>> Match Date: Thursday, 8th December.
>> Time: 9.30 AM IST.
>> Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mohali.
>> Expected Teams
India Playing XI: Murali Vijay, Parthiv Patel (wk), Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Ajinkya Rahane, Karun Nair, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jayant Yadav, Umesh Yadav, and Mohammed Shami.
England Playing XI: Alastair Cook (c), Haseeb Hameed, Joe Root, Moeen Ali, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Gareth Batty, and James Anderson.
Watch India vs England, 4th Test Live Cricket Streaming on Hotstar.com or Star Sports for free.
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Watch Live Cricket on Hotstar.com | Hotstar Live Tv:
This Hotstar App will entertain us and offers many features which are in small size. All the T20 and One Day cricket matches will be broadcast live on Star Sports TV channels. You can also watch all the India matches and all the matches from the state of the broadcaster, Doordarshan. If you don’t have Television then you can watch online via Star Sports or any Star Sports applications like hotstar.
History of Hotstar:
Initially, Hotstar is not available as an application for smartphones , we can use Hotstar through device/s internet browser’s only.
Star India officially introduce Hotstar in February 2015 cricket world cup. By using this strategy Hotstar becomes the favorite App of Indian people. Initially, the intention of Hotstar is to serve or provide mobile Apps which support streaming of cricket world cup live which provide user’s to watch live streaming ON – THE – GO.
Hotstar offering around 35,000 hour’s of videos which spread across 8 different languages from the amusement, such amusement are the movie, channels of sports, etc.
Latterly/Recently Varun Narang appointed by Star India, who was former executive of us online video service situated at Hulu to lead the Products and technology division at Hotstar. Hotstar also hired Shidharth Jain of IROCK Productions as the creative director for the originality of content, As I am quite difficult to develop original content.
Design of Hotstar:
The design of Hotstar App is very excellent. Its design gives it an attractive look. It is very easy to use and runs smoothly on every device. It supports and runs smoothly on every latest cell phones. You can search for your favorite shows and videos. It has a large collection of all best videos. You can find every video of any shows in this App. This App has a great user interface design. There are search tab, collection tab. You can also make a playlist of your favorites in it. It has a separate tab for TV shows, Movies, Sports. If you need for any search of its content, then its first searching ability helps user significantly. You can also able to choose your favorite channel. It has a collection of some popular channel as All-Star channel, HBO, Life OK, Maa, Channel V , etc. Totally it is a great App with many beautiful corners.
Hotstar App Features:
- The plan of Hotstar application is not that much OVER – THE – TOP for live T.V streaming.
- Its smoothness to layout is visually pleasing and confirms us that we have a commodious time selecting to play video.
- As per its bandwidth demand is implicated, it is working very well on LAN, wifi networks, also it works decent enough on 3G as well as 2G which is a surprise to listen.
- One of the important features of Hotstar is that one can download videos by using Hotstar, which helps them to watch videos offline.
- Hotstar application backup streaming of regional language T.V shows across India.
- By using Hotstar, one can watch the live telecast of well-known T.V shows (Hindi) online like Ye Hain Mohabbatein, Diya Aur Baati Hum, etc.
- One of the most exciting features of hot stars is that one can re-watch full episodes of past favorite T.V shows like Khichdi, Sarabhai vs Sarabhai, etc.
- To watch English T.V shows online, it is not needed to make use of torrent to download them.
- It makes able you to receive different shows from many T.V channels like star plus, Star World, Life ok, Channel V etc.
- This App gives access to Bollywood blockbuster Movies.
- The registration process is not a compulsory requirement for downloading or using the Hotstar App.
- Like and dislike option is available there through which we can rate the videos views.
Hotstar Pros and Cons:
- It comes with 8 different languages including Hindi, English, and more 6 regional languages.
- It is user-friendly and not complicated to use, one can use easily and understand its working.
- The App of Hotstar requires very less space, which is 12 MB.
- The App is absolutely free and provides users different content for free.
- This App is easily available on Google play store.
- It provides latest videos.
- The performance issue becomes the problem when there is low connectivity.
- Sometimes people get irritated due to its buffering.
- Sometimes downloading process becomes fail and people face a lot of problems.
- It requires internet access when we want to watch live videos.
Hotstar Live Cricket Streaming Online: Users can watch All the cricket matches live by visiting the official website of Hotstar (www.hotstar.com). Now, This app is available for all the platforms like – iOS, Android, and Windows. Users can watch all the Tv shows and Live Cricket Matches With free of cost. We have provided some of the steps to download Hotstar app for android and iOS smartphones.
How to Download and Install Hotstar App on Android/iOS Devices:
- First of all, we have to download Hotstar App from Google Play Store.
- After downloading this App when we open it we have to Sign Up for an account or we can directly sign in through Google plus or Facebook account which makes it convenient and simple to use.
- After signing-in, we can directly search our required videos or live stream. We can also directly open latest videos, Movies, online streaming directly through the home screen.
Hotstar Live Cricket – Conclusion:
As we can see above that Hotstar is compatible, Ease to use, user-friendly, totally free, requires very low space/memory. Mainly content on Hotstar are in Hindi, but the different regional language is available on Hotstar. By the way, the problem of buffering occurs in 2G, but it provides unstoppable video streaming on 3G and Wifi.
At last, we can say that Hotstar is not the best but also not the least.