Australia Cricket Live Stream and 2019 Free to Air TV Fixtures


Cricket World Cup live streaming apps in Australia

Australia, as one of the oldest and most influential cricketing nations in the world, always has a major role to play in all formats of the game, and a calendar filled to the brim with important matches.

With the ICC World Cup, the Ashes, and more set to take place over the coming months, it can be difficult to stay on top of all the action, but using the information provided here you won’t have to miss a minute when watching live on TV or streaming the matches to a mobile device.

ICC World Cup 2019 Preview

May 2019 will see the start of the 12th edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup, the most sought-after trophy in the game. Running over the course of a little over six weeks, from May 30 to July 14, in England and Wales, ten teams will fight it out for global supremacy throughout the tournament. The home team will head in as the top ranked side while India will be their primary challenger, but the likes of Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Pakistan will all fancy their chances as well. The entirety of the 2019 World Cup tournament will be broadcast on Foxtel and Kayo Sports, meaning you can mobile stream cricket live with the apps and devices listed here.

Australia’s ODI form has been patchy for much of the past year in the absence of former captain Steve Smith and former vice-captain David Warner following their 12-month suspensions for their role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa last April. In the national side’s two most recent series’, however, against India and then Pakistan, things began to turn around, and with Warner and Smith set to return for the biggest tournament in world cricket, suddenly the team looks like a dangerous one. Australia has an impressive history at the World Cup having won four of the past five editions, and they will be motivated to show they can still match it with the best teams in the world.

Australia World Cup LIVE TV (Sydney time)

Saturday 1 June: Australia v Afghanistan at 10.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Thursday 6 June: Australia v West Indies at 7.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Sunday 9 June: Australia v India at 7.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Wednesday 12 June: Australia v Pakistan at 7.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Saturday 15 June: Australia v Sri Lanka at 7.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Thursday 20 June: Australia v Bangladesh at 7.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Tuesday 25 June: Australia v England at 7.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Saturday 29 June: Australia v New Zealand at 10.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)
Saturday 6 July: Australia v South Africa at 10.30pm (Nine/Foxtel/Kayo)

All fixtures shown as Sydney time and will air on Fox Sports (Foxtel/Kayo). Adjust broadcasts for regional differences. Shortened TV replays will generally be televised following the conclusion of each event. You can find a complete TV listing of all 45 matches in this year’s World Cup just a few sections further down.

Stream Cricket Live and Free

While channel 9 is the official Cricket World Cup free to air provider in Australia, their coverage is limited to Australian matches, the Semis and the Final. However, Fox Sports 501 (Foxtel/Kayo) will provide LIVE coverage of each and every World Cup contest (May 30 – July 14) until a champion is crowned. This includes replays of the action you may have missed, and the option to watch the Cricket World Cup online with Foxtel Now’s 10-day free trial.

So if you’re a resident of Australia you may wish to check out Kayo Sports which is offering a 14 day free trial and will televise this very same Cricket action LIVE via the Fox Sports channel. Kayo offers live Cricket World Cup streaming with eligible mobile devices and browsers, including select PC and Macs, iOS and Android phones and tablets, Apple and Telstra TV, Google Chromecast, as well as Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Microsoft Edge, with new apps and platforms arriving soon.

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World Cup TV Fixtures (Sydney time)

Fans are asking what time the Cricket World Cup matches start in Australia? Here’s the complete list including every group match, the semi-finals and the Final. Among the broadcasts certain to gain high TV ratings with Australian viewers include the World Cup opener between home side England and South Africa (May 30), Australia’s summer of Cricket rematch with India (June 9), a new chapter in the India vs Pakistan rivalry (June 16), the Southern Hemisphere bragging rights contest between Australia and New Zealand (June 29), as well as England’s contest with New Zealand (July 3) and a host of other must-see matches.

DateEventTimeChannel
Thursday 30 MayEngland v South Africa7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Friday 31 MayWest Indies v Pakistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 1 JuneNew Zealand v Sri Lanka7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 1 JuneAustralia v Afghanistan10.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Sunday 2 JuneSouth Africa v Bangladesh7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Monday 3 JuneEngland v Pakistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Tuesday 4 JuneAfghanistan v Sri Lanka7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Wednesday 5 JuneSouth Africa v India7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Wednesday 5 JuneBangladesh v New Zealand10.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Thursday 6 JuneAustralia v West Indies7.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Friday 7 JunePakistan v Sri Lanka7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 8 JuneEngland v Bangladesh7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 8 JuneAfghanistan v New Zealand10.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Sunday 9 JuneIndia v Australia7.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Monday 10 JuneSouth Africa v West Indies7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Tuesday 11 JuneBangladesh v Sri Lanka7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Wednesday 12 JuneAustralia v Pakistan7.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Thursday 13 JuneIndia v New Zealand7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Friday 14 JuneEngland v West Indies7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 15 JuneSri Lanka v Australia7.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Saturday 15 JuneSouth Africa v Afghanistan10.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Sunday 16 JuneIndia v Pakistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Monday 17 JuneWest Indies v Bangladesh7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Tuesday 18 JuneEngland v Afghanistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Wednesday 19 JuneNew Zealand v South Africa7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Thursday 20 JuneAustralia v Bangladesh7.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Friday 21 JuneEngland v Sri Lanka7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 22 JuneIndia v Afghanistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 22 JuneWest Indies v New Zealand10.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Sunday 23 JunePakistan v South Africa7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Monday 24 JuneBangladesh v Afghanistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Tuesday 25 JuneEngland v Australia7.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Wednesday 26 JuneNew Zealand v Pakistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Thursday 27 JuneWest Indies v India7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Friday 28 JuneSri Lanka v South Africa7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 29 JunePakistan v Afghanistan7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 29 JuneNew Zealand v Australia10.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Sunday 30 JuneEngland v India7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Monday 1 JulySri Lanka v West Indies7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Tuesday 2 JulyBangladesh v India7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Wednesday 3 JulyEngland v New Zealand7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Thursday 4 JulyAfghanistan v West Indies7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Friday 5 JulyPakistan v Bangladesh7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 6 JulySri Lanka v India7.30pmFoxtel / Kayo
Saturday 6 JulyAustralia v South Africa10.30pmNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Tuesday 9 JulySemi Finals 1st vs 4thNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Thursday 11 JulySemi Finals 2nd vs 3rdNine / Foxtel / Kayo
Sunday 14 JulyCricket World Cup FinalNine / Foxtel / Kayo

World Cup TV Feed and Special Features

While Foxtel is promising unique coverage, Kayo Sports is not to be outdone and will provide cricket fans with enhanced programming for the 2019 World Cup of Cricket starting from May 30th. Special features available on Kayo in Australia will be on display throughout each World Cup contest, and include Kayo’s “No Spoilers” option which will enable fans who have missed the match entirely, or joined late, to switch off the scores and watch the action as if it were live. Kayo’s “Key Moments” option will also be available in the alternate coverage, which means fans will get quick access to all the match highlights. When selecting from the televised events video timeline, users can easily jump between any ‘Key Moment’ and the live action.

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2019 Australia Cricket Calendar

Australian Men: ODI World Cup, May 30-July 14
Australian Women: 3 Game Ashes ODI Series vs England, July 2-7
Australian Women: Ashes Test vs England, July 18-23
Australian Women: 3 Game Ashes T20I Series vs England, July 26-31
Australian Men: The Ashes, August 1-September 16

Watch Cricket in 4K HD

The 2019 year of cricket promises to be broadcast in a way never before seen by Foxtel’s newest offering, the 4K channel. The Ultra HD coverage will enable viewers to feel more immersed in the action, with the colours, sounds and movement of every delivery being broadcast with incredible clarity straight to your living room. While the feature was introduced for this year’s Bathurst 1000, and with great success, cricket ultimately will act as a pioneer for 4K, and every contest of the men’s international summer touring and all of this year’s Big Bash League games will be broadcast in the newest resolution. You’ll be able to see the intensity in Mitchell Starc’s facial expressions and hear the crack of each sweetly timed cover drive so clearly, you’ll feel as though you’re there.

2019 Ashes Series: Australia vs England

Immediately following the biggest event on this year’s global TV Cricket calendar is probably the most important on Australia’s – the Ashes. Beginning way back in 1882 and named after English journalist Reginald Shirley Brooks wrote an obituary for English cricket following a tight loss to Australia at the Oval, the Ashes has seen a total of 70 series played and arguably the most significant rivalry in world cricket develop. Testament to its competitiveness, only a solitary series separates the overall results, with Australia having won 33 compared to England’s 32, while five have resulted in a draw.

Australia currently holds the Ashes following a victory on home soil during the 2017/18 summer, but the last four series have seen the home side salute, a trend England will be hopeful they can keep going. Neither side is at the peak of its powers, but each has plenty of top-end talent and Australia in particular will feel buoyed by the return of former captain Steve Smith and star player David Warner, who won’t have suited up for a Test since they were suspended for their role in the 2018 ball-tampering saga in South Africa.

The Ashes TV Fixtures (Sydney time)

1-5 August: Australia vs England First Test at 8.00pm daily
14-18 August: Australia vs England Second Test at 8.00pm daily
22-26 August: Australia vs England Third Test at 8.00pm daily
4-8 September: Australia vs England Fourth Test at 8.00pm daily
12-16 September: Australia vs England Fifth Test at 8.00pm daily