Where to watch Big Bash League 2020-21 Live on US TV

Big Bash League Live US TVBig Bash League, one of the most innovative and exciting domestic T20 cricket tournament arranged by Cricket Australia. The inaugural edition of the competition took place back in 2011-12. Since then it has gained so much popularity in cricket loving parts of the world due to the thrilling nature of the games and hard hitting intensions from the cricketers. The upcoming 2020-21 edition will be the tenth in the tournament history. In this article you will get the proper guideline of how to and where to watch Big Bash League matches live in United States and Canada.

Where to Find BBL Matches Live on TV in United States?

Cricket specialty network Willow TV has the broadcasting right of the BBL matches live in USA. Just like Australian Cricket Team’s home fixtures in any international series, you can catch the domestic Australian T20 cricket competition matches live through this network. Willow TV will broadcast all the BBL encounters live in English language within the US territory. Willow TV is available through plenty of cable TV providers, satellite TV providers as well as online streaming sources. You can also watch the Willow TV programs live via online streaming by subscribing Willow Premium. The service charges 9.99 US Dollar monthly or 60 US Dollar if you purchase the annual package. Willow TV (Willow Cricket and Willow Xtra) is available through:

Cable TV Provider Satellite TV provider IPTV
1) Verizon FiOS (Ch-806) Part of Sports Pass Dish Network (Willow Channel HD Ch-9997, Auto SD/HD Ch-712, Willow Xtra Ch-772)  1) Google Fiber (Ch-244, Part of Premium and Sports Package).
2) Spectrum (part of Spectrum TV Gold Package)
3) Optimum TV (Ch-1171), Part of Optimum TV Sports Pack and Hindi Pack. 2) Sling TV Willow la-carte or part of Tamil, Hindi, Urdu, Bangla and Telugu packages.
4) Altice One (Ch-239 and 1171) 3) Prism TV (Ch-668 SD, Ch-1668 HD)
5) Xfinity

Ways to Enjoy the BBL Fixtures Live in Canada:

Canada also has good number of cricket loving fans within it. The country has appeared in the ICC Cricket World Cup and a large number of immigrant Indians living in this country helps various domestic cricket leagues attracting so many Canadians. Cricket lovers in Canada can enjoy the thrilling cricketing actions of Big Bash League through CBN (Commonwealth Broadcasting Network) as well as ATN Cricket Plus. The channels will broadcast all the BBL fixtures live in the US neighbor country in English language. We have enlisted all the sources through which you can watch the mentioned channels, are placed in a chart below:

BBL Broadcasting TV Channel Cable TV Provider Satellite TV Provider IPTV
CBN (Commonwealth Broadcasting Network) Rogers Cable (Ch-798), Shaw Cable (Ch-526). Bell Satellite TV (Ch-730). Bell Fibe TV (Ch-796), Bell MTS (Ch-516), Optik TV (Ch-2371), VMedia (Ch-789).
ATN Cricket Plus Rogers Cable (Ch-845), Shaw Cable (Ch-527). N/A Bell Fibe TV (Ch-797), Optik TV (Ch-2370), VMedia (Ch-845).

When to Catch the BBL 2020-21 Actions Live in America:

BBL is such a long tournament and the upcoming edition will be no surprise in this case as well. The competition will begin on December 10th, 2020 and will come to the closure in February 6th, 2021. That means it will be almost 2 months lengthy competition and after the conclusion of round robin consisting of 56 fixtures, 5 teams will qualify for the next stage matches. Whatever, there will be various starting time of the games of this season’s big bash. We have tried to put them in categories according to their starting times, in the chart below.

Chart of Live BBL Action Time in USA:
Round Date Match Time (Australia) Match Time (USA) Broadcasting TV Channel (USA) Broadcasting TV Channel (Canada)
Round Robin December 10, 2020 – January 26, 2021 Evening (6:15 PM AEST, 6:50 PM AEST, 7:15 PM AEST) Late Night (3:15 AM ET, 3:50 AM ET, 4:15 AM ET) Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Night (8:20 PM AEST) Late Night (5:20 AM ET) Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Afternoon (3:05 PM AEST, 4:05 PM AEST, 5:10 PM AEST, 5:45 PM AEST) Mid Night (12:05 AM ET, 1:05 AM ET, 2:10 AM ET, 2:45 AM ET) Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Noon (12:05 PM AEST, 1:10 PM AEST) Early Night (-1 Day) (9:05 PM ET, 10:10 PM ET) Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Morning (10:10 AM AEST) Early Night (-1 Day) (7:10 AM ET) Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Eliminator January 29, 2021 Yet To Be Determined Yet To Be Determined Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Qualifier January 30, 2021 Yet To Be Determined Yet To Be Determined Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Knockout January 31, 2021 Yet To Be Determined Yet To Be Determined Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Challenger February 4, 2021 Yet To Be Determined Yet To Be Determined Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
Final February 6, 2021 Yet To Be Determined Yet To Be Determined Willow TV CBN, ATN Cricket Plus
  • Note: Australia (AEST) is 15 hours ahead from ET. Due to this huge time difference, the morning as well as noon (lunch time) matches in Australia will start during the earlier part of the night (a day before or -1 Day) in America, as the clock is yet to hit midnight in US.

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