The 2016-17 season of the Premier League was started on 13 August 2016 and is scheduled to end on 21 May 2017. EPL is the most popular football league in the world, so it attracts fans and followers across the world including India. So, if you are also a Premier League fans and don’t wish to miss out live coverage then here is complete information related to EPL 2017 broadcasting like who will have Premier League 2017 live telecast in India? or how to watch it online?
Leicester City is the defending champion of the 2016-17 season of EPL. The league feature total 20 teams, the top seventeen teams from the previous season and three teams promoted from the Championship. Burnley, Middlesbrough and Hull City are the three promoted teams who are competing in the current season of English Premier League.
How to Watch Premier League 2017 Live Telecast in India?
Star Sports network is the official broadcaster of the 2016-17 season. The television network has 10 channels, including 4 high definition and 4 standard definition channels. The network this year added two new channels called as Star Sports Select HD 1 and Star Sports Select HD 2 which is premium channels to broadcast live coverage of all international sports including English Premier League, Bundesliga, Formula One, etc.
The Indian football viewers can watch all the Premier League matches only on the two Star Sports Select HD channels.
The DTH services like TATA Sky will have these channels within the HD channels pack while you have options to subscribe any specific HD channels. TataSky subscribers can subscribe to these two channels for a monthly subscription of Rs.75 each. These two select HD channels will be available on other DTH platforms also like Airtel, Videocon, etc.
Premier League 2017 Live Streaming in India
The Premier League 2017 live streaming of all the 380 matches will be available on Hotstar Premium in India which is a subscription-based service. You can subscribe to Hotstar Premium to watch English movies, TV series for a monthly subscription of Rs.199.