IPL 2014: 6 Must Have Apps For Cricket Fans!

Its time for some fun and sporty evenings as the Indian Premier League (IPL) season is firing up your television sets. But if you are stuck in traffic while coming back home or have too many important meetings to attend in office, you can still track the live scores or watch the IPL Live through your smartphone.
It's possible! As a lot of apps are available this season on Android, Windows, iOS operating system to get you that daily dose of score updates at a press of a button on your smartphone.

So for all the Android, Windows, iOS smartphone users out there GizBot has come up with a collection of various high quality authentic apps with which you can keep track of latest scores, listen to commentary, engage with your favourite players on social platforms and even watch the match LIVE! Best part, all the apps are free, take a look at the slideshow below to download the your favorite IPL app.

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For Windows Phone 8 users (Nokia Lumias)

The ESPNcricinfo Windows 8 app provides comprehensive coverage of cricket from around the world from espncricinfo.com. With live ball-by-ball scoring, comprehensive news, features and editorial content, it's the most beautiful way yet to follow cricket. The full feature list includes, access to exclusive editorial content through sections such as ‘Specials' and ‘Blogs,' sharing content through social networks, support for ‘ESPNcricinfo conversations' to read and post comments from the app.

Also the app offers Live tile support for Lumia phones and comes with an all new design to ensure you follow the sport the way it should be.

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For Android and iOS Users

This is the official BCCI app which comes with features including

● Live ball-by-ball scores and commentary updates

● In-match video clips and extended highlights

● Live Photostream of every match

● Breaking news, features & exclusive interviews

● Fixtures, results & match reports

● In-depth team & player information & stats

● Social features, integrated into the world TV feed

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For Android Users

On the CricHQ app you can now "follow" your favourite players to receive broadcasts whenever they play cricket or share status updates. Plus you will enjoy the same ability to "follow" any other player, no matter the level or grade they play at! And with the ability to post text, photo and video updates you can share your unique cricketing perspective directly from the ground.

CricHQ cricket scoring features:

• All matches can be scored and viewed live ball-by-ball scoring.

• Professional statistical analysis such as Wagon Wheels, Pitch Maps, Run Worms, Manhattan Graphs, MVP, Duckworth Lewis.

• Any mistake made during the scoring of a match can be fixed, edited, added or deleted with our unique audit functionality.

• Share live scoring of your matches or scorecards with supporters on Facebook, Twitter or via Email.

• CricHQ fixtures can be downloaded to the device and uploaded instantly with no manual data entry required.

• Download fixtures from a number of high profile competition management sites and start scoring immediately.

• Official MVP points calculated in every match.

• Caters for all levels of cricket with our flexible match specifications screen.

• The only mobile scoring system to be endorsed by the ECB, in partnership with PCA and ICC.

• Designed and developed by cricketers, for cricketers.

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For Windows Phone 8 users (Nokia Lumias)

You can enjoy IPL 2014 coverage free for Nokia Lumia users including match highlights, best moments of match and much more.

nexGTv Features:

• Full Screen viewing

• Content listing under Most popular, featured movies & featured replay

• Fast channel launch and switching

• Integrated Electronic Program Guide (EPG) for all channels

• Interactive on-screen controls: This enables you to scroll through channels or adjust setting even while watching your show.

Interesting social media integration:

Share what you are watching on Facebook

Recommend a show to your friend through SMS

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For iOS Users

Starsports.com app can be downloaded for free and allows you to follow the match the way you want - you can get instant score updates, watch the important match moments though short video clips or watch the entire match - for Free with a 5-minute delay. To watch the match LIVE with no ads, simply subscribe & watch LIVE matches on the advanced video player, which is packed with premium features.

Main features

- Fastest Scorecard

- Ad-free LIVE match streaming

- World's 1st video timeline for Cricket

- Real time in-game statistics

- HD Video Streaming

- Real-time video clips of critical match moments

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Browser App for Android, iOS, WP8 Users

UC Browser, India's most popular mobile browser, has announced co-operation with The Times of India, Cricbuzz, Yahoo Cricket, NDTV Cricket and Cricketnext to provide users with one-stop service for everything related to IPL 2014.

Under the terms of the partnerships, UC Browser released a special version prior to the start of IPL 2014 that integrates all IPL news, information and services provided by the aforementioned media outlets. UC Browser users will be able to quickly and conveniently access the most comprehensive IPL content on their mobile devices, including scores, previews, commentaries, news, interviews, stats, photos, videos and more. The partnerships also enable these media outlets to tap a new platform to stay connected with their audience while expanding reach to UC Browser's sizable user base in India.

The newly released "Cricket" add-on, available on UC Browser's Add-on Center, is a smart widget that serves as a news feed and reminder. This lightweight add-on generates a shortcut on your phone's home screen for easy access to breaking news and scores. You can also keep track of upcoming matches important to you with automatic notifications to remind you when the match is about to start.

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Windows Phone 8


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