OTT platforms have been a boon as one can watch their favourite sports on the go and in case they miss, watching it on mobile becomes a convenience. Indian OTT platforms like Disney+ Hotstar, SonyLIV, and Voot have become the first option and a go-to for sports buffs, be it cricket, Commonwealth Games (CWG) 2022, badminton or any other form of sports. While there is a plus point to watch the match on the television, in the comfort of your couch; enthusiasts who are keen on LIVE scores usually opt for mobile phones for quick updates while multitasking during their busy schedule.
For cricket lovers, the season is packed with excitement as India faces Zimbabwe in the much-anticipated three-match ODI.
India vs. Zimbabwe – 3nd ODI on August 22
The Indian National Cricket team has already won the three match ODI series with 2-0. Raising the excitement and anticipation, Team India will go against Zimbabwe, for their third ODI match. Fans have taken to social media to share their joy and expectations of a victory, once again.
One can watch the India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI on Monday, August 22, 2022. Several fans will gather for the match at Harare Sports Club in Zimbabwe. For those in India, fans can watch India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI, on Sony Sports Network, from 12:45 PM IST.
LIVE streaming– 3rd ODI can be enjoyed on SonyLIV.
Team India for India vs. Zimbabwe ODI
Team India squad of India vs. Zimbabwe will include KL Rahul (Captain), Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Deepak Chahar, Deepak Hooda, Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammad Siraj, Prasidh Krishna, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Sanju Samson (wicketkeeper), Washington Sundar, and Shardul Thakur
Team Zimbabwe for India vs. Zimbabwe ODI
Zimbabwe squad will be led by Regis Chakabva as the captain and will include Milton Shumba, Luke Jongwe, Ryan Burl, Innocent Kaia, Wesley Madhevere, Tadiwanashe Marumani, John Masara, Tanaka Chivanga, Brad Evans, Tony Munyonga, Richard Ngarava, Victor Nyauchi, Sikandar Raza, , Kaitano Takudzwanashe, Clive Madande, and Donald Tiripano.
Playing 11 of India vs. Zimbabwe – 2nd ODI
The playing 11 of Squad India and Zimbabwe will be in the following order:
|Playing 11 | India vs. Zimbabwe | 3rd ODI | August 22, 2022, | Sony Sports Network | Sony LIV
|Playing Squad Team India||Playing Squad Team Zimbabwe|
|Shikhar Dhawan||Innocent Kaia|
|Shubman Gill||Tadiwanashe Marunami|
|Ishan Kishan||Wessly Madhevere|
|KL Rahul||Sean Williams|
|Deepak Hooda||Sikandar Raza|
|Sanju Samson||Regis Chakabva|
|Axar Patel||Ryan Burl|
|Deepak Chahar||Luke Jongwee|
|Kuldeep Yadav||Brad Evans|
|Prasdih Krishna||Richard Ngarva|
|Mohammad Siraj||Victor Nyauchi|
Experts and fans are predicting India’s win in the India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI stating that Team Zimbabwe is not able to showcase a similar game as that of their match with Bangladesh. Moreover, Team India has a strong line-up with varied skills, depth and expertise which would make it difficult for Zimbabwe to match or manage during the India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI.
Recap of 2nd ODI before India vs. Zimbabwe 3rd ODI on August 22
On Saturday, India defeated Zimbabwe by 5 wickets in the second ODI of the three-match series at the Harare Sports Club. When compared to the first ODI, the second ODI was a bit of a surprise for India, as KL Rahul opened with Shikhar Dhawan and India lost a few wickets in short succession. Sanju Samson’s 43 off 39 deliveries, on the other hand, helped India bring down the score in 26 overs.
Quick Summary of India vs. Zimbabwe 3rd ODI
|Date of India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI||Monday, August 22|
|Location of India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI||Harare Sports Club, Zimbabwe|
|Time of India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI||Match starts at 12:45 PM IST|
|TV channels to watch India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI||Sony Sports Network|
|OTT platform to LIVE stream India vs. Zimbabwe – 3rd ODI||SonyLIV|
India vs Zimbabwe ODI – Live telecast – How to watch on Sony Six and Sony Six HD
Cricket fans willing to enjoy the 2nd ODI match between India vs Zimbabwe, on TV via d2h services like DishTV and TATA Sky, can do so using the paid-to-watch Sony Sports Network channels – Sony Six and Sony Six HD
Currently, Sony Six SD and HD are priced in India at Rs 20 and Rs 25 per month respectively.
Below mentioned are the channels:
|D2H||Sony Six SD and Sony Six HD – Channel Numbers
|Asianet Digital||300 (SD), 808 (HD)|
|Airtel Digital||291 (SD), 292 (HD)|
|Tata Sky||484 (SD), 483 (HD)|
|Reliance Digital TV||511 (SD)|
|Dish TV||623 (SD), 622 (HD)|
|Videocon D2H||423 (SD), 928 (HD)|
|Sun Direct||508 (SD), 975 (HD)|
India vs Zimbabwe 2nd ODI match – Live streaming on OTT platforms
India vs Zimbabwe – 2nd ODI will be broadcast on Sony Sports Network in India. Fans without a TV can rely completely on Sony India’s OTT platform and live to stream the series on SonyLIV.
How to watch India vs West Indies ODI and T20 matches online in India
As mentioned above, the 2nd match of the India vs Zimbabwe ODI series will live stream in India on SonyLIV. Cricket enthusiasts can enjoy the match and support their players on the SonyLIV mobile app or desktop website.
That said, Jio TV is available for free for Jio users.
How to watch India vs Zimbabwe online on Sony LIV
Users will have to subscribe to a SonyLIV plan to watch these matches. SonyLIV currently has three subscription plans. The pricing and other details of these plans are listed below.
Sony LIV Mobile-only plan: One can purchase this plan at INR 599 which will let you access SonyLIV’s offering of international shows and the live streams of various matches including ongoing India vs Zimbabwe. This plan is valid for a period of 12 months, but users can only use the plan on a smartphone.
Sony LIV premium plan: With the premium plan, one can enjoy and experience the India vs Zimbabwe match on TV. Moreover, all the other offerings remain the same with the SonyLIV premium plan which comes in three pricing tiers based on the validity
Rs 299- This plan will come with a validity of one month
Rs 699- This plan will come with a validity of 6 months
Rs 999- This plan will come with a validity of one year
Both the Sony Liv Mobile and Premium subscriptions are available for purchase using Prepaid and Postpaid plans, JioFiber broadband plans, PayTM first subscription, Times Prime and OTTplay. To stream the India vs. Zimbabwe ODI match, you will need the Sony Liv as the subscription is mandatory.
You will have to download the Sony LIV app on your smartphone. Depending on the device, it will be available on Google Play Store and App Store. The app is also available for download on smart TVs and on streaming sticks. Laptop users can watch the match on the SonyLIV website.
Use Flipkart SuperCoins for SonyLIV subscription
Flipkart users earn SuperCoins and often they remain unused. However, this piece of information is useful as you will be able to use them to purchase your SonyLIV subscription. Here’s how to use Flipkart SuperCoins for a SonyLIV subscription
- Login with your ID on Flipkart
- Go to the profile section and select SuperCoin Zone
- Check the SuperCoins available on your account and if you have 299 or 999 SuperCoins, click/ tap on ‘View All’ beside the ‘Stay Entertained’ section.
- Click on SonyLIV subscription to redeem SuperCoins
- Complete the process and proceed to watch your favourite content. You can use the SuperCoins to buy subscription and watch/stream India vs. Zimbabwe ODI series for free on mobile, laptop, or smart TV.
Use the existing SuperCoins to extend the existing SonyLIV subscription by a few months
How to get SonyLiv via Paytm First Offer
Paytm is offering a free 6-month Sony LIV subscription to its Paytm First members. The membership is priced at Rs 899 for six months and offers many more benefits apart from free Sony LIV. These include ZEE5 Premium, Zomato Pro, Voot Select, Gaana Plus, and more. Here’s how you can avail free Sony LIV from the membership.
- Head to the Paytm First website
- Scroll down to the bottom where you’ll see a QR code
- Open Paytm on your phone and scan the QR code
- It’ll now take you to the Paytm First purchase page
- Make payment for the Paytm First membership
- Head to the Paytm First section on the app and claim the Sony LIV reward
- Copy the coupon code and go to the Sony LIV website or app
- Sign in or Login into the platform
- Use the coupon code to avail Sony LIV for free
How to get Sony LIV via Times Prime offer
Times Prime is an all-in-one lifestyle membership that provides premium offers across dining, travel, shopping, entertainment, and more. With the Times Prime subscription worth Rs 999 users will get a 6-month SonyLIV Premium membership for free. Here’s how to avail the offer.
- Download the Times Prime app on Android or iOS
- Login to the app with your credentials
- Generate the unique coupon code for Sony LIV
- Click on Take Me to Sony LIV
- Sign up or login to Sony LIV
- Head to the Premium section and click on Subscribe Now
- Select the 6-month Sony LIV Premium pack
- Click on View Offers
- In the Do you have a coupon code? section pasted the unique code
- Click on Apply to activate your 6-month free Sony LIV Premium membership
How to watch India v Zimbabwe for free on the JioTV app
If you are a Jio user, you can watch India vs Zimbabwe matches online for free. Follow the below-mentioned steps for the same.
- Download the JioTV app from the Play Store here
- Now open the app and give the necessary permissions
- Tune into Sony SIX HD channel on matchday to watch the match for free
Free live streaming of India vs Zimbabwe via JioTV is available on mobile phones only.