There are just 2 days to go for the fifth edition of IPL tournament to begin and the excitement is already building up. One of crickets’ most talked about tournament, IPL 5 2012 will start from April 4, 2012. This year’s IPL 5 Opening ceremony will have performances from Katy Perry and Prabhudeva.
IPL 5 is one of the biggest cricketing tournaments in India at have matches at convenient hours. However, the online broadcasting of IPL 5 gives users an opportunity to catch up on the live action of the cricket matches while on the go.
This years’ official partner for broadcasting the match online is Times Group’s Indiatimes. Viewers will be able to catch up on all the live action for IPL 5 2012 on the Indiatimes IPL website at http://ipl.indiatimes.com. Users can also catch up on the latest IPL 5 news and scores on the official website at http://www.iplt20.com.
Indiatimes got the telecast rights for IPL after the initial online broadcasting for IPL 3 had gone to YouTube. However, the broadcasting of IPL 4 in 2011 was later jointly streamed by both Indiatimes and YouTube on Indiatimes official YouTube channel. Users can also watch the IPL broadcast on Indiatimes official channel on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/indiatimes. Additionally, you can also find more links to watch IPL 5 2012 Online.
The Indian cricket team has not been doing well of late, first by not making the final of the Australian series and now by losing out on a spot in the finals of the Asia Cup. However, that all will be history in the next 14 days when the IPL 2012 starts on April 4, 2012.
In this years edition 9 teams will compete against each other from April 4th to May 27th for the trophy. The first game of this season will be between last years winner Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians.
Like always, IPL is about creating cricketing frenzy and this year too there will lots of fun and frolic. However, it has to be seen whether the fans will respond well considering how badly the entire Indian team has been playing of late.
Regardless, you can always enjoy the IPL 2012 matches live online at several outlets. For live match telecasts of IPL5 2012, you can visit the Indiatimes IPL website at http://ipl.indiatimes.com. Additionally, you can also catch up on all the action on the official IPL website at http://www.iplt20.com.
If these streams do not work for you, you can try out unofficial streams at hitcric.info and crictime.com among others. However, please check the legality of these streams before you use them.
We will try and add more streams from YouTube or other official sources as soon as they are announced. In the meantime enjoy the IPL5 2012 season.