Afghanistan v New Zealand: How to watch Cricket World Cup on TV and live stream online

Afghanistan and New Zealand go head-to-head in Cricket World Cup Match 13

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Afghanistan take on New Zealand in both teams’ third match of the Cricket World Cup.


Afghanistan have suffered a bleak start to the tournament following a pair of convincing defeats to Australia and Sri Lanka.

New Zealand have enjoyed a very different start after demolishing Sri Lanka – winning without dropping a wicket – and beating Bangladesh to kick-start their competition.

The Back Caps will be determined to keep their hot streak rolling when they face minnows Afghanistan this weekend.

Fans around the world will be keen to soak up the action, but how can you watch the match in the UK? has rounded up everything you need to know about how to watch Afghanistan v New Zealand on TV and online.

What time is Afghanistan v New Zealand?

Afghanistan v New Zealand will begin at 1:30pm on Saturday 8th June 2019.

Where is Afghanistan v New Zealand?

The game will take place at County Ground Taunton, Taunton which holds up to 8,500 fans.

How to watch Afghanistan v New Zealand on TV and live stream

You can watch the game live on Sky Sports Cricket Red Button and Mix from 1:00pm, then Sky Sports Cricket World Cup from 7:00pm (UK time).

Sky Sports subscribers can also stream the match via the SkyGo app.

If you don’t have Sky, you can watch the match through NOW TV. You can get a Sky Sports day pass for £8.99, a week pass for £14.99 or a month pass for £33.99, all without needing a contract. NOW TV can be streamed through a computer or apps found on most smart TVs, phones and consoles.

NOW TV are also offering a special deal to soak up the whole summer of cricket with four months of seven Sky Sports channels for 25% off, meaning you can watch the Cricket World Cup, the Ashes and much more – including Formula 1 and the start of the 2019/20 Premier League season for less.

How to watch Cricket World Cup highlights for FREE in the UK

You can watch full highlights of every Cricket World Cup fixture on Channel 4 throughout the tournament.

How to listen to the Cricket World Cup on radio

Fans can tune in to live coverage of the match on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra from 6:30pm.

For the full list of radio coverage times throughout the tournament, see the full schedule here.

How to watch Cricket World Cup fixtures in Afghanistan

You can watch the match on Radio Television Afghanistan in Afghanistan.

How to watch Cricket World Cup fixtures in New Zealand

You can watch the match on Sky Sport and SkyGo in New Zealand.

Cricket World Cup fixtures

There are 48 matches in total for cricket fans around the world to soak up from May to July.

Check out our detailed Cricket World Cup fixtures guide for the full list of matches, previews and TV information.


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