AUS vs NZ Live Stream in India: First Test: When and Where to Watch Australia vs New Zealand Live in India? 2024

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AUS vs NZ Match Preview- 1st Test, 2024


The AUS vs NZ series continues with the two-match Test series after the three-match T20I series. The first test will be played in Wellington from February 29 to March 4. The match starts at 3:30 am IST.

New Zealand tops the WTC points table after their Test series victory against Australia. The Kiwis whitewashed the Proteas 2-0 heading into this test series.

Tim Southee will lead the Kiwis in the Test series. He will have his key player, Kane Williamson, back. However, wicketkeeper opener Devon Conway has been ruled out of the first Test due to a thumb injury.

Daryl Mitchell also returns to the Test squad after fully recovering from his foot injury. He missed the South Africa Test series followed by the Australia T20I series. Will Young is expected to take Conway’s place in the lineup.

Southee will lead the bowling attack with Matt Henry, William ORourke and Scott Kuggeleijn. Or Rourke and Kuggeleijn have played just one Test match each.

Mitchell Santner is the lateral spinning specialist. Left-arm Kiwi pacer Neil Wagner announced his international retirement ahead of this Test series.

Australia will be directed by Pat Cummins. The Australians cleanly swept the Kiwis in the T20I series under Mitchell Marsh heading into this series. They occupy third place in the WTC points table. The Australians swept Pakistan and drew a Test series against the West Indies before this series.

Cummins has all its experienced players back in the Test side. David Warner announced his retirement from Test cricket after the series against Pakistan. He retired from ODI cricket after the World Cup and only plays T20I cricket.

Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Scott Boland and Nathan Lyon form the bowling core. Steve Smith’s experiment at the top after Warner’s withdrawal has not produced results so far.

AUS vs NZ 2024 broadcast rights in India

AUS vs NZ T20I series will not be telecast in India. However, the series will be broadcast live respectively in the two countries. Fox Cricket will broadcast the series in Australia, while TVNZ 1 and TVNZ+ will broadcast it live in New Zealand. Unfortunately, Indian fans cannot watch it live on television.

AUS vs NZ 2024 Second T20I Live Streaming Platform in India

Indian fans can watch the live streaming of AUS vs NZ series on Amazon Prime video app and website. Viewers must purchase a subscription to watch matches on the Prime Video app.

Subscription plan in India

To enjoy Prime benefits, you can currently purchase Prime membership at a bargain price by paying 1499 per year, 299 per month, 599 for 3 months (Basic Eligibility) or purchase the Prime Lite plan by paying ₹799 per year (Basic Eligibility) .

Amazon Prime Video has also expanded its sports programming with the launch of FanCode on Prime Video Channels. Indian fans can watch over 15 sports including cricket, football, rugby, kabaddi and basketball among others. Prime members will have to purchase an additional annual subscription to FanCode for 249.

Read also: See: Neil Wagner hits the nets and helps his teammates after announcing his retirement

Official announcer in India

There is no official broadcaster for the AUS vs NZ test series in India. However, fans from the two respective countries can watch it on Fox Cricket and TVNZ channels.

AUS vs NZ Live Stream in India: First Test: When and Where to Watch Australia vs New Zealand Live in India? 2024

When will the first test match between AUS and NZ start?

The match begins at 3.30 am IST on Thursday, December 29.

Where will the first test match between AUS and NZ take place?

The match will be played at Basin Reserve, Wellington.

How to live stream AUS vs NZ first test match on TV?

Australia vs New Zealand live telecast on television in India will not be available.

How to Live Stream AUS vs NZ 1st Test Match on Mobile Online?

AUS vs NZ live streaming in India will be available on Amazon Prime Video app and website.

Conclusion

Australia whitewashed the Kiwis in the three-match T20I series. The Kiwis will now look to avenge the series defeat by winning the two-match Test series and staying at the top of the WTC points table.

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