India vs England live stream — how to watch 4th Test online from anywhere

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With all their second innings wickets in hand, India need a further 152 runs to win the Fourth Test at Jharkhand State Cricket Association International Stadium in Ranchi. The hosts had much the better of the third day. The tail wagged, with Dhruv Jurel getting 90 and the last three wickets adding 130, to restrict England’s first innings lead to 46 runs. India’s spinners then shot England out for 145. India closed on 40-0. You can watch India v England from anywhere with a VPN – and potentially for FREE.

India vs England, 4th Test live stream: TV schedule, dates

Dates: Feb. 23 – 27, 2024
Venue: Jharkhand State Cricket Association International Stadium, Ranchi
Time: 4 a.m. GMT / 11 p.m. ET / 8 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. AEDT / 9a.m. IST
• FREE — JioCinema (India)
• U.S. —
Willow TV / Sling
• U.K. — TNT Sports
• Watch anywhere — try ExpressVPN 100% risk free

The India vs England Fourth Test at Jharkhand State Cricket Association International Stadium pits a visiting side who, in terms of runs, have just had their second heaviest defeat in their history against hosts who have just had their biggest victory. If India win, they will take the five-test series with a match to spare.

Although England lost the last test within four days, they were on top at times — even as late as on the third morning when they were 224-2 in reply to India’s 445. Then Joe Root got out to an overly ambitious shot and England fell away. 

Having averaged 50 in his 10 tests in India before this tour, Root averages 12 this series. His fellow middle-order batsmen, Jonny Bairstow and Ben Stokes — with 336 Test caps between them — are also having a lean time, averaging 17 and 31 respectively.

Yet India’s less experienced batsmen have been highly productive, notably Yashasvi Jaiswal. The 22-year old opener, who had only four caps before this, scored double centuries in each of the last two victories.

England have a habit of bouncing back well from calamitous defeats. Each test in this series has been won by the side batting first, and winning the toss at the 4th Test in Ranchi may be crucial. 

Here's how to watch every ball of the India vs England 4th Test match online, plus how to watch cricket live streams, from anywhere and potentially for free.

Where to watch India vs England for free

FREE India vs England live stream

Cricket fans in India can watch all the action for FREE on JioCinema

But what if you're based in India but aren't at home to catch the India vs England live stream – and don't want to spend money on pay TV in another country when you'd usually be able to watch the Test for free at home?

Don't worry — you can watch it via a VPN instead. We'll show you how to do that below.

India vs England Fourth Test live streams around the world

It's only natural that you might want to watch a free India vs England Fourth Test live stream from your home country, but what if you're traveling overseas when the cricket is on?

Look no further than a VPN, or virtual private network. A VPN makes it look as if you're surfing the web from your home country, rather than the one you're in. That means you can access the streaming services you already pay for, from anywhere on Earth. Or anywhere that has an internet connection, at least.

They're totally legal, inexpensive and easy to use. We've tested lots of the best VPN services and our favorite right now is ExpressVPN. It's fast, works on loads of devices and even offers a 30-day money-back guarantee.


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Using a VPN is incredibly simple.

1. Download and install a VPN - as we say, our top choice is ExpressVPN.

2. Connect to the appropriate server location - open the VPN app, hit 'choose location' and select the appropriate location.

3. Go to the broadcaster's stream - head to your home broadcaster's site or app and watch as if you were at home.

How to watch India vs England around the world

How to watch India vs England 4th Test in the U.S.

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Dedicated cricket streaming service Willow TV is showing the India vs England Test series. Willow TV is available from a number of cable providers including Dish, Spectrum, Xfinity, Verizon Fios and more.

Not got cable? No worries, as Willow TV is also accessible via OTT provider Sling TV, which is a great place to watch cricket streams. There are options to pay just for Willow (starting at $5 a month), or add it to your existing Sling plan. You can check out your options and sign up on its website.

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Maybe the best deal on Sling TV is for cricket fans. Pick up a $10 per month subscription to Willow TV through Sling as part of the Desi TV deal. No need to sign up to the Blue or Orange bundles. No long contracts either.

How to watch India vs England live streams in the U.K.

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TNT Sports (formerly BT Sport) is showing the all five India vs England test matches.

You can get TNT by subscribing to the Discovery Plus Premium plan for £29.99 per month, or you can add TNT Sports through Sky, BT, EE or Virgin Media to watch via your television provider.

To stream TNT Sports, you'll need Discovery Plus - a combo subscription that allows fans to access TNT Sports, Eurosport and entertainment all in one place.

If you're not in the U.K. right now, you can still follow all the test action by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN

How to watch India vs England live streams in Australia

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Fox Sports has live and exclusive coverage of this India vs England Test in Australia, with a live stream available via Kayo Sports. New customers get a FREE 7-day trial.

Kayo costs $25 for Kayo One, $30 for Kayo Basic or $35 for Kayo Premium. Basic lets you stream sport on two devices at once, while Premium allows you to watch on up to three screens simultaneously, so it represents great value if your household has different sporting tastes or you're splitting the cost of the subscription.

Again, you'll need to use a safe, reliable VPN to access Kayo Sports when traveling abroad.

Watch India vs England Fourth Test live streams in New Zealand

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Kiwis can access the India vs England Fourth Test via Sky Sport. This costs $63.98 NZD per month, or you could go for the Sky Sport Now service, which gives you just the Sport channels but for a reduced cost of $24.99/week, $44.99/month or $449.99/year.

Not at home in New Zealand right now? You can still watch the game by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN.

Watch India vs England 4th Test live in India

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The India vs England five-Test series is being shown on Sports18, the premium sports network from Viacom18 which has the rights to all India's home matches until 2028.

You can catch all the action for FREE via the JioCinema app.

If you are traveling outside of India right now, you can simply pick up a good VPN and follow the instructions above to safely live stream the action from anywhere. 

India vs England Fourth Test teams

India vs England 4th Test teams (2024)

India : Rohit Sharma (capt), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, Rajat Patidar, Sarfaraz Khan, Ravindra Jadeja, Dhruv Jurel (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Akash Deep, Mohammed Siraj.

England: Zak Crawley, Ben Duckett, Ollie Pope, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes (capt), Ben Foakes (wk), Tom Hartley, Ollie Robinson, Shoaib Bashir,  James Anderson.

India vs England test series schedule

  • Jan. 25-29: 1st Test (Hyderabad) — England won by 28 runs
  • Feb. 2-6: 2nd Test (Visakhapatnam)  — India won by 106 runs
  • Feb. 15-19: 3rd Test (Rajkot) — India won by 434 runs
  • Feb. 23-27: 4th Test (Ranchi)
  • Mar. 7-11: 5th Test (Dharamsala)

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Roderick is a freelance sports journalist and a crossword complier. He is the author of five books, four of which are still in print: The Novel Life of PG WodehouseThe Don: Beyond BoundariesWally Hammond: Gentleman & Player and England’s Greatest Post-War All Rounder. An erratic fast bowler in his youth, as he aged he became an erratic medium pacer. His last wicket was a stumping, which made him decide it was time to retire. He now occasionally plays for the MCC – but for their golf team. He is a member of Trevose and has played golf in around two dozen countries.