The New Zealand vs Afghanistan live streamwill go a long way to deciding which one of three teams will reach the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup 2021 and one of them isn't even playing in the game.
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That's because India's fate rest on this game as much as does New Zealand's or Afghanistan's.
The permutations are many, but essentially, if New Zealand win, they are through probably in second place, but potentially in first if Pakistan slip up against Scotland later in the day.
If Afghanistan win and assuming India beat Namibia on Monday it'll all come down to the dreaded net run-rate, a calculation so complicated that it must have been designed by a math teacher with a hatred of sport.
In this regard, India hold the upper hand; they now have the best NRR of the three and will likely increase it considerably in their final game. So, could Afghanistan go through? Only with a big win here, followed by a modest victory or defeat for India.
The first of those is more likely than the second, which may influence how the Afghans approach this game. They were excellent against limited opponents in Namibia and Scotland, and could easily have beaten Pakistan but for some heroics at the end by Asif Ali. But here they'll need to do more than just win they'll need to win convincingly. With that in mind, they'll look to their star man, spinner Rashid Khan, to keep the New Zealand total low, then hope for quick runs from their batsmen.
New Zealand needn't worry about how they win they just need a victory. All of India will be hoping they don't get it.
Which way will this one go? You can find out by watching the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream at the T20 World Cup.
And don't forget to visit our full T20 World Cup 2021 hub for a guide to how to watch every game, plus fixtures, tables and more.
The New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream will be shown on many different channels across the world, but what if you're not in your home country and want to watch it on your usual service?
The answer is to use a VPN, or virtual private network. A VPN will let you tune into your home coverage from wherever you are meaning that if you're abroad, you can use one of the best VPN services to watch the games live as if you were in your lounge.
Our favorite right now is ExpressVPN, thanks to its combination of superb speed, great customer service and excellent device support. It also offers a no-questions-asked 30-day money-back guarantee, so you could check it out without having to sign up long term.
Using a VPN is incredibly simple.
1. Install the VPN of your choice. As we've said, ExpressVPN is our favorite.
2. Choose the location you wish to connect toin the VPN app. For instance if you're in the U.S. and want to view a U.K. service, you'd select U.K. from the list.
3. Sit back and enjoy the action. Head to Sky Sports or another service and watch the T20 contest.
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The New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream will be shown live in the U.K. on Sky Sports and via the Sky Go app. You'll be able to find it on Sky Sports Cricket and Sky Sports Main Event, with coverage starting at 9.30 a.m and the game at 10 a.m. GMT (the clocks have gone back, remember, so it's an hour earlier than before).
If you already have a Sky subscription that doesn't include Sports, you'll need to pay 22/month to add those channels. If you don't have Sky at all, it'll cost you at least 41/month, depending on which other channels you choose.
Whichever package you go for, you'll also gain access to coverage in 4K and HDR, so long as you also have an HDR-ready Sky Q box and HLG-compatible TV.
Another option is Sky's Now Sports streaming service. This gives you 24-hour access for 19.99 or month-long access for 33.99. It's available on virtually every streaming device and is a great option if you just want to watch for a fixed period.
All sounds great, right? But if you're not in the U.K., you can still follow the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN.
Cricket fans in the U.S. can watch the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream on either Willow TV or ESPN Plus.
If you choose the Willow TV route, you can watch via various cable packages including Dish, Fios, Spectrum, Xfinity and more.
But if you've cut the cord and don't have cable, don't worry because you can also watch Willow via Sling TV. You'll need a Sling subscription, which costs $35 for either the Orange or Blue package, and can then add Willow TV for $10/month or $60/year.
However, right now Sling is offering a 30-day trial for the bargain price of $10 and Willow TV is offering its first month for just $5 so you could watch the entire T20 World Cup 2021 for just $15.
But what if you already use those services but aren't in the U.S. right now? As we explained above, your best bet will be to use a VPN such as ExpressVPN so you can access them wherever you are and watch the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream as if you were sat at home.
Aussies also get a couple of options for where to watch the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream, in the form of Fox Sports or Kayo Sports.
Fox is available as part of many pay TV packages, but if you don't already have it then Kayo might be a better bet. It can be accessed via a dedicated mobile or tablet app, and also on Chromecast and Apple TV plus it costs a very reasonable $25 AUD per month for the basic package.
Plus, there's a 14-day free trial available for Kayo if you want to try the service before committing to a subscription.
Not in Australia right now? You can simply use a VPN to watch the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream on your Fox or Kayo account, as if you were back home.
New Zealanders can watch their Black Caps in the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream on Sky Sport. This costs $57.98 NZD per month, or $31.99/month extra if you already have Sky but not Sport. Plus there's currently an offer which gives you your first month free when you sign up for a year.
Alternatively, you could go for the Sky Sport Now service, which gives you just the Sport channels but for a reduced cost of $19.99/week / $39.99/month or $399/year.
Not at home in New Zealand right now? You can still follow the game by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN.
We suspect many millions of fans in India will be watching the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream, given the impact it will have on their own chances. And to do so they'll need either Star Sports or Disney Plus Hotstar.
If you're cutting the cord and going the Hotstar route, you can pay Rs. 499/year for the new Mobile plan, which lets you watch on one mobile device, Rs. 899/year for the Super plan (2 devices, including TVs and laptops) or Rs. 1499 for Premium (4 devices plus 4K). There's more details here.
If you already subscribe to one of those services but are outside of Indiaright now, you can simply choose one of the best VPN servicessuch as ExpressVPN to follow the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream wherever you are are.
Lucky cricket fans in Pakistan can watch the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream on the state-owned channelPTV Sports which means they can enjoy the game for free.
It also means they can tune in via thePTV Sports website, where they can follow the New Zealand vs Afghanistan live stream without needing to sign up or create a registration of any kind.
Of course if you're usually based in Pakistan but aren't there right now,you can still enjoy your local coverage, for free, simply by signing up for a VPN such as ExpressVPN to live stream the action wherever you are are.
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