Star Gold available to all Virgin TV customers this weekend for the start of the IPL

Virgin Media Staff

Enjoy access to the opening weekend of IPL cricket on your Virgin TV services as the Star Gold channel comes to your living room for one weekend only. We’re also delighted to announce that customers subscribed to our Star bundle have had the channel added to their package this week. Previously the channel has only been available on the Asian Mela package, but with this change it’s now part of both.

Great news if you love cricket as this weekend sees the start of the 2019 IPL season. Defending champions the Chennai Super Kings will open proceedings as they welcome the Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday (23rd March) from 12.30pm.

It doesn’t end there. In total you can enjoy four matches during our open window:

Saturday 23rd March

Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore (from 12.30pm)

Sunday 24th March

Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad (from 9.00am)

Mumbai Indians v Delhi Capitals (from 1.45pm)

Monday 25th March

Rajasthan Royals v Kings XI Punjab (from 1.30pm)

Here’s a full list of the 2019 IPL fixtures to be shown on Star Gold

The open window begins 6am on Saturday 23rd March, and ends at 6am on Tuesday 26th March. After this time the channel will revert only being on the Star & Asian Mela packages.

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