IPL final FREE: Live streaming and TV channel for CSK vs SRH Indian Premier League 2018 cricket final

ONE of the biggest days of the Indian cricket calendar has arrived as the IPL final takes place in Mumbai.

This year, the top two in the points table face off after Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad both made it through the playoffs.

 Sunrisers Hyderabad take on Chennai Super Kings after finishing top of the IPL points table

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Sunrisers Hyderabad take on Chennai Super Kings after finishing top of the IPL points table

Chennai Super Kings‏ celebrate after IPL final win against Sunrisers Hyderabad

When is CSK vs SRH?

Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings play each other at 2.30pm today (Sunday, May 27).

In India it will begin at 7pm.

What TV channel is CSK vs SRH on and can I live stream it?

Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings will be live on Sky Sports Mix.

Coverage will begin half an hour before the start of play at 2pm.

Non-Sky subscribers can buy a Now TV pass starting from £7.99 to stream the matches.

You can also listen to talkSport 2 for all the latest coverage of the IPL.

In India, Star Sports won the rights to the IPL for the next five seasons in a massive £1.8bn deal, the most lucrative TV contract in all of cricket.

How do I watch SRH vs CSK for free?

Sky Sports Mix can be found on channel 407 for Sky TV customers.

Subscribers to Virgin can watch on channel 507.

The channel is FREE for all Sky TV subscribers.

How do the playoffs work?

The winner and runner-up in the IPL points table get two chances to reach the final, the first of which saw the second placed Chennai Super Kings overcome Sunrisers Hyderabad, who came top.

The Eliminator then took place on Wednesday, May 22 as Kolkata Knight Riders beat Rajasthan Royals to make it through to Qualifier 2.

But Kolkata were beaten by Hyderabad, who set up a mouthwatering final against Chennai.

ONE of the biggest days of the Indian cricket calendar has arrived as the IPL final takes place in Mumbai.