How to Watch Sports on Your Handheld Device

Thanks to modern technology, it’s easier than ever to enjoy your favourite sporting events on the move. You merely need a smartphone or tablet device, and access to the internet to watch any sporting event of your choosing. Even if you are situated in an area where specific channels and shows are blocked. You will still be able to gain access to your favourite sporting events, and sports shows wherever you are across the globe. Setting up your handheld device to watch games is easy, and we compiled a list of ways to ensure you stay up to date with your favourite sports while on the go.

Sports Apps

The easiest way to enjoy watching sports on your handheld device is to download one of several dedicated mobile sports apps. A sports app will give you access to your favourite games directly on your mobile device while providing the best visual and audio quality possible. You merely need to visit the Google Play Store for Android devices or Apple’s App Store for iOS devices to locate a decent sports app. Sports apps will also give you the option to stream your favourite sports live. However, please be aware that they do require space on your handheld device and will incur charges from your mobile network.

Web Browser

If you are not interested in downloading a dedicated mobile app to watch sports. You will still be able to view your favourite sporting events through a web browser on your handheld device. Although it won’t give you the same visual quality. Audio that a dedicated mobile app will provide, you will still be able to stay up-to-date with all sporting events. Please keep in mind that when you use a web browser to watch your favourite sporting events. The range of sports will limit you can enjoy.

Blocked Sorts Sites

If you are situated in an area where certain sporting events are prevented because they are geo-restricted. There’s no need to worry as there are ways around this too. Once you realise that you are unable to view a specific sporting event, download a reputable DNS proxy or VPN service that will change your location to anywhere in the world. So, if you are located in Asia and would like to watch an NFL match, switch on the VPN service on your handheld device, change it to the United States, and search for the game you wish to watch.


There will always be charges when it comes to viewing your favourite sporting events on your handheld device. If you stream a game or match live, it will come with the highest charges on your mobile network. The same can be said when you use a VPN service on your mobile device. However, several VPN services will allow you to use it for a set amount of time.