How to install SportHD on Kodi, Live Sports [Aug 2021]

SportHD is an add-on for Kodi that allows you to watch live sports events by scraping sources from a popular streaming website. This add-on offers a simple and well-organized menu with current and upcoming live events and categories for specific sports and leagues. SportsHD is the successor of Sport365 by the same developer.

SportHD is compatible with Kodi 19 Matrix and it’s a great alternative to older sports add-ons like Plexus and SportsDevil.

If you’re a sports fan, we also recommend that you take a look at ApeX Sports, another great add-on to watch live sports on Kodi.

In this guide, we are going to install SportHD on Kodi using its official source. Let’s begin!

If this is the first time you install add-ons on Kodi, you’ll have to allow the installation of unofficial add-ons. Please read How to allow 3rd-party add-ons on Kodi and come back here when you’re ready.

Adding SportHD source to Kodi

Let’s add a link to the SportHD official source on Bugatsinho’s GitHub page, this will allow us to download the repository zip file directly on Kodi.

1. Press the cog icon near the top left corner of the Home Screen to open the Settings menu. Open System menu on Kodi using the cog icon

2. Select File Manager. Kodi File Manager on System menu

3. Press Add source. adding source using file manager on kodi

4. Enter https://bugatsinho.github.io/repo on the top box and bugatsinho on the bottom one. Press OK to add the source. adding a link to SportHD source on Kodi

Installing Bugatsinho repository

Bugatsinho is the official repository for the SportHD add-on. The repository is responsible for installing SportHD and updating it when new versions become available. We’ll use the newly added source to download and install the repository.

5. Go back to the Settings menu and this time select Add-ons. Kodi Add-on Browser on System Menu

6. Select Install from zip file. install kodi add-on from zip file

7. Select bugatsinho. click the link to bugatsinho source

8. Click on repository.bugatsinho-x.x.zip to install the repository. installing repository bugatsinho on Kodi

Wait a couple of seconds and you’ll see a repository installed notification.

Installing SportHD Kodi add-on

Now that the repository is installed, let’s use it to download and install the add-on.

9. Press Install from repository. Install add-on from repository on Kodi

10. Select Bugatsinho repository. opening bugatsinho repository

11. Select Video add-ons. video add-ons category on bugatsinho repo

12. Click on SportHD. SportHD Kodi addon on Bugatsinho repository

13. Press the Install button and wait for the process to finish. install SportHD on Kodi

14. Go back to the Home Screen, you should now see a shortcut to SportHD on the Add-ons tab. Click on it to open the add-on. SportHD Kodi addon

Now that we installed SportHD on Kodi, we’re going to configure a couple of things.

Set the timezone

Let’s set the timezone to get the right time for live events.

15. Open SportHD and select Settings. SportHD main menu, settings category

16. Set the timezone and press OK. select a timezone on SportHD Kodi addon

Enable RTMP input stream

Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) is a data transmission protocol used by some websites to stream video and audio to a flash player. Some sources on the sporthd.me website use this protocol so we are going to install the corresponding add-on.

17. Go back to the Home Screen and press the cog icon to open the Settings menu. Open System menu on Kodi using the cog icon

18. Press Add-ons. Kodi Add-on Browser on System Menu

19. Select Install from repository. Install add-on from repository on Kodi

20. Select Kodi Add-on repository. open the official kodi repository

21. Press VideoPlayer InputStream. VideoPlayer InputStream category on Kodi's official repository

22. Click on RTMP Input. RTMP input stream Kodi addon

23. Now press Install. installing RTMP protocol addon on Kodi

Using SportHD Kodi addon

You are now ready to stream live sports on Kodi with SportHD. The Live Events category lists all the available matches, you can also filter the list of matches by Sport or League.

24. Use the menu to find Live Events. SportHD main menu on Kodi

Looking for more add-ons? These are some of our favorite Kodi add-ons for September 2021.

Please visit our list of the best Kodi add-ons for more information.

The Crew Kodi Add-onThe Crew: Free and premium sources. Very popular add-on with many extra features like live sports and more. (Kodi 19 Matrix & 18 Leia)
The Oath: Free and premium sources. Great add-on based on Exodus. (Kodi 19 Matrix & 18 Leia)
Seren Kodi Add-on featured imageSeren: Premium sources. Excellent add-on with great user interface and many innovative features. (Kodi 19 Matrix & 18 Leia)
Venom: Premium sources. Very popular add-on with great features. (Kodi 19 Matrix & 18 Leia)
Elementum Kodi Addon featured imageElementum: P2P sources. An excellent add-on that offers high-quality streams using torrents. (Kodi 19 Matrix & 18 Leia)
How to install SportHD on Kodi, Live Sports [Aug 2021]
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