Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) chief Snehasish Ganguly has made an announcement regarding the prices of tickets for the upcoming ICC ODI World Cup matches, scheduled to be held at the historic Eden Gardens.
Earlier in June this year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the International Cricket Council (ICC) had unveiled the schedule for the ODI World Cup, scheduled to begin on October 5 with a repeat of the 2019 Final as England take on New Zealand at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
According to the fixtures revealed by the ICC and the BCCI, the hostoric Eden Gardens will play to a total of five matches, including one semifinal.
As per the CAB announcement, a ticket for the World Cup semifinal match and India vs South Africa fixture will cost a minimum Rs 900 (Upper tier), D and H block tickets will cost Rs 1500, C and K block tickets Rs 2500 with the maximum ticket price has been set at Rs 3000 for B and L blocks.
The ticket prices for matches between Bangladesh vs Pakistan (October 31), as well as England vs Pakistan ( November 12), will cost Rs 800 for the upper tiers. D and H block tickets will be available at Rs 1200, C and K block tickets will be priced at Rs 2000, and B and L block tickets can be purchased for a maximum price of Rs 2200.
For Bangladesh v Qualifier 1 match, ticket rates will be Rs 650 for all Upper Tiers, Rs 1000 for D H blocks and Rs 1500 for B C K L blocks.