Excitement is building for the ICC men’s T20 World Cup 2022, with general ticket allocations for two match-days sold out on the first day of going on sale to the public.
General ticket allocations have all been sold for India vs Pakistan encounter at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on October 23 and the double-header that features South Africa vs Bangladesh and India vs Group A runner-up at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on October 27.
This comes after 200,000 tickets were sold during the pre-sale period across the 45 matches being played in Australia from 16th October to 13th November 2022. Matches will be played across seven venues — Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Geelong, Hobart and Perth.
Such was the demand to see one of world cricket’s biggest rivalries, the allocations for the India vs Pakistan match were sold within five minutes of going on sale.
Over 800,000 fans are expected to attend the global showcase for men’s T20 cricket when it comes to Australia for the first time, and there is still plenty of opportunity for fans to secure seats to all other fixtures in the general public sale.