Border-Gavaskar Trophy ticket sales in India rise six fold


Indian ticket sales for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy series soared by a record six times after the T20 World Cup 2024 victory. A press statement from Cricket Australia reported record ticket sales.

“The excitement surrounding the fierce rivalry between India and Australia has led to a record-breaking six times increase in the number of tickets bought by fans in India compared to last season,” claimed Australian Cricket. It added that Indian ticket sales for the Boxing Day Test increased threefold compared to 2018/19.

Cricket Australia General Manager of Events & Operations Joel Morrison said: “We are thrilled to see so many Indian fans planning to travel to Australia for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy series. They’ll be welcomed warmly.”

For the first time in a Test series in Australia, Cricket Australia is introducing Indian Fan Zones to create a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere for Indian supporters, fostering a sense of community and celebration among fans at all venues. It added that Indian corporate organizations have been demanding Hospitality and Premium Experience packages for the Boxing Day Test.

The Border-Gavaskar Trophy begins with the first Test at Perth Stadium from November 22–26. Adelaide Oval will host the second Test from December 6 to 10 in a spectacular day-night format under the lights the third test will be held during the day at The Gabba in Brisbane from December 14-18.

The CA said the Boxing Day Test at the famous Melbourne Cricket Ground on December 26–30 will cap the series. The fifth Test, from January 3 to 7, at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, promises to be a thrilling finale.

Border-Gavaskar Trophy ticket sales in India rise sixfold


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