Cricket fans logged into bookme.pk in numbers to buy Pakistan Super League (PSL) 7 tickets after it went on sale from 3 pm on Monday.
Bookme.pk – Chief Communications Officer, Omer told behtareen.pk that massive interest was shown in tickets for the opening match between defending champions Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings.
“We have seen a massive turnout of PSL fans on our website to buy tickets. So far, tickets for the opening match are on demand. I can tell you exact figures after a day but it is good so far,” he said.
“PCB and bookme.pk have made sure to facilitate fans in best possible way. We have given discount till January 17 on First-Class and General enclosures,” he added.
It must be noted here that initially tickets for the first seven matches have been put on sale from today.
The ticket prices for the 27 January tournament opener between Karachi Kings and Multan Sultans at the National Stadium, which will take place following the curtain-raiser ceremony, have been fixed at PKR2,500 for VIP enclosure, PKR2,000 for premium enclosure, PKR1,500 for first-class enclosure and PKR500 for general enclosure.
For the 27 February final at the Gaddafi Stadium, ticket prices have been set at PKR4,000 for VIP enclosure, PKR3,000 for premium enclosure, PKR2,500 for first-class enclosure and PKR1,500 for general enclosure. Ticket prices for the other three play-offs scheduled for 23, 24 and 25 February have been locked at PKR3,000 for VIP enclosure, PKR2,500 for premium enclosure, PKR2,000 for first-class enclosure and PKR1,000 for general enclosure.
For Monday-Thursday league stage matches, ticket prices have been set at PKR2,000 for VIP enclosure, PKR1,750 for premium enclosure, PKR1,250 for first-class enclosure and PKR250 for general enclosure. Ticket prices for single-headers from Friday-Sunday are PKR2,500 for VIP enclosure, PKR2,000 for premium enclosure, PKR1,500 for first-class enclosure and PKR500 for general enclosure.
For the six double-headers (three each in Karachi and Lahore), the PCB has fixed ticket prices at PKR3,000 for VIP enclosure, PKR2,500 for premium enclosure, PKR2,000 for first-class enclosure and PKR1,000 for general enclosure.
For the Gaddafi Stadium, fans can also purchase tickets for Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis Enclosures, which have been reserved as Hospitality Stands. Price for these Enclosures range from PKR4,000 to PKR7,000, depending on the day and match.