India vs England 2012-13: Tickets worth 1.2 crores sold for second ODI

India face England in the second ODI of the five-match series at Kochi whose stadium has a capacity of around 52,000 ©  PTI

Kochi: Jan 13, 2013

Tickets worth Rs 1.2 crore have already been sold ahead of the second ODI between India and England, to be held here on Tuesday, a top official Kerala Cricket Association official said at Kochi on Sunday.

“Tickets worth Rs 1.2 crore have been sold till today for the second ODI between India and England on January 15, which is a very encouraging response,” KCA secretary TC Mathew said.

He said online ticket booking facility has been stopped as also in various districts and tickets worth Rs 25 lakh are still with them. These tickets would be sold in the 52,000 capacity stadium itself, he said.

Mathew said the gates would be opened for public from 9 am on match day. No one, except those permitted by BCCI, would be allowed to enter the ground, he said.

Both India and England had arrived at Kochi on saturday. Team India had a two-hour workout at the stadium this morning.