Tickets for Phse 1 matches started from February 24 and Phase 2 matches started from February 25 on Bookmyshow.com © Getty Images (Representation Image)
Tickets for Phse 1 matches started from February 24 and Phase 2 matches started from February 25 on Bookmyshow.com © Getty Images (Representation Image)

With ICC World Twenty20 (T20) 2016 is just around the corner, online ticket sale has already started off for matches to begin from tomorrow. The online ticket sale for Phase 1 matches started from February 24. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has appointed Bookmyshow.com as their ticketing agency for ICC World T20 2016. This would encompass all matches being played, including the women’s fixtures. Phase 1 of the ticket sale will see tickets go on sale for the matches (excluding India matches and the Semi Finals & Final of the men’s and women’s events) to be played at the following venues –Bangalore, Chennai, Dharamsala, Kolkata and Mohali. READ: ICC T20 World Cup 2016 Schedule & Venue: Find ICC World Twenty20 2016 Time

The sales portal will be accessible via the ICC website www.icc-cricket.com. The sale of tickets for the matches in Mumbai, Delhi and Nagpur of Phase 2 started from February 25. Considering the demand and in order to ensure a fair opportunity and equal distribution of tickets amongst all the eager fans, limited inventory of tickets for Seven of the highly sought after matches (4 India matches, 2 semi-finals and the final) will be sold online through a unique lottery system. READ: ICC World T20 2016: Six stadiums to be provided free WiFi

In order to participate, customers need to register by filling up an online registration form, indicating their preferred match after which they will be automatically enrolled into the draw. The innovative process has been designed to avoid an instant sell-out of tickets and ensures that all users get an equal chance to buy tickets for ICC World T20 2016. For all the remaining matches, including all the women games (except the women’s semi finals and final), customers can purchase a maximum of 6 tickets per match.