India-Pakistan ICC Champions Trophy match tickets sold out

Allocated tickets for the India-Pakistan match was sold out within 30 minutes © Getty Images

Dubai: Apr 9, 2013
The allocated tickets for the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 match between arch-rivals India and Pakistan scheduled on June 15 at the Edgbaston in Birmingham, has been sold out within half an hour of its release for online sales.
“We’ve been staggered by the interest shown by ticket sales,” said Tournament Director Steve Elworthy, adding: “The allocation of tickets for India v Pakistan sold out in under 30 minutes, with tickets released for other matches, including the final, also selling-out. The tickets that were released on Tuesday sold very quickly.”
Adult tickets for the ICC Champions Trophy are priced in three categories Gold, Silver and Family Stand and range from 20 (for a group game in the Family Stands) up to 60 (Gold ticket for the Final).
Tickets for under 16s are priced at 5 for the entire tournament (including the Final), but the youngsters are suppose to attend with an adult.
A new pricing structure also sees the introduction of tickets for under 21s, priced between 10 -25.
ICC Champions Trophy will be held in Cardiff, Edgbaston and The Oval.