As the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 is set to roll this May, the tickets for warm-up fixtures is scheduled to go on sale on April 10 at 10 am. The warm-up matches are going to be played from May 24 till May 28 across the four official host venues including Bristol County Ground, Cardiff Wales Stadium, Hampshire Bowl Stadium and The Oval Stadium. Total 10 squads will compete in the warm-up matches and will play two matches each in the four venues.
The ticket prices for the beginning matches will start from PS15 for adults and for teens who are under the age of 16 it will be PS1. The maximum advance price of seven out of 10 matches will be PS15 while the top advanced price for any warm-up fixture will be PS25. Online tickets for the matches will be available on Cricket World Cup 2019 (CWC19) Ticketing Site. Apart from digital process, fans could also purchase their tickets directly from the venue on the day of fixtures but those tickets will be PS5 costlier than pre-booked online tickets.
The Managing Director of ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019, Steve Elworthy said on the process of sale of tickets, “with the exceptional demand we saw for Cricket World Cup tickets, we have made an effort to make ticket prices for these fixtures affordable to give families and unsuccessful ticket applicants another chance to be part of the world’s greatest cricket celebration”.
All the cricket fans out there will stand a chance to witness world’s greatest players in the world’s biggest cricket festival through these warm-up fixtures. The match will be played in a 50 overs per side format but will not carry the status of One Day International format.
This year, England is going to host the ICC Cricket World Cup and it will kick-start from May 30 to July 14 with the exciting opening clash between England and South Africa at The Oval Stadium.