Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) is all set to host the 2nd T20 International
of the three-match series, scheduled to be played against world champions
Australia on Friday, 23rd September 2022 at its swanky stadium in Jamtha,
Nagpur. The game will be a day-night affair under the newly-installed LED
floodlights, which offer better visibility to players on the ground and also a
seamless viewing experience to the television audience.
The VCA stadium in Jamtha, which can accommodate 44,000-odd spectators, will be hosting an international T20 match after almost 3 years.
SALE OF TICKETS TO MEMBERS
The much-awaited sale of tickets to Life Members and VCA affiliated clubs will commence from Thursday, 15th September at Bilimoria Pavilion, VCA, Civil Lines, Nagpur, from 9 AM to 6 PM. The sale of tickets to Members will be done Offline.
A member can collect tickets on behalf of only four other members on the production of their Membership Cards
Life Members are entitled to a
complimentary ticket in the air-conditioned Members’ stand. They can swap their
member’s ticket with any lower denomination ticket, if they so desire. Apart
from this, each member can also buy a maximum of 4 tickets of any denomination.
Ticket sale to members will be on till 17th September and they are requested to
buy the same by 17th September evening. No Member’s tickets
would be available post this date.
SALE OF TICKETS TO PUBLIC
Sale of tickets to the general public (Online) will commence from Sunday, 18th September 2022. Online tickets for the match will be available on Paytm from insider.in
REDEMPTION CENTRE FOR ONLINE TICKETS AT NAGPUR
The redemption centre for online ticket buyers will be located at the Bilimoria Pavilion, Civil Lines, Nagpur. The redemption centre will remain open from 9 AM to 5 PM till 22nd September.
MANNING OF GATES
The gates will be opened to spectators at 3.30 PM on matchday. The staff of Paytm would be manning the gate/bay entry through turnstiles at bay level. After the scanning of bar code at turnstile, ticket holders will get access to the stands.
ARRIVAL OF TEAMS & PRACTICE SESSIONS
Both the teams would be arriving in Nagpur on 21st September by a chartered flight and will have a practice session each on 22nd September. The Australian team will practice from 1PM to 4PM while Team India will be practising from 5 PM to 8 PM under floodlights at the Jamtha stadium.
Mr Paresh Sutane (Former Duleep Trophy player and Employee of Bank of India) would be the Liaison Manager of the touring Australian team while Mr Anand Tanksale (Cholamandalam finance) would be the Liaison Manager of Team India.
PARKING FACILITY FOR SPECTATORS
VCA has made available ample FREE parking arrangements near the stadium. Spectators can avail the same free of cost.
TICKETS FOR SCHOOL STUDENTS AND DIFFERENTLY ABLED
VCA has reserved 4400 tickets in the East Stand (Ground floor, Bay A, B & C) for school students only. The tickets have been priced at Rs 100/- per ticket.
Students should do the
following to book and procure their tickets:
1. Students can book tickets only through their respective schools.
2) The list of students, duly authenticated by respective school Principals, has to be submitted along with the School IDs of bonafide students.
3) Every 20 students MUST be accompanied by one Teacher/Caretaker, who will be responsible to take care of the students.
4) The commencement of sale of tickets to school students will begin on September 16 from Bilimoria Pavilion of VCA, Civil Lines, Nagpur. It will be strictly on first-come first-served basis
5) While entering the
stadium, a copy of the letter fromPrincipal along with the students’ School IDs
should be produced at the turnstiles.
6. Any misrepresentation will be a punishable offence.
VCA hopes that students will adhere to this procedure and enjoy the game.
TICKETS FOR DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS
The VCA has also reserved a certain number of tickets for differently abled persons and their attendants. They will have to produce Govt ID/Certificate while buying the tickets.
Sale of Corporate boxes at Jamtha
Stadium will be offline and will commence on September 15, 2022. However, NO
individual tickets for Corporate Boxes will be sold by the VCA
Sharad M Padhye.
Hon. Jt. Secretary,