Bangalore, Sep 20 (UNI) Ushering in e-ticketing in Cricket the Karnataka State Cricket Association today announced offer of online ticketing for cricket buffs for both one day internationals and test matches to be played at the M Chinnaswamy stadium here, Commencing from the India-Australia first ODI here on September 29 the facility would be available for fans across the country, newly elected President of KSCA, Srikantadatta Narasimaraha Wadiyar told newsmen here today.
''Cricket lovers in future need not have to stand in long ques as they can book the tickets from sitting in any corner of the world. It will be hassle free and with security band attached to the tickets there will not be chance of duplicating'' he said.
He said that the software would also help in monitoring about sale of tickets.
KSCA Secretary Brijesh Patel said that last year Mobile ticketing was introduced and this time KSCA has gonet one step ahead by introducing online ticketing.
KSCA has tied up with Czheck based Ticketpro to offer online ticketing. It would also handle access to entry and there was no need for issuing 'out pass' saving printing cost.
Mr Patel said tickets for the match would be avilable from September 24 and they would be in the denominations of Rs 200 (Gallery), Rs 1,000 (West Stand), Rs 2000 (B Stand), Rs 3,000 (N Stand), Rs 5,000 (Executive), Rs 6,000 (Terrace) and Rs 10,000 (P2).