The Assam Cricket Association (ACA) announced the ticket prices for the upcoming One Day International (ODI) between India and Sri Lanka on Friday.On January 10, 2023, an international cricket match will be held at Guwahati’s Barsapara stadium.
According to the ACA, tickets for the West stand 2nd floor (for students only) will cost Rs. 475, the West stand 1st floor will cost Rs 2,000, and the West stand ground floor will cost Rs 3000, while the East stand 1st floor will cost Rs. 2000, the East stand-second floor will cost Rs 1,500, and the East stand ground floor will cost Rs 3000.
North stand top floor costs Rs. 2500, North stand second floor costs Rs. 5000, and North stand ground floor costs Rs 3000, while South stand top floor costs Rs 2,500 and South stand second floor costs Rs 5,000. A ticket to the ground floor of the south stand will cost Rs 3,000.
After hosting the second T20 of a three-match series between India and South Africa in October of this year, Guwahati will host another major international match.Earlier, it was revealed that talks were underway to organise a one-day international match here. According to reports, talks are underway to assign one of the ODI matches in the India-Sri Lanka series to the Guwahati stadium.’
Sri Lanka’s cricket team is scheduled to tour India in January of next year. In this regard, a team from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was scheduled to arrive in Guwahati to inspect the stadium.Earlier, on October 1, 2022, Jay Shah, the BCCI secretary, and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma met with Northeast members in Guwahati.
It was also revealed during the meeting that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) intends to open five indoor training facilities in the NorthEast by January 1, 2024. The BCCI has designated locations in Sikkim, Manipur, Nagaland, Mizoram, and Arunachal Pradesh so far. Land issues will cause a six-month delay in Meghalaya.