November 30, 2014, Bhubaneswar: The host city Bhubaneswar is all geared-up for the most-awaited tournament the Hero Men’s Champions Trophy 2014, which will begin on 6 December 2014 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. The excitement of the city is being well-reflected by successful ticket sales on the rise for the past few days.
The sale of ticket, which kick started online on 20th October 2014, has witnessed an overwhelming response from the fans so far. The prestigious tournament has brought great enthusiasm in the host city and fans are eagerly waiting to witness the world’s best teams competing for the title.
Odisha, which has been providing talented hockey players to the country, has a huge fan base for the sport and this popularity has drawn a massive attention for the Hero Men’s Champions Trophy 2014. It is being expected that tickets for most of the matches will be sold-out in the coming days and spectators will experience everlasting moments of the tournament.
Keeping in mind the importance of the tournament and extending honour to the former Hockey Olympians and International players, Hockey India is even offering complimentary tickets to them.
Speaking about the ongoing successful ticket sales, Elena Norman, CEO, Hockey India said, “We have received a tremendous response in terms of ticket sales and we are expecting most of the matches will be sold-out prior to the commencement of the tournament. The number of audience turn out is expected to be excellent.”
The Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar has a seating capacity accommodating 7,000 spectators. The tickets can be booked online, with the official ticketing partner of the event TicketGenie (www.ticketgenie.in).
The price of session tickets starts at Rs. 20, with session tickets entitling the spectator to watch two matches.
The Hero Men’s Champions Trophy 2014 will commence from 6th December 2014