Chennai: Ticket sale is now open for Pro Volleyball League first season Chennai leg at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here. A sales counter has been set up at Gate No 2 of the stadium.
The tickets have been priced at Rs 299 for general and Rs 499 for premium. There is a 33 per cent discount for buying three tickets for any match. A 60 per cent off will be given to the customers for buying tickets together for matches on 16 -18 February. In case the customers buy tickets for two matches between 16 – 18 February, a 50 per cent discount can be availed.
The league has already witnessed some scintillating action with Calicut Heroes cementing their place in the playoffs. The Chennai leg will kick start from 16th of February with the match between Chennai Spartans and U Mumba Volley.
For the semi-finals and the finals, customers will be given a 40 per cent discount if they purchase the tickets for the same together. RuPay cardholders will get a flat 50 per cen discount for all the matches plus an additional 10 per cent discount for season tickets.
Commenting on the occasion, Pro Volleyball League CEO Joy Bhattacharjya said, ‘We have seen an overwhelming response in Kochi and fans have come out in large numbers to support their teams. The Chennai leg will be the business end of the tournament and we are hoping that people will show similar enthusiasm.’
The first season will see a total of 18 matches where each team will play against each other in a round robin format. The 18 matches are divided in two legs to be held in two cities – Kochi and Chennai. The first twelve matches are currently being played out in Kochi while the remaining six matches – including the two semifinals and the final – are going to be held in Chennai.