“Larger than 50,000 of us to ogle India’s first Crimson Ball D/N Take a look at at Eden Gardens day to day for the main three days as assign a matter to for tickets shoot thru the roof,” the Cricket Affiliation of Bengal tweeted on Saturday.
Giving a breakup, a CAB estimable said 50,000 tickets encompass about 17,000 had been supplied on-line, while the last had been allotted among affiliated participants.
“It be for the main three days and the demands are no doubt high. Leisure 16,000-unique will lope for counter gross sales after November 14. We are ready for a plump home,” the estimable said.
Bangladesh Top Minister Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee will ring the used Eden Bell to beginning the court cases on day one.
Every India and Bangladesh will be taking a part of their first ever pink ball Take a look at and Hasina will be among a starry gathering which is able to also encompass Union home minister Amit Shah, West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar.
The CAB will even felicitate a galaxy of Indian sports stars including cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra, tennis star Sania Mirza, world badminton champion PV Sindhu and six-time boxing world champion MC Mary Kom among others.
“Specifically designed mementos will be given to the dignitaries while they’re going to also glean round of the stadium aboard golf carts,” the source added.
The CAB will even felicitate the group of workers participants of Bangladesh-India first ever Take a look at in 2000, a sport where Sourav Ganguly, the BCCI president, made his debut as Take a look at captain.