T20 World Cup: How expensive are the tickets being sold for India vs Pakistan?

Despite the high prices, the India vs Pakistan match is expected to be a sell-out, further highlighting the intense rivalry between the two teams.

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New Delhi: The highly anticipated India vs Pakistan match at the T20 World Cup in New York is just days away, and with it comes a staggering price tag for tickets. Only three hospitality packages remain available for the June 9 showdown: Diamond Club, Premium Club Lounges, and Corner Club. The most expensive option, the Diamond Club, boasts premium views, luxurious amenities, and access to cricketing legends, all for a whopping $10,000 per ticket (approximately Rs 8.34 lakh).

Diamond Club: The "Jewel" of Nassau County

This top-tier package offers the best seats in the house, directly behind the wicket, and an unparalleled World Cup experience. Guests can enjoy top-notch food and beverage, pre-match field access, and the chance to meet the famous players on the field.

Premium club lounges and corner club

For those seeking a slightly more affordable option, the Premium Club Lounges offer excellent views and a fantastic food and beverage selection, including liquor, for $2,500 per ticket (approximately Rs 2.09 lakh). The Corner Club provides an exclusive atmosphere for up to 92 people, with a dedicated outdoor buffet and bar, for $2,750 per ticket (approximately Rs 2.29 lakh).

Ticket prices spark controversy

The exorbitant cost of tickets has sparked debate, with some fans questioning the accessibility of the event for ordinary cricket enthusiasts. Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi even criticized the ICC for "cashing in" on the high-profile clash.