Cuttack, Nov 22 (LocalWire): Catering to high public demand, governing body Hockey India is making additional tickets available for the World Cup Celebrations event to be held here on Nov 28.
The tickets are available at http://ticketgenie.in/event/hwc-opening-ceremony.
Online sale of tickets for the opening ceremony of Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 began on Tuesday.
The 14th edition of Men’s Hockey World Cup is scheduled to be held from Nov 28 to Dec 16 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
The opening ceremony will be held on Nov 27 at Kalinga Stadium, while the World Cup Celebrations event will take place at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Nov 28.
Hockey India announced sales of tickets, priced at Rs. 500 each, for both the events began at 12 noon on Tuesday at www.ticketgenie.in. However, the website crashed due to heavy traffic and remained down for hours.
Music maestro AR Rahman will be performing at both the events. Several Bollywood celebrities, including superstar Shah Rukh Khan are expected to perform at the opening ceremony on Nov 27, while “Baahubali” fame actor Prabhas might entertain Odisha on Nov 28. .