|| CF Correspondent ||
The mad rush for tickets among the general public to watch the final of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier league (BBPL) is seen at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Friday.
The ticket price for the final has been increased by Bangladesh Cricket Board but that did not stop the enthusiastic crowds to watch the mega final between the Rajshahi Royals and Khulna Tigers.
Lot of tickets is being sold in the black market at almost double the prize for the final match. Normally a gallery ticket is sold about double the prize of its original value. A gallery ticket from a blacker was seen to be purchased by 800 taka where the ticket value is originally 300 taka.
According to sources the people who are selling tickets at black market are close to Bangladesh cricket board officials. The blackers’ are selling these ticket considering the craze for the final among the general public and lot of people around the stadium area is seen to buy the ticket from them.
The BBPL is going to see a new champion for this edition as both the teams who have reached the final has never won the trophy before and their supporters have come from a long way to watch the final.
The match between Khulna Tigers and Rajshahi Royals is scheduled to start at 7 PM (Bangladesh Standard time)