A latest year imbues people with hopes as good as dreams. And 2011, for any sports fan in Bangladesh, binds usually a single dream, a single hope: to secure tickets for a cricket World Cup. All a hype surrounding a New Year is focused to a single side upon a showpiece eventuality slated to proceed upon Feb nineteen during a Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur.
The frenzy which has been churned up by a tickets starting upon sale currently was clear as early as yesterday morning. Thousands lined a streets in front of a directed towards sheet outlets for a cherished square of paper which will concede them to be a partial of arguably a greatest tellurian eventuality hold in these shores.
Among all this goal as good as expectancy however a dim clouded cover lingers, a single which a organisers will goal does not deplane in to an unabated surge of hostility, which looks really most upon a cards with a way for tickets flourishing with a ticking of a clock.
With usually about 100,000 tickets upon suggest for open for a 6 games to be played during Mirpur as good as a medium 29,000 for a dual games during a Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong, a direct is approaching to intimidate a supply.
Across a country, a fifty outlets of City Bank as good as thirty of Agrani Bank can usually sell 480 tickets per day, as good as dual tickets per person. This equates to which of a thousands queuing up during any branch, usually 240 will go behind home happy, withdrawal a vast infancy disgruntled.
Add to this a probable check of some-more than 3 mins to emanate any ticket, as good as there could good be difficulty upon a horizon. In which event, it is a BCB who will be culpable, as they have unsuccessful to pass out report between a rank as well as file in due time. The headlines of a arising stipulations has usually filtered by during a eleventh hour, as good as which as well from a banks, not a game’s ruling body. Now, all they can do is mount with fingers crossed.
The call of expectations for tickets is utterly understandable. The closest Bangladesh came to hosting an eventuality of such bulk was a ICC mini World Cup in Dhaka in Oct 1998. Thirteen years on, Bangladesh will co-host a 2011 World Cup with India as good as Sri Lanka, as good as distinct in 1998 a inhabitant organisation will experience as good as some-more importantly a Tigers will fool around all their organisation matches upon home soil, serve sharpening open expectations from a marquee event.
Bangladesh will horde 8 games together with dual quarterfinals. Besides, Bangabandhu National Stadium will horde a opening rite of a contest upon Feb 17, when a total cricketing universe will be in attendance.