Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

IPL returns to India on May 2  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 04/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Preparations in full swing as the online sale of tickets commences in uae

After discussions with the authorities in india the bcci has announced that a total of 36 regular season matches plus the four playoffs of the pepsi ipl 2014 will be played in india starting may 2.
Each franchise will play nine matches in india with five of the eight teams playing at least four matches in their home stadium. chennai super kings will play two matches at ranchi while kings xi punjab will play two games at cuttack. rajasthan royals will play four matches at ahmedabad. there will be no matches on thursday 1 may friday 16 may and saturday 17 may.

There are two changes to the uae leg of the schedule. the evening match on april 26 in abu dhabi between kings xi punjab and kolkata knight riders will now be designated as a home match for kolkata knight riders. the match on april 28 in dubai between royal challengers bangalore and kings xi punjab will be designated as a home game for kings xi punjab.

“following on from the launch of ticket sales for the uae leg today i am pleased that we are now able to confirm the dates for the rest of the season. it is great news that the fans back home in india will be able to watch a large part of the pepsi ipl 201. given the various challenges and the logistical complexities we have spent a considerable amount of time in crafting a balanced schedule” sunil gavaskar interim president bcci-ipl said.

Ranjib biswal chairman ipl governing council added: “we are delighted to have the season back in india at the start of may. organising an event of this scale at multiple venues in two countries is an enormous organisational undertaking and we are very grateful to the government of india the ministry of home affairs and the police authorities in the various states for their support.”

Meanwhile the uae is buzzing with the excitement of making its ipl debut. with preparations in full swing the online sale of tickets has commenced from thursday on www.iplt20.com and www.ticketmaster.ae. tickets are also available at selected lulu hypermarkets in abu dhabi dubai and sharjah from sunday whilst stadium box-office sales will start on april 10. the tickets will be available in different denominations. the minimum price for the abu dhabi matches is dhs20 for a single match and dhs30 for double-headers. in dubai a ticket for one match will start at dhs30 and dhs50 for double-headers. in sharjah tickets will start at dhs30 for a single match and dhs40 for the double-headers.


Khaleej Times

  MENA News Headlines
 Oct 27 2016 -  Pakistan's Habib Bank marks 75 years aims to build on long historyMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Pakistan's first and largest bank, Habib Bank Limited (HBL), celebrated its 75th anniversary at Al Falaj Hotel on Wednesday. HBL was formed in 1941 and has ...

 Oct 27 2016 - SAF Chief of Staff receives British military officialMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Lt Gen Ahmed bin Harith al Nabhani, Chief of Staff of the Sultan's Armed Forces (SAF) received on Wednesday Maj Gen Stuart Skeates, Standing Joint Force Commander of ...

 Oct 27 2016 -  UAE Deputy Prime Minister arrives in MuscatMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed al Nahyan, UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, arrived on a two-day visit to the Sultanate. He was received ...

 Oct 27 2016 - Oman- Phase two of Tanfeedh ends results to be made public from Nov 20-22Muscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- Tanfeedh participants on Wednesday completed six weeks of hardwork to create a draft roadmap of Oman's economic diversification strategy. Participants gathered at ...

 Oct 27 2016 - Eight Omanis to embark on a 20,000km road trip to Rwanda and TanzaniaMuscat Daily
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- A group of eight Omanis will begin a journey to retrace Oman's historical and cultural roots in Africa by driving from Muscat to Kigali in Rwanda and then Dar es ...

 Oct 27 2016 -  HEAD-TO-HEAD-TO-HEAD: PS4 Pro vs Xbox 'Project Scorpio' vs Nintendo SwitchKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Remember this article? While it only discussed Nintendo's console history, it was a bit gratifying that I was able to use words like "party", "rumble" and "brawl" to ...

 Oct 27 2016 - After Note 7, now Samsung's Galaxy S7 Edge explodes in USKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) After the Note 7 fiasco, a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge owner in the US has claimed that the device which he received as a replacement for the Note 7 exploded while charging. ...

 Oct 27 2016 -  527 South Koreans sue Samsung over Note7 recallKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Hundreds of South Korean Galaxy Note 7 smartphone owners filed a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics on Monday over its handling of the fire-prone device. Attorney Peter ...

 Oct 27 2016 - Blurring effect comes to iPhone 7 Plus with software updateKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Apple's iPhone 7 Plus is getting a new camera capability - the blurring of backgrounds to focus attention on people or other objects in the foreground. Apple first ...

 Oct 27 2016 -  WhatsApp now has video calling but...Khaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) After giving WhatsApp that Snapchat feel, Facebook has rolled out a new feature to the world's most-used messaging app: video calling. And we were more than happy to check ...





Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices


Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks

Saudi Arabia 

Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor


Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters

© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help