FIH Hockey World Cup Tickets: Just a few days left for the start of the Hockey World Cup in India. In such circumstances, the tickets of all the World Cup matches to be held at Rourkela are sold out within a week.
FIH Hockey World Cup 2023
A few days left for the Hockey World Cup to be played in India. As this tournament approaches, the excitement of hockey fans reaches its peak. This time the World Cup will be held in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela in Odisha. The Hockey World Cup to be held in India will start from January 13. 16 elite teams from all over the world will participate in this competition. Meanwhile, ticket sales in Rourkela have started from December 19. However, all the tickets were sold out within a week.
Hockey World Cup for the first time in India
For the first time, the World Cup matches will be held in Raulkela, Odisha. Here on December 19, a large number of hockey fans gathered outside the newly constructed Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium. All the tickets were sold within a week. For the past few years, fans have been showing immense love for hockey.
20 matches in Rourkela..
The 20 matches of the Hockey World Cup will be played at the newly constructed Birsa Munda Stadium in Rourkela. This stadium has a seating capacity of 20 thousand spectators. While the famous Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar has a seating capacity of 15 thousand spectators. 24 matches of the World Cup will be held at the Kalinga Stadium. It includes important matches like quarter-final, semi-final, world cup finals. India got a place in Pool D.
This is the schedule of Team India.
Indian team has secured a place in Pool D. India will play their first match against Spain on January 13 in Rourkela. After that, the Indian team will play the second match against England on January 15 at the same ground. Team India will play their final group match against Wales on January 19 in Bhubaneswar. 16 teams including Australia, Belgium, Netherlands, India, Argentina, Germany, New Zealand, England, France, Korea, Malaysia, Spain, South Africa, Japan, Chile and Wales will participate in this World Cup.
How much are the tickets?
On the day of the India match, if you sit in the West Stand, you have to pay Rs.500, if you sit in the East Stand, Rs.400, and if you sit in the North Stand, you have to pay Rs.200. A fee of Rs.500 will be charged for sitting in the West Stand, Rs.200 for sitting in the East Stand, and Rs.100 for sitting in the North Stand on the day when India does not have a match.
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