A tense situation was reported at the ticket counter at the Thurstan College grounds where the T20 World Cup tickets are being sold, as thousands of people are seen trying to purchase tickets. Pix by Kushan Pathiraja
No wonder SL is one of the poorest third world countries . Rich would come to grounds with security and their dogs! What a joke! I do feel for these poor chaps. God bless
asoka Friday, 05 October 2012 06:57 AM
Screw you australian 1 . This has nothing to do about how poor Sri Lankans are. This is a situtation where thr young guys are excited that Sri Lanka is in the finals and they want to go and watch the game. If they were poor and had no money they wouldnt be scrambling for tickets. these tickets were not free. they were there to pay money and buy tickets. UNLIKE THE WHITE GUY WHO STOLE TICKETS AND GOT ARRESTED TWO DAYS AGO.
buwa Friday, 05 October 2012 08:37 AM
Actually SL are very rich. Thats why they pay Rs. 5000 for Rs. 500 ticket in the black market.
silent whisper Friday, 05 October 2012 10:10 AM
well said Asoka, I totally agree with you. I'm wondering how come such a lot came out last moment for sale. ICC onine displayed SOLD OUT notice two weeks ago for Finals & Semi Finals. ?????????
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