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Bookmyshow.com is official ticketing partner for Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab

06-March-2010
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Bookmyshow.com is official ticketing partner for Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab

Bookmyshow.com, one of India’s largest entertainment ticketing website, has been roped in as the exclusive ticketing partner for the Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab teams of the Indian Premier League. Bookmyshow.com is already the official online ticketing partner for Delhi Daredevils.

Tickets for cricket matches involving these teams can be booked online, and also through a mobile application, WAP and through a common number across 10 cities in India. The tickets for Mumbai Indians will also be available for sale through select Reliance Fresh outlets and other retail chains. Tickets for Kings XI Punjab will be available through select Reebok outlets and popular local joints in and around Chandigarh.

Bookmyshow.com has introduced a number of innovative features to make cricket viewing a pleasurable and more comfortable experience for their customers. The CCI Stadium in Mumbai will have theater style individual seat numbers for all Mumbai Indians matches, being another first in the history of Indian cricket. Professional ushers will ensure that all customers are guided to the allocated seats. Customers can view the entire layout of the stadium and choose tickets as per their preference when they book online only for Mumbai Indians matches.

Ashish Hemrajani, Founder-CEO, Bigtree Entertainment, explained, “We wanted to create an experience for every cricket fan who wants to cheer the Mumbai Indians. We have introduced technology similar to what is being used for theaters to the stadium. We have been the pioneers in making ticket bookings convenient, and want to bring that aspect to cricket now. We are confident that our customers will enjoy the overall experience of cricket watching this season, which starts with a hassle-free ticket booking option.”

Customers can also opt for home delivery of the tickets and can also track the delivery status online. Each ticket will be scanned and validated at the entry gates. Thermal technology, with all the possible security features, has been introduced to print tickets for the matches. As add-ons for the Bookmyshow.com users, various details will also be given on each team page, to provide extensive info about all that the user might want to know – venue address, bus/train routes to the venue and stadium facilities, such as food counters, parking, etc.

Bookmyshow.com claims to be one of India’s largest e ticketing website, holding a 90 per cent market share in the online entertainment ticketing space, being the only destination for movie and non-movie options.

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