The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has declared that tickets for the much-anticipated T20I home cricket series against New Zealand will be available for purchase starting today, Friday, according to a statement released on Thursday.

Scheduled to take place in Rawalpindi on April 18, 20, and 21, followed by matches in Lahore on April 25 and 27, the five-match series promises exciting cricket action for fans.

"In the initial phase, online pre-booking of tickets will commence on Friday at 5 pm through," stated the PCB. "Details regarding the sale of physical tickets and outlet locations will be announced in the near future."

For the Rawalpindi leg, ticket prices range from a minimum of Rs500 ($1.80) to a maximum of Rs7,500 ($26.98) for the VVIP Gallery. Hospitality seats will be available for a maximum of PKR 15,000 ($53.97), except for the first T20I, where they will be priced at PKR 12,000 ($43.17).

In Lahore, general seat tickets start at Rs300 ($1.08), with prices reaching up to Rs6,000 ($21.59) for the fourth T20I and Rs7,000 ($25.19) for the fifth T20I in the VVIP Gallery.

The upcoming series holds significant importance for both teams as they prepare for the ICC T20 World Cup 2024, set to take place in the USA and West Indies in June. Among the highly anticipated matches, Pakistan is scheduled to face arch-rivals India on June 9 in New York, promising a thrilling encounter for cricket enthusiasts worldwide.

Written By Zeeshan Ahmed

Zeeshan Ahmed is a Communication graduate from the University of Karachi. He has been associated with electronic, print, and digital media for the past ten years. He has worked on multiple beats but his major expertise lies in sports reporting. He is an accredited sports journalist by PCB and has been active in sports reporting.