Paytm Series: India vs Australia Nagpur VCA Ticket Booking Procedure India vs Australia Nagpur


Vidarbha Cricket Association will be hosting the 5TH Paytm ODI Match between India and Australia at VCA Jamtha Stadium on Sunday the 1st October 2017. The match timings are:

 1st Session – 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

 Interval        –  5:00 pm to 5:45 pm

2nd session – 5:45 pm to End of play    

All the arrangements are in place to successfully stage this match.

Mr.Anand Jaiswal President, VCA, is the Match Director.

 Anand Tanksale & Paresh Sutane are the Local Liaison Officer for India & Australia Teams respectively.

The Match Officials are as follows:

 Match Referee    :  Jeff Crowe

Onfield Umpires :  Marais Erasmus & O.Nandan

TV Umpire            :   Richard Illingworth

4th Umpire            :    C.Shamshuddin


The Teams will arrive on 29th Sept’17 approximately at 5:00 pm from Bangalore and will stay at Hotel Le Meridian.

The ticket rates are as under:

Wing Floor RATE (Rs.)
EAST  Ground 650/-
EAST 1st Floor 500/-
WEST Ground 650/-
WEST 1st Floor 500/-
NORTH  Ground 7700/-
NORTH 2nd Floor 13,000/-
NORTH 3rd Floor 2000/-
NORTH 4th Floor 1300/-
SOUTH – G Ground 10250/-
SOUTH – H Ground 10250/-
SOUTH – K Ground 7700/-
SOUTH – L / M / N Ground 6500/-
SOUTH 3rd Floor 5200/-
SOUTH 4th Floor 2600/-
CORPORATE BOX(With 2 free car passes)   2.60 Lacs

 These are inclusive of 28% GST payable.

Tickets sale for VCA Members

For VCA Members and Affiliated Clubs the offline tickets sales will start on Thursday, the 21st Sept’17 till Saturday, the 23rd Sept’17. The ticket sale will be from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

The Members are requested to positively carry their bar coded ID Cards for easy procurement of tickets. Each member will be allowed 1 free ticket of the AC.Member Stand (Rs.5200/-) and will have an option of buying 4 tickets of any stand. A member will have an option of swapping his one free ticket for any other stand ticket of lower denomination than the member’s free ticket only. A member can procure tickets of 4 other members on production of those members’ bar coded ID cards.

The ticket sale for members will be upto 23rd Sept’17 only and any unsold tickets will be sold online for general publicAfter that a member will not be entitled for his free ticket.

(VCA Recreation Club Members will not be entitled to the free ticket as the Club now is a separate entity and not part of VCA).

Tickets sale for General Public

Online booking of the tickets for the General Public will commence from 24th September 2017 onwards through “Book My Show” (9:00 am onwards). Maximum 4 tickets can be booked per identity.

The exchange of tickets by those who have been successful in their booking will take place at VCA Civil lines stadium from 26.09.17 between 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The exchange will be either by showing the mobile message or by producing the printout.

Sufficient counters are provided for easy exchange of tickets on production of the necessary mobile message or printout along with the Photo Id like Aadhar Card, Pan Card or driving license.


No tickets sale would be done at Jamtha stadium on any of the days and the public is cautioned not to buy tickets from any other source


The stadium will be opened to the spectators at 10:00 am. Those who wish to avoid the rush can come early and occupy their seats.

Bus services for spectators:

As a measure to reduce inconvenience to the public, VCA has arranged in co-operation with NMC, “Apli Bus Service”. The buses will run point to point from 10:00 am onward and will bus back from 9:00 pm onwards.


The staff of “Book My Show” will be manning the turnstiles and stand bays. All the tickets are barcoded and only such tickets will enable its holder to access the stands. The public is advised to book their tickets only through the online process and not to buy the tickets from outsiders.

Complete security arrangements for the match are being coordinated with the city Police authorities. Spectators are requested to strictly follow the instructions printed on the reverse of the tickets.

VCA appeals to all the members of the public to adhere to the following guidelines.

  1. To witness and enjoy the game and refrain from unruly behavior.
  2. Avoid carrying objectionable items as mentioned on the tickets.
  3. To occupy the seats as per the ticket number.
  4. Not to pass any racist comments on players or spectators.
  5. Items like selfie sticks,  cameras,  lighters, matchboxes, cigarettes, helmets, food packets and water bottles are not allowed inside the stadium (free water pouches will be available). Spectators are liable to be frisked for security reasons.
  6. Children of age 2 years and above will be required to purchase a ticket.
  7. Adequate parking arrangements have been made free of cost near the stadium.
  8. The general public/spectators are requested to share vehicles for easy flow of traffic.
  9. VCA will not be responsible for safe-keep of any item not allowed inside the stadium by the Security / Police.