Tickets for KKR home matches start from Rs 500

Kolkata: The lowest denomination of ticket for Kolkata Knight Riders` home matches is Rs 500.

"The tickets are priced at Rs 500, 600, 900 and 1200. The B C Roy Club House tickets will be priced at Rs 3600 (upper tier) and Rs 9,000 (lower) respectively," a CAB official said.

"Tickets will be sold from the Mohammedan Sporting ground. As of now there are no season tickets, but after KKR`s first home match on April 11 (vs Deccan Chargers), here the CAB may consider selling season tickets."

Meanwhile, KKR had a floodlit practice match at the Eden Gardens against Mohun Bagan under the watchful eyes of coach Dav Whatmore, bowling coach Wasim Akram.

Netherlands allrounder Ryan ten Doeschate, England middle-order batsman Eoin Morgan, Bengal captain Manoj Tiwary, allrounder Laxmi Ratan Shukla, wicketkeeper Shreevats Goswami and pacer Sami Ahmed were among the other domestic players who took part in the match.

India players Gautam Gambhir, Yusuf Pathan and South African recruit Jacques Kallis joined the side in the evening.