MUMBAI: Paytm, India’s digital payments company has partnered with Karnataka Premier League 2018 as official ticketing partner for the seventh season of exciting regional T20 league. The tournament will start from 15 August and go on till 6 September 2018 and Star India is the official broadcaster.
As a part of this engagement, Paytm and its subsidiary Insider.in will manage the end-to-end ticketing experience and accreditation services for the league for all matches played at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore, KSCA Rajnagar Stadium, Hubli and SDNR Wadiyar Stadium in Mysuru.
Paytm chief financial officer and SVP Madhur Deora said, “We are glad to partner with Karnataka Premier League 2018 as their exclusive ticketing partner. We aim to contribute towards developing greater interest towards this exciting regional T20 league by driving seamless ticketing & payments.”
Customers in Karnataka can book their tickets or scan the Paytm QR placed at the venue ticket counters/stores. In an effort to increase its presence in this territory, the company will also be activating retail outlets for sale and redemption. This will ensure a seamless experience for fans to enjoy one of the most exciting regional T20 cricket league in the state.
KSCA official spokesperson Vinay Mruthyunjaya said, “After six successful seasons, the annual tournament is traveling to different cities in order to engage young budding cricketers and their fans across the state. This season’s matches are scheduled to begin on the 15 August in Bangalore and will move to Hubli and Mysore on 19 and 29 of August respectively. With the help of Paytm- Insider.in partnership we are looking in building and engage cricket fans across Karnataka. Please book your tickets on Paytm & Insider.in and be a part to witness KPL 18.”