Tickets are now on sale for the IRB Junior World Championship 2012 with the South African Rugby Union (SARU) announcing affordable price tickets for the 4-22 June tournament in Cape Town and Stellenbosch.
Fans in the Western Cape will be able to watch the future stars of world rugby for as little as R25 with a single ticket giving admission to see a triple-header of matches on one of the five match days.
The cost of tickets for the Championship, which will be played at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch and the University of Western Cape Stadium in Cape Town, are:
R50 for reserved tickets on the Main Stand
R25 for unreserved tickets
Tickets for the much anticipated tournament can be booked via any Computicket outlet in South Africa or via the Computicket website, www.computicket.com.
The action kicks off on Monday, 4 June at both venues, which matches also taking place on 8, 12, 17 and 22 June. The final will be played at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch on 22 June.
Rugby World Cup 2007 winner and IRB Junior World Championship 2012 Ambassador Ashwin Willemse has encouraged Capetonians to buy their tickets early to avoid disappointment.
“This tournament showcases the best young rugby talent the world has to offer and supporters will be able to watch the unique event at two top-class venues. The prices are very affordable and we expect tickets to be snapped up quickly.
“Our own South Africa Under 20 team will be in action on their home turf, alongside the formidable and exciting talents of New Zealand, the defending champions, Australia, England, France, Ireland and Argentina, and promise to provide fans with some hugely entertaining and very competitive rugby matches.”
The Ticket Office will open two hours before kick-off on match days for ticket collection and sales. However, in order to avoid queues or delays, tickets may be collected at any Computicket outlet, Shoprite, Checkers or Checkers Hyper stores at any time before the event. The credit card used to make the booking must be presented when collecting tickets.
For any further information, fans can contact the Computicket Customer Care Centre on +27 (0)11 340 8000 / 0861 915 8000 or email to email@example.com.