In a recent press release, Vodafone India announced that tickets for IPL season 3 will be available for purchase through Vodafone mobile phones at the Vodafone M Shop.
Vodafone customers can purchase DLF IPL season III tickets through Vodafone M-Shop. Vodafone Customers can access M-Shop by dialing 53333 (toll free) or SMS MSHOP to 53333. Customers can also buy tickets by logging into Vodafone Live or www.vodafone.in.
Vodafone will also allow users to select seats in a particular stadium by guiding them through a detailed step by step process.
The DLF IPL 3 tickets will be exclusively sold by Vodafone. Once a ticket has been booked, customer will receive an SMS acknowledgment confirming the payment, users can then collect their tickets from select Vodafone stores or get it delivered to their door steps through a courier service.
Payment can be made through Credit cards, however, the service will come at a premium and users will have to pay a convenience charge of Rs. 30.
In the press release, Chief Marketing Officer of Vodafone Essar, Kumar Ramanathan said:
DLF IPL is one of the most awaited events in India and we are happy to launch a service that provides our customers the convenience of buying IPL tickets through their mobile phones. Our aim has always been to provide innovative and superior services that benefit out customers and this initiative is another step in that direction
So will you be purchasing your tickets through the Vodafone M Shop, or will you prefer to do it the plain old way?