Fans now have further opportunities to buy tickets for all five Rugby World Cup 2015 matches at the Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park via tickets.rugbyworldcup.com. Those games include Ireland’s Pool D clash with Italy on Sunday, October 4.
The iconic East London venue, which recently welcomed over 40,000 fans for its first ever game of rugby between the Barbarians and Samoa, will host five matches at Rugby World Cup 2015 including the Bronze final and the Pool D meeting of Ireland and Italy next month.
Rugby World Cup 2015 matches at the Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park:
|France v Romania||23 September||20:00|
|New Zealand v Namibia||24 September||20:00|
|Ireland v Italy||4 October||16:45|
|South Africa v USA||7 October||16:45|
|Bronze final||30 October||20:00|
The additional tickets include a mixture of seats released from completion of venue planning and configuration, hand-backs from the tournament’s commercial programme and Unions, and tickets that have been registered for official resale by fans who can no longer attend matches.
Fans can still be part of what is set to be the biggest Rugby World Cup to date with around 50,000 tickets currently on sale for 29 matches across 12 of the tournament match venues via tickets.rugbyworldcup.com.
The official Rugby World Cup 2015 ticket resale service, which opened on March 24, allows fans to sell tickets for matches they can no longer attend at face value, through a secure, transparent and authorised system at tickets.rugbyworldcup.com.
The official resale programme will run up to and during the tournament. Any ticket posted and not sold through resale 24 hours prior to a match will remain the property of the selling fan for them to use to attend the match.
In order to enjoy the best possible spectator experience and not be let down or misled, Rugby World Cup 2015 is urging fans to only buy tickets from official sources. For more information and to check whether a company or certain website is an official Rugby World Cup 2015 channel, fans can use the ‘Official Checker’ tool located at www.rugbyworldcup.com/buyofficial.
Fans can also buy tickets via the official travel (domestic and international) and hospitality programmes. More details on these programmes can be found at www.rugbyworldcup.com/ticketing.