HUGE CROWD AT LORD'S SEES RAJASTHAN ROYALS BEAT MIDDLESEX PANTHERS

SHILPA SHETTY BRINGS CRICKET AND BOLLYWOOD GLAMOUR TOGETHER FOR UNIQUE CHARITY MATCH

Celebrity Big Brother and Bollywood Star Shilpa Shetty brings her IPL (Indian Premier League) team, the Rajasthan Royals to Lord’s, the Home of Cricket for a unique charity cricket match in aid of the British Asian Trust.

 Shane Warne & Shilpa Shetty

Rajasthan Royals, the 2008 IPL champions headed by Warne, will play the champions of the 2008 Twenty 20 Cup in England, the Middlesex Panthers, captained by former England International, Shaun Udal. The match will be played in aid of the British Asian Trust, a Prince of Wales’ charity. 

Shetty will bring a touch of Bollywood magic to the event as she cheers on her team.

So whether you’re bowled over by Bollywood or want to see the big hitters, book your tickets for the charity cricket match of the summer now!

DATE: Monday 6TH July 2009

TIME: 4:30pm B.S.T

ADDRESS: 

Marylebone Cricket Club
Lord's Cricket Ground
St John's Wood
London NW8 8QN

TICKET INFO: Book early and receive a 50% discount-those booking before 12th June

·          Ticket prices are £20 for Adults and £5 for under 16s

·          Families booking two adults and one under 16 ticket will get another under 16 ticket free. Combined with the early booking discount, that is only £25 for a family of four when booked before the 12th June

For schools and cricket clubs that purchase tickets:

·          For every eight children's tickets purchased, one adult ticket will be included free

·          Tickets will be on sale from Tuesday 2nd June through the Lord's ticket office on 020 7432 1000 and online at http://ticketsales.lords.org/. Tickets will also be available at Lord's Cricket Ground from 22nd June.

·          For corporate bookings, please contact the MCC Hospitality team on 020 7616 8598 or email hospitality@mcc.org.uk