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Sport Tickets for AFL Grand Final at the Gabba sell out in 20 MINUTES

09:05  20 october  2020
09:05  20 october  2020 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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All ticket allocations for the 2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final , Richmond v Geelong Cats at The Gabba on Saturday, October 24 are now sold out . The on-sale date for general public ticketing for the 2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final is Tuesday October 20 at 9am AEST, (10am ADST) via Ticketmaster.

This year's AFL grand final will be very different to previous years with the coveted event held for It's official — this year's AFL grand final will be held in the Sunshine State. The Gabba will no doubt be packed with local fans, eager to witness a historic sporting moment play out before their eyes, rather

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Tickets to the AFL Grand Final sold out in minutes before popping up again on Gumtree at massively-inflated prices.

The historic clash between Richmond Tigers and Geelong Cats at the Gabba in Brisbane is set for Saturday night with the crowd capped at 30,000.

Tickets starting from $185 went on sale to the general public for the first time in 20 years on Tuesday morning, and sold out within 20 minutes.

a stadium with a large crowd of people: The clash between Richmond Tigers and Geelong Cats at the Gabba (pictured) in Brisbane is set for Saturday, capped with a crowd of 30,000 people © Provided by Daily Mail The clash between Richmond Tigers and Geelong Cats at the Gabba (pictured) in Brisbane is set for Saturday, capped with a crowd of 30,000 people

'The AFL is pleased to announce the general public on-sale for the 2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final at the Gabba is currently sold out,' AFL said in a statement.

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“ Tickets , via the Ticketmaster platform sold out in just under 20 minutes this morning. “Further tickets may become available as a result of unused allocations. “As the AFL grand final is being held in the Gabba in Queensland this year, local legislation states that it is illegal for anyone to resell tickets at a

The AFL has confirmed that all grand - final tickets have gone up 3 per cent this year. Actual ticket allocations fluctuate at the AFL 's discretion. This year, Richmond and Greater Western Sydney A 1965 article in The Age talks about how stopping finals tickets being sold at the MCG was designed

'Tickets, via the Ticketmaster platform, sold out in just under 20 minutes this morning.

'Further tickets may become available as a result of unused allocations.'

But scalpers have already listed Grand Final tickets on Gumtree, with some listed for thousands of dollars.

One seller offered two grand final tickets for $2,000, while another is selling four for the same price.

graphical user interface, text, application, email, Teams: Scalpers took to Gumtree to resell the AFL Grand Final tickets at more than what they purchased them for © Provided by Daily Mail Scalpers took to Gumtree to resell the AFL Grand Final tickets at more than what they purchased them for a group of people sitting in a chair: AFL fans are seen sitting side-by-side in a test run of COVID-19 restrictions ahead of the October 24 grand final during the Round 18 AFL match between the Collingwood Magpies and Port Adelaide Power at the Gabba in Brisbane, Monday, September 21, 2020 © Provided by Daily Mail AFL fans are seen sitting side-by-side in a test run of COVID-19 restrictions ahead of the October 24 grand final during the Round 18 AFL match between the Collingwood Magpies and Port Adelaide Power at the Gabba in Brisbane, Monday, September 21, 2020

A Gumtree spokesman called on fans to ensure the 'legitimacy and terms and conditions' of the tickets when speaking to a seller.

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The AFL grand final is headed to Brisbane in 2020, but there are still plenty of things to be sorted out — not least the start time, the crowd numbers and where the other finals will be played. The AFL grand final will be played at the Gabba on October 24.

Get tickets for events at The Gabba , Woolloongabba. Parking restrictions and road closures apply in the Gabba Traffic Area. 15- minute parking limits apply in most restricted areas unless otherwise For more Terms and Conditions relative to the AFL season, please view the AFL 's Conditions of Entry.

'We have strict terms of use that each user needs to accept before listing on Gumtree,' he told 7News.

'As the AFL grand final is being held in the Gabba in Queensland this year, local legislation states that it is illegal for anyone to resell tickets at a price greater than 10 per cent above the original ticket price.'

Furious fans who missed out on tickets took to social media to express their disappointment

'So disappointed to have missed out on AFL Grand Final tickets,' one person wrote.

'Got in the queue half an hour before grand final ticket sale the on sale time, and got in the queue and sold out 20 minutes later. What a joke,' another wrote.

'Damn was gonna try for a grand final ticket but ended up being 13k back in the queue despite clicking as soon as it opened. Think all the tickets are sold out now,' someone else commented.

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