Boxing Scores Top Spot On Thursday Best-Sellers
The boxing match between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin later this year took the No. 1 spot on yesterday’s best-selling events list, according to sales data from Ticket Club. Premier Boxing Champions Errol Spence Jr. and Carlos Ocampo followed with a top-selling match this weekend. The World Football Championship,... Read more
Seahawks Penalizing Fans With Fees for Non-Mobile Tickets
The Seattle Seahawks are hopping on the digital first bandwagon, and taking it an extra step further – penalizing fans who want to receive their season tickets in physical form with a $35 add-on fee. The punitive fee only applies to new season ticket holders for the 2018 season,... Read more
Snapchat Enters Ticketing World Through SeatGeek Integration
Not content with cornering the market on interactive face filters, Snapchat has dipped a toe into ticketing, integrating with SeatGeek for in-app purchases. The e-commerce functionality launched with a snapchat story and snapcode on its website for the May 26 match between the Los Angeles Football Club and D.C.... Read more
U.S. Open Tennis Tickets Tops Monday Onsales
The U.S. Open dominates all new ticket listings to kick off the week in the ticketing market, two months before the fourth and final Grand Slam tournament of the tennis season invades New York. Tennis fans can now snag passes to all matches played on Arthur Ashe Stadium and... Read more
Ticket Broker Gifts Two Marines Stanley Cup Tickets After Scam
A scammer ripped off a pair of U.S. Marines with a bogus listing for two tickets to the Stanley Cup finals on Craigslist, but the story had a happy ending when a ticket broker – Roger Jones of VegasTickets.com – saw coverage of the fraud on the news and... Read more
FIFA Files Criminal Complaint Against Viagogo For World Cup Tickets
Before the 2018 World Cup tickets were distributed to purchasers, the secondary ticketing site Viagogo AG already had tickets listed for resale – some for nearly four times the price of the original ticket. Now, FIFA has filed a criminal complaint against the site. The 2018 World Cup is... Read more
Fans Will Get Money Back From Broker If Huskers Win Big Ten Championship
A ticket broker in Omaha is offering football fans their money back for tickets bought to the Nebraska Cornhuskers’ home games this season, but only if the team wins the Big Ten Championship. Ticket Express is running a promotion to build excitement for the team’s new coach, Scott Frost.... Read more
WNBA To Donate Portion Of Ticket Sales To Nonprofits For Women
In an attempt to put thoughts into actions, a handful of WNBA players announced the “Take a Seat, Take a Stand” initiative, where the league pledged to donate $5 from each ticket sold to nonprofits devoted to women’s issues and programs. This $5 donation will apply to single-game tickets... Read more
NBA Finals Games in Oakland Headline Tuesday Tickets On Sale
After roaring into the NBA Finals with a thrilling Game Seven win over the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Finals, the Golden State Warriors are ready to defend their title as league champions. The powerhouse squad lead post-Memorial Day ticket listings for their four potential home games in... Read more
David Wright Signing a Model of Steiner Sports’ New Model for Premium Events
Long known as one of the primary players in the sporting memorabilia world, Steiner Sports has begun to branch out into a new space – premium events allowing fans opportunities to directly interact with their sporting heroes at its New York headquarters. While the idea of an athlete signing... Read more