Opinion: When Tickets Are Cancelled, Who Really Misses Out?
By: Katy Roxburgh | UK Fans Trust Last week, news broke that New Zealand Rugby had nullified what it deemed ‘fraudulent’ tickets. These tickets weren’t fakes, knock-offs or bad copies, they were in fact already purchased, genuine tickets. Their crime? They had been re-sold. The match in question will... Read more
NZ Organizers Cancel Valid Tickets Due to Resale
More than 700 tickets to a New Zealand Rugby match against South Africa were cancelled because they were sold through resale sites. The match is set to take place in Wellington at Westpac Stadium on July 27 and is nearly sold out. However, now many fans who bought tickets... Read more
LA Galaxy Refunds Hundreds of Tickets Following Sudden Cancellations
Some soccer fans missed out on the highly-anticipated soccer match between Los Angeles Galaxy and Los Angeles Football Club earlier this week after their tickets were abruptly cancelled ahead of the match. According to LA Galaxy, some tickets in the LA Galaxy supporter sections were under investigation and cancelled... Read more
Despite Poor Sales, Winnipeg NFL Organizers Won’t Drop Prices
The Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers are slated to play a pre-season Week 3 game next month at a stadium in Winnipeg, but tickets aren’t selling well. However, organizers are calling the game “premier” and won’t lower the expensive prices. The game is set to take place on... Read more
PNC Offers Free Lawn TIckets to FGL Fans Who Missed Gig During Storm
Last Thursday, Florida Georgia Line fans came out to the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey, but rain and misleading signs caused some fans to miss the show. Now, Live Nation is offering ticketholders free lawn seats to another show this summer. On July 11, Holmdel was... Read more
WWE’s MSG Show Faces Sluggish Sales Ahead of Fall Event
WWE is returning to New York City’s legendary Madison Square Garden later this year for the first time in a decade, however, the show’s sales are reportedly low. Live tapings of Raw and SmackDown Live will take place on September 9 and 10, which will be the first time... Read more
CMA Confirms Viagogo Contempt Case Continues
Although Viagogo is celebrating a legal ruling that said the ticketing site had complied with a court order from last year, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has confirmed that its contempts of court proceedings will still continue. A day after Google suspended Viagogo from using its search engine... Read more
Rival Ticketing Firm Works With Ticketmaster During Client Transition
The ticketing firm Rival is working with Ticketmaster to help its first client – Kroenke Sports & Entertainment – transition as its contract with AXS closes this summer. This is familiar territory, since Rival’s founder Nathan Hubbard was the former CEO of Ticketmaster. Kroenke’s contract with AXS will end... Read more
Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Partners With StubHub
Las Vegas Events announced an exclusive partnership with StubHub as the official secondary and fan-to-fan ticketing site of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. The Rodeo, which is an annual event a part of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, is held each December at the Thomas & Mack Center in... Read more
Soccer Fans’ Tickets Abruptly Cancelled Ahead of LA Galaxy, LAFC Game
Los Angeles Galaxy and Los Angeles FC are slated to face each other tonight in a highly-anticipated match at Dignity Health Tennis Center. However, ahead of the match, hundreds of tickets have been cancelled, which fans are say happened because of an ‘unjust bias.’ On Wednesday, a statement was... Read more