In a heartwarming initiative, the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) has announced free tickets for students of classes VI to XII from all government schools in Telangana to attend the highly anticipated India vs England test match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Uppal.

Scheduled from January 25 to 29, this cricketing extravaganza promises to be a thrilling experience for the young cricket enthusiasts.

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To avail of this generous offer, students must don their school uniforms, presenting a visual testament to the unity and camaraderie that sports can foster among the youth. The HCA aims not only to promote cricket but also to encourage a sense of community and pride among students as they cheer for the nation.

Each attending student will be treated to a complimentary lunch, ensuring that their day at the stadium is not only filled with the excitement of the game but also with the joy of sharing a meal together. This thoughtful addition to the initiative underscores the HCA’s commitment to making this sporting event a memorable and inclusive experience for the young attendees.

For interested educational institutions, the process is simple. They can confirm their participation by sending a confirmation email to the Chief Executive Officer at or by meeting in person at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad, on or before January 18. This proactive approach ensures a smooth and organized execution of this commendable initiative.

In a world where sports can serve as a unifying force, the HCA’s decision to open its doors to students reflects a commendable effort to foster a love for cricket and build lasting memories for the youth of Telangana.

As the dates draw near, anticipation and excitement are sure to build, echoing the cheers of the enthusiastic students who will be witnessing the spectacle live from the stands.

By Ritik Sharma

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