Mumbai: For the match in Mohali on Wednesday, the city hosted over 3,000 guests from across the border. The visitors from Pakistan had come to the country hoping they would see their team go on to win the World Cup. They had bought tickets online for both the semi and the grand finale on Saturday.
Wednesday's outcome when India beat the boys in green took the wind out of their enthusiasm to stay on until the finals. They want to go home now, but they still have the tickets. And these 3,000-odd tickets are up for grabs
Their possessors want to sell them in black, revealed highly placed sources. The black market sales came to light because of intelligence agencies that were tracking every movement of these foreigners since the time they set afoot on the nation's soil.