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1.2 million World Cup tickets sold, organisers say

 1.2 million World Cup tickets sold, organisers say

A man poses for a photo next to the FIFA World Cup Trophy while on display at the Katara cultural village in Qatar’s capital Doha.

Doha – About 1.2 million tickets have been sold for this year’s World Cup in Qatar, organisers said on Wednesday, putting a figure on sales for the first time.

“I think about 1.2 million tickets have already been purchased,” chief organiser Hassan Al-Thawadi told the Qatar Economic Forum, a figure that was confirmed by organising committee officials.