London - Olympic organisers are putting nearly 1 million more tickets
on offer in the latest round of sales for the London Games.
The organising committee says the tickets will go on sale online starting on Friday.
tickets will be available on first-come, first-served basis to the
nearly 1 million people who applied in previous rounds but came up empty
Included are tickets for the opening and closing ceremony and the 100m athletics final.
priority will be given to the 20 000 people who were unsuccessful in
the initial ballot and missed out again in a second sale. Those
customers will be given 31 hours exclusive access.
After that, the
1 million people who applied in the initial ballot but were
unsuccessful will then have an exclusive 5-day sales period.