A record number of fans have secured their tickets for the big local derby between Birmingham Bears and Worcestershire Rapids in the first 48 hours of the T20 priority window.

Over 5,000 tickets have already been snapped up during this first priority window, which will remain open until general sale which opens from 10am on Wednesday 9 March.

During this window tickets are available for the fixture against the Rapids, taking place on Friday 24 June, at the very best prices from just £13, while under 12s go FREE. Tickets for 12 to 15-year-olds are only £5.

Tickets are currently available to those who have priority access for the Rapids match only, with access then opening for all home Bears T20 games from 10am on Tuesday 1 March.

During the second priority window, tickets will be available for only £10 for our home opener against Northants Steelbacks on Thursday 26 May. Tickets for all other games will be on sale from only £13.

All ticket prices will rise from 10am on Wednesday 9 March when tickets will go on sale and Early Bird tickets will become available from £15. There will only be a limited number of Early Bird tickets available for each match.

Fans can get immediate access to our priority window by registering for free online at edgbaston.com/bears.