Sri Lanka prepares for World Twenty20 cricket final
7 October 2012 Last updated at 13:29 BST
Cricket fans are eagerly anticipating the world championships final for the shortest form of the game, the World Twenty20.
The tournament's hosts, Sri Lanka, take on the West Indies in Colombo on Sunday.
However there is frustration among some Sri Lankans who have been unable to get tickets for the match.
Charles Haviland reports.