Tickets for the Heineken Cup quarter-final between Saracens and the Ospreys at Vicarage Road on Sunday 6 April went on public sale yesterday Monday through the Saracens.
Tickets had previously been on sale on a restricted basis to Season Ticket Holders at both clubs and over 12,000 had been snapped up in that period.
The general public can now purchase tickets directly from the Watford based club and over 1200 were sold in the first day of general release.
Saracens have reported that The Rous and East Stands have now sold out and the stadium is now at over 80 percent capacity in terms of ticket sales.
As part of the build-up to next month's Cardiff 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals weekend, ERC has joined forces with the WRU, Cardiff Blues and adidas to develop an annual grassroots community rugby programme targeting young players.
The Ulster Rugby full back, Jared Payne (No 15), has been suspended for two (2) weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin arising from the Heineken Cup quarter-final match against Saracens at Ravenhill Stadium on Saturday, 5 April.