Mumbai: Mumbai Indians on Thursday announced a special offer for their fans which will give them a chance to reserve the 'best view seats' for all their home matches in the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

The franchise has announced a 'Privilege Offer' for fans having MasterCard or Maestro cards - an exclusive eight-day window to be the first ones to reserve 'best view seats'.

The franchise is providing special access only to MasterCard card customers, enabling them to book seats of their choice, in advance for a limited eight-day window. The tickets available on the team website, can be reserved for all eight home matches this season.

Mumbai Indians will commence the online ticket booking for the rest of their patrons from March 9th while offline ticket sales will commence by March 20th.

Mumbai Indians play the inaugural match against Chennai Super Kings on 4th April while their first home match is scheduled at the Wankhede stadium two days later against the Pune team.

"Watching your favourite team play at the historic Wankhede stadium is an experience in itself. The pleasure of watching the iconic Mumbai Indians in action has no boundaries, especially when you get this chance from the 'best view' seats possible.

"The MasterCard privilege offer is an exclusive opportunity for such die hard fans, to be at the right seat at the right time to get an unmatched experience," Mumbai Indians' spokesperson said.

Mumbai Indians lost to Chennai Super Kings in the final of the last edition.