County Cricket Round-Up - 16th July 2013

There was more joy for the nation's batsmen as runs flowed on another sunny day around the country. Laurie Evans and Rob Key both reached three figures for their sides, while Sean Ervine, James Taylor, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Michael Lumb and Ateeq Javid all prospered.
16 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 15th July 2013

Round 13 of the LV= County Championship kicked off around the country today, with the batsmen enjoying the best of the sunny conditions. There were centuries for both Murray Goodwin and Michael Carberry.
15 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 14th June 2013

There were wins for Warwickshire, Hampshire, Essex, Worcestershire, Lancashire, Yorkshire and Northamptonshire in the day's Friends Life t20 action.
14 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 13th July 2013

A round-up of the latest county cricket action plus a look ahead to tomorrow's Friends Life t20 matches.
13 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 12th July 2013

There were wins for Durham, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Glamorgan and Middlesex in the evening's Friends Life t20 matches. Meanwhile, at Cheltenham, Kent and Gloucestershire set up a last day run chase in their LV= County Championship Division Two match.
12 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 11th July 2013

There is a new leader in Division Two of the LV= County Championship, while there were wins for Durham, Warwickshire and Kent elsewhere on an entertaining day on the county circuit.
11 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 10th July 2013

Somerset's season continues to drift towards cricketing disaster as they were humbled inside three days by new LV= County Championship Division One leaders Sussex.
10 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 9th July 2013

There were starring roles played by Varun Chopra, Chris Rushworth, Steven Mullaney and Simon Katich as the twelfth round of the LV= County Championship continued around the country.
9 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 8th July 2013

The LV= County Championship made a return as the Friends Life t20 takes a break before its return in earnest at the weekend. There were good performances today from Mark Footitt, Michael Yardy, Varun Chopra and James Vince
9 July 2013

Southampton Schools Benefit From LV= SOS Kit Aid Day

Schools from the Southampton area who have limited or no access to sports equipment are set to receive cricket and rugby kit donated to LV= SOS Kit Aid at The Rose Bowl on the 14th September. The day represents the next step in the award-winning scheme’s ambitious pledge to recycle an incredible 20,000kgs of sporting equipment by the end of the year.
12 September 2011

Shahid Afridi Set For Royals Return

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is set to feature for Hampshire in their Friends Life t20 quarter-final, the club has confirmed. Afridi missed the final match of the group stage of the competition following the death of his father but has since expressed his intention to play for the Royals once again.
29 July 2011

Nic Pothas Sidelined By Appendicitis

Hampshire wicket-keeper Nic Pothas has been ruled out of any cricket for two to three weeks after undergoing an emergency appendix operation. He was diagnosed with appendicitis having been suffering with stomach pains and was operated on successfully at Southampton General hospital.
6 July 2011

Transport Options Increased For Rose Bowl Test

In a move that will help cricket fans trying to get to and from the England v Sri Lanka npower Test match that is taking place at The Rose Bowl from 16 – 20 June 2011, 700 additional on-site car parking spaces and a number of extra bus journeys connecting the ground with Southampton Central Station, have been secured.
9 June 2011

Hampshire Cricket Partners With Virgin Atlantic

Hampshire Cricket Limited today [Thursday 2nd June] announced the signing of a one year partnership with Virgin Atlantic. The deal will see the iconic brand become an Official Travel Partner to the club. It will also mean Virgin Atlantic will have a presence at key events in the Rose Bowl calendar including a number of the Hampshire Royals’ Friends Life t20 competition fixtures and the immensely popular ‘Business South’ exhibition held at The Rose Bowl in February 2012.
2 June 2011

Hampshire Hoping Afridi Can Still Feature

Hampshire have confirmed that Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi will not be available for the start of the Friends Life t20 competition but they are pushing hard to retain his services. Afridi has had his No Objection Certificate (NOC) revoked by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) after he announced his decision to retire from international cricket.
1 June 2011

Hampshire Link Up With Barbados Tourism Authority

Hampshire Cricket is pleased to announce that their shirt sponsor for the 2011 Friends Life t20 campaign is the Barbados Tourism Authority. The deal means the Barbados Tourism Authority becomes Official Twenty20 Shirt Sponsor and Travel Partner to Hampshire Cricket and The Rose Bowl. The Royals, therefore, will feature the "Visit Barbados" logo on the team’s new yellow T20 shirt.
31 May 2011

Myburgh An Injury Concern For Hampshire

Hampshire will wait on the fitness of Johann Myburgh as they prepare to host local rivals Sussex in a key LV= County Championship match at The Rose Bowl from 4th May. Youngster Benny Howell has been drafted into the matchday squad and a decision on Myburgh's participation will be made on the morning of the match.
3 May 2011

Jones And Pothas Return For Hampshire

Hampshire will be able to call upon fit-again fast bowler Simon Jones and wicket-keeper Nic Pothas when they take on Somerset in their LV= County Championship match from 27th April at The Rose Bowl. Jones took four wickets in Hampshire's opening Clydesdale Bank fixture against Warwickshire having suffered a groin injury earlier in the season while Pothas returns having been ruled out with a groin problem.
26 April 2011

Hampshire Cricketers Help Disabled Team Prepare For New Season

Hampshire cricketers James Tomlinson and David Griffiths have taken part in a pre-season coaching session with the Hampshire Elite Disability Cricketers at The Rose Bowl. James and David put the Hampshire Disability Players through their paces ahead of the team’s first game against Essex on May 8th as their Hampshire team mates took part in their first day of the First XI’s friendly against Bradford/Leeds UCCE.
20 April 2011

Hampshire Confirm Paris Smith Partnership

Hampshire Cricket is delighted to announce an exclusive partnership with Paris Smith Solicitors. The Southampton-based firm – which is one of the largest independent regional firms of solicitors and Planning Consultants in Central Southern England – will be the club’s official legal partner.
14 April 2011