Hampshire Squad Announced For Crucial Surrey Match

On Wednesday 13th June Hampshire face Surrey at The Rose Bowl in their last qualifying match to clinch a semi-final place in the Friends Provident Trophy Series. Hampshire pipped Kent by just 2 runs in a dramatic FPTS clash at Tunbridge Wells on Sunday to go top of the Southern Conference table with 12 points. Hampshire will secure a home semi-final match on Wednesday 20th June if they are victorious in tomorrow’s crucial clash. Victory in the semi-finals would lead Hampshire to the FPTS final at Lord’s. The Hampshire 1st XI Squad announced today: CC Benham, MC Carberry, SR Clark, JP Crawley, SM Ervine, GA Lamb, MJ Lumb, AD Mascarenhas, +N Pothas, BV Taylor, CT Tremlett, SD Udal, *SK Warne Warne has led Hampshire to four wins and a draw in the last five Friends Provident matches. Tim Tremlett, Director of Cricket made the following comment ahead of tomorrow’s exciting match: “Shane Warne is in tremendous form and following Sunday’s tense finish at Tunbridge Wells is very much looking forward to tomorrows match.” Paul Terry, Team Manager added: “We’re in a good place ahead of this match, it’s where we’d like to be, only one game away from a very important home semi-final. The team is ready!” Ticket are available on the gate for tomorrow’s match. Match details: Gates open at 8:45 – Match starts at 10:45 Interval at 14:15 – Second Session – 15:00 Scheduled End – 18:30 Admission : Adult - £18 Senior Citizen/Student - £14 Junior (U16) - £7 Parking available at The Rose Bowl - £7 per vehicle.
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