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White calls for new t20 comp

Daily Echo: Giles White

8:00am Friday 30th January 2015

Hampshire director of cricket Giles White wants the County Championship to be restructured to make room for a new domestic T20 league.

White: The cap fits for Hampshire

Daily Echo: Giles White

7:00am Friday 30th January 2015

GILES White has confirmed Hampshire are not affected by the reduction of county cricket’s salary cap.

Hants star is out for 99

Daily Echo: James Vince

4:07pm Wednesday 28th January 2015

James Vince made 99 in his second game as England Lions captain.

Carberry wins Big Bash title

Daily Echo:

12:06pm Wednesday 28th January 2015

Michael Carberry held his nerve as the Perth Scorchers won the Big Bash final - with a dramatic last-ball win against the Sydney Sixers.

Eastleigh crash to rare home defeat

Daily Echo: Richard Hill

11:03pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

EASTLEIGH crashed to a second defeat in three home games - to a goal by a former Havant & Waterlooville striker.

Vince can't wait to become skipper

Daily Echo:

6:00am Saturday 24th January 2015

JAMES Vince is looking forward to the challenge of captaining England Lions during the one-day series against South Africa A that starts tomorrow.

The match that still reduces Hampshire Cricket skipper Jimmy Adams to tears

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 23rd January 2015

HE has won five trophies in the last six seasons with Hampshire, but it is an early-season County Championship match that still reduces Jimmy Adams to tears.

Vince: "It's a huge honour to captain England Lions"

Daily Echo: James Vince

10:37am Thursday 22nd January 2015

James Vince admits it was a "huge honour" to be asked to captain the England Lions one-day side.

Jimmy Adams on fatherhood, his childhood and the ups and downs of his Hampshire career

Daily Echo:

7:00am Thursday 22nd January 2015

IT promises to be a very busy summer for Hampshire captain Jimmy Adams.

Trott praise for England Lions centurion Vince

Daily Echo:

10:23am Wednesday 21st January 2015

JAMES Vince's maiden England Lions hundred, a heroic 152 not out, has secured a draw against South Africa A.

Hampshire star set to captain England

Daily Echo: JAMES VINCE (LMI Photography)

6:00am Wednesday 21st January 2015

JAMES Vince is set to be named as captain of the England Lions one-day side after continuing his impressive form against South Africa A.

Bransgrove backing for 'English Premier League'


10:41pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

Hampshire chairman Rod Bransgrove insists it is not too late to introduce a new-look T20 competition.

Vince continues fine Lions form

Daily Echo:

6:02pm Tuesday 20th January 2015

James Vince's outstanding England Lions form continues.

Carberry and Pietersen to face off

Daily Echo: MICHAEL CARBERRY (LMI Photography)

7:00am Tuesday 20th January 2015

MICHAEL Carberry admits he would like to see Hampshire sign one of his Perth Scorchers teammates.

New Forest Marathon organisers seek sponsor

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 16th January 2015

The organisers of the new-look New Forest Marathon are looking for a headline sponsor for the event’s September relaunch.

Vince impresses for England Lions

Daily Echo: James Vince

4:59pm Monday 12th January 2015

JAMES Vince is closing in on his maiden first-class fifty for the England Lions after impressing against South Africa A.

Carberry Bashes Flintoff in Perth win

Daily Echo:

11:01am Thursday 8th January 2015

Michael Carberry struck Andrew Flintoff for successive sixes in guiding Perth Scorchers to another Big Bash victory.

Gosney stars in Totton win

Daily Echo: Mike Gosney

6:18pm Thursday 1st January 2015

AFC Totton scored two goal-of-the-season contenders on their way to a Mike Gosney-inspired 4-2 win against Fleet Town.

Hampshire relishing return to top flight in 2015

Daily Echo:

2:24pm Wednesday 31st December 2014

THERE is much to look forward to for Hampshire Cricket fans in 2015.

Boatmen triumph in derby clash with Stags

Daily Echo:

6:12pm Saturday 27th December 2014

SUPER-sub Jess Walklin scored with his first touch as Sholing beat an AFC Totton side, including the re-signed Mike Gosney, 2-1.

VIDEO: Carberry loses his bat on his Big Bash debut

Daily Echo:

12:29pm Monday 22nd December 2014

Michael Carberry gave a new meaning to ‘throwing your bat at the ball’ on his Big Bash debut for the Perth Scorchers.

Benali: Keep the faith

Daily Echo: Francis Benali heads for home as his Big Run reaches it's conclusion.

6:00am Friday 19th December 2014

FRANNY Benali has urged Saints to keep the faith as they aim to avoid a sixth straight defeat tomorrow against Everton.

Carberry given all-clear for Big Bash

Daily Echo: MICHAEL CARBERRY (LMI Photography)

5:33pm Thursday 18th December 2014

MICHAEL Carberry is expected to make his Big Bash debut for the Perth Scorchers on Monday – despite an injury scare.

Ashes 2019: Ageas Bowl misses out on Test

Daily Echo:

4:51pm Wednesday 17th December 2014

HAMPSHIRE chairman Rod Bransgrove insists he is more determined than ever to bring the Ashes to the Ageas Bowl – despite being denied a 2019 Test.

Hampshire to learn Ashes fate


1:15pm Tuesday 16th December 2014

Hampshire will discover whether The Ageas Bowl has been awarded a 2019 Ashes Test in the next 24 hours.

Le Saux: Saints can win a trophy this season

Daily Echo:

7:35pm Monday 15th December 2014

GRAEME Le Saux insists Saints can finish in the Premier League’s top six – AND win the club’s first major trophy for 39 years.

Burnley striker and ex-Saint Danny Ings takes aim at hometown club

Daily Echo: Tesco workers have thanked Danny Ings for his act of kindness

8:30am Saturday 13th December 2014

AS a boy, Danny Ings dreamed of playing for Saints while kicking a ball with his dad on Netley Recreation Ground.

Hants new boy makes winning return

Daily Echo:

11:01am Friday 12th December 2014

Hampshire new boy Jackson Bird made a winning return to his first full match for nine months – by helping to bowl out South Australia for 45.

Saints starlet's rise from youth football to the Premier League in a year

Daily Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 10th December 2014

JAKE Hesketh is targeting more Premier League action after making his debut against Manchester United – the club his mum and brother support.

Mistake mars Jose Fonte's milestone match for Saints

Daily Echo:

8:00am Tuesday 9th December 2014

SAINTS captain Jose Fonte reflected on a rare mistake during his landmark appearance for the club, admitting: “I should have put it in the stands.”

Hants boss plays waiting game on fourth overseas player

Daily Echo: Giles White

6:00am Saturday 29th November 2014

HAMPSHIRE director of cricket Giles White will wait until he knows which teams have qualified for the Champions League T20 before signing a fourth overseas player for 2015. White is pleased next season’s format suits his overseas-player plans, but it will be several months before he is ready to target a strike bowler for the difficult LV County Championship run-in, when Hampshire are away to Durham, Somerset and – after hosting champions Yorkshire in their penultimate match - Nottinghamshire. He said: “We haven’t secured an overseas player for September yet and we won’t be able to go too far down that route Champions League till we know what teams have qualified for the Champions League, but we’ll be talking to Kyle Abbott and Imran Tahir, potentially.”

COMMENT: Hughes' tragedy unprecedented at first-class level

Daily Echo:

10:16am Friday 28th November 2014

THERE will be more nerves than usual at both ends of the wicket when the first bouncers of the 2015 season are delivered.

Hampshire pay tribute to Phillip Hughes

Daily Echo:

8:02am Thursday 27th November 2014

HAMPSHIRE players past and present have paid tribute to Phillip Hughes, following the Australian batsman's tragic death.

Hants cricketers pray for 'critical' former teammate

Daily Echo:

9:26am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Australia batsman Phillip Hughes remains in a critical condition 24 hours after being struck by a bouncer in a Sheffield Shield match.

Fifth defeat in a row for Totton

Daily Echo:

6:00am Monday 24th November 2014

AFC Totton suffered a fifth successive defeat despite dominating the first half at Shortwood United.

Boatmen take the points, but injury woes continue

Daily Echo:

7:00am Monday 24th November 2014

SHOLING won their first league match of Dave Diaper’s second spell in charge thanks to Mike Byrne’s first goal for the club – but their injury woes continue.

Superb Stoneman is GP3 Series runner-up

Daily Echo:

11:00am Sunday 23rd November 2014

DEAN Stoneman secured second place on the final weekend of the GP3 Series thanks to an emphatic win in the penultimate race.

Stoneman misses out on GP3 title


12:30pm Friday 21st November 2014

Dean Stoneman’s slim hopes of winning the GP3 title were extinguished when he failed to qualify for the penultimate race of the season in pole position.

Diaper targets first league win since return to management

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 21st November 2014

SHOLING manager Dave Diaper is targeting his first league win since returning to management – and the play-offs.

Can cancer survivor Dean Stoneman defy the odds again to win motor racing crown?

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 21st November 2014

CANCER survivor Dean Stoneman could join Lewis Hamilton in being crowned world champion on the final weekend of the motor-racing season.

Rockin' Rod!

Daily Echo:

8:27am Wednesday 19th November 2014

HE has welcomed some of the world’s greatest cricketers to Hampshire, but tomorrow night it will be Rod Bransgrove’s turn to take centre stage.

MOTOR RACING: Stoneman ready for GP3 finale

Daily Echo:

5:01pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

HAMPSHIRE racing driver Dean Stoneman heads to Abu Dhabi for the motor racing season’s finale tomorrow, hoping to help Lewis Hamilton complete a unique British hat-trick.

Winchester City set sights on Whitchurch

Daily Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 18th November 2014

WINCHESTER City manager Paul Masters set his side’s sights on catching leaders Whitchurch after their second-half demolition of Verwood Town.

Matt on par for Wessex Cyclo-Cross League win

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 18th November 2014

TOTTON’s Matt Macdonald (Hargroves Cycles) took the senior win in the tenth round of the Wessex Cyclo-Cross League.

England star Briggs hands out evening cricket awards

Daily Echo:

3:32pm Sunday 16th November 2014

HAMPSHIRE and England cricketer Danny Briggs was the star guest at the annual Southampton Evening Cricket League awards.

Celebrating Romsey's sporting achievements

Daily Echo:

3:17pm Sunday 16th November 2014

THE inaugural Romsey & District Sports awards celebrated several outstanding achievements in 2014.

Finch's Ageas innings makes him a high flyer

Daily Echo:

8:00am Saturday 15th November 2014

Aaron Finch’s record-breaking innings at the Ageas Bowl has been named as the ICC Twenty20 international performance of the year.

Outstanding achievers honoured in Romsey sports awards

Daily Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 11th November 2014

THE inaugural Romsey & District Sports awards have celebrated several outstanding achievements in 2014.

Gosport's FA Cup dream ended in first round goal-fest against Colchester

Daily Echo:

4:57pm Sunday 9th November 2014

GOSPORT Borough’s FA Cup dream was dashed amid a landslide of Colchester United goals this afternoon.

Saints fan Williams dreams of sinking Pompey in cup clash

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 8th November 2014

SAINTS fan Brett Williams is dreaming of scoring the winner against Pompey.


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