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Cook returns to form on Ageas Bowl's day in the sun

Daily Echo:

7:26pm Sunday 27th July 2014

IF ever there was a fixture in which Alastair Cook was likely to return to form, it was against India at The Ageas Bowl.

England v India (day one as it happened), The Ageas Bowl

Daily Echo:

10:48am Sunday 27th July 2014

Welcome to live coverage of the second Test to be played at The Ageas Bowl, the third of this summer's series between England and India

Lovren completes £20m Liverpool transfer

Daily Echo: Dejan Lovren celebrates his winner

10:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Dejan Lovren has completed his £20m transfer from Saints to Liverpool.

Bransgrove reflects on "a perfect day"

Daily Echo: Rod Bransgrove

10:21pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Hampshire chairman Rod Bransgrove reflected on the first day of the Ageas Bowl’s second Test and declared: “This is our biggest milestone.”

Maxwell stars for record-breaking Hants

Daily Echo: Maxwell blasts record hundred

9:56pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Glenn Maxwell scored a limited-overs career-best 146, his first Hampshire century, to carry the county to a record-breaking Royal London one-day Cup win over Lancashire Lightning at Old Trafford.

'Getting beyond a joke and our worst nightmare' - Saints fan pens open letter to Southampton FC's board

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1:30pm Sunday 27th July 2014

SAINTS supporter Mark Saunders admits the current situation surrounding his club is “getting beyond a joke” and turning into every fan’s “worst nightmare.”

Ringwood ace Bethany takes first England athletics medal of Commonwealth Games

Daily Echo:

4:24pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Ringwood's Bethany Woodward won England's first athletics medal of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow by taking silver in the T37/38 long jump.

Eastleigh come from behind to draw 3-3 in pre season friendly with Crawley Town

Daily Echo:

1:24pm Sunday 27th July 2014

EASTLEIGH produced a second half comeback to come from 1-3 down to draw at home to League 1 outfit Crawley in a pre season friendly at the Silverlake Stadium, writes KIERAN JAMES.

Van Gaal will speak to Mourinho over claims that signing Luke Shaw from Saints would have 'killed' Chelsea

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1:08pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Louis van Gaal looks set to speak to Jose Mourinho over his claim that signing Luke Shaw would have "killed" Chelsea.

Sholing striker Lee Wort plays for Accrington Stanley in pre season friendly loss to Premier League Burnley

Daily Echo: Lee Wort

7:08pm Sunday 27th July 2014

SHOLING striker Lee Wort came on as a second half sub for Accrington Stanley in yesterday's pre season friendly defeat to Premier League newcomers Burnley.

Delight for Grace Harris in Salisbury racecourse's Saturday night meeting

Daily Echo:

1:52pm Sunday 27th July 2014

IT was a humble handicap that brought unconfined joy for Grace Harris.

Team comes first for King

Daily Echo:

7:53pm Sunday 27th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE ace Dani King admitted England success came before personal glory as she gave up her chance of a track medal in Glasgow to help teammate Laura Trott power to gold in the women’s points’ race.

Ageas Bowl Test: Cook relieved at return to form

Daily Echo:

7:46pm Sunday 27th July 2014

England captain Alastair Cook has spoken of his relief, despite falling agonisingly short of his first century in over a year, as he finally felt like he had made a positive contribution with the bat again on the opening day of the third Test against India.

Marathon man Way claims top-ten finish

Daily Echo:

5:09pm Sunday 27th July 2014

SOUTH coast ace Steve Way will allow himself a few celebratory drinks following his top-ten finish in the Commonwealth Games marathon – but he won’t be going overboard as he continues to try and inspire others.

Winchester runner gets Commonwealth Games ninth

Daily Echo:

5:11pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Winchester’s Louise Damen was the first English runner home in the women’s marathon at the Commonwealth Games today.

Danson on target for England

Daily Echo:

3:01pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Former Trojans star Alex Danson was on target to help England's women's hockey team maintain their unbeaten start at the Commonwealth Games with a 5-0 win over Malaysia – but acknowledged the next challenge won't be so straightforward.

Bell targets another Ageas Bowl century

Daily Echo: HISTORY MAKER: Ian Bell celebrates scoring 100 not out on day one of the second Ashes Test. He became the eighth Englishman to score 1,000 Test runs at Lord’s

12:11pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Ian Bell knows it is time to take personal responsibility to end England's "hurt" against India. - with another Ageas Bowl masterclass.

Arsenal and Saints discuss £16m Chambers deal

Daily Echo: Calum Chambers

1:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Saints are understood to be bracing themselves for a £16m bid from Arsenal for right-back Calum Chambers.

Cook shrugs off KP criticism ahead of Ageas Bowl Test

Daily Echo: England's Alastair Cook appears dejected after India's victory during day five of the second test at Lord's Cricket Ground, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date Monday July 21, 2014. See PA Story CRICKET England. Photo credit should r

10:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Kevin Pietersen is the latest of at least five former England captains to call for Alastair Cook's resignation - but it is advice the incumbent insists he can and must ignore.

Udal: Time to give Root the England captaincy

Daily Echo: Shaun Udal

5:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE legend Shaun Udal reckons Alastair Cook should be replaced as captain by Joe Root.

COMMENT: Hampshire's Ageas Bowl ready for biggest game ever

Daily Echo:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

YOU always know there is a big match coming up at The Ageas Bowl when there are more people preparing for it than there are spectators for a typical day’s play in the LV County Championship.

Hants thrashed at Derby

Daily Echo: MICHAEL CARBERRY (LMI Photography)

9:48pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Hampshire are aiming to bounce back against Lancashire at Old Trafford tomorrow after being thrashed by 136 runs in the opening Group A game of the Royal London One-Day cup on a record-breaking day at Derby.

Terry takes second snooker title in three years

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Terry Azor (Chandlers Ford Central) won the Southampton Billiards and Snooker Association’s snooker singles championship at Shirley Cons club.

Lovren fee of £20m agreed between Saints and Liverpool

Daily Echo:

4:55pm Friday 25th July 2014

Liverpool have agreed a fee believed to be in the region of £20m for Saints defender Dejan Lovren.

Saints beat Cherries to continue perfect pre-season run

Daily Echo:

9:40pm Friday 25th July 2014

Saints won their fourth game out of four in pre-season, with a 1-0 victory away to Bournemouth.

Cherries 0 Saints 1

Daily Echo: Southampton FC coverage from the Southern Daily Echo

7:03pm Friday 25th July 2014

Updates as Saints beat Bournemouth 1-0 in their fourth pre-season friendly of the summer.

Lallana could miss Saints clash through injury

Daily Echo: Adam Lallana has been included in Roy Hodgson's England squad for the World Cup. Picture: Action Images

10:49pm Friday 25th July 2014

Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana could miss the game with his former club, Saints, on the opening weekend of the season after injuring his knee.

Saints teenager Reed signs four-year deal

Daily Echo: Harrison Reed

5:06pm Friday 25th July 2014

Teenage Saints midfielder Harrison Reed has signed a new four-year deal with the club.

Saints appoint Dodd replacement

Daily Echo: Saints draw

4:32pm Friday 25th July 2014

Saints have promoted Anthony Limbrick to the job of under-18s coach.

Wort in Accrington squad to face Premier League Burnley

Daily Echo: Lee Wort

3:19pm Friday 25th July 2014

Lee Wort is in the Accrington Stanley squad to face Premier League side Burnley tomorrow.

Koeman: Bournemouth friendly win an important stepping stone for us

Daily Echo:

10:50pm Friday 25th July 2014

Ronald Koeman believes Saints’ pre-season win over Bournemouth tonight was an important stepping stone towards the new Premier League campaign.

Dani King fails to qualify for Commonwealth Games individual pursuit cycling final

Daily Echo:

1:50pm Friday 25th July 2014

HAMBLE’S cycling queen Dani King has failed to qualify for the women’s individual pursuit final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Hants to play Notts in T20 quarter-finals

Daily Echo: Hampshire celebrate winning the t20 title after beating Yorkshire in the final

9:07pm Friday 25th July 2014

Hampshire will play Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge in the T20 Blast quarter-finals - a repeat of the dramatic last-eight clash of 2012.

Hants ready for 50-over double header

Daily Echo: JIMMY ADAMS

8:11pm Friday 25th July 2014

JIMMY Adams is hoping to revive memories of the best day of his career when he leads Hampshire into the inaugural Royal London One-Day Cup.

Hants to commemorate WWI victims during Ageas Bowl Test

Daily Echo: The hotel under construction at the Ageas Bowl last month

3:44pm Friday 25th July 2014

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and Hampshire Cricket will commemorate those cricketers who lost their lives in World War One during the 3rd Investec Test Match between England and India which starts on Sunday at The Ageas Bowl.

Targett hoping his Saints 'dream' comes true following Shaw's departure

Daily Echo:

2:29pm Friday 25th July 2014

MATT Targett is hoping his “dream” will come true this season when he gets the chance to play for Saints in the Premier League.

Covers on ahead of Ageas Bowl Test - to keep the sun off!

Daily Echo:

9:56am Friday 25th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE groundsman Nigel Gray has had the Ageas Bowl Test wicket under covers – to keep the sun off!

Briggs: Buttler was a future England player, aged 11

Daily Echo: STAR MAN: Jos Buttler on the way to reaching 47 from only 16 balls

9:40am Friday 25th July 2014

YOU could forgive Danny Briggs for feeling a little envious when Jos Buttler makes his Test debut at The Ageas Bowl.

Saints new boy set to face Cherries

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 25th July 2014

New signing Dusan Tadic should return to action for Saints tonight, while wantaway defender Dejan Lovren may also have to make the short trip to Bournemouth.

Saints duo set for first appearances of pre-season

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6:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Goalkeeper Artur Boruc and playmaker Gaston Ramirez could both make their first appearances of pre-season, as Saints head to Bournemouth tonight.

AFC Bournemouth v Saints Picture Gallery

Daily Echo:

9:39pm Friday 25th July 2014

Images from Saints 1-0 pre-season friendly win against AFC Bournemouth at the Goldsands Stadium.

Southampton cliff diver Gary Hunt out to extend lead in Red Bull World series

Daily Echo: Gary Hunt with the trophy

7:42pm Friday 25th July 2014

SOUTHAMPTON’S Gary Hunt aims to extend his lead in the 2014 Red Bull World Cliff Diving series this weekend.

ECB will cover Hampshire tickets losses after poor sales

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

THE biggest marketing campaign in Hampshire Cricket history has ensured a near-capacity crowd will watch the first day of the third Test between England and India.

Hill's 'friendly' fury

Daily Echo: Richard Hill

5:00am Friday 25th July 2014

RICHARD Hill will be having a long, hard think about next summer’s pre-season programme after apologising to his Eastleigh players for “putting them through” Tuesday’s 0-0 draw at Billericay Town.

Dani King: I’m ready to battle teammates

Daily Echo: Dani King celebrating winning gold at the London 2012 Olympic Games

11:06am Friday 25th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE’S queen of cycling, Dani King, is hoping to add a first Commonwealth Games title to her Olympic crown.

Dani King desperate to impress after poor start to Commonwealth Games campaign

Daily Echo:

7:05pm Friday 25th July 2014

DANI King is determined to seize her next chance after a disappointing start to her Commonwealth Games campaign in Glasgow.

Brownlie's Commonwealth hopes not over yet

Daily Echo:

12:32pm Friday 25th July 2014

Hampshire shooter Caroline Brownlie failed to qualify for the finals of the 10m air pistol at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Long Jump into the unknown

Daily Echo: Picture: Action Images

11:13am Friday 25th July 2014

RINGWOOD’S Bethany Woodward is welcoming the chance to move out of her “comfort zone” going into this year’s Commonwealth Games.

Natasha’s perfect send off

Daily Echo: Dame Ellen MacArthur

11:10am Friday 25th July 2014

INSPIRATIONAL sailor Natasha Lambert had a send off to remember from legends Dame Ellen MacArthur and Geoff Holt.

Willis wins Commonwealth bronze

Daily Echo:

10:58am Friday 25th July 2014

Hampshire swimmer Andrew Willis won bronze for Team England in the 200m breaststroke at the Commonwealth Games.




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