Burridge snap up hampshire ace

Daily Echo: SEan Terry

7:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Hampshire’s Sean Terry will play ECB Southern Electric Premier League cricket for newly promoted Burridge this summer – when he is not required for the county.

Lymington boost their squad

Daily Echo: Dominic Hand

6:00am Tuesday 1st April 2014

Simon Beetham, Lymington’s new young captain, has announced three more signings for his ECB Southern Electric Premier League squad.

World Cup stars to play in Southern Electric Premier League

Daily Echo: Cameron Valente

6:00am Tuesday 11th March 2014

Three talented members of the Australia team which reached the semi-finals of the recent ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in the Emirates will be playing in the locally based ECB Southern Electric Premier League this summer.

Lymington appoint Simon skipper

Daily Echo: Simon Beetham

6:00am Wednesday 5th February 2014

SIMON Beetham has described as “the highlight of my cricketing career” his appointment as captain of Southern Electric Premier League Lymington. The 22-year-old all-rounder, who also plays for Dorset, takes the reins following Ali Jaffer’s decision to stand down after one season in the position. Jaffer intends to concentrate on playing MCC cricket this summer.

Calmore sign Aussie overseas player

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

1:47pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

Calmore Sports Club has signed Australian batsman Josh Holden as their overseas player for 2014.

Hampshire Cricket in new partnership with Aussie side

Daily Echo: Giles White

10:05pm Tuesday 7th January 2014

HAMPSHIRE Cricket have formed a new partnership with South Australia.

Morton appointed South Wilts captain

Daily Echo: TOM MORTON

6:00am Tuesday 31st December 2013

Tom Morton has been handed the responsibility of leading South Wilts to a hat-trick of ECB Southern Electric Premier League cricket titles.

Hampshire duo added to England squad

Daily Echo: Joe Weatherley

5:00am Wednesday 18th December 2013

Teenage Hampshire prospects Joe Weatherley and Brad Taylor have been added to a provisional squad of 30 players from which England will select their team for the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in the United Arab Emirates in February.

SEPL sides drawn together in ECB National Club Cricket Championship

10:43pm Tuesday 17th December 2013

Four of the nine local Southern Electric Premier League sides who have entered next summer’s ECB National Club Cricket Championship have been paired together in the opening round on April 27.

Champs skipper steps down

Daily Echo: James Hayward

7:41pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

James Hayward has stepped down as South Wilts captain just months after leading the Bemerton club to a historic ECB Southern Electric Premier League and Southern Electric twenty20 Cup double.

Barber ruled out of trip

Daily Echo: Tom Barber

7:00am Saturday 30th November 2013

A back injury has ruled Hampshire fast bowling talent Tom Barber out of England’s tri-nations Under-19 tournament against Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates in Dubai.

Lew beauty: McManus wins young cricketer award

6:00am Tuesday 19th November 2013

Lewis McManus flew back from an intense England under-19 batting camp in Sri Lanka to pick up the John Millett Memorial Trophy for the Southern Electric Premier League’s Young Cricketer of the Year at the league’s presentation dinner.

Ellingham still aiming high

Daily Echo: Phil Turner

7:00am Friday 8th November 2013

Ellingham are taking steps to improve facilities at their Picket Post ground to boost their prospects of promotion to the Southern Electric Premier Cricket League in the future.

Burridge win title decider

Daily Echo: Burridge get into the party spirit after

8:00am Tuesday 3rd September 2013

Burridge will feast at the top table of local recreational cricket next summer after wrestling the Southern Electric Premier League, Division 2 title from Sarisbury Athletic’s grasp, writes MIKE VIMPANY.

South Wilts complete league and cup double

Daily Echo: South Wilts celebrate clinching the SEPL league and cup double

6:00am Tuesday 27th August 2013

South Wilts have completed a ECB Southern Electric Premier League and Electric t20 Cup double.

Ventnor title hopes given chop by Barber

Daily Echo: Academy spinner Brad Taylor, who bowled a tight spell, in action against Ventnor

6:00am Tuesday 27th August 2013

Ventnor’s faint hopes of catching South Wilts at the top of the ECB Southern Electric Premier League were dashed by a hefty eight-wicket defeat by the Hampshire Academy on the Ageas Bowl Nursery Ground.

St Cross are all but safe

Daily Echo: Wilf Marriott of St Cross gets an edge as Bournemouth wicketkeeper Tom Wainwright just misses the catch.

7:10am Wednesday 21st August 2013

St Cross Symondians are all but mathematically assured of ECB Southern Electric Premier League survival after their match with bottom-of-the-table Bournemouth was washed out at tea.

International century for Bashley star

Daily Echo: Big-hitting Ryan Higgins

8:09pm Thursday 15th August 2013

Bashley’s Ryan Higgins hit an unbeaten century as England beat Bangladesh to reach the Under-19 tri-series final.

Taylor wrecks Ellingham's title chances

Daily Echo: Richard Taylor

7:52am Wednesday 14th August 2013

Ellingham’s Hampshire League County Division 1 title hopes lie in ruins after a blistering one-man assault by Richard Taylor, which saw St Cross Symondians III wreck the New Forest club’s 12-match winning sequence.

Higgins stars but England under-19s are thrashed by Pakistan

Daily Echo: Big-hitting Ryan Higgins

7:54am Wednesday 14th August 2013

Bashley (Rydal) teenager Ryan Higgins hit 65 off 46 balls but was unable to save England Under-19s from another heavy defeat against Pakistan in the tri-Series at Grace Road, Leicester.

Match-winning Oliver's 'Bourne supremacy

Daily Echo: Hursley Park’s Roman Prendergast goes on the attack against Tichborne Park

6:00am Tuesday 13th August 2013

Matt Oliver sits proudly at the top of the SEPL 2 bowling charts after his third five-wicket return of the season swept promotion chasing Hursley Park to a nine-wicket victory over lowly Tichborne Park at The Quarters.

Smith leads OTs and Romsey to SEPL Division 2 safety

Daily Echo: MAX SMITH

6:00am Tuesday 13th August 2013

OTs & Romsey pulled off a dramatic one-wicket penultimate ball win over Langley Manor to secure Southern Electric Premier Division 2 safety.

Hayward century not enough for champs

Daily Echo: James Hayward

6:00am Monday 12th August 2013

James Hayward struck his third century in five matches but was unable to save defending ECB Southern Electric Premier League champions South Wilts from a four-wicket defeat by Lymington at Bemerton.

Bosisto's Totton & Eling return upstaged by Rogers innings

Daily Echo: Will Bosisto

6:00am Monday 12th August 2013

Will Bosisto made his Totton & Eling return, but it was Bournemouth’s Ben Rogers whose innings won the ECB Southern Electric Premier League’s bottom team a precious 20-run victory.

Green leads way for Hampshire Academy

Daily Echo: OLI GREEN

5:50am Monday 12th August 2013

Oli Green and Ryan Scott hit half-centuries and Matt King celebrated a four-wicket return as the Hampshire Academy toasted a 36-run SEPL victory over third-from-bottom Alton at the Jubilee Ground.

Bosisto back with a bang

Daily Echo: Will Bosisto

2:06pm Monday 12th August 2013

After two months out of cricket with an ankle ligament injury, Will Bosisto made his comeback for Totton & Eling at Bournemouth – but finished on the losing side.

Title is South Wilts priority

Daily Echo: Ryan Burl

7:40am Friday 9th August 2013

Defending champions South Wilts hit the ECB Club t20 Cup trail on Sunday – but retaining the Southern Electric Premier League title remains top priority.

Lifeline for Andover

Daily Echo: Mike Adams

6:40am Tuesday 6th August 2013

Andover ended a run of four successive defeats by giving their Southern Electric Premier Division 1 survival prospects a boost with a 68-run win over Hambledon, the side immediately above them in the table.

Bates heroics not enough for Hampshire Academy


8:49am Monday 5th August 2013

The Hampshire Academy pulled off one of the surprise results of the season when they beat Havant in early June.

Title-chasing South Wilts settle score with Alton

Daily Echo: RYAN BURL (picture by Rob Franklin)

8:47am Monday 5th August 2013

Revenge was sweet for Southern Electric Premier League title chasers South Wilts.

Most important match in a decade

Daily Echo: Simon Williams

8:00am Friday 2nd August 2013

Stand-in skipper Simon Williams has labelled tomorrow’s SEPL Division 3 visit to Bournemouth II as Trojans’ “most important match in a decade.”

Sarisbury are back at the top

Daily Echo: David Banks

7:00am Friday 2nd August 2013

Sarisbury Athletic have been reinstated as joint leaders of Division 1 after the Southern Electric Premier League rescinded the ten-point penalty previously imposed following incidents in last month’s match at Liphook & Ripsley.

Hampshire cricketer hits last three balls of match for six to tie contest


6:00am Wednesday 31st July 2013

Veteran Bashley (Rydal) left-hander Ian Britton smashed three sixes off the last three balls of the match so Hampshire Seniors could tie with Kent and qualify for the quarter-finals of the ECB national 50-plus County Championship on account of losing fewer wickets.

Wicketkeeper takes 8-14 in Hampshire League match

Daily Echo: ANDY WEBB

6:00am Wednesday 31st July 2013

Portchester’s Andy Webb returned a remarkable 8-14, including a hat-trick, to send Easton & Martyr Worthy crashing to the Hampshire League County Division 1 basement.

South Wilts are Time lords

7:00am Monday 29th July 2013

South Wilts have a second piece of ‘silverware’ in the trophy cabinet – even though their match with St Cross Symondians was abandoned in mid-afternoon.

Beck's team in world of their own

Daily Echo: Ryan Beck

7:20am Friday 26th July 2013

SKIPPER Ryan Beck wants New Milton to focus on their own game against Sarisbury Athletic tomorrow – despite the prospect of a backlash from the title chasers.

Hayward fires South Wilts to cup final win

10:07pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

James Hayward stole the show with a superb 130 as South Wilts beat Burridge by 72 runs to win the Southern Electric t20 Cup at the Ageas Bowl.

'Stoke make it ten straight wins

8:00am Tuesday 23rd July 2013

THERE is no stopping Southern Electric Premier League Division Two leaders Basingstoke and North Hants as Sparsholt were beaten by five wickets. It extended the visitors’ winning streak to 10 straight games and they are now in pole position for promotion with six matches remaining.

Winning finale for John

Daily Echo: Winning finale for John

7:30am Tuesday 23rd July 2013

WILDGROUND Junior School have been crowned Hampshire under-11 champions.

Trojans slip near drop zone

Daily Echo: Drew Robinson

7:00am Tuesday 23rd July 2013

Trojans are in serious danger of losing their Southern Electric Premier League status after a seven-wicket defeat by Basingstoke & North Hants II left them dangerously close to the Division 3 relegation zone.

Kenway on song for final

Daily Echo: Derek Kenway

7:00am Tuesday 23rd July 2013

Former Hampshire cricketer Derek Kenway warmed up for his Ageas Bowl return in tomorrow’s Southern Electric t20 Cup final with an unbeaten 63, which secured a seven-wicket win for Burridge at Hambledon.

Banks handed five-game ban

8:00am Monday 22nd July 2013

Sarisbury Athletic captain Dave Banks has been suspended and his club hit with a points penalty following series of incidents in the Southern Electric Premier League Division 1 victory over Liphook & Ripsley two weeks ago.

Webb heroics not enough

7:00am Monday 22nd July 2013

Hampshire Under-17 captain Luke Webb hit 81 against his Bashley (Rydal) club-mates but was unable to salvage an otherwise disappointing Academy batting performance on the Ageas Bowl Nursery Ground.

South Wilts get one hand on the title

Daily Echo: James Hayward

6:00am Monday 22nd July 2013

South Wilts are red hot favourites for a second consecutive ECB Southern Electric Premier League title after sending six-times champions Havant spinning to a five-wicket defeat.

Kuwait national side defeated by SEPL XI

Daily Echo: ALEX KEATH

6:00am Wednesday 17th July 2013

The Southern Electric Premier League – with a helping hand from two Australians – beat the Kuwait national side by 24 runs in the opening Pepsi World Cricket League 50-over warm-up match at Newclose.

Shocking dismissal! Kiwi all-rounder given out after hitting ball into electric cables

Daily Echo: Dewayne Bowden

10:22am Monday 15th July 2013

Alton’s Kiwi all-rounder Dewayne Bowden got a bigger shock than he’d bargained for when he smashed the ball into the electric cables straddling Bashley’s cricket ground.

Hayward century not enough for victory

Daily Echo: James Hayward

10:26am Monday 15th July 2013

James Hayward celebrated a second consecutive Southern Electric Premier Division ton as South Wilts posted a formidable 313 – without completing a victory over Totton & Eling.

Shu smashes another six-strewn century for Burridge

Daily Echo: Shu Choudhury

10:30am Monday 15th July 2013

Six-smasher Shu Choudhury blitzed his second consecutive Southern Electric Premier Division One century as t20 Cup finalists Burridge knocked off 255-6 to beat Fawley by four wickets at Botley Road. Choudhury, who belted the Rowledge attack for 187 as Burridge piled up 408 the previous week, led from the front again, hitting 137 as Burridge romped home with almost 14 overs to spare.

Cup finalists in pyjama dash

Daily Echo: Seth Jackson bowling for Burridge in their semi-final victory over Sarisbury

6:00am Wednesday 10th July 2013

Rick Ankers is facing a race against time to get Burridge suited and booted in time for their Southern Electric t20 Cup final date against South Wilts in two weeks’ time.

Bangers and crash! SEPL star ruled out by freak injury

Daily Echo: EDDIE ABEL

6:00am Wednesday 10th July 2013

South Wilts left-hand all-rounder Eddie Abel could miss the remainder of the cricket season – after breaking bones in both his arms!

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