League News Archives | Hampshire Cricket League

History

Following the formation of the Southern League (SL) in 1969, a general inquiry in 1970 initiated by Noel Fisher showed a widespread interest among clubs tired of the surfeit of draws in ‘friendly’ cricket and looking for a competitive edge with rewards, in the form of promotion, for success.

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Laws 41.8 unfair play and 42 player conduct

The ECB have developed an easy to use online tool to take you through the introduction of Law 41 Unfair Play and Law 42 Player Conduct. It is suggested that all players view the video.  ...

Ground preparation

The wet cold winter will have effects on ground preparation. Here is view of the Wiltshire Pitch Adviser. Ground...

LEAGUE INSURANCE SCHEME DEADLINE

The Hampshire League Committee wish to remind all Clubs that the last date for renewal of The League Insurance Scheme is 20th April 2018. There are two options: Firstly: Finch Group (formerly Paul Jones) Tony Symons ACII  | Manager – Southampton and Isle of...

HCL 45th anniversary game

The very first match of the newly formed HCL was played in 1973. To celebrate this event 45 years ago a match is to be played by the same two teams on the same date at the same venue. Hayling Island CC V Portsmouth and Southsea CC on Saturday 28th April 2018. Details...

Changes to the Laws of Cricket 2018 "Beamers" and Players Conduct

Many of the Laws of Cricket were amended from 1st October 2017.  Law 41 includes the Dangerous and unfair bowling.  The bowling of High Full Pitched Deliveries has been amended to:  Any delivery which passes or would have passed, without pitching, above waist height...