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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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Umpire and scorers courses

The Hampshire Association of Cricket Officials will be running a number of Umpire and Scorer training courses over the coming winter.  Courses will cost £30, payable at the time of booking, and need to be booked direct with the ECBACO using the appropriate link....

World cup 2019 volunteers

    There are 5 ICC World Cup matches at Hampshire Cricket’s Ageas Bowl next June 5,10,14,22 & 24 - last day to apply 14 September There is more information about the opportunity on the ECB website: https://bit.ly/2wD6F9N Please do not hesitate to get in touch for...

Opportunity to play in Australia

Thinking of playing overseas in Australia this winter. YOBS CC in Bussleton Western Australia are looking for a player. Standard Hampshire  Div 1 Airfare / Accommodation paid for If interested please contact Steve Taylor on 07860...

Averages 2018

Remember that averages have to be submitted by 14th September 2018. The spreadsheet is downloadable from the website. Submit the spreadsheet to your results secretary, of the league that team played in all season. Different teams from the same club send their averages...

Vic Loveless

It is with deep regret we have to announce the passing away on Thursday 12th July, of one of the HCL league' Vice Presidents, Vic Loveless

CURRENT GROUND CONDITIONS

Ground Reports are showing that a number of pitches and outfields, particularly in the Regional Divisions, are suffering from the current extreme weather conditions, at least one match having been abandoned when both teams agreed that it was dangerous. A frequent...

England Football 7th July

You will be aware that, should England make it that far, they will be playing in the World Cup Quarter Final on Saturday 7thJuly at 3pm. This is obviously in the middle of league cricket matches. As wonderful as it would be to think that this will have no effect on...

Security

It seems that cricket pavilions have been targeted during the matches. So make sure that the pavilion is secure during the game, if not make sure that valuables are stored safely.

GDPR

As you are aware on Friday 25th May a new data protection regulation comes into force. Due to this new regulation, we've updated our Privacy Policy Clubs must ensure that they comply with the new law and can find more information on the ECB website We have also...