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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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HCL 2019 season

The 2019 season organisation of the Hampshire Cricket League has been finalised. The three documents detail the rationale and which teams are in which leagues. Organisation: [google-drive-embed...

HCL Quiz 2019

The application form for the annual Hampshire Cricket League is now available. This will be the 48th season of running the quiz. Closing date for entry Friday 25th January 2019 Details of entry are on the downloadable form. [google-drive-embed...

Fixtures secretary

The fixtures secretary has no access currently to the internet, which places him in a dilemma as he is sure that there must be emails arriving. He is not ignoring any but once he is able to have normal access to the internet then he will answer all emails. If there...

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...