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Hampshire Captains' Dinner

A night of history and legacy with all twelve living Hampshire Club Captains on Tuesday 28th August

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Prepare for Hampshire Cricket's biggest formal event ever hosted, coming to you this summer, as the Hampshire Captains' Dinner arrives at the Ageas Bowl, seeing all twelve living Club Captains of Hampshire Cricket, past and present, in attendance!

Join us within the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl on Tuesday 28th August to indulge in this once in a generation evening event and commemorate the amazing impacts that these twelve Captains had on Hampshire Cricket.

All proceeds from the Captains' Dinner will be distributed to the Hampshire Cricket Charity, Hampshire Cricket in the Community. To see more about the Charity and their involvement with local communities please click here.

The Event

Tickets are now on General Sale

As this event reflects Hampshire's heritage, the evening itself will embrace Cricket's traditional values.

Dress to impress in your best lounge suit/cocktail dress with the event hosted in the elegant Ageas Ballroom, within the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl, with doors opening at 7pm.

Standard package:

Members' Tickets are available to secure at £75pp from Friday 23rd March and have priority ticket access for three weeks*.

Standard Tickets are available at £85pp or £800 for a table of 10 from Friday 13th April.

* Members can reserve seats for guests within their priority period at a Standard Ticket rate.

Please be advised, when purchasing online, you will need to sign into your online account before purchasing tickets.

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Premium Tables

A host of twelve Premium Tables, each table being named after one of the featured Club Captains in attendance, are available to purchase which include additional benefits such as:

  • Pre-event, private drinks reception for all 10 table guests, including:
    • Complimentary arrival drinks at reception
    • Meet and greet with nominated Captain
    • Photo opportunity with your nominated Captain at premium drinks reception
    • Chance to meet all twelve Captains
  • A 'Premium Captain’s Table’, named after your nominated Captain (one named after each of the twelve Captains)
  • Centrally located table in the ballroom on the night
  • Premium Wines included on your table
  • A comprehensive event programme for each table guest, pre-signed by your nominated Captain
  • Option for an A4 company advert in the event programme (Table purchase only)
  • Specially made commemorative gift for each table guest

Premium Tables are available via enquiry only from 23rd March, with packages starting from £150pp and £1,500 for a table of 10.

If you would like to enquire about a Premium Table, please enter your enquiry at the bottom of the page, or email

Premium tables at £1,250 are now sold out for the event due to high demand, the lowest priced tables are now £1,500.

Please note that Captains will not be sat at Premium Tables for the event.

 The Captains

Be amongst Hampshire's most influential leaders with all twelve living Captains starting from Richard Gilliat to current skipper James Vince attending the event - can you guess them all in chronological order of Captaincy?!

The twelve Captains attending, in chronological order of Captaincy with this great club, includes:

- Richard Gilliat (Captain 1971 - 1978)

- Bob Stephenson (Captain 1979)

- Nick Pocock (Captain 1980 - 1984)

- Mark Nicholas (Captain 1985 - 1995)

- John Stephenson (Captain 1996 - 1997)

- Robin Smith (Captain 1998 - 2002)

- John Crawley (Captain 2003)

- Shane Warne (Captain 2004 - 2007)

- Dimitri Mascarenhas (Captain 2008 - 2010)

- Dominic Cork (Captain 2011)

- Jimmy Adams (Captain 2012 - 2015)

- James Vince* (Captain 2015 - present day)

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For any ticketing or Captains' Dinner event queries please do not hesitate to contact the Ageas Bowl ticketing office.

Phone: 02380 472002 (option 2) - Available Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00