Hampshire Cricket, founded in 1863, is one of 18 First-Class counties in England and Wales.

Hampshire’s major honours include winning the County Championship in 1961 and 1973, whilst the club has won 12 limited-overs titles, including the most recent 2018 Royal London One-Day Cup triumph.

In 2010 Hampshire created history by becoming the first British domestic side to win the Twenty20 competition on home turf and in 2012, completed a historic double by winning the Friends Life t20 and Clydesdale Bank 40.

In 2014, Hampshire won the LV= County Championship Division Two title for the first time, whilst the side reached a record-breaking amount of T20 Finals Days, registering their eighth visit in 2021.