Match Preview: Hampshire v Northamptonshire, RL Cup

A 13-player squad has been named for Hampshire’s Royal London Cup match against Northamptonshire Steelbacks at Newclose on the Isle of Wight

Hampshire v Northamptonshire
Royal London Cup
Tuesday 9th August (11am Start)
Newclose, IOW

Hampshire continue their Royal London Cup campaign against Northamptonshire Steelbacks as they return to Newclose on the Isle of Wight for their first game at the out ground since 2019.

Nick Gubbins’ side have won their opening two matches, including a convincing 163-run victory over Kent Spitfires last time out – where they recorded their highest ever List A total of 396/5.

Meanwhile, the Steelbacks followed up their defeat to Yorkshire Vikings with a dramatic win over Essex Eagles.

Hampshire Squad

Hampshire have named a 13-player squad for the match.

Tom Prest stood out in the last game against Kent, scoring 181 – the second highest total by a Hampshire player in List A cricket – while skipper Nick Gubbins also made 117.

With the ball, Jack Campbell recorded figures of 4-44 and Felix Organ had 3-39.

All-rounder Ian Holland has been recalled to the USA squad and will miss the next three games.

Full Hampshire Squad

Nick Gubbins (31) Captain

Kyle Abbott (87)

Toby Albert (15)

Keith Barker (13)

Ben Brown (10)

Jack Campbell

Scott Currie (44)

Aneurin Donald (12)

Dom Kelly

Fletcha Middleton (19)

Felix Organ (3)

Tom Prest (24)

John Turner (6)


Northamptonshire Steelbacks

2022 Season In Numbers


Hampshire's record in List A v Northamptonshire

P: 44, W: 20, L: 22, NR: 2, A: 2

Last 5 meetings:


Tickets for Hampshire’s match against Northamptonshire are now sold out to non-members. Hampshire Cricket and Newclose Members are still able to attend by displaying their relevant Membership Card or valid guest pass on arrival at the ground.


A live stream will be available for the match and a link to this stream will be available in the free-to-download Hampshire Cricket App and at

Both the Hampshire Cricket App and will also host a live match centre with scorecard, statistics and insight available throughout the match.

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