Match Preview: Hampshire Hawks v Surrey, Vitality Blast

A 14-player squad has been named as the Hawks' take on a strong Surrey side in the 2023 Vitality Blast at The Ageas Bowl

Hawks v Surrey
Vitality Blast
Wednesday 31st May (7pm Start)
The Ageas Bowl

Hampshire Hawks’ welcome Surrey to The Ageas Bowl for their second home match of the 2023 Vitality Blast.

It will be the second doubleheader of the season as the Southern Vipers take on Thunder earlier in the afternoon.

James Vince’s Hawks will be looking to continue where they left off last time out, beating Middlesex by eight wickets at The Ageas Bowl on Friday night.

The two sides met on two occasions last year – with Surrey coming out on top in both fixtures.

Hampshire Squad

A 14-player squad has been named for the Hawks’ Vitality Blast clash with Surrey.

Aneurin Donald comes into the squad for the first time this season after returning from his short-term loan at Derbyshire. 

Captain James Vince, fresh off his 88* on Friday, will look to continue his form against a strong opponent.

Full Hampshire Squad

James Vince (14) Captain

Toby Albert (15)

Mason Crane (32)

Scott Currie (44)

Liam Dawson (8)

Nathan Ellis (72)

James Fuller (26)

Ben McDermott (28)

Tom Prest (24)

John Turner (6)

Joe Weatherley (5)

Ross Whiteley (4)

Chris Wood (25)

Aneurin Donald (12)


2022 Season In Numbers


Hampshire’s record in Vitality Blast v Surrey

P: 27, W: 11, L: 16

Last 5 meetings:


Double-header tickets for Southern Vipers v Thunder and Hampshire Hawks v Surrey are available via the link below, while they’ll also be available on the gate on Friday.

Gates open prior to the Vipers match at 2pm.

Click here to buy tickets.

To access match tickets bought online and get into The Ageas Bowl on Wednesday, fans will need to have downloaded the free Hampshire Cricket App.

Information on how to download the App and access match tickets – as well as how to forward them onto family and friends – can be found in our Visitor Guide, available via the link below.

Vistitor Guide

For information on what to expect at The Ageas Bowl during Wednesday’s match please check out our Visitor Guide, available below.

Click here to view our Visitor Guide.


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.

Weather Forecast

Please follow the link to view the latest weather forecast for The Ageas Bowl:

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