Hampshire v Middlesex Day 4, County Championship, The Rose Bowl Southampton

In my infinite wisdom I decided it would be a good idea to get up at the crack of dawn and drive to Southampton to watch the final day of Hampshire v Middlesex. It wasn't a totally stupid idea, Middlesex had a good day in the middle yesterday with a century from Malan and a win looked feasible. A draw was what beckoned however, but it was a lovely hot day. The first day so far this season where I haven't frozen over... Continue reading

Gallery: Natwest t20 Blast – Middlesex v Hampshire, Merchant Taylors’ School

With slight trepidation, after last weeks double loss at Lord's, I headed to the Merchant Taylors' School in NW London for the Middlesex t20 against Hampshire. Visiting the outgrounds is always a delight, especially when the weather is so beautiful. The school has a lovely setting, and it was a very enjoyable afternoon, even though the result wasn't what the home crowd wanted. Continue reading