HAMPSHIRE

  • Gautam Gambhir dismissed for 3 against Hampshire in County game September 25, 2013

    Southampton: Discarded India opener Gautam Gambhir's rough ride in county cricket continued as he was dismissed cheaply for only 3 runs playing for Essex against Hampshire in a Division Two County Championship match here Wednesday. The lefthander was dismissed edging a swinging delivery from rightarm pacer Matt Coles to wicketkeeper Michael...
  • Dimitri Mascarenhas to end Hampshire career July 23, 2013

    Southampton: Dimitri Mascarenhas, the Hampshire and former England allrounder, has announced that he will retire from professional cricket for his county at the end of the 2013 season. Mascarenhas, 35, played all 18 of his county seasons with Hampshire after making his firstclass debut in 1996. He was selected to...
  • Princeton University evacuates campus after bomb threat June 12, 2013

    Princeton University evacuated its sprawling campus in New Jersey on Tuesday after receiving a bomb threat to multiple buildings, the latest of threats that have disrupted schools, government buildings and air travel across the country the past two days. "This is NOT a test. There has been a bomb threat to...
  • Australian allrounder Glenn Maxwell joins Surrey June 9, 2013

    London: English county side Surrey announced on Saturday that they have signed Australia allrounder Glenn Maxwell for this season's domestic Twenty20 championship. The 24yearold has played nine Twenty20 internationals and was a member of the Hampshire squad that triumphed in last year's English Twenty20 competition. "Glenn is one of the most...
  • Sohail Tanvir wants to shed T20 specialist tag May 15, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan's leftarm pacer, Sohail Tanvir is looking at a full season with English county, Hampshire to shed the tag of being a specialist T20 player. Tanvir, who will leave later this month to join Hampshire for a full season after getting clearance from the Pakistan Cricket Board, said he wanted...
  • Essex grateful for England captain Alastair Cook April 30, 2013

    London: Essex were glad to have England captain Alastair Cook on board for a rare County Championship appearance as 15 wickets fell on a dramatic first day against Hampshire at Chelmsford on Monday. The opening batsman finished the opening day of this fourday Second Division clash unbeaten on 25 in...
  • Vikram Chatwal, arrested for allegedly carrying drugs, released April 5, 2013

    New York: IndianAmerican hotelier Vikram Chatwal, arrested earlier this week at a Florida airport for allegedly carrying drugs, has been released on bond. According to the TMZ website, the citybased millionaire hotel owner was arrested on April 2 at the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport after Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials...
  • US: South Dakota to allow teachers to carry arms March 9, 2013

    Pierre: South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard signed into law on Friday a measure allowing the state's school districts to arm teachers and other personnel with guns, the first of its kind since the Connecticut school shooting. Supporters say the so-called sentinels could help prevent tragedies such as December's shooting at Sandy...
  • Hundreds of flights cancelled as storm pounds eastern US December 28, 2012

    Washington: A powerful winter storm forced the cancellation of about 200 US flights on Thursday, snarling holiday travel as heavy snow and high winds pummeled the northeastern United States. The National Weather Service forecast 12 to 18 inches (30.5 to 46 cm) of snow for northern New England as the storm...
  • Watch: Kid Rock rocks it for Romney at last rally November 6, 2012

    Kid Rock and the Romneys were given a rousing welcome at their rally arena in New Hampshire, where Republican candidate Mitt Romney gave his last campaign speech. ...
  • Romney ends campaign with rally in New Hampshire November 6, 2012

    Kid Rock and the Romneys were given a rousing welcome at their rally arena in New Hampshire, where Republican candidate Mitt Romney gave his last campaign speech. ...
  • US elections: First results out from New Hampshire November 6, 2012

    Washington: The first results of the US Presidential elections, by tradition, were tallied in Dixville Notch and Hart's Location, New Hampshire, shortly after midnight on Monday. President Barack Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney each received five votes in Dixville Notch. In Hart's Location, Obama got 23 votes to 9...
  • US: Obama, Romney fighting it down till the end November 6, 2012

    Obama and Romney face the verdict of voters on Tuesday after a long and bitter White House campaign, with polls showing them deadlocked in a race that will be decided in a handful of states where it is extraordinarily close. ...
  • US: Full house at Mitt Romney's last rally in New Hampshire November 6, 2012

    It was a festive atmosphere at republican candidate Mitt Romney's last rally in New Hampshire before the US Presidential elections. New Hampshire is one of the nine swing states and has four electoral college votes. ...
  • US Elections: Obama, Romney pursue last votes in deadlocked race November 5, 2012

    Sanford: One day left in their stubbornly deadlocked race, President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney are storming through a final exhaustive campaign push Monday that won't end until the wee hours of Election Day in pursuit of every possible vote. Both candidates say the winner will be determined by which...
  • Sialkot register sixwicket win over Hampshire October 12, 2012

    Johannesburg: Sialkot Stallions will go back home with some pride as they pipped Hampshire by six wickets in their inconsequential Pool 1 qualifying match of the Champions League Twenty20 tournament here on Thursday. It was a dead rubber since both the teams have already been eliminated. Auckland Aces had qualified for...
  • CLT20, Sialkot vs Hampshire: As it happened October 11, 2012

    Haris Sohail's unbeaten 63 off 57 balls were instrumental in Sialkot's sixwicket victory over Hampshire in the qualifying match of the Champions League. ...
  • CLT20, Hampshire vs Auckland: as it happened October 10, 2012

    Azhar Mahmood grabbed five wickets and struck a halfcentury as Auckland Aces thrashed Hampshire by 8 wickets. ...
  • CLT20: Know your teams Part One October 6, 2012

    In the leadup to the 2012 Champions League Twenty20, we take a look at seven of the 14 teams in content_cnion for the tournament. Today: Auckland Aces, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Hampshire, Kolkata Knight Rider, Highveld Lions and Mumbai Indians. Auckland Aces Qualification: Winners, HRV Cup Captain: Gareth Hopkins Star value: Martin...
  • CLT20 allows replacements for Titans and Hampshire September 28, 2012

    New Delhi: South Africa's Titans and England's Hampshire were on Friday allowed to replace their injured players Marchant de Lange and Danny Briggs respectively by the Champions League Twenty20 Technical Committee. CJ de Villiers has replaced Marchant in the Titans squad after the 22yearold fast bowler was diagnosed with...
  • Hampshire complete domestic oneday double September 16, 2012

    London: Hampshire completed a domestic oneday double with a dramatic last ball win over Warwickshire in English cricket's 40over final at Lord's on Saturday. Already this season's Twenty20 champions, Hampshire kept their cool to beat Warwickshire on fewer wickets lost with the scores tied. Hampshire captain Jimmy Adams made 66, former...
  • Pietersen woes continue with golden duck August 19, 2012

    London: Kevin Pietersen's woes continued on Sunday when he was bowled for a firstball duck playing for county team Surrey having been dropped by England for the third Test against South Africa for sending provocative text messages. Pietersen sent texts criticising his England team mates and staff to South Africa players....
  • Sexual assault to stealing, boy goes on crimespree August 14, 2012

    London: A 12yearold boy in Britain has admitted to having committed over 20 crimes, ranging from sexual assaults to stealing a model car, in just two months. His crimespree also included a raciallyaggravated beating, harassment, thefts and trying to break into a car, Daily Mail reported. The 21 offences were carried out...
  • Harbhajan goes wicketless in county match July 20, 2012

    London: Harbhajan Singh's barren spell for his county side Essex continued as the veteran offspinner went wicketless in 28 overs that he sent down against Hampshire on the first day of their Division Two County Championship match at the County ground in Chelmsford on Thursday. Although Essex captain Mark Pettini used...
  • Hampshire honour Warne with stand June 16, 2012

    Southampton: Australia great Shane Warne has had a stand named after him at the headquarters of Hampshire, the English county where he enjoyed several successful seasons as captain. "It's a huge moment," Warne told the BBC after the stand bearing his name was officially opened before the start of the oneday...
  • Zimbabwe's Ervine wants to play for Eng February 2, 2012

    London: Zimbabwe's Sean Ervine has expressed his desire to play ODIs for England. The 29yearold played five Tests and 42 ODIs for the African nation from 2001 to 2004 before deciding never to play for them again following disagreements with the cricket governing authorities there. For a player to be eligible...
  • US: Mitt Romney wins New Hampshire primary January 11, 2012

    Concord: Mitt Romney cruised to a solid victory in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday night, picking up steam from his firstplace finish in the leadoff Iowa caucuses and firmly establishing himself as the man to beat for the Republican presidential nomination. "Tonight we made history," Romney told cheering supporters before...
  • Loved people place lower value on material goods March 5, 2011

    Washington: People who are loved and accepted by others feel so secure that they place lesser monetary value on their possessions that those who are not. The research was conducted by Edward Lemay, assistant professor of psychology at the University of New Hampshire and colleagues from Yale University, the Journal of...
  • Titanic survivor to sell off mementoes to pay med bills October 17, 2008

    London: The last remaining survivor of the Titanic in Britain has said she is forced to sell mementoes from the illfated cruise liner to pay for her nursing home fees, reports said. Millvina Dean, 96, is hoping to raise more than 3,000 pounds ($5,200) from selling a suitcase full of clothes...