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The Northlands Road ground has now been sold for housing, and a new ground, the Hampshire Ageas Bowl has been built near the M27. It opened for first-class cricket in 2001 and now has Test status.
Rail: Hedge End Station (Eastleigh - Fareham line) is two miles from ground. There is a bus service to the ground. Southampton Airport Parkway Station (London - Bournemouth/Poole line) is approximately 10 minutes by car from ground.
How to get to the Ageas Bowl
Address: The Ageas Bowl,
Botley Road, West End,
Southampton,
Hampshire.
SO30 3XH
Tel: 023 8047 2002
e-mail: enquiries@ageasbowl.com
Admission Charges / Advanced Sales   Adult Junior Students (and over 60s except T20)
County Championship21.00 / 16.00 5.00 / 5.0016.00 / 11.00
One-Day Cup21.00 / 16.00 5.00 / 5.00 16.00 / 11.00
Twenty2025.00 / 21.00 5.00 / 5.0022.00 / 18.00

The Rose Bowl

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Old Ground

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May's Bounty Ground, Basingstoke

Bounty Road RG21 2DR. It's a fairly nondescript field, reached through about a mile of fairly nondescript Basingstoke. Was dropped, along with Portsmouth, so all Hampshire cricket could be concentrated at the Rose Bowl, but now in use again (not an ideal pitch to bat on).
Tel: 01256-473646

United Services Officers Ground, Portsmouth

Burnaby Road PO1 2EJ. By the railway, midway (half a mile) between Portsmouth Harbour and Portsmouth & Southsea stations. Surrounded by an eclectic range of building styles. Possesses the heaviest roller in the country (5 and a half tons). But in 1999, after a visit by ECB ground inspector Harry Brind, requested by the Portsmouth groundsman, the field was ruled as unfit for first-class cricket, and its scheduled fixtures for 1999 were transferred to other grounds.
Tel: 01705-830125
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