var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-41362908-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://' : 'http://') + 'stats.g.doubleclick.net/dc.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
Home / Cricket News / Hampshire face outsiders Glamorgan

Hampshire face outsiders Glamorgan

Hampshire, winners of both one-day trophies last year, have claimed a home tie against the outsiders, Glamorgan in the semifinals of YB40. Nottinghamshire have a home tie against Somerset at Trent Bridge.

Ties are due to be staged on Saturday, September 7 and Monday, September 9. The ECB is expected to announce the dates for each match on Tuesday.

Glamorgan’s place in the semifinals was confirmed when they squeezed a four-wicket victory with seven balls remaining against Yorkshire, driven to victory by 84 from the South African Chris Cooke, to qualify as best runners-up.

They will have a tough task, however, away to Hampshire, winners of Group A, who secured their place with a 41-run win against Derbyshire.

In the other semifinal, Somerset confirmed their place in the last four with a 12-run win against Gloucestershire to win Group C while Nottinghamshire won Group A after outlasting Kent at Canterbury to win by five wickets with 10 balls to spare thanks to a stand of 107 in 22 overs between Alex Hales and Samit Patel.

Check Also

Yorkshire defeat Glamorgan by 90 runs

Despite career-best bowling figures of 4/32 by Colin Ingram, the Yorkshire Vikings defeated Glamorgan by …