Eastleigh up with the elite

Hampshire Chronicle: Eastleigh players celebrate their promotion

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

It was one small victory in many this season but it was one giant leap for Eastleigh Football Club.

Nomads awash with medals

Hampshire Chronicle: Xanthe West won a bronze medal for Fareham Nomads in the Salisbury Open Meet.

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

A squad of 36 swimmers from Fareham Nomads Swimming Club entered the annual Salisbury Open Meet, amassing a huge medal haul and an amazing 126 personal best times.

AS IT HAPPENED - Eastleigh 2-1 Basingstoke Town

Hampshire Chronicle: MATCHDAY LIVE - Basingstoke Town v Dover Athletic

1:57pm Friday 18th April 2014

BASINGSTOKE Town are unable to put Eastleigh's title and promotion party on hold at the Silverlake Stadium.

Breaking news Eastleigh crowned champions of the Skrill South

Hampshire Chronicle: Richard Hill's side have won the Skrill South

4:56pm Friday 18th April 2014

Eastleigh have been crowned champions of the Skrill South after beating Basingstoke 2-1 at the Silverlake Stadium this afternoon.

Hampshire football club set for huge TV audience

Hampshire Chronicle: The Turkish TV documentary crew line up with Fordingbridge’s U9s and club coaches

9:03am Friday 18th April 2014

The oldest football club in Hampshire will soon have their story broadcast to around 250 million Turkish people worldwide.

The man Hampshire need to keep in check

Hampshire Chronicle: Shivnarine Chanderpaul

8:56am Friday 18th April 2014

HAMPSHIRE take on a Derbyshire side this weekend aiming to bounce back from defeat against Essex.

Eastleigh skipper aims to bow out on a real high

Hampshire Chronicle: RUSSELL SMITH

9:05am Friday 18th April 2014

Eastleigh captain Russell Smith admits it would be dream come true if his side lift the Gales HSB Hampshire Bowl in his final match as skipper ahead of their semi-final tie against Sandown & Shanklin tomorrow at The Hub (3pm).

Management officials gather for Winchester City Football Club's one year birthday

Hampshire Chronicle: Mayor of Winchester, Cllr Ernie Jeffs, cut the cake for the celebrations (pictured left) with club chairman, Paul Murray (right)

6:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

PAST and present players gathered to celebrate Winchester City Football Club’s one year birthday since it was taken over by new management.

Eastleigh founder eyes 'amazing' promotion

Hampshire Chronicle: DERIK BROOKS

8:48am Friday 18th April 2014

THE founder of Eastleigh FC admits it is hard to believe the club is on the cusp of promotion to the fifth tier of English football.

Boss praises Spitfires' character

Hampshire Chronicle: Sub Lee Peacock celebrates his goal against Dover on Tuesday

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Eastleigh manager Richard Hill has praised the character of his side as they prepare for the biggest game in the club’s 68-year history.

Hants star's arm broken by Tremlett delivery

Hampshire Chronicle: SEan Terry

10:35pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Hampshire batsman Sean Terry suffered a broken arm after being struck by a Chris Tremlett delivery today.

Hampshire sportshall glory

Hampshire Chronicle: Hampshire’s under-13 girls team. Back (from left): Heather Cubbage, Natasha Palfrey, Sarah Hunt, Freya Coe, Jade Clements, Lorna Dockerill. Front: Anya Pigden, Madeleine Wilton, Hannah Childs, Hollie Thurgood, Jasmyn Alllen. Team manager is Southampton

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

HAMPSHIRE enjoyed some impressive results in the UK Sportshall Finals in Manchester.

Top rays landed on the Island

Hampshire Chronicle: Fords Sports SAC present Naomi House officials with a cheque for £1,250. Front (from left) – Ron Wilson (Meon Valley Lions Club), Sarah Hudson (area Fundraiser from Naomi House), Peter Oate (Chairman Forts Sports SAC).

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Some cracking undulate rays have been recorded from Sandown Bay on the Isle of Wight.

Carberry hundred secures Hants win

Hampshire Chronicle: Michael Carberry celebrates his century earlier today

3:45pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Hampshire have won their first match of the season after beating Gloucestershire by eight wickets at Bristol.

Eastleigh within a point of promotion after late winner

Hampshire Chronicle: A late Lee Peacock goal puts Eastleigh within a point of the title. Picture by Ken Dear

10:14pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

LEE Peacock headed a dramatic late winner, two minutes after coming on, as Eastleigh beat Dover to go within a point of promotion to the Skrill Premier.

Hampshire boxer wins national championships

Hampshire Chronicle: 12-year-old amateur boxer George Joy, pictured with his coaches Stuart and George Pidgley from Waterside Amateur Boxing Club, celebrates his National Minors Championship win

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

George Joy marked a special weekend for Waterside Amateur Boxing club by winning National Minors Championships in Manchester.

National champions no match for Solent basketball team

Hampshire Chronicle: Solent Kestrels U18s

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Solent Kestrels U18s are heading to the National Basketball League Final Fours in Sheffield on May 4 after a brilliant win over Birmingham As at Barton Peveril College on Saturday.

Trojans denied Hampshire Hockey Cup upset in penalty shoot-out

Hampshire Chronicle: Piers Everleigh is aghast after fluffing his penalty stroke

5:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Trojans’ bid to reach the Hampshire Hockey Cup final was derailed in a frantic penalty shoot out against Havant in the quarter-finals.

Andover are the champions

Hampshire Chronicle: Southampton players (red/blue) are left trailing by a Fordingbridge break.

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Andover have been crowned champions of Snows Group Hampshire 1, edging out rivals Fordingbridge on points difference in the tightest of title races.

Hill hopes rivals have a tough time

Hampshire Chronicle: RICHARD HILL

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BY the time Sutton United and Bromley kick a ball again, Eastleigh could be home and hosed as Skrill Conference South champions. But in the event the Spitfires do not get the four points they need at home to Dover Athletic tonight and Basingstoke Town on Good Friday (3pm), manager Richard Hill has made it clear he expects those clubs who have raised their game against Eastleigh this season to do the same against their promotion rivals, writes Wendy Gee.

Watson celebrating major success

Hampshire Chronicle: BILLY WATSON

9:38pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

While Bubba Watson was toasting a Masters win last week, another Watson was celebrating victory in the Hampshire Junior Championships.

Hants frustrated but still on course for win

Hampshire Chronicle: Hamish Marshall starred in Gloucestershire's FL t20 win against Somerset last year GSR447V13

7:01pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Hampshire were frustrated by a record partnership on the penultimate day of their LV County Championship match against Gloucestershire.

Vince and Abbott star for Hants

Hampshire Chronicle: JAMES VINCE

7:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

JAMES Vince's first century of the season and Kyle Abbott's impressive debut ensured Hampshire dominated the second day of their LV County Championship match against Gloucestershire.

Run-a-ball century for Bates

Hampshire Chronicle: MICHAEL BATES

1:33pm Monday 14th April 2014

MICHAEL Bates hit a century as Hampshire’s 2nd XI lost their penultimate pre-season friendly.

Hogan is Hampshire darts champ

Hampshire Chronicle: Basingstoke darts ace Paul Hogan.

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Hampshire’s Paul Hogan claimed his second Stubbington Ark Hampshire Open Darts title more than a decade after he won his first.

Hill fears cost of referee's decision

Hampshire Chronicle: RICHARD HILL

5:00am Monday 14th April 2014

EASTLEIGH boss Richard Hill is hoping a failed penalty appeal does not come back to haunt his Eastleigh side in their quest for the Skrill Conference South title.

Tavare holds up Hampshire

Hampshire Chronicle: James Tomlinson

7:41pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Gloucestershire's Will Tavare scored an unbeaten century on his County Championship debut in the Division Two clash with Hampshire at Bristol.

Former pro cricketer to host charity gold tournament

Hampshire Chronicle: Shaun Udal failed to repeat last year's success back at the Rose Bowl last night. PIC: Barry Zee

4:14pm Sunday 13th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE charity is on the hunt for golfing fundraisers in a bid to make life better for elderly people.

Eastleigh move step closer to Skrill Premier

Hampshire Chronicle: Jai Reason celebrates scoring the opening goal

6:28pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Eastleigh moved a point closer to promotion to the Skrill Premier with a 0-0 draw at Chelmsford City but Sutton’s 3-1 home win against Ebbsfleet means the Spitfires still need a maximum of four more points to clinch the title.

Hampshire star makes cut at US Masters

Hampshire Chronicle: JUSTIN ROSE

10:38am Saturday 12th April 2014

Justin Rose battled back from an opening 76 to comfortably make the cut at the US Masters.

Kyle tipped to be a hit

Hampshire Chronicle: Kyle Abbott

7:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

KYLE Abbott has played international cricket in all three formats since he was last in England.

Hampshire star struggles at US Masters

Hampshire Chronicle: Justin Rose in action at Doral.

9:07am Friday 11th April 2014

Hampshire’s Justin Rose has left himself a mountain to climb in his bid for a first US Masters title.

Injury worries for title chasers

Hampshire Chronicle: Eastleigh’s Craig McAllister (blue shirt).

8:30am Friday 11th April 2014

RICHARD Hill will be calling for one big push from Eastleigh’s “walking wounded” to get them over the Skrill Conference South finish line.

Rugby ladies take league by storm

Hampshire Chronicle: Southampton RFC women's team

8:41am Friday 11th April 2014

Southampton RFC’s women’s team have taken their league by storm in their debut season.

Title race going down to the wire

Hampshire Chronicle: Andover (black) can win the league title tomorrow

8:44am Friday 11th April 2014

One of the most exciting seasons in Snows Group Hampshire 1 history will finally be decided tomorrow.

Friendly double for Hampshire

Hampshire Chronicle: SEan Terry

8:37am Friday 11th April 2014

Hampshire's Academy and Second XI sides face Minor Counties opposition in the shape of Hertfordshire and Dorset in 50-over matches on the Ageas Bowl Nursery Ground this weekend.

Title favourites too strong for Romsey

9:18am Friday 11th April 2014

On Saturday, Romsey hosted Andover, who were fighting for promotion at the top of the league, both teams had reasons to play hard for this game. Romsey were fighting for survival and needed a bonus point to help secure their position in the table above Southampton and avoid being demoted alongside Overton. Andover were competing with Fordingbridge at the top of the table and would need maximum points to help on their chase for promotion.

Relegation fight put on hold

9:16am Friday 11th April 2014

ROMSEY Town face an agonising wait to find out if they can still fight for their Wessex top-flight future.

Eastleigh star hits top form after Fulham heartache

Hampshire Chronicle: Ben Wright celebrates his hat-trick clincher

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

A player whose Premier League dream was once ended by England boss Roy Hodgson has put Eastleigh in sight of promotion to the elite level of non-league football.

Rose relishing Augusta battle

Hampshire Chronicle: Justin Rose in action at Doral.

11:34am Thursday 10th April 2014

A ''hungry'' Justin Rose is relishing sneaking into Augusta National under the radar as he looks to claim a second major title in the US Masters.

Kyle ready to roll

Hampshire Chronicle: Kyle Abbott

8:16am Thursday 10th April 2014

WHEN Kyle Abbott makes his Hampshire debut against Gloucestershire at Bristol on Sunday, he will be playing down the road from his only previous English club.

Adams backs Carbs after Hants draw

Hampshire Chronicle: Jimmy Adams and Michael Carberry talk in the field during today's friendly against Middlesex

6:01pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Hampshire captain Jimmy Adams is backing Michael Carberry to return to form in style. The England batsman was out for four and six as Hampshire drew their rain-affected first LV County Championship match of the season against Worcestershire at The Ageas Bowl.

England captains at The Ageas Bowl

Hampshire Chronicle: ASHES BOOST: Mike Gatting

2:27pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Former England captains Mike Gatting and Martin Corry will be the guest speakers at a St George’s Day lunch at The Ageas Bowl next month.

KP offered Trott support

Hampshire Chronicle: Kevin Pietersen

9:50am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Axed England batsman Kevin Pietersen has revealed he tried to help Jonathan Trott after first noticing the problems that forced his early Ashes departure.

Ex-South Wilts star honoured

Hampshire Chronicle: England's first innings came to an end fairly soon after Jimmy Anderson was clean bowled.  Australia then lost three wickets early on after an impressive bowling display by Stuart Broad. However opener Chris Rogers kept a cool head finishing the day on 10

9:48am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Former South Wilts cricketer Chris Rogers has joined the likes of Joe Root as one of Wisden's Five Cricketers of the Year, alongside England women's captain Charlotte Edwards.

Bland tips Rose for Masters glory

Hampshire Chronicle: Justin Rose in action at Doral.

6:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Southampton’s European Tour star Richard Bland has no doubt that fellow Hampshire ace Justin Rose can win the Masters if he gets into contention on Sunday.

Hill not celebrating yet

Hampshire Chronicle: RICHARD HILL

5:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Eastleigh boss Richard Hill admits “the job still isn’t over” as his side moves to within touching distance of the Skrill Conference South title.

Eastleigh just five points away from Skrill South championship

Hampshire Chronicle: Ben Wright celebrates his hat-trick

9:48pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Eastleigh need just five points from five games to be crowned champions of the Skrill Conference South.

Hants hopeful on Abbott's availability

Hampshire Chronicle: Kyle Abbott

8:01pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

KYLE Abbott arrives at The Ageas Bowl tomorrow, with Hampshire confident he will be available until September – despite TWO South Africa tours in July.

Rose grouped with Mickelson and Els at Masters

Hampshire Chronicle: Justin Rose on his way to defeat at the hands of Ernie Els.

5:28pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Hampshire's Justin Rose has been grouped with Phil Mickelson and Ernie Els for the first two rounds of the Masters.


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