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Hoppy Update – Meeting with 2005 Ashes Hero

We have received the following short message from Ian Hopton:

“…Hampshire CCC are knocking about in Cape Town. They playing against the Cobras and Western Province. Was having a chat with Simon Jones today in the gym at WP.”

Alas, Hoppy’s hopes of making the Play Offs with Western Province have ended. He has mentioned that Results & League Tables can be accessed via this site: Read more

Accommodation needed for Ian Hopton

We need to help Ian find somewhere to live this season. It would be great if we can find a member who would be prepared to let Ian have a room for a nominal rent for 4 months.

Ian was a regular in the Stoke sides last year, also playing a great part in our run to the Surrey Championship T20 Final; and returned to South Africa in November to play cricket for Western Province as their overseas player. Read more