Guide: Glamorgan v Hampshire

9 Aug 2018 | Cricket
Hampshire are the next visitors to Sophia Gardens Cardiff tomorrow in the Vitality Blast, with a slightly later start of 7pm. Here’s a helpful guide of all the action, on and off the field.

Friday 10th August

Gates Open: 5:30pm 
Match Starts: 7:00pm

Please be aware of the later timings than our usual Friday Vitality Blast matches (30 minutes)


On-The-Day Ticket Sales & Collection

Ticket Booth by Gate 2 – Open from 10:30am

           Adults – £19

 Students – £10

           U17s – £5


Purchase your ticket online before midnight tonight (Thursday 9th August) and save £3! Print at home (in black ink, not colour) or collect from the Ticket Office on the match day.

All U17s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Seating at Glamorgan Cricket's Vitality Blast matches in Cardiff are unallocated, so you can choose your view of the action! 



There is no public car parking available at the Stadium. There are a number of independent car parks located throughout the city, visit


During the Vitality Blast campaign, we will have an array of local street food vendors offering an international selection for you. We are excited to welcome The Bearded Taco, Spicer Meat Wagon, Flour’d Up, Fritti Italian and Lilo’s Pasta, along with our regular vendors of Burgers, Noodles, Urban Jungle, Ice Cream and Dinky Donuts.

You will also be able to get a hot meal – to eat in or take away – from the Legends Lounge, in the National Cricket Centre for £8.


There will be multiple public bars located around the venue offering a full range of beverages. The Dead Canary will also be here, along with a Pimm’s stand and a Real Ale bar. You will be able to find this wide selection underneath the Castell Howell Stand and Foster’s Grandstand.

Help Glamorgan stay green and use our Green Goblets, with deposits for plastic pint glasses being £1.

There will be free water refill units available from underneath the Castell Howell Stand and on the back lawn.


The latest weather forecast for Friday is varied, so please prepare appropriately for your visit.


There are plenty of activities going on around the stadium to keep you entertained. You’ll be able to test your cricket skills in the SPTS Youth Zone with Glamorgan Cricket, scale the Boulders climbing wall or try golf and other sports.

There will also be live music underneath the Castell Howell Stand by local band Jammy Duo. We will host a player signing session after the match in front of the Discover Leeks Pavilion. All of these activities are free, so beat the queues and come down early.