Hampshire coach Dale Benkenstein says the incentive of Ashes selection was a key reason for the signing of Australian Jackson Bird.
Hampshire sign fast bowlers Jackson Bird and Yasir Arafat for 2015, but release Ruel Brathwaite and wicketkeeper Michael Bates.
Surrey sign 29-year-old Hampshire fast bowler David Balcombe on a two-year contract.
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Hampshire bowler James Tomlinson pays tribute to his side after helping them seal promotion and the Division Two title.
Hampshire seal promotion and the Division Two title with victory at Glamorgan, helped by James Tomlinson's bowling display.
Chris Wood and Matt Coles help Hampshire edge closer to promotion and into a dominant position against Glamorgan.
James Vince and Sean Ervine score centuries as promotion-chasing Hampshire recover from a poor start at Glamorgan.
Hampshire first-team coach Dale Benkenstein believes the county deserve to be promoted to Division One.
Will Smith's unbeaten 142 sees Hampshire stave off defeat as they struggle to a draw against Kent in Southampton.
Sean Ervine hits a ton but Hampshire are forced to follow-on as they struggle against Kent on day three in Southampton.
James Vince makes an unbeaten 64 as Hampshire close on 127-3, replying to Kent's massive first innings total of 507.
Hampshire all-rounder Will Smith extends his contract with the club until the end of the 2017 season.
Daniel Bell-Drummond and Sam Northeast both hit tons as Kent dominate on day one against Hampshire in Southampton.
Leg-spinner Imran Tahir says he has unfinished business with Hampshire as he hopes to help the county win promotion.
Hampshire captain says Jimmy Adams says they believe they can win Division Two of the County Championship.
Hampshire beat Leicestershire by an innings and 34 runs despite a half century from Josh Cobb at Southampton.
Jimmy Adams hits a double century as Hampshire pile on the runs against Leicestershire on day three at Southampton.
Hampshire sign Nottinghamshire seamer Andre Adams on a short-term deal for the 2015 season.
Only 10 overs are bowled on day two between Hampshire and Leicestershire in Southampton after persistent rain.
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