2022 Royal London Cup: All you need to know - Kia Oval Skip to main content

Everything Surrey fans need to know ahead of the start of the 2022 Royal London Cup season.

When does the Royal London Cup start?

Champions Glamorgan begin their title defence away to Derbyshire when the Royal London Cup begins on August 2.

Ahead of the competition each First-Class County is set to play a National County on July 31.

The group stage will run until August 23 with t knockout matches to be played on August 26 and August 30.

When is the final?

Trent Bridge will host the Royal London Cup final which returns to a Saturday this year, on September 17.

There will be 18 days between the semi-finals and final to allow fans more time to secure their tickets and book hotels.

To get access to a priority window to buy tickets to the final before they go on general sale, you can register your interest at: www.trentbridge.co.uk/RLFinal

Who is in the Surrey squad?

You can view the current Surrey squad here.

Please note, this is still subject to change ahead of the start of the season.

What are the fixtures?

Click here to view all of our 2022 fixtures.

What are the groups and format?

The groups were randomly drawn with each county to play eight group-stages matches, four at home and four away.

The top three counties at the end of the group stage progress to the knockout stages.

The two first-placed counties progress directly to a home semi-final on August 30.

The second-placed teams will host the third-placed team in the opposite group in the playoffs on August 26, with the winners progressing to the semi-finals.

Group A: Durham, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire, Middlesex, Nottinghamshire, Somerset, Surrey, Sussex, Warwickshire

Group B: Derbyshire, Essex, Glamorgan, Hampshire, Kent, Lancashire, Northamptonshire, Worcestershire, Yorkshire

What are ticket prices at The Kia Oval?

Ticket prices are available here.

Tickets will be available on the Club’s ticketing site well ahead of the fixture.

How can I watch and follow?

Our live streams will again return for every single ball of every home match, with a range of improvements planned. For away fixtures, we will share the live stream on our website although this will be run and operated by the host county.