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Surrey v Middlesex: Play abandoned after crossbow arrow lands on pitch - BBC Sport

A County Championship game was abandoned after an arrow fired from outside the ground landed on the field. Spectators watching Surrey's match with Middlesex were asked to take cover and the players taken off after the crossbow bolt was shot into The ...and more »

Oval cricket ground evacuated after arrow fired onto pitch - Irish Times

Play has been suspended in Surrey's County Championship clash with Middlesex after a “crossbow bolt landed on the square” at The Oval. With Middlesex pair John Simpson and Nick Compton batting midway through the final session of the Division One ...and more »

The Oval evacuated as 'crossbow bolt' is fired onto pitch from outside ground, forcing fans to take cover - Telegraph.co.uk

Cricket spectators at The Oval were urged to "take cover" after a "crossbow bolt" was fired on to the pitch, landing between players who were rushed away. Play was suspended in the County Championship clash when the metal-tipped "projectile" - said to ...and more »

Crossbow bolt fired at the Oval 'could very easily have killed someone' - The Guardian

The usually serene world of County Championship cricket was jolted on Thursday when Surrey's match with Middlesex at the Oval was abandoned because a crossbow bolt was fired on to the field of play. The arrow, which measured around 12 to 18 inches, is ...and more »

Surrey Oval evacuated after 12-inch metal ARROW is fired over cricket fans' heads and on to pitch - Mirror.co.uk

Cricketers from Surrey and Middlesex were sent scurrying from the Oval after an arrow was fired into the arena that "could have killed somebody." The approximately 12 inch metal arrow flew over the heads of spectators and across the pitch before ...and more »

Drama of a more serious sort at Middlesex county game after crossbow arrow 'could have killed someone' - Islington Gazette

Police outside the Kia Oval ground in London, after play was suspended in the County Championship clash between Surrey and Middlesex after an arrow was fired on to the pitch. PA Wire/PA Images. There was a far more serious type of drama at a Middlesex ...and more »

Cricketers run for cover after crossbow bolt shot onto The Oval during Surrey-Middlesex match - ABC Online

Players and spectators at a major London sports stadium have been told to take cover after a metal-tipped crossbow bolt was shot onto the cricket field. County cricket side Surrey was playing Middlesex at The Oval when the arrow landed just near the ...and more »

London's Oval stadium evacuated after 'metal tipped' arrow fired onto field - CNN

London (CNN) A "metal tipped" arrow was fired onto the field of play during a professional English cricket game in London, British police said Thursday. Nobody was hurt, but the game at the Oval ground between Surrey and Middlesex was abandoned as ...and more »

The Oval evacuated after metal-tipped arrow is fired onto pitch during Surrey vs Middlesex match - International Business Times UK

A Surrey vs Middlesex County Championship cricket match was suspended in extraordinary circumstances on Thursday afternoon (31 August) after a metal-tipped arrow landed on the field near players and umpires. The match at The Oval in south London was ...and more »

'Deadly' arrow shot onto field during cricket match - gulfnews.com

Police secure the area outside The Oval cricket ground in London, after play was suspended in the County Championship clash between Surrey and Middlesex after an arrow was fired onto the pitch, Thursday Aug. 31, 2017. Published: 05:28 September 1, 2017 ...and more »