“It’s heartbreaking. The lads feel hurt, embarrassed. We wanted to put on a good show for our supporters and we’ve clearly not done that.”

That’s the frank assessment from Warwickshire’s First Team Coach Mark Robinson after a hugely disappointing end to what had been a brilliant Metro Bank One Day Cup campaign.

Bears were in scintillating form in qualifying as they won seven from eight Group B games but faltered against Hampshire having secured a home semi-final.