Sussex cricket legend announces his retirement from the game

A Sussex cricket legend has announced his retirement from the professional game today (Tuesday 22 November). Luke Wright, 37, has been offered a job as a selector for England by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). Sussex County Cricket Club said: “Sussex Cricket is sad to...
Posted On 22 Nov 2022 at 5:01 pm

Sussex sign West Indies fast bowler

Sussex today announced the signing of fast bowler Jayden Seales for the first three months of next season. Sussex Cricket said: “Born in Trinidad and Tobago, Seales made his test debut for the West Indies at 19 years of age against South Africa in June 2021 and made an immediate...
Posted On 03 Nov 2022 at 11:21 pm

Rawlins extends Sussex contract

Sussex has agreed a contract extension with all-rounder Delray Rawlins, the club said this morning (Tuesday 4 October). The club said: “The 25-year-old all-rounder played a vital role in the Sussex Sharks reaching the semi-finals of this year’s Royal London Cup, achieving List A...
Posted On 04 Oct 2022 at 10:04 am

Salisbury leaves Sussex

One of the two head coaches at Sussex, Ian Salisbury, is leaving the club as the cricket season draws to a close. The departure of Salisbury, 52, was announced this morning (Friday 30 September) the day after Sussex ended their County Championship campaign seventh in Division...
Posted On 30 Sep 2022 at 11:10 am

Sussex rescue draw against Glamorgan at Hove as championship season ends

Ali Orr just missed out on a double hundred while Tom Haines made 177 and Dan Ibrahim an unbeaten century as Sussex batted through the final day to draw with Glamorgan in the LV= County Championship. Orr was dismissed for 198 as Sussex piled up 554 for eight in their second...

Sussex pull off remarkable turnaround on day 3 against Glamorgan at Hove

Captain Tom Haines completed two hundreds in the same day and opening partner Ali Orr thrashed a magnificent unbeaten 185 to transform Sussex’s fortunes and end Glamorgan’s promotion hopes in the LV= County Championship. Haines, who had resumed on 34, became the first Sussex...

Sussex chase impressive first innings total from Glamorgan

Chris Cooke and Shubman Gill both made impressive hundreds as Glamorgan put themselves into a strong position in their must-win game against Sussex. Gill scored 119 – his first LV= County Championship hundred – and Cooke 141 as they piled up 533 for eight declared on the second...

Sussex struggle to contain Glamorgan on a damp day 1 at Hove

Glamorgan made good progress on a rain-ruined first day against Sussex in their push for promotion from Division Two of the LV= County Championship. Eight points behind second-placed Middlesex at start of play and needing a win to give them a chance of finishing in the top two,...

Southern Vipers pipped in trophy final

Northern Diamonds 215-9 Southern Vipers 213-9 Diamonds won by two runs Lauren Winfield-Hill and Linsey Smith made it third time lucky for Northern Diamonds as they finally beat Southern Vipers by two runs in a thriller at Lord’s to get their hands on the Rachael Heyhoe Flint...

Sussex slump to innings defeat at Durham

Durham 459-7 dec Sussex 162 all out and 157-9 Durham win by an innings and 140 runs Durham wrapped up victory after lunch on day 4 at Chester-le-Street after some brave Sussex resistance finally came to an end. Tom Haines fell to Oliver Gibson for the only wicket in the morning...