Bruce on the Boundary – Evans joins County Championship squad as Sussex aim for final flourish

Laurie Evans could get the opportunity to see if he can produce his outstanding limited overs form in the longer format of the game this week. The Sussex batsman has been included in a 13-man squad for the final game of the Specsavers County Championship campaign against...
Posted On 23 Sep 2018 at 2:57 pm

Bruce on the Boundary – Final fixture at Hove will show extent of progress at Sussex

Sussex captain Ben Brown insists their season will be judged a success, even if it ends in disappointment. Brown watched from the dugout on Saturday as Sussex lost in the final of the Vitality Blast to Worcestershire. There wasn’t much he could do to affect events at Edgbaston...
Posted On 17 Sep 2018 at 2:52 pm

Sussex edge closer to promotion in County Championship with big win over Leicestershire

Sussex moved into second place in Division Two after a ruthless 274-run win over Leicestershire at Hove. Fast bowler Ollie Robinson took the first five wickets to fall as Leicestershire, chasing 451 to win, were bowled out for 176. Sussex have now won five of their last six games...
Posted On 06 Sep 2018 at 7:01 pm

Sussex come up short against Middlesex in County Championship

Middlesex v Sussex Result: Middlesex (169 and 232) beat Sussex (171 and 175) by 55 runs. Sussex faltered and Middlesex broke into the race for promotion from the Specsavers County Championship second division with the hosts’ fourth victory in five matches at Lord’s today (Friday...

Sussex blast past Durham in T20 quarter-final clash

Sussex Sharks secured their first Vitality Blast Finals Day appearance since 2012 by defeating the Durham Jets in their quarter-final clash by five wickets at the Emirates Riverside. Fine bowling performances from Danny Briggs and Will Beer restricted the home side to 140 from...

Sussex keep Championship promotion hopes alive with win over Derbyshire

Sussex beat Derbyshire by 243 runs: Sussex 440 and 353-6d, Derbyshire 389 and 161. Sussex regained second place in the Specsavers County Championship Division Two when they defeated Derbyshire by 243 runs at Hove. It was their heaviest defeat of Derbyshire in terms of runs,...
Posted On 22 Aug 2018 at 4:50 pm

Sussex blast their way into T20 quarter-finals

Sussex romped into the quarter-finals of the Vitality Blast for the first time since 2015 with a 31-run win over Middlesex in front of a packed County Ground last night (Friday 17 August). Skipper Luke Wright, returning after missing two games with a back injury, made 74 and...
Posted On 18 Aug 2018 at 7:15 am

Bruce on the Boundary – Sussex will miss Khan after international call up

Sussex will have to do without Rashid Khan when they bid to reach the quarter-finals of the Vitality Blast tonight. The brilliant Afghanistan leg-spinner, who has taken 17 wickets in the competition, has been told to link up with his country on Friday ahead of their T20 and...
Posted On 17 Aug 2018 at 10:25 am

Sussex keep hopes alive with T20 triumph over Gloucestershire at Bristol

Sussex boosted their hopes of a quarter-final place with a four-wicket Vitality Blast south group win over Gloucestershire at Bristol. The home side posted 159 for nine after winning the toss. Skipper Michael Klinger top-scored with 59. Spinner Rashid Khan claimed three for 24,...
Posted On 16 Aug 2018 at 10:02 pm

Sussex Sharks thrash Glamorgan

Tymal Mills’ left-arm thunderbolts finished the match with a thrilling hat-trick and Rashid Khan, their mesmerising Afghan leg spinner, took 3 for 9 in three overs as Sussex Sharks produced a near-complete all-round performance under the Hove floodlights to thrash Glamorgan by 98...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018 at 12:20 am