Rain gives Sussex stay of execution at Durham

Durham took one wicket at the Seat Unique Riverside before rain intervened to halt their charge for victory against Sussex. The wet weather means that the game will be taken into the final day. Only 14 balls were delivered today (Thursday 22 September) but Ben Raine still found...

Sussex make disastrous start to second innings at Durham on day 2

Durham scored runs with ease at the Seat Unique Riverside before taking three wickets to leave Sussex staring at an innings defeat on day 2 in their County Championship match. In blue sky conditions, Scott Borthwick wasted no time in pushing Durham forward as he and Michael Jones...

Southern Vipers reach Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy final again

The Southern Vipers will play the Northern Diamonds in the final of the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy at Lord’s on Sunday (25 September) for the third season running. The Vipers booked their place in the final when they routed the South East Stars by six wickets in the eliminator...

Durham skittle Sussex out for 162 on opening day

Durham made the most of bowling friendly conditions at Seat Unique Riverside on Day 1 of the LV Insurance County Championship as they bowled Sussex out for just 162. After winning the toss and asking the visitors to bat, Matthew Potts and Ben Raine bowled a lengthy opening spell...

Southern Vipers polished off by Northern Diamonds in key cup clash

Lauren Winfield-Hill’s brilliant unbeaten run-a-ball 125 guided the Northern Diamonds into next Sunday’s Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy final at Lord’s at the expense of champions Southern Vipers, who could not defend 227 at Headingley and lost by four wickets. England fringe opener...

Alsop ton helps Sussex draw with Worcestershire at Hove

Tom Alsop led the resistance for Sussex with an unbeaten century as Worcestershire’s promotion hopes in the LV= Insurance County Championship suffered a potentially fatal setback. Alsop made 137 not out – his fourth Championship hundred of the season – and was supported by...

Sussex to dig in for final day onslaught by Worcestershire at Hove

Opener Jake Libby made a career-best 215 as Worcestershire put themselves in position to push for victory over Sussex and keep their promotion hopes alive in the LV= Insurance County Championship. Libby’s maiden double century came in a total of 438 for five before Worcestershire...

Sussex take just two Worcestershire wickets on day 2 at Hove

Jake Libby scored his second hundred in three games against Sussex to put Worcestershire in a strong position after two days at the 1st Central County Ground. The former Nottinghamshire player’s undefeated 142 helped his side to reach 289 for two. This gave them a lead of 69 in...

Sussex on the back foot at Hove

Joe Leach took his 400th first-class wicket as Worcestershire dominated Sussex on day one at Hove to keep their slim promotion hopes alive in the LV= Insurance County Championship. The Pears realistically need to win all three remaining Division Two games and they put themselves...

Southern Vipers muffle Thunder with six-wicket victory

Thunder 203 lost to Southern Vipers 204-6 by six wickets Emily Windsor backed up her Hundred final heroics to guide Southern Vipers to a fifth straight Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy victory and guarantee a spot in the playoff. Batter Windsor scored the winning runs at Lord’s last...