Southern Vipers overshadow Sunrisers in Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy

Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy at the Ageas Bowl Southern Vipers 233-9 beat Sunrisers 222-8 by 11 runs Charlie Dean returned from England duty to claim three wickets as two-time winners Southern Vipers professionally remained unbeaten in this year’s Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy....
Posted On 23 Jul 2022 at 5:21 pm

Karvelas steers Sussex to a draw at Lord’s

LV= County Championship Middlesex (14pts) drew with Sussex (15pts) Debutant Sussex tailender Ari Karvelas thwarted Middlesex’s hopes of victory with a defiant career-best half-century to secure a draw at Lord’s despite Tom Helm’s best efforts with the ball. Karvelas, a...

Currie delights on Sussex debut at Lord’s

LV= Insurance County Championship Sussex 523 all out, Middlesex 485 all out A typically nugget-like century from wicketkeeper John Simpson saved Middlesex from the follow-on on day three of their LV= Insurance County Championship match with Sussex at Lord’s. The redoubtable...

Pujara notches up another double century in Sussex first innings at Lord’s

LV= Insurance County Championship Middlesex 103-0, Sussex 523 all out Cheteshwar Pujara’s third double century of the season etched him deep into Sussex folklore on day two of their LV= Insurance County Championship clash with Middlesex at Lord’s. The Indian international became...
Posted On 20 Jul 2022 at 6:41 pm

Middlesex pay price for asking Sussex to bat first

Tom Alsop and Cheteshwar Pujara both posted centuries as Sussex capitalised on Middlesex’s baffling decision to bowl in 41-degree heat by reaching 328 for four at Lord’s. Alsop, who hit 135, batted sensibly alongside Pujara. The India star registered his fifth LV= Insurance...

Southern Vipers triumph over Lightning in Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy

Even with five of their squad on international duty, defending champions Southern Vipers were too strong for East Midlands side Lightning as they made it three Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy wins from three at the Incora County Ground, Derby. Maia Bouchier and Freya Kemp, named in...

Sussex bat to high-scoring draw at Hove

Sussex 588-9 (Alsop 150, Carter 75, Rawlins 75) and 220-1d (Orr 106 not out), Leicestershire 756-4d (Ackermann 277 not out, Mulder 235 not out, Kimber 104). Match drawn. Leicestershire are still looking for their first win of the season in the second division of the LV= Insurance...

Southern Vipers outshine South East Stars

Southern Vipers racked up a bonus-point win in the second round of the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy, beating South East Stars by 133 runs at Hove to see them top of the points table. Batting first, Vipers put on 306 for nine thanks to a List A-best run-a-ball 115 from Georgia...

Bruce on the Boundary – If you’ve watched cricket at Hove, this book is for you

When things are bad at Sussex – and, let’s face it, they are pretty bad at the moment – there’s always a temptation to look back in rheumy-eyed reminiscence about how things were so much better way back when. And for this generation of Sussex supporters, you don’t have to have a...
Posted On 05 Jul 2022 at 3:35 pm

Vince shines as Hampshire Hawks beat Sussex Sharks by five wickets

The Hampshire Hawks inflicted a bitter final blow to the Sussex Sharks as they beat them by five wickets in the Vitality T20 Blast at the County Ground in Hove tonight (Sunday 3 July). The Hawks won the toss and chose to field and were rewarded early. Sussex started slowly,...
Posted On 03 Jul 2022 at 11:49 pm