Southern Brave beaten in Hundred final

Oval Invincibles (105-5) beat Southern Brave (101-7) by five wickets Oval Invincibles’ potent bowling attack shone again at Lord’s as they retained the women’s Hundred title, overcoming Southern Brave by five wickets in a rerun of the 2021 final. The Invincibles – who had rolled...

Southern Brave win place in Hundred final

Southern Brave 13-6 beat Trent Rockets 132-7 by two runs Georgia Adams set up a rematch of the 2021 Hundred final with an all-round master class as Southern Brave nervily booked their place in the Lord’s showpiece tomorrow (Saturday 3 September) at Trent Rockets’ expense....

Southern Brave’s Hundred title defence ends as Northern Superchargers ease to victory

Southern Brave’s disappointing Hundred title defence ended with a whimper as they failed to chase 136 in a 16-run defeat against Northern Superchargers at Headingley. Both teams, out of finals contention before a ball was bowled here, should have performed better with the bat on...

Southern Brave suffer first defeat in Women’s Hundred

Southern Brave suffered their first defeat of the women’s Hundred, losing by 20 runs to Northern Superchargers and leaving their hopes of direct qualification to the final on Saturday in jeopardy. Laura Wolvaardt’s continued run of fine form saw her score 50 off 35 balls as the...
Posted On 31 Aug 2022 at 3:05 pm

Sussex fall short in Royal London semi-final

Lancashire booked their berth in the final of the Royal London One-Day Cup as they beat Sussex by 65 runs at the 1st Central County Cricket Ground in Hove. A blistering century by Dane Vilas – and a total of 121 off 99 balls – helped Lancashire post 319-8 from their 50 overs...
Posted On 30 Aug 2022 at 7:44 pm

Southern Brave keep faint Hundred hopes alive with win over Trent Rockets

Alex Davies and Ross Whiteley kept Southern Brave’s faint hopes of defending their Hundred title alive as they dramatically beat second-placed Trent Rockets by six wickets with five balls to spare. Brave looked down and out when needing 75 from 36 balls but Davies hit an unbeaten...
Posted On 25 Aug 2022 at 10:52 pm

Southern Brave trounce Trent Rockets to book Hundred knockout spot

Trent Rockets 88-8 lost to Southern Brave 94-0 by 10 wickets Lauren Bell picked up the best figures so far in this season’s Hundred as Southern Brave trounced Trent Rockets to book their place in the knockouts. England fast bowler Bell celebrated four for 10 to move to nine...

Sussex rampant in Royal London win against Middlesex

Royal London One-Day Cup at Hove. Sussex 400-4 (Alsop 189 not out, Pujara 132), Middlesex 243 (Cracknell 71). Sussex won by 157 runs. Sussex propelled themselves towards a home semi-final in the Royal London One-Day Cup after their rampant batsmen made 400 for four against...

It’s a blast for young cricketers

Young cricketers in Sussex will get a taste of the razzmatazz of the Vitality Blast later this month at their own Junior Champions League Finals Day. It takes place at the 1st Central County Ground in Hove on Sunday (28 August) when finals at under-12, under-14 and under-16 level...

Stirling effort guides Southern Brave to victory over Welsh Fire

Paul Stirling proved he has lost none of his firepower as he guided the Southern Braves to another nine wicket victory over Welsh Fire at Sophia Gardens. The Irishman, who was called into the side for the first time this summer to replace Marcus Stoinis when he returned to...