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Bexhill must ‘start showing what they’re capable of’

Bexhill Cricket Club captain Johnathan Haffenden has urged his players to start ‘showing what they are capable of’.

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Michael Burgess. Pictures by PW Sporting Photography

County Championship - day 1: Denly toils to hit century against Sussex

On a sublime day when batting often appeared a surprisingly tricky pastime, Kent’s Joe Denly toiled for almost five hours to post his first hundred of the championship summer and lead his side’s gritty performance against Sussex.

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Harry Scowen batting for Hastings Priory against Horsham last weekend. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Priory seek batting improvement

Hastings Priory Cricket Club is keen to get some consistency in its batting as it prepares to face last year’s Sussex Premier League runners-up.

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Mark Davis

Sussex head to Kent looking to make amends

Sussex go to Tunbridge Wells on Friday nursing painful memories of the previous meeting with Kent at Hove last month.

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Vernon Philander

County Championship - day 4: Sussex win first Specsavers County Championship match of the season in style

Sussex won their first Specsavers County Championship match of the season in some style, defeating Durham by an innings and 177 runs at Hove on Wednesday afternoon to take a maximum 24 points.

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Ed Joyce in action at Arundel last year. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Ed Joyce announces retirement from county cricket

Ed Joyce has decided to retire from county cricket with immediate effect, in order to concentrate on playing for his country, Ireland.

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Joffra Archer made 70 from 68 balls, with six fours and five sixes,

County Championship - day 3: Resolute batting takes Durham into fourth day at Hove

Some resolute defensive batting from Durham’s captain Paul Collingwood and Ryan Pringle has carried their championship match against Sussex into the fourth day.

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Luke Wells. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

County Championship - day 2: Wells hits career-best 258 as Sussex dominate

Luke Wells hit a career best 258 for Sussex at Hove on Monday as he and Stiaan van Zyl put on 376 for the third wicket against Durham.

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David Wiese

County Championship - day 1: Controversy injects life into proceedings at Hove

The opening day of the Specsavers County Championship match between Sussex and Durham at Hove was falling asleep in the warm spring sunshine when controversy injected some life into proceedings.

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Quinton de Kock during his century. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

South Africa warm up for ICC Champions Trophy with win over Sussex

South Africa produced a convincing victory by 66 runs against Sussex Sharks at Hove on Friday as they warmed up for their ODI series against England and the ICC Champions Trophy.

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Jake Lewis plays a cut shot during Bexhill's defeat to Roffey on Saturday. Picture courtesy Andy Hodder

Bexhill keen to open league account

Bexhill Cricket Club is keen to record its first victory of the Sussex Premier League quickly.

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Stiaan van Zyl

AB de Villiers: 'It’s a very nice way for us to warm up and get ready for a big one-day tournament'

South African Stiaan van Zyl is line to play for Sussex against his compatriots at Hove on Friday as South Africa warm up for their ODI series with England, and the ICC Champions Trophy. Van Zyl played 12 Test matches for his country.

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AB De Villiers

Cricket: Sussex welcome South African tourists

Sussex Sharks welcome the touring South Africans to Hove on Friday as the tourists begin their preparations for the three-match ODI series with England and the ICC Champions Trophy.

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There was rain at the Ageas Bowl / Library picture by Dave Vokes

Rain dashes Sussex's One-Day Cup hopes

Sussex were frustrated by the rain as they were knocked out of the Royal London One-Day Cup.

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Tymal Mills. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Tymal Mills signs two-year contract extension with Sussex

Sussex Cricket are delighted to announce that paceman Tymal Mills has signed a new two-year contract extension at The 1st Central County Ground.
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Jofra Archer / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex's cup hopes dented at Eastbourne

Jack Taylor’s fourth half-century in this season’s Royal London One-Day Cup steered Gloucestershire to a six-wicket win with eight balls to spare at Eastbourne and dented Sussex’s hopes of reaching the knockout stages.
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Jason Finch blasted 121 in Hastings Priory's victory away to Ansty.

Finch ton sets up emphatic Priory win

A brilliant hundred from Jason Finch led Hastings Priory Cricket Club’s first team to an emphatic Sussex Premier League victory.

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Tom Powell is set to return to the Bexhill line-up for the visit of Roffey today.

Bexhill host reigning league champs

Bexhill Cricket Club will take on the reigning champions in its opening Sussex Premier League home game of the season.

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Injured Hastings Priory captain Tom Gillespie.

Hastings captain facing weeks on sidelines

Hastings Priory Cricket Club captain Tom Gillespie could be out for six to eight weeks after dislocating his shoulder.

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Ben Brown batting for Sussex last season. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Injured Brown still looking forward to long-awaited return to Eastbourne

No one is looking forward to Sussex’s long-awaited return to Eastbourne this Sunday than Ben Brown, even though he won’t be able to play.
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