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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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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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Glenn Whitaker took five wickets as East Preston's bowlers starred on Saturday. Picture by Joel Kingsbury

Bowlers star as East Preston continue their perfect start

East Preston Cricket Club survived a scare to extend their perfect West Sussex Invitation League Division 2 start to four matches on Saturday.

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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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Sussex v South Africa: Picture gallery

Sussex suffered a 66 run defeat to South Africa at Hove as the tourists warmed up for the ICC Champions Trophy.

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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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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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Littlehampton celebrate a wicket during their win over Crawley Down on Saturday. Picture by Stephen Goodger

Littlehampton bounce back with ten-wicket win

Littlehampton Cricket Club recovered from a West Sussex Invitation League Division 1 opening-day defeat at the hands of rivals Arundel by romping to a ten-wicket win on Saturday.

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Louis Storey struck 134 to continue East Preston's perfect West Sussex Invitation League Division 2 start on Saturday. Picture by Joel Kingsbury

Storey's ton continues East Preston's perfect start

Louis Storey smashed 134 to ensure East Preston Cricket Club continued their 100 per cent West Sussex Invitation League Division 2 start on Saturday.

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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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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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The KSL is launched at Hove

Cricket's Kia Super League is coming to Sussex

Danni Wyatt admits it feels strange to be talking about the start of the second edition of the Kia Super League when it is still three months away.

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Stiaan Van Zyl

Sussex fall just short in a thriller in Essex

Centuries by Alastair Cook and Ryan ten Doeschate steadied Essex to a fourth Royal London Cup victory after a hat-trick by Jerome Taylor had ripped the heart out of their top order.
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