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County championship: Briggs and Brown set up vital Sussex win

Sussex captain Luke Wright praised his bowlers for sparking the Glamorgan collapse that set up a county championship win that has kept alive their promotion hopes.

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Sussex u15s. Oliver Carter - Seaford, Tom Clark - Horsham, Henry Crocombe - Hailsham, Tom Gordon - Eastbourne, Tom Hinley - Lindfield,
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Sussex under-15 win the Royal London ECB Cup final

A superb all round performance from Sussex under-15s resulted in Sussex being crowned the winners of the A Division Royal London ECB under-15 Cup Final.

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Openers are so solid for Sussex

The focus at Sussex this season has been very much on nurturing players for the future.

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Sussex skipper Luke Wright

County championship: Sussex and Glamorgan frustrated by weather

Only 19.3 overs were bowled on the third day at the SSE Swalec because of rain and bad light, and when play was called off at 5pm Glamorgan had reached for 149 for 2 – an overall lead of 118.

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Chris Nash was the batting hero / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex collapse changes course of Glamorgan clash

Graham Wagg’s three wicket burst in four balls completely changed the course of Sussex’s innings and also the game as the visitors lost their last eight wickets for only 51 runs in 25 overs.

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County Championship: Archer takes career-best figures as Sussex dominate Glamorgan

Sixteen years ago to the day, Steve James created a new Glamorgan individual batting record of 309 not out against Sussex at Colwyn Bay, after Chris Adams had elected to field after winning the toss.

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Broadwater celebrate a wicket this season

Broadwater crowned West Sussex Invitation League champions

Broadwater Cricket Club were crowned champions of the West Sussex Invitation League yesterday after collecting 14 points in a home draw with Felbridge & Sunnyside.

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Ben Brown. Picture by Phil Westlake

Brown backing Sussex to mount late promotion bid

Sussex head to Cardiff to take on Glamorgan next Tuesday confident that they can still mount a promotion challenge in the Specsavers County Championship.

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Steve Magoffin finished off Gloucs / Picture by Phil Westlake

Magoffin wraps up vital championship win for Sussex

Sussex wasted no time completing their second win of the season in the Specsavers County Championship, requiring just 17 balls on the final day to take the last of the nine Gloucestershire wickets they needed to win by an innings and two runs.

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Ton-up Ben Brown

Brothers in arms make Sussex wait for county championship win

Brothers Jack and Matt Taylor produced some unexpected resistance to keep Sussex waiting for victory in their Specsavers County Championship clash at Hove.

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Luke Wells in action / Picture by Phil Westlake

Wells is a wonder to give Sussex hope at Hove

An unbeaten century from Luke Wells put Sussex in a strong position after two days of their Specsavers County Championship match against Gloucestershire at Hove.

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Ed Joyce is away on international duty with Ireland Picture: Phil Westlake

Specsavers County Championship returns to Hove as Sussex face Gloucestershire

The Specsavers County Championship returns to The 1st Central County Ground, Hove tomorrow (Saturday) when Gloucestershire are the visitors to face Sussex (11.00am start).

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Rio 2016: Sussex’s Mitchell leads Great Britain into Olympics semi-finals after sudden death drama

Great Britain’s rugby 7s squad, lead by Cuckfield’s Tom Mitchell, won a tense Olympics quarter-final, beating Argentina 5-0 thanks to a sudden death try by Dan Bibby.

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Sussex paceman Tymal Mills was part of the Lashings team

Lashings superstars win at Worthing

A host of world-class cricketers were at the Manor Ground this afternoon when Worthing hosted the Lashings All Stars.

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Littlehampton Cricket Club captain James Askew

Askew says title hopes are over after away defeat

Littlehampton Cricket Club captain James Askew says his side’s WSICL title hopes are over after a five-wicket defeat at Felbridge on Saturday.

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Kia Super League: Smith takes best figures as Vipers qualify for finals day

Linsey Smith grabbed four wickets to boast the Kia Super League’s best bowling figures so far – as the Southern Vipers beat Yorkshire Diamonds by 54 runs to qualify for Finals Day.

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The umpiring journey: A few firsts to test my knowledge

In the last two week’s a I have had a few firsts.

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Stuart Whittingham signs Sussex deal

Roffey’s Whittingham says two-year Sussex contract is ‘dream come true’

Fast bowler Stuart Whittingham says it is a dream come true to sign a two-year deal at Sussex.

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Luke Wells

Napier denies Sussex - and it’s yet another draw

Colchester-born Graham Napier marked his last innings at Castle Park by not only helping Essex save the game against Sussex, but helping himself to his first County Championship century for four years.

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Chris Jordan / Picture by Phil Westlake

Jordan stars with bat and ball as Sussex fight back in Essex

Chris Jordan started the second day at Castle Park by taking the last four Essex wickets to fall - and ended it frustrating the home bowlers with an unbeaten 59.

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