Cricket: Morgan and de Villiers lead praise after Crane’s debut

Eoin Morgan and AB de Villiers led the praise for Worthing’s favourite cricketing son Mason Crane after the young spinner made a fine England debut.

Ben Brown / Picture by Phil Westlake

Brown is honoured to take Sussex CCC reins

Sixteen years after he first played for Sussex, Ben Brown says it is a “massive honour” to be named as their new captain.

Ben Brown. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Sussex name new captains

Ben Brown has been appointed Sussex captain for the remainder of this season’s Specsavers County Championship campaign.

Mason Crane on his England debut / Picture by Dave Vokes -

Crane is a hit on England cricket debut against South Africa

Sussex-born and raised Mason Crane made a fine England debut as their t20 series with South Africa got under way with the most emphatic of victories at the Ageas Bowl.
Mason Crane in action for Hampshire. Picture by Neil Marshall

Mason Crane will make England debut against South Africa

Leg spinner Mason Crane will make his debut for England as they take on South Africa in a T20 at the Ageas Bowl tonight (6.30pm) start.

Sussex batting at Horsham CC on Tuesday. Pic Steve Robards SR1517447 SUS-150721-160059001

‘Amazing’ feeling for Nash with Sussex returning to Horsham for T20s

Chris Nash says it will be ‘amazing’ to play at Horsham again with crowds set for an action-packed day of T20 action as part of his testimonial next week.

Danny Briggs. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Briggs: All-round strength helps Sussex promotion push

For the historians at Sussex, Danny Briggs’ maiden first-class hundred this week was something of a head-scratcher.

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South Africa 'A' celebrate a wicket on the opening day. Picture by Derek Martin

Spinners put Sussex in control

Sussex spinners Will Beer and Danny Briggs took four wickets between them as South Africa 'A' were restricted to 151-6 at the close on day two of their tourist match at Arundel Castle.

Action from the opening day at Arundel Castle. Picture by Derek Martin

Briggs reaches maiden first-class century as Sussex pile on the runs

Danny Briggs smashed a maiden first-class century as Sussex Cricket piled on the runs on the second morning of their four-day clash with South Africa 'A' at Arundel Castle.

Sussex's Luke Wells hit 90 not out.
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Wells hits unbeaten 90 to clinch Sussex five-wicket victory against Leicestershire

Luke Wells, with 90 not out, guided Sussex to a five-wicket victory on the final afternoon of the Specsavers Division Two county championship match against Leicestershire at the Fischer County Ground.
Mason Crane in action for New South Wales earlier this year.

Crane receives England call-up

Mason Crane received his first-ever call-up into an England Cricket senior squad today.

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Jofra Archer / Picture by Phil Westlake

Leics v Sussex Day Three: Archer takes six wickets to put Sussex in the driving seat

Leics 340 and 175, Sussex 284 and 100-2: Sussex need 132 runs to win with eight second innings wickets in hand.

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Vernon Philander

Leics v Sussex Day 2: Philander and Briggs lead Sussex fightback

An unbroken last wicket partnership of 75 between Vernon Philander and Danny Briggs frustrated Leicestershire after the Foxes had looked set to take a big first innings lead on the second day of their championship match against Sussex.

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Jofra Archer / Picture by Phil Westlake

Leics v Sussex Day One: Archer takes five in absorbing battle

An absorbing day’s championship cricket was dominated by two players as Leicestershire batsman Mark Cosgrove and Sussex fast bowler Jofra Archer conducted what felt at times to be a personal battle to put their side into the ascendancy.

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Chris Nash. Sussex v Essex at Hove. Picture by Phil Westlake SUS-160418-124345001

Nash coy on chances of taking Sussex captaincy on permanent basis

Chris Nash will again captain Sussex this week as they take on Leicestershire in the County Championship - but the batsman has remained coy on the chance of him taking the role on full-time basis.

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Luke Wright / Picture by Phil Westlake

Wright: Split captaincy could suit Sussex

Luke Wright says Sussex might have to consider splitting the captaincy roles in future.

Action from the regional qualifying rounds of the Lord's Taverners Table Cricket competition. Picture by Clare Skinner (MCC)

Angmering School to represent Sussex at Lord's

Pupils at The Angmering School will represent Sussex at Lord’s tomorrow.

Findon Cricket Club captain Bradley Bridson. Picture by Stephen Goodger

Findon set for a big weekend in league and Village Cup

Findon Cricket Club captain Bradley Bridson feels this weekend is crucial to keep his side’s season alive.
Sussex launched their brand new NatWest T20 Blast shirt this morning as the sponsorship deal with Boundless was officially signed.

From L-R: Chris Nash, Rob Andrew (CEO Sussex Cricket), Tymal Mills, Carl Fillery (CEO, Boundless), Chris Jordan

Sussex strike sponsorship deal with Boundless

Sussex Cricket are delighted to announce that Boundless are their new shirt sponsors for this season’s NatWest T20 Blast competition.
Nick Ballamy celebrates taking a wicket for Worthing on Saturday. Picture by Stephen Goodger

Worthing stun league leaders Billingshurst

Worthing Cricket Club recorded a stunning seven-wicket win over Sussex League Division 2 league leaders Billingshurst at The Manor Sports Ground on Saturday.

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