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Crane cool under pressure as England win t20 series

Mason Crane had another game to remember as he snared AB de Villiers for his first England wicket as they beat South Africa at Cardiff to win the t20 series.
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Chris Nash is in the squad / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex set for pink-ball day-night championship clash

Sussex have named a squad of 12 for the day-night Specsavers County Championship match against Gloucestershire, starting on Monday at Hove.
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Tom Gillespie scored a rapid half-century in Hastings Priory's victory over Brighton & Hove.

Priory sink Brighton to break home duck

Hastings Priory’s cricketers ended a run of three successive Sussex Premier League defeats with a very welcome first home league win of the season.

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Adam Barton is bowled during Hastings Priory's defeat at Roffey last weekend. Picture by Steve Robards

‘Crunch time’ in Priory’s season

Hastings Priory Cricket Club is approaching what coach Ian Gillespie has called ‘crunch time’ in its Sussex Premier League season.

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James Walker displays a solid defence for Bexhill against Horsham last weekend. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Belief returning, says Bexhill skipper

Bexhill captain Johnathan Haffenden feels as though the belief is returning to the cricket club following some improved recent performances.

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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.

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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.

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Ariana Dowse keeping wicket for Southern Vipers against West Indies. Picture courtesy Dave Burt Photography

Bexhill ace plays against West Indies

Cricket talent Ariana Dowse played against the West Indies women’s team.

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George Wathen scored 135 not out and took three wickets for Rye against St James's Montefiore II.

Rye denied despite huge 264 partnership

Rye Cricket Club’s first team endured a frustrating draw at home to a 10-man St James’s Montefiore second team.

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Hastings Priory number nine Adam Barton is bowled during the defeat to Roffey. Picture by Steve Robards.

Priory thumped by reigning champions

Hastings Priory’s cricketers failed to pick up a single point in a heavy defeat against the reigning Sussex Premier League champions.

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Cam Flanagan played a match-winning innings of 59 for Crowhurst Park against Cuckfield II.

Fine away win puts Park second

Crowhurst Park’s first team hit straight back from the previous weekend’s heavy defeat with a good away victory on Saturday.

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Crawley Eagles bowler Rilwan Mohammed in action against Bexhill 2nds at Cherry Lane on Saturday .
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CRICKET: High fives for Rilwan as Crawley Eagles clinch seventh victory

Crawley Eagles made it seven wins in a row as they beat Bexhill 2nd XI by six wickets at Cherry Lane.

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Mason Crane on his England debut / Picture by Dave Vokes - www.davevokesphotography.co.uk

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.
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Malcolm Johnson batting for Bexhill against Horsham yesterday. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Battling Bexhill edged out by Horsham

Bexhill’s cricketers were edged out in a tight Sussex Premier League tussle at home to Horsham yesterday (Saturday).

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Bexhill celebrate a wicket during last weekend's victory away to Ansty. Picture courtesy Peter Cripps

Bexhill hope victory can kick-start season

Bexhill Cricket Club is hoping last weekend’s nerve-jangling victory can kick-start its Sussex Premier League season.

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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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Jed O'Brien is hoping to play for Hastings Priory against Roffey tomorrow despite a broken finger. Picture courtesy Derek Martin

Priory ace aiming to play on despite broken finger

Influential bowler Jed O’Brien is likely to play for Hastings Priory against the reigning Sussex Premier League champions, despite breaking a finger on his bowling hand last weekend.

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Sandun Dias performed well with bat and ball for Rye against Rottingdean.

Rye knocked off top after winning run ends

Rye were knocked off the top of Sussex Cricket League Division Five East after suffering their first loss in five games.

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Crowhurst Park all-rounder Clive Tong steams in at the start of Hastings Priory's run chase.

Hastings race to cup derby victory

Hastings Priory’s cricketers booked their place in the Gray-Nicolls Sussex T20 Cup quarter-finals with a convincing derby victory yesterday (Sunday).

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Elliot Hooper took five wickets with the ball for Hastings Priory against Middleton.

South African ace sinks Priory

Hastings Priory’s cricketers are still searching for their first home league win of the season after losing to Middleton on Saturday.

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