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Defeat confirms Bexhill relegation

Bexhill Cricket Club’s relegation from the Sussex Premier League was confirmed following an away defeat yesterday (Saturday).

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Hastings Priory all-rounder Finn Hulbert bowling to Roffey opening batsman Theodore Rivers. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Priory sink title hopefuls in thriller

A Hastings Priory Cricket Club side missing several key players pulled off a brilliant victory over title-chasing opposition yesterday (Saturday).

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Bexhill overseas player Jake Lewis bowling against Ansty at The Polegrove last weekend. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Bexhill on the brink but determined to finish well

Bexhill Cricket Club stands on the brink of relegation from the Sussex Premier League, but captain Johnathan Haffenden insists his team is determined to finish the season as well as possible.

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Finn Hulbert batting for Hastings Priory during June's reverse fixture against Roffey. Picture courtesy Steve Robards

Priory seek to dent rivals’ title bid

Hastings Priory Cricket Club will be aiming to throw a spanner in the works of Roffey’s quest for a fourth consecutive Sussex Premier League title.

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James Hamilton plays one into the off-side during Rye's victory over Rottingdean. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Vital victory keeps Rye firmly in title hunt

Rye Cricket Club’s first team kept its title hopes very much alive with a vital victory at home to Rottingdean on Saturday.

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Clive Tong recorded league best figures as Crowhurst Park saw off Buxted Park on Saturday.

Tong’s six of the best fire Park to victory

Crowhurst Park Cricket Club’s first team hit back from the previous weekend’s heavy defeat with a terrific victory on Saturday.

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Deflated: Ben Brown / Picture by Phil Westlake

What a sickener for Sussex as they crash out of T20 by finest margin

Sussex Sharks won their final group game in the NatWest T20  blast when they beat Essex Eagles by 55 runs at Hove on Friday - but their convincing victory was still not enough to see them through to the quarter-finals of the competition as they were edged out of the tournament on net run rate.

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Hove is ready for an exciting night

Jordan: Home crowd can help Sharks get over the line

Chris Jordan is hoping home advantage in their last game this evening (Friday) can make the difference to Sussex Sharks’ bid to reach the knockout stages of the NatWest T20 Blast.

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David Wiese could be crucial to Sussex's hopes against Essex / Picture by Phil Westlake

It's win or bust in the T20 for Sussex

Sussex are 'buzzing' as they bid for T20 quarter-final qualification with a final group game againat Essex at Hove on Friday night.

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Josh Beeslee bowling for Bexhill against Ansty. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Bexhill hit rock bottom after losing basement battle

Bexhill Cricket Club’s first team fell to the foot of the Sussex Premier League table after losing to the previous basement dwellers.

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Sid the Shark and Charlie

Special appeal from Sussex CCC mascot to help young Charlie

Sussex County Cricket Club’s loyal mascot, Sid the Shark, is looking for support for a very important cause.

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Harry Finch has scored 160 runs in two innings for Hastings Priory this season. Picture by Steve Robards

Finch half-century not enough for Priory

A half-century from Sussex professional Harry Finch couldn’t save Hastings Priory Cricket Club from an away defeat yesterday (Saturday).

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Ross Taylor / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex T20 skipper heads back to New Zealand

Sussex’s NatWest T20 Blast overseas player and captain Ross Taylor has returned home to New Zealand today for family reasons.

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Sussex's second XI, winners of their T20 trophy

Sussex take T20 2nd XI trophy

Sussex are the 2017 2nd XI T20 champions after beating Hampshire by 24 runs in the final at Arundel.

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Chris Nash struck another 50 / Picture by Phil Westlake

Fab Finch hits Sussex's hope of T20 last-eight spot

Australian Aaron Finch revived Surrey’s hopes of reaching the knockout stages of the NatWest T20 Blast - and dented Sussex's bid - with a brutal hundred at the Kia Oval.

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Shawn Johnson bowling for Bexhill against Preston Nomads a fortnight ago. Picture courtesy Andy Hodder

Bexhill eager for victory in bottom two battle

Bexhill Cricket Club’s first team will be keen to seize an opportunity for a rare moment of cheer in a difficult summer.

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Jed O'Brien bowling for Hastings Priory during last weekend's win at home to Preston Nomads. Picture by Simon Newstead

Top half finish in Priory’s sights

A top half finish is very much in Hastings Priory’s sights as the cricket club moves into the final four games of its Sussex Premier League season.

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Laurie Evans / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex in the T20 frame after seeing off Gloucs

Sussex boosted their hopes of qualifying for the T20 Blast quarter-finals after overcoming a mini batting collapse to beat Gloucestershire at Hove.
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Mark Davis / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex need to bounce back fast in T20

Head coach Mark Davis is expecting the right response from his Sussex team as they prepare for a weekend double-header that will decide if they progress in the NatWest T20 Blast.

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Stiaan van Zyl / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex lose at Lord's and are left thinking: How?

Tom Helm produced a brilliant final over as Middlesex beat Sussex Sharks by two runs to keep alive their hopes of reaching the knockout stages of the NatWest T20 Blast for the second successive year.

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