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Hatchett retires from professional cricket

Sussex Cricket is saddened to learn that Lewis Hatchett has announced his retirement from professional cricket.

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Billingshurst chairman Jim Burroughs receives his award from Mark Davis and Donna Fraser. Picture by Sussex Cricket

Burroughs’ Heartbeat of the Club award fitting title for Billingshurst legend

Billingshurst chairman Jim Burroughs’ role in the dramatic rise of the club has been hailed after he won the prestigious Heartbeat of the Club gong at the NatWest OSCARs.

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Danny Briggs was Sussex's star bowler on the final day / Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex finish in fitting style - with a draw

It seemed only right that Sussex’s county championship season ended with another draw.

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Tymal Mills. Sussex v Middlesex T20 Blast Hove. Picture by Phil Westlake SUS-160307-213800001

Video: Tymal Mills signs new contract with Sussex

Sussex Cricket are delighted to announce that left-arm paceman Tymal Mills has signed a new one-year deal at The 1st Central County Ground, Hove.

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Henfield and Southwater in action in the last game of the season. Both teams have been relagted to the West Sussex Invitation League.

How will the Sussex Cricket League look in 2017?

The Sussex Premier Cricket League will have 80 teams split into eight divisions for the 2017 season.

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Chris Nash / Picture by Phil Westlake

Nash and Wells put Sussex in command in Bristol

Chris Nash and Luke Wells batted Sussex into a position of strength on the second day of their Specsavers’ County Championship game against Gloucestershire at the Brightside Ground.

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Zac Toumazi

Sussex cricket supremo Zac to step down

Sussex Cricket chief executive, Zac Toumazi, will step down from his role at the end of 2016 after four years at the club.

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Delray Rawlins

Young all-rounder Delray selected for Young Lions

Eastbourne cricketer Delray Rawlins, of the Sussex Academy, has been selected as part of the ECB’s Young Lions International Pathway group this winter.

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Chris Jordan hit 50 off 80 balls. Picture by Phil Westlake SUS-160206-083801001

County Championship: Barbadian Cummins leads Worcestershire to thrilling victory at Hove

Miguel Cummins bowled Worcestershire to a thrilling victory by 11 runs over Sussex at Hove after claiming 12 wickets in the match.

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David Wiese

County Championship: Magoffin celebrates fourth 10-wicket haul for Sussex

Steve Magoffin celebrated a ten-wicket match haul for the fourth time in his Sussex career but Worcestershire are favourites to beat them and improve their chances of claiming runners-up spot in Division Two of the Specsavers County Championship.

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Steve Magoffin took five for 38

Proud Magoffin’s milestone lifts Sussex at Hove

Sussex seamer Steve Magoffin reached 50 wickets for the fifth successive season before Worcestershire fought back on an entertaining first day at Hove.

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Brown believes Sussex can end season on a high as they target runners-up spot

Ben Brown believes Sussex can end a season of fluctuating fortunes on a high as they target runners-up spot in Division Two of the Specsavers County Championship.

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JPCT 180513 Horsham Thirds v Partridge Green at Horsham. Tom Haynes batting for Horsham Thirds. Photo by Derek Martin ENGPPP00420130518231649

Sussex youngest debutant Haines is ‘really fine prospect’

Tom Haines has a story to tell his classmates as he returns to A Level studies this week after becoming Sussex’s youngest first-class debutant for 46 years.

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Barber praises Billingshurst’s brilliant team spirit despite ‘awful’ campaign

Billingshurst captain Stuart Barber has praised a brilliant team spirit for shining through despite an ‘awful season’.

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Roffey Cricket Club lift the Premier Division title for a third time

Roffey’s hat-trick success is due to plenty of hard work, says chairman

The Sussex League Premier Division title hat-trick still feels ‘surreal’ for Roffey chairman Mark Hamilton, who has put the success down to plain hard work.

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West Indies captain Brathwaite on hand to congratulate champions Slinfold

Slinfold were crowned Sussex League Divison 4 champions on Saturday and congratulated by West Indian Carlos Brathwaite.

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Cricket Horsham (bowling) v Preston Nomads. skipper James Johnson. Pic Steve Robards  SR1621761 SUS-160718-160040001

Johnson pleased with Horsham’s progress this season

Horsham captain James Johnson revealed it was mission accomplished and that he was very happy with their fourth-placed finish in the Premier Division.

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Sussex polish off Leics inside two days

Leicestershire were bowled out for less than 150 for the second time in the match as they subsided to an embarrassing innings defeat at the hands of Sussex.

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County Championship: Seventeen wickets fall on day one of Leicestershire v Sussex

A green pitch and humid conditions saw wickets tumble on the first day of the Specsavers County Championship Division Two match between Leicestershire and Sussex at the Fischer County Ground.

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Cricket: Sussex League Premier Division: East Grinstead (batting) v Roffey. Leigh Harrison  . Pic Steve Robards  SR1623332 SUS-160108-122214001

Delighted Davies on special moment as Roffey celebrate title hat-trick

A delighted Matt Davies said it was a special moment as Roffey managed to celebrate their third consecutive Premier Division title on the field together.

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