VIDEO: a VERY windy day for cricket at Seaford

BEWARE: this video contains VERY loud sounds of high winds. You may want to turn the volumn down before viewing!

Players at Seaford Cricket Club had to contend with the elements as well as the opposition on Saturday, thanks to a howling wind blowing in off the English Channel.

Seaford v Little Common Ramblers

Seaford v Little Common Ramblers

The first team were taking on Heathfield Park in Division 1 of the East Sussex Cricket League on the main pitch, while the thirds were hosting Little Common Ramblers in Division 8 on the second pitch at The Salts.

The Sussex Express cameras arrived just in time to see both teams taking much-needed shelter from the gales. The 1st XI went to to draw with Heathfield while the thirds lost by three wickets to Little Common.