Snooker's English Open is coming to Sussex

The best snooker players in the world will come to Sussex later this year when the English Open comes to the county.

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Cricket round-up: Centuries galore in run-filled day

There were five centuries in run-filled day in the Sussex Cricket League Premier Division this weekend.


Sussex Cricket League fixtures decimated by rain

The weather took it’s toll on many games in the Sussex Cricket League this weekend with no games finished in the top few divisions.

After giving 1,400 girls and boys across the county their first experience of playing cricket last summer, All Stars Cricket returns to Sussex this week. Picture courtesy of Cuckfield CC

More than 50 Sussex clubs to host All Stars Cricket sessions for kids

After giving 1,400 girls and boys across the county their first experience of playing cricket last summer, All Stars Cricket returns to Sussex this week.

Cricket: O'Brien smashes 179 from 111 balls in opening league weekend

Liam O'Brien smashed 179 from 111 balls as Preston Nomads' 2nd XI totalled 424-2 in their win against Eastbourne 2nd XI in Division 3 East of the Susssex Cricket League.

Sharma unavailable as Gillespie announces 13-man squad for Middlesex game

Sussex start their fourth Specsavers County Championship match in as many weeks on Friday, with Middlesex making their first four-day visit to The 1st Central County Ground since 2015.
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Review: Horrible Histories, The Hawth

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#DIScoverABILITY Day gives hundreds of participants the opportunity to play on the pitch at The 1st Central County Ground

Disability cricketers to play on same pitch as pros at #DIScoverABILITY Day

Sussex Cricket’s ninth annual #DIScoverABILITY Day takes place in Hove on Friday May 11.

James Westlake during the London Marathon. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Sussex footballer finishes London Marathon in impressive time

A footballer who plays in the Southern Combination Football League was the seventh British runner to finish in the London Marathon.

The Aldridge Girls Cricket Hubs offer free cricket sessions in four locations in Sussex (Photo: Sussex Cricket)

Free girls cricket sessions get underway at four hubs in Sussex

Sussex Cricket’s summer programme of Aldridge Girls Cricket Hubs got underway this week in four locations around the county.

Sam Whiteman. Picture courtesy of Perth Scorchers

Premier Division side sign Big Bash League winner as overseas for 2018

A Sussex Cruicket League Premier Division side have signed a player touted as the ‘next Australian Test wicketkeeper’ as their overseas player for 2018.
Jason Gillespie

New Sussex coach Gillespie has his say on Australia ball-tampering controversy

New Sussex head coach Jason Gillespie said he is 'shocked and stunned' by the Australia ball-tampering controversy.

From left to right - Me, Owen Callaghan, Penny Sanders, Martin Owens, David Buckley and Rob Phelps

On Your Marks: Some good news, and some bad news

I’ll start this week’s column with some good news.

Richard during his time as part of the England coaching set-up (Getty Images)

Former England coach Halsall appointed Academy Director at Sussex

Sussex have appointed former England assistant coach Richard Halsall as Academy Director.

The new kits

Sussex reveal new shirts for 2018 season

Sussex Cricket have revealed their shirts for the 2018 season, with two brand new designs for the Royal London One Day Cup and Vitality Blast campaigns.

Luke Wells. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Bastman Wells awarded PCA Personal Development Scholarship

Luke Wells has been recognised by the Professional Cricketers’ Association for his efforts away from the field of play.

Sarah Taylor

Sussex star Taylor makes KSL switch

Sussex and England wicketkeeper, Sarah Taylor is moving teams for this year’s Kia Super League (KSL).

Sarah Taylor. Picture courtesy of Sussex Cricket

Sarah Taylor: 'I love doing things we are not supposed to do, so if that’s a trailblazer then yes'

Sussex and England star batsman Sarah Taylor has a history of achieving ‘firsts’.

Despite this picture suggesting otherwise, I have actually lost weight!

On Your Marks: The snow has a lot to answer for

The snow has a lot to answer for this week.

The Sussex Women with our youngest squad the Sussex Under 11s. Picture: Sussex Cricket

'They are so unbelievably talented' - Sarah Taylor on her Sussex teammates

The ‘unbelievably talented’ Sussex Womens team should bounce back from their relegation season, according to star Sarah Taylor.

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