Cricketers to meet in football match

THE cricketers of Sussex and Hampshire will meet in a football match at Littlehampton’s Sportsfield ground on Wednesday (October 9; 7.45pm).

Sussex have named a 17-man squad for the game, which includes vice-captain Chris Nash, Rory Hamilton-Brown, Matt Machan, Ben Brown, Chris Liddle and Will Beer.

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Hampshire have yet to announce their squad but are hopeful that several of their first-team squad will be involved.

Entry is £2 for adults and £1 for children.