Sussex

Major Facility Boost To Women's Cricket In Sussex

Further to them receiving ECB grants, two Sussex cricket clubs have been able to make much needed improvements to their practice facilities. Both Findon Cricket Club and Horsham Cricket Club have redeveloped their net facilities, and received their grants partly on the basis that they are both progressive clubs in terms of developing cricket for women and girls.
20 April 2011

Hodd Recalled As Sussex Prepare To Take On Durham

Sussex have named a 12-man squad for the LV= County Championship clash with Durham, recalling Andrew Hodd after he made two centuries in a second XI game. Naveed Arif, who also scored a century and took five wickets in the match against Hampshire, is also in the squad as the team look to bounce back from a heavy defeat at the hands of Lancashire in their opening game of the series.
19 April 2011

Wernars Looking To Make Big Impression At Sussex

South African Kirk Wernars, a relatively unheralded all-rounder from Western Province, is heading into his first season of county cricket with Sussex in high spirits. He impressed the 2009 Twenty20 Cup winners when he played against them for a Cape Cobras Emerging Players side in 2010 in Dubai and subsequently signed for them along with Lou Vincent and Naved Arif.
12 April 2011

Trio Poised To Debut For Sussex

All-rounder Kirk Wernars as well as fast bowlers Amjad Khan and Naveed Arif could all make their Sussex debuts during the season-opening LV= County Championship game against Lancashire at Liverpool. All three signed in the close season, with England-capped international Khan joining from Kent to boost the county's chances as they bid to build on their 2010 season, which saw them promoted from Division Two.
7 April 2011

Sussex CCC Hail Successful Scheme With NatWest CricketForce

Sussex County Cricket Club’s playing squad, coaching staff and office staff all recently took part in NatWest CricketForce, the largest volunteering event in sport. Sussex focussed on six clubs across the County, with the dual aim of rejuvenating playing facilities and putting local clubs at the heart of communities, as well as the recruitment of much-needed volunteers.
30 March 2011

Sussex Announce Academy Partnership

Sussex County Cricket Club is pleased to announce a new chapter in the history of their Academy Ground at Blackstone with Sutton Winson, one of the largest insurance brokers in the South-East, becoming the new sponsor. From the 2011 season, for a minimum term of two years, the ground will be known as "The Sutton Winson Academy Ground".
1 March 2011

Sussex Announce Triple Signing

Sussex have announced the signing of Naved Arif, Lou Vincent and Kirk Wernars ahead of the 2011 county season. Subject to ECB clearance, all three are set to join up with the Hove-based squad. Left-arm seamer Arif, 29, has previously represented Pakistan A and brings a wealth of first-class experience and has also played Lancashire League cricket for Rawtenstall. He intends to qualify as a non-overseas player through his Danish wife.
24 February 2011

Atkins Replaces Walker As Sussex Captain

Experienced batter Caroline Atkins has been named as the new Sussex Women's captain ahead of the 2011 season, replacing Alexia Walker, who has announced her retirement. She has been promoted from vice-captain, a role which will now be filled by left-arm spinner and fellow England international Holly Colvin.
22 February 2011

Sussex Reveal Wayne Parnell Signing

Sussex have announced the signing of South Africa left-arm fast bowler Wayne Parnell as their overseas player for the second half of the 2011 season. Parnell, who has played three Tests, 18 One-Day Internationals and 11 Twenty20 Internationals for the Proteas, will replace Pakistan international Rana Naved-ul-Hasan who is set to play for the first half of the season.
1 February 2011

Rana Naved-Ul-Hasan To Return To Sussex

Sussex CCC have signed Pakistani quick bowler Rana Naved-ul-Hasan as their overseas player for the first half of the 2011 season, welcoming him back to Hove for a third spell at the club. 32-year-old Rana played for Sussex between 2005 and 2007 before returning in the early part of 2010, scoring a century against Leicestershire in the LV= County Championship.
26 January 2011

Sussex Seal Major New Partnership

Sussex CCC are delighted to announce a major new partnership with a UK leading Tax and Wealth Management specialist PROBIZ. As of the start of the 2011 season, PROBIZ has been awarded naming rights to The County Ground in Hove as their core sponsorship investment in cricket. The initial term will cover 2011 and 2012, with an option to extend for a further two seasons.
25 January 2011

Sussex To Return To Dubai For Pre-Season

Sussex CCC have confirmed that they will be preparing for the 2011 county season with a pre-season tour of Dubai. The squad will fly out to the United Arab Emirates on Thursday 24th March 2011 to start preparing for the new season.
13 January 2011

Sussex Reveal 2011 Academy Intake

Sussex have revealed their Academy intake for 2011, with the four players being retained from 2010 joined by six who are new. Georgia Adams, Harry Finch, Matthew Hobden, Callum Jackson, Tim Moses and Abidine Sakande will join John Glover, Owain Jones, Jack Parsons and Hannah Phelps who have all retained their places.
10 January 2011

Sussex Players Heading To Port Elizabeth

Sussex have confirmed that 11 players will be heading to Port Elizabeth this weekend (8th January) for a four-week training camp, including new signing Amjad Khan. The team of players will be headed by coach Mark Davis and the intense camp will run from 10th January into early February, repeating a similar trip last year.
6 January 2011

Joyce Signs One-Year Contract Extension

Left-handed batsman Ed Joyce has signed a one-year extension to his Sussex contract which keeps him at Hove until the end of the 2013 season.
10 December 2010

Chris Nash Signs New Contract At Sussex

Batsman Chris Nash has signed a new contract with Sussex that will keep him at the club until the end of the 2013...
9 November 2010

Mark Davis Granted Testimonial With Sussex

Sussex County Cricket Club are delighted to announce that Mark Davis has been granted a Testimonial in 2011...
4 November 2010

Murray Goodwin Commits To Sussex

Sussex's Zimbabwean batsman Murray Goodwin has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until the end of the...
28 October 2010

Hodd Signs Two-Year Contract Extension

Sussex wicket-keeper Andrew Hodd has signed a two-year extension to his contract with the club, further extending his time at...
26 October 2010

Wells Signs One-Year Contract Extension

19-year-old left-hand batsman Luke Wells has signed a one-year extension to his contract that will keep him at Sussex until...
12 October 2010