What a sickener for Sussex as they crash out of T20 by finest margin
Sussex Sharks won their final group game in the NatWest T20 blast when they beat Essex Eagles by 55 runs at Hove on Friday - but their convincing victory was still not enough to see them through to the quarter-finals of the competition as they were edged out of the tournament on net run rate.
Chichester and Stirlands keep their eyes on the prize
Chichester Priory Park and Stirlands remain on course to reach their season’s targets - with Priory eyeing the Sussex League division-three final and Stirlands hopeful of the second promotion spot in division four.
Cricket: Aldwick on the up - and off to finals day
A valuable victory for Aldwick over Clymping in Invitation League division three was mainly down to great individual performances by Ed White (98) with the bat and John Young with the bat (35) and the ball (4-32).
Bowman on the Road: Downbeat end to action-packed day
Thursday was a cracking day out for yours truly, combining the splendour of Brighton Racecourse and the spectacular home of cricket, Lord's. However the trip home from London proved to be a sombre one.
After two successive washouts, Chichester made the long journey to face Bexhill seconds in division three of the Sussex League – and joy at a victory was tempered by the fact it secured only 22 points and saw them knocked off top spot.