2ND XI: Thrilling Trophy victory over Surrey23-May-2012
Sussex’s Second Eleven edged a close encounter yesterday in their Second Eleven Trophy clash against Surrey at Wimbledon.
Batting first the hosts, who could include Mark Ramprakash in their line-up, were dismissed for 175 from their 40 overs. Chris Liddle was the star of the show for Sussex, taking 4 for 43 from seven overs whilst there was also two wickets apiece for Lewis Hatchett and Michael Rippon.
In reply, Matt Machan top-scored with 61 but it was John Mooney (19 not out) and Liddle (7 not out) who guided Sussex over the line with two balls to spare.
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The Second Team begin their three-day Championship game with Surrey at the same venue this morning.