ACADEMY: Impressive victory for Development XI24-Jun-2014
Sussex’s Development XI pulled off a landmark victory on Sunday as they defeated the reigning Sussex Premier League champions Preston Nomads by 69 runs.
Having won the toss and elected to bat, Sussex made 287 for 4 declared from 50 overs as Phil Salt hit a superb unbeaten 147. George Garton was also in fine form with the bat hitting 64 not out and there were solid contributions from Lucas Barker (28) and Beck Hemingway (34).
And Sussex were also on their game with the ball as they dismissed Nomads for 218, thanks in large part to six wickets from the slow left-arm of Josh Hayward (pictured). He finished with excellent figures of 6 for 68 whilst James Allen took the remaining wickets (4 for 58).Please click HERE to see the full PDF scorecard from the match