SECOND ELEVEN: Victory over Surrey at Blackstone01-May-2013
Sussex’s Second Eleven were victorious in their one-day match with Surrey yesterday at The Sutton Winson Academy Ground, Blackstone yesterday as they saw off their neighbours by 18 runs.
Will Beer starred with the bat for Sussex as he hit an unbeaten 97 whilst Scott Elstone, a trialist from Nottinghamshire, was also in fine form as he made 69.
Sussex made 223 for 4 from their 40 overs and despite 67 from Arun Harinath, Surrey could only manage 205 for 9 in reply as Sam Grant, from the Sussex Academy, took excellent figures of 4 for 19 on his debut for the Second Eleven.
Lewis Hatchett (3 for 52) and Joe Gatting (2 for 13) were the other stars with the ball.