Sussex chase the leaders

Sussex continue their challenge for honours in the LV=County Championship Division One this week as they travel to Taunton to face Somerset, in a match that begins tomorrow (Tuesday August 21 - 11am).

After winning their last four home games in the competition, Sussex have put themselves in title contention whilst also continuing hopes of an exciting treble across all the formats.

Sussex are currently 11 points shy of leaders Warwickshire who have played a game less, whilst Somerset sit in fourth spot, 21 points behind their visitors.

Left-arm seamer Lewis Hatchett is added to the squad that beat Middlesex at The PROBIZ County Ground whilst Matt Prior remains unavailable due to his involvement with the England side and their Test Series with South Africa.

The Sussex squad is as follows:

Amjad Khan

JE Anyon

BC Brown (wkt)

MW Goodwin

LJ Hatchett

EC Joyce (c)

SJ Magoffin

CD Nash

MS Panesar

LWP Wells

KO Wernars

LJ Wright

MH Yardy