Luke Wright says he wants to put himself in pole position to take on Kevin Pietersen's one-day mantle for England.
Sussex announce a deficit of £630,000 in their accounts for the financial year to October 2013 after depreciation.
Sussex coach Mark Robinson will put his name forward to be considered for the position of England technical director.
Sussex all-rounder Michael Yardy targets winning more silverware after signing a new two-year deal with the club.
Sussex all-rounder Michael Yardy signs a one-year contract extension, keeping him at Hove until the end of 2015.
Sussex sign Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat as an overseas player for the NatWest T20 Blast tournament.
The chief executives of Kent and Sussex oppose an idea to merge the two clubs to reduce the number of county sides.
Former Surrey team director Chris Adams says he is in discussion with three counties over a return to coaching.
Sussex Women appoint Sarah Taylor as captain for the 2014 season, with Arran Brindle named new vice-captain.
Durham will start the defence of their County Championship title with an away game against Northants on 13 April next year.
Shoreham-born left-arm seam bowler Lewis Hatchett signs a new one-year contract with Sussex.
Sussex's Mark Robinson hopes his role as the England Lions head coach will lead to him getting a major international job.
Sussex sign Ashar Zaidi on a two-year contract after the all-rounder made two appearances for the county in September.
Sussex signed veteran seam bowler Jon Lewis on a one-year contract following his departure from Surrey.
Sussex cricket manager Mark Robinson is named as head coach for the England Lions tour to Sri Lanka in early 2014.
Sussex's overseas fast bowler Steve Magoffin, who took 63 Championship wickets in 2013, signs a new one-year contract.
Sussex sign all-rounder Steffan Piolet after Warwickshire release him from the last year of his contract at Edgbaston.
Sussex left-arm seam bowler Chris Liddle signs a new two-year contract with the county.
Sussex seam bowler James Anyon signs a new two-year contract, keeping him with the county until the end of 2015.
Sussex batsman Matt Machan, who scored his maiden first-class century in 2013, signs a new two-year contract.
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