Ishant picks two, but Sussex surrenders to Glamorgan

The India pacer finished with figures of 2/65 but Sussex succumbed to a six-wicket loss to Glamorgan in the Royal London One-Day Cup tie in Cardiff on Friday.

India speedster Ishant Sharma’s figures of two for 65 was not enough as Sussex succumbed to a six-wicket loss to Glamorgan on Friday.   -  AP

India speedster Ishant Sharma’s figures of two for 65 was not enough as Sussex succumbed to a six-wicket loss to Glamorgan in the Royal London One-Day Cup tie at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Friday.

Electing to bowl, Glamorgan bowlers did an ordinary job, as Sussex managed to score 277 for the loss of nine wickets, courtesy Michael Burgess and David Wiese's 58 and 67 respectively; Timm van der Gugten claimed three for 58.

Glamorgan chased down the target with just 10 balls to spare, courtesy skipper Colin Ingram and Kiran Carlson's unbeaten innings of 95 and 59 respectively.

With this win, Sussex rises to the sixth spot in the South Group table, while Glamorgan lurks at the bottom in the ninth spot.

Sussex hosts Essex on Sunday.