Nottinghamshire v Sussex:
Matchday Information Guide
Featured News | 22nd April 2017
Should you be visiting us for the Specsavers County Championship fixture between Nottinghamshire and Sussex, this matchday guide contains all the information you need to ensure maximum enjoyment from your day out at Trent Bridge.
Radcliffe Road Development
Redevelopment at the Radcliffe Road End of the ground is ongoing, so please be aware of some restrictions to the building’s usual arrangements and facilities.
Lower and middle tier seating, together with the first-floor Cricketers’ Suite dining facility, is open.
The main lift facility is not in use, however, a temporary lift to the first-floor – adjacent to Reception and staffed throughout the day – will be available.
Middle tier seating is available via the staircase only on this occasion. Access to middle tier seating by lift will not be available. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to ask a Member of staff, who will be delighted to assist you.
Adults can enjoy a day of Specsavers County Championship cricket for £17. It’s £9 for u16s, while over 65s and u21s can attend for £12.
Supporters can enjoy the final session of the match, scheduled to commence at 4pm, at the reduced price of £5 adults, £1 juniors.
Tickets are available online here, or feel free to simply pay on the gate.
Hours of Play
Gates open at 9.00am, with start of play scheduled for 11am. The first session will take place between 11am and 1pm, before a 40 minute Lunch interval. The afternoon session will then take place between 1.40pm and 3.40pm (or when 32 overs remain, whichever is later) before a 20 minute Tea interval. The scheduled close of play is at 6pm.
96 overs are scheduled per day. Overs lost to bad weather can be made up in subsequent days, up to a maximum of eight per day. In the case of a 104-over day, Lunch will be scheduled for 1.10pm, Tea for 4pm and close of play at 6.30pm.
Nottinghamshire squad to face Sussex (from): Brendan Taylor, Jake Libby, James Pattinson, Chris Read, Stuart Broad, Riki Wessels, Alex Hales, Harry Gurney, Luke Fletcher, Samit Patel, Greg Smith, Jake Ball and Michael Lumb.
Sussex squad to face Nottinghamshire (from): Jofra Archer, Adam Barton, Danny Briggs, Ben Brown, Laurie Evans, Harry Finch, George Garton, Steve Magoffin, Chris Nash, Delray Rawlins, Ajmal Shahzad, Stiaan van Zyl, David Wiese, Stuart Whittingham and Luke Wright.
Food & Drink
The Cricketers’ Suite, situated on the first floor of the Radcliffe Road Stand (enter via Reception), serves delicious hot and cold food as well as vegetarian and gluten free options, while catering for Members is also available in the Pavilion.
If you still wish to bring your own meals, please ensure that any food or soft drinks are in plastic or cardboard containers; avoiding alcohol, cans, glassware or metal cutlery.
Additional bar facilities will be available in the Trent Bridge Inn Courtyard and from the new scoreboard on the corner of the Radcliffe Road and Fox Road Stands.
Car Parking for spectators is available priced at £3 (£2 for Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club Members) at Notts Sports Ground (Lady Bay, postcode NG2 5AA). Alternatively, access to the Nottingham Forest Car Park, also priced at £3 or £2 for Members, can be gained off Lady Bay Bridge and will be available on Days 1, 3 and 4 of the match. It will be in use by the Football Club on Day 2, Saturday 22 April.
Travelling By Bicycle
Riders are able to park their bikes at the ground until an hour after close of play.
Travelling By Bus
Discounted bus travel has also been secured thanks to a partnership with Nottingham City Transport.
Ticket holders will be able to travel on Nottingham City Transport buses for £2.50 when they show a valid match ticket or membership to the driver.
Please note this offer is only valid on Nottingham City Transport buses in greater Nottingham, and after 9.30am.
For further information on this offer and to plan you bus journey visit www.nctx.co.uk/cricket
Wheelchair viewing positions are available in-front of the William Clarke and Smith Cooper Stands, as well as the Hound Road Upper, Radcliffe Road Lower and the top of the Smith Cooper Stand.
Lift facilities to the middle tier seating of the Radcliffe Road Stand will not be in use at this fixture. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience.
Please feel free to ask your nearest steward or Member of staff, who will be delighted to assist you.
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