The main sport in Brighton is Cricket and is home to the Sussex County Cricket Club. It is one of the oldest cricket clubs in the U.K and its T20 and limited over team name is Sussex Sharks. At time of writing Sussex has won three championships, 3 pro-40 and one T20 Cup wins. Today Sussex is widely regarded as a dominant and outstanding team of English domestic cricket. It plays its home games in the County Cricket Ground, Hove which has a capacity of over seven thousand. It is famous for its deck and arm chairs and has only hosted one ODI back in the 1999 World Cup.
Football in the area is represented by the Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club. They are currently located in the Football League One and are nick named the Seagulls for very obvious reasons. Crystal Palace is its local rivals and the team is based in the Withdean Stadium which has a capacity of over nine thousand. This is considered a temporary stadium for Brighton and hence not much sought after by locals and critics.
Brighton Minibus and coach hire can transport you to all sports events, venues and facilities with ease and comfort, and at affordable prices.