County Championship: Shubman Gill leads Glamorgan cost in opposition to Sussex

India's Shubman Gill is playing the third and final match of a short-term contract with Glamorgan


India’s Shubman Gill is playing the third and final match of a short-term contract with Glamorgan
LV= County Championship Division Two, 1st Central County Ground, Hove (day one)
Glamorgan 221-3 (41.2 overs): Gill 91*, Lloyd 56; Currie 2-54
Sussex: Yet to bat
Sussex 1 pt, Glamorgan 1 pt
Match scorecard

India’s Shubman Gill raced to a classy 91 not out as promotion-chasing Glamorgan rattled up 221-3 against Sussex on a rain-affected first day in Hove.

Gill took the attack to the bowlers as Glamorgan did their best to make up for lost time.

Captain David Lloyd smashed a quick 56 to set the early tempo.

Brad Currie, with 2-54, was the pick of a struggling Sussex seam attack on a blustery autumnal day.

Lloyd chose to bat and quickly went on the offensive, adding 49 for the first wicket inside nine overs with Eddie Byrom before the left-hander, on 21, feathered an edge through to teenage keeper Charlie Tear off Currie.

Sussex, apart from Currie, were unable to find consistent lines although Lloyd was…