Eight Sussex players have gone into isolation after a positive Covid test at the club.

All-rounder Tom Clark tested positive and is now self-isolating.

First team squad members Jamie Atkins, James Coles, Henry Crocombe, Tom Haines, Sean Hunt, Delray Rawlins and Ollie Robinson have been identified as close contacts.

They are also isolating along with an academy player and a member of the team’s support staff.

Crocombe, Rawlins and Robinson have been removed from the Sharks squad for this evening’s Vitality Blast match against Kent Spitfires at Hove.

Stuart Meaker and Ali Orr have been added as cover.