Jofra Archer has signed a one-year contract extension with Sussex.

The England international’s new deal with keep him at Hove until at least the end of the 2023 season.

Archer has missed the current campaign with club and country due to ongoing injury concerns.

He said: “It has been a difficult few months not being able to represent Sussex when the plan had been to return to the Sharks team after my elbow injury, so I am really happy to extend my contact and hope to be able to contribute to more Sussex victories in the future.”

Sussex head coach, Ian Salisbury added: “It’s great news that Jof has signed an extension, he is Sussex through and through and everyone loves having him here.

“He is already a legend at this club, so it is massively important to have someone of his stature around the place.

“Jof has achieved so much in world and international cricket since he made his debut with us in 2016, we love having him around the place, even when he is not playing, he is such a massive character and an extremely important member of our squad.”