Ben Brown, Matt Prior, Chris Jordan, Jofra Archer, Phil Salt, Luke Wells, Harry Finch, Luke Wright, Liam O’Brien
Eight Sussex players and former players sent a video message to Leighton Little to help lift the youngster’s spirits during rounds of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
The messages gave him a sense of purpose at a difficult time, giving him a huge boost. England Physical
Disabilities player Liam O’Brien heard about Leighton battle with cancer and went out of his way to give him his England shirts.
The pair have since had a one-hour socially distant chat about cricket and overcoming adversity, which inspired Leighton to ditch his crutches and work on rebuilding strength in his leg.