|LV= County Championship - Division One, Hove|
|Close of play, day two: Hampshire 206 & 61-2 Sussex 240|
|Sussex 4pts, Hampshire 4pts|
Sussex and Hampshire both retained hopes of victory after an evenly-balanced second day at Hove.
Ollie Rayner's unbeaten 62 helped Sussex move from 27-2 at the start of play to 240 all out - a first-innings lead of 34.
Danny Briggs was Hampshire's best performer with the ball, taking 4-85.
Amjad Khan trapped Jimmy Adams lbw for 11 as Hampshire made a shaky start to their second innings but they rallied to 61-2, a lead of 27 at the close.