Sussex and Durham will face off in a county match starting on April 28 in Hove, England. Durham won the toss and elected to bat. Batting first, Durham were all out for 223 in the first innings. Sussex were all out for 538 in the first innings. Pujara was the top scorer with 203 runs with 24 fours and a strike rate of 60.78.
Chateshwar Pujara played against rival teams in the England County Championship between Sussex, Derbyshire, Worcestershire and Durham. Pujara, who trailed by six runs in the first innings of the first match against Derbyshire, was unbeaten on 201 in the second innings. He then went on to score a century with 109, 12 against Worcestershire. He scored 203 in the first innings of the current match against Durham.