Jofra Archer has taken 30 wickets in his seven Tests to date for England

England pace bowler Jofra Archer has extended his contract with Sussex until the end of the 2022 season.

Archer, 24, began his international career in stunning fashion in 2019 by winning the World Cup and then taking 22 wickets in a drawn Ashes series.

An elbow injury caused him to miss most of the winter tour of South Africa and the upcoming trip to Sri Lanka.

Archer said he is “making good progress” and has not given up hope of playing in the Indian Premier League.

It was originally thought he would not play for Rajasthan Royals in this year’s IPL, which runs from 29 March to 24 May, because of a low-grade stress fracture in his right elbow.

However, in an interview with Sussex’s club website,