Kwesi Mugisa

Kwesi Mugisa

Kwesi has been a sports journalist with more than 10-years’ experience in the field. First as a Sports Reporter with The Gleaner in the early 2000s before he made the almost natural transition to becoming an editor. Since then he has led the revamp of The Star’s sports offering, making it a more engaging and forward-thinking component of the most popular tabloid newspaper in the Caribbean.

Windies skipper Stafanie Taylor has revealed she draw some motivation from an injury sustained midway a 31-run victory against South Africa in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 on Wednesday.

Windies captain Stafanie Taylor insists making history will be a key motivational factor for the women’s team who will get the defence of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 title under way on Friday.

Jamaica midfielder Kevin Rochester insists the team has not given up hope on qualifying for the next phase of the CONCACAF Under-20 Championships despite the team finding itself in a perilous situation.

Former Windies captain Darren Sammy is looking forward to the start of the Women’s T20 World Cup, which will see the team have hopes of defending the title on home soil.

Bangladesh opening batsman Tamim Iqbal is hoping to return to the team in time for the match-up against the West Indies later this month.

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz will predictably go for goals in their final two group matches of the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship with the hope of catching up on group leaders Mexico.

Windies T20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite admits the team has been undergoing a period of experimentation to determine its best batting line-up, following another crushing defeat to India.

Windies skipper Carlos Brathwaite is hoping to take the positives from a disappointing 71 run loss to India in the second T20 international on Tuesday.

Windies head coach Stuart Law has expressed regret that the team’s batting line-up was not able to better occupy the crease against India, following a number of poor showings in the recently concluded series.

Windies Women’s team captain, Stafanie Taylor, believes the fact that the ICC Women's World Twenty20 is being played on home soil puts added pressure on the team to retain the title.

Windies T20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite has put his triumph with the Combined Campuses & Colleges Marooners who claimed its maiden Super50 title on Sunday, just below his famous World Cup heroics.

Jamaica Sunshine Girls defender Shamera Sterling was named the player of the series, on the back of the country’s silver medal-winning performance at the just concluded Fast Five Netball World Series.

Windies skipper Jason Holder insists he is determined to focus on young players looking to gain experience during the ongoing tour of India and not players missing from the current squad.

Windies skipper Jason Holder was full of praise for young batsman Shimron Hetmyer, who smashed an impressive ton against India, in an eight-wicket loss for the team on Sunday.

Windies skipper Jason Holder believes the team put together a decent effort, particularly with the bat, despite going down by four wickets to India in the first One Day International at Barsapara Stadium on Sunday.

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