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.

The Football Federation Australian (FFA) have been lukewarm regarding the pursuit of retired sprint superstar Usain Bolt by A-League club Central Coast Mariners.

Outspoken Trinidad and Tobago coach Ato Boldon claimed he hopes to shame the National Association of Athletics Administrations of Trinidad Tobago (NAAATT) into action after what he believes has been several costly blunders.

Trinidadian coach Ato Boldon admits he was taken aback and somewhat surprised by sharp criticism that erupted from some T&T nationals regarding his coaching of Jamaica sprint double champion Briana Williams.

Newly-crowned World U-20 double champion Briana Williams admits emulating the exploits of legendary Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown featured prominently in her thoughts heading into the games in Tampere, Finland.

Reigning Olympic sprint double champion Elaine Thompson has offered words of encouragement to up and coming sprint sensation Briana Williams who recently accomplished a sprint double of her own.

West Indies legend Brian Lara has pointed to the performance of the West Indies B squad, in the recently concluded Global T20 Canada tournament, as a good indicator of the growing strength of regional cricket.

An unbeaten half-century from Saad Bin Zafar and four-for from Sheldon Cottrell lifted the Vancouver Knights to a 7-wicket win over West Indies B and the Global T20 Canada title on Sunday.

Jamaica’s Fedrick Dacres and Janieve Russell continued a golden run of form in recent weeks with convincing wins at the Athletics World Cup on Saturday.

Jamaica ended its participation at the IAAF World U-20 youth championship with another podium spot a 12th of the games and best-ever medal haul for the country.

Jamaica’s Kai Chang continued to underline the country’s rising stock in the discus event after striking gold at the IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Tampere on Sunday.

Jamaica’s Brittany Anderson claimed silver in the women’s 100m hurdles but was only marginally beaten to top spot at the IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Tampere on Sunday.

Windies T20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite has received permission by the West Indies to stay for another week with Kent in the Vitality T20 Blast in England.

India A made quick work of an easy target to score a five-wicket win over Windies A in the second unofficial Test and secure a 1-0 series lead at Taunton on Friday.

A blistering 134 unbeaten and two wickets from West Indies B all-rounder Sherfane Rutherford upstaged Windies veteran Chris Gayle in a six-wicket win that sent Vancouver Knights crashing out of the Global T20 Canada on Thursday.

Windies A squandered early momentum to find themselves in a tough position, with India A needing just another 107 runs to win with seven wickets remaining on the final day of the unofficial second Test at Taunton.

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