Tony Cozier

Writer and commentator in the Caribbean

Kieron Pollard roars after taking a wicket

CPL sans Barbados will not be the same

The prospect of dropping the loss-making Barbados Tridents from the tournament will be a blow to the country and its partying fans

Denesh Ramdin cuts a forlorn figure after his side crumbled to 114 all out

CPL the saviour for disenchanted fans

As the West Indies Test team continues to languish, the only thing that's sustaining the fans' enthusiasm for the game is the carnival T20 tournament

Devendra Bishoo celebrates a wicket

The rebirth of Devendra Bishoo

He went from being the ICC's best emerging player into oblivion, but he has worked his way back to the top. Now he must look after his vital spinning finger

Shane Dowrich poses with his Test cap before the start of the game

West Indies should persist with youth

Despite the three-day defeat in Dominica, it is too soon for the selectors to panic because it was not all doom and gloom

Denesh Ramdin is congratulated by the support staff

Australia will test West Indies' resilience

Having begun reasonably well under a new head coach, West Indies' challenge will be to sustain the progress they made in the England Tests

Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle and Darren Sammy break into a dance

Gayle and KP: dissimilar rebels

Both come with big egos and truckloads of controversy, but where Gayle's opponent has been the WICB, Pietersen's run-ins with his team-mates leave a bad aftertaste

Shivnarine Chanderpaul in thought

The Chanderpaul conundrum

As the 40-year-old sits on the cusp of a West Indies record, his waning batting form will worry the selectors when they pick the squad for the Australia Tests

Jermaine Blackwood embraces Denesh Ramdin

One small step for West Indies cricket

The series-levelling win against England might not herald a new chapter for the team - it's too early to say - but the spirit shown was a move in the right direction