Womens WC: We hold the advantage over Aussies, says Windies skipper Aguilleira

The 27-year-old Merissa Aguilleira also added that winning the World Cup would mean a lot for the people back home.

updated: February 16, 2013 17:54 IST
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Mumbai: Having led the West Indies to their maiden ICC Women's World Cup final, skipper Merissa Aguilleira said her team has a psychological edge over Australia in Sunday's summit clash after their shock eight-run win over the same opponents in the last Super Six stage game.

"We will have a psychological advantage over them. I must say, for that game, everything went wrong for us in the morning. We had a few players falling ill and one of the players got injured and had to pull out at the last minute," said Aguilleira on the eve of the day-night final to be held at the Brabourne Stadium.

"I think it was God who saw us through that game and we are really thankful for it. It's a big accomplishment for us and we have to grab hold of it," she said

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