Rahkeem Cornwall Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Rahkeem Cornwall Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Rahkeem Cornwall

Rahkeem Rashawn Shane Cornwall is an Antiguan Cricketer who plays for the West Indies. In 2019, he was named for the West Indies Test squad to play against India. He is the heaviest international cricketer in the world.

Wiki/Biography

Rahkeem Cornwell was born on Monday on 1 February 1993 (age: 26 years, as in 2019) in Antigua and Barbuda.

Physical Appearance

  • Height: 6′ 5″
  • Weight: 143 kg
  • Chest Size: 60 inches
  • Waist Size: 50 inches
  • Biceps Size: 22 inches
  • Eye Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Rahkeem Cornwall

Family

The information about his family and siblings is not known.

Career

Cornwall made his domestic T20 debut for the Leeward Islands against Trinidad & Tobago at North Sound on 13 January 2011. He made his first-class debut for Jamaica against the Leeward Islands at Kingston on 5 December 2014. In July 2016, Cornwall was roped in for the West Indies Cricket Board President’s XI against India. He performed well in the first match; scored 41 runs and took 5 wickets. In 2017, when England toured the West Indies, he played an important inning scoring 59 runs and led a partnership 123 runs to save his team from 55-5 to 233.

Rahkeem Cornwall playing a shot against England

Rahkeem Cornwall playing a shot against England

He was the leading wicket-taker for the Leeward Islands in the Regional Super 50 Tournament of 2018-19 with 14 wickets in 8 matches. In the 2018-19 Regional Four Day competition, he was the most successful bowlers; he took 54 wickets in just 9 matches. In August 2019, he was selected for the Test squad for the national side of the West Indies to play against India. He has played for Antigua Hawksbills, Leeward Islands Under-19s, Leeward Islands, St Lucia Stars, West Indies A, and West Indies President’s XI at the domestic level.

Rahkeem Cornwall bowling against India

Rahkeem Cornwall bowling against India

Favourite Things

  • Music Band: Goldeneye

Facts

  • He belongs to Antigua, which is a part of the Leeward Islands. The island has produced some of the best cricketers of all time such as Viv Richards, Curtly Ambrose, Andie Roberts, and Richie Richardson.
  • He is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler.
  • Cornwall is the heaviest international cricketer in the world.
  • West Indies Cricket Board is helping him transform his heavy body in perfect shape. He goes to Colorado (USA) regularly to receive fitness training.
  • During the 5th season of Caribbean Premier League (CPL), Kieron Pollard taunted him when he was retired hurt after being hit by a ball delivered from Pollard.
  • In the 2018-19 Regional Four Day competition, Cornwall was the most successful bowlers; he took 54 wickets in just 17 innings of 9 matches.
  • His hobbies are listening to music, watching and playing football.