Rahkeem Cornwall surpasses Chris Gayle to achieve a rare feat in T20 format

Rahkeem Cornwall scored first-ever double-hundred in T20 cricket

By Web Desk
October 06, 2022
Source: CPL

USA: West Indies' giant cricketer Rahkeem Cornwall surpassed his compatriot Chris Gayle to score the highest individual score in T20 format. 

While representing Atlanta Fire in American T20 competition known as the Atlanta Open, Cornwall hit first-ever double-hundred in the shorter format. 

He struck 205 runs off 77 balls laced with 17 boundaries and 22 maximums. His 200 out of 205 runs came from boundaries. 

With this milestone, Cornwall beat Chris Gayle's previous highest score in T20s. West Indian batter had scored 173 runs while representing Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2013.