Courtney Walsh

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Birthday
30, 1962
Birthplace
Kingston, Jamaica
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
30, 1962 (age 56)
Birthplace
Kingston, Jamaica

About

Fast bowler who represented West Indies in international play for 15 years.

Before Fame

He rose to prominence in 1979 after taking 10 wickets in an inning in his school; three years later he appeared in his first Test match, taking 2 wickets against Australia.

Trivia

He and fellow West Indian Curtly Ambrose became a formidable one-two combination in opening bowling, and he personally captained the West Indies for 22 Test matches.

Family Life

He was born in Kingston, Jamaica, then still a British colony.

Associated With

India-born Viv Richards also played cricket for the West Indies national side, helping the team to the World Cup.