Sherfane Rutherford is known for his big-hitting abilities. Playing for Guyana Amazon Warriors in his debut season of the Caribbean Premier League 2018, he caught the eye of the cricketing world for his all-round abilities. Since then he has plied his trade in several T20 leagues across the world and even made his international debut for the men in maroon.
Sherfane Rutherford made his first-class debut for Guyana in the 2016–17 Regional Four Day Competition on 15 April 2017 against Windward Islands at Providence. Later Rutherford made his List A debut for Guyana in the 2017–18 Regional Super50 on 31 January 2018 against Kent at North Sound.
In June 2018, he got selected to play for West Indies B in the Global T20 Canada tournament. He scored highest runs in the tournament for West Indies B by scoring 230 runs in eight matches.The stellar performance in the Global T-20 League earned him a CPL contract too. On his CPL debut against Patriots he didn't get the opportunity to bat but Rutherford made a mark against Trinbago Knight Riders, smashing a 13-ball 45 with six sixes and a four, in a match-winning partnership with Shimron Hetmyer. His overall run tally in CPL 2018 was 171 runs at a strike rate of 142.5 and he earned a call-up to West Indies' T20I side on the India tour,
Sherfane Rutherford struck gold when he was brought for INR 2 crore from a base price of INR 40 lakh in the December 2018 auction by Delhi Capitals. One of the most impactful performances from the 20-year-old came against Royal Challengers Bangalore, when he scored a 13-ball 28 and took the wicket of AB de Villiers with his medium pace. Overall, he played 7 matches in the 2019 season, picking one wicket and scoring 73 runs with the willow. The 2020 season is expected to be a breakthrough season for him.
In October 2018, Rutherford was named in the West Indies' T20I squad for series against India, but he did not play. In December 2018, he was again named in the West Indies' T20I squad, this time for their series against Bangladesh. He made his T20I debut for the West Indies against Bangladesh on 22 December 2018.
Sherfane Eviston Rutherford was born on 15 August 1998 in Enmore, Guyana. The talented southpaw since stepping into the professional arena of cricket has made giant strides. Within 4 years of his First Class debut Sherane Rutherford has played for his national side and played a season of IPL