|Date of birth||16 January 1985|
|Place of birth||Leicester, England|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||94 kg (14 st 11 lb)|
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|Years||Club / team||Caps||(points)|
He progressed to the senior team, making 42 appearances in four seasons and captained the Development XV to a Premiership ‘A’ League title in 2005/06.
He moved on to play at the Exeter Chiefs followed by spells at the Northampton Saints and in Italy playing for Mogliano in the National Championship of Excellence, in 2011–12. He returned to Leicester Tigers for the 2012–13 season. On 28 March 2013, Cornwell rejoined Mogliano for the 2013/14 season.
Cornwell captained England Under-21s to a Six Nations Grand Slam in 2006 and in the Junior World Cup in France, and led a young Tigers squad in the JP Morgan Premiership 7s Series in summer of 2012.