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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 28 years 310 days

Major teams Minor Counties Under-25s, Shropshire, Worcestershire, Worcestershire 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium

Relation Father - BK Shantry, Brother - AJ Shantry

Jack David Shantry
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 86 110 28 1546 106 18.85 2847 54.30 2 2 213 23 27 0
List A 67 32 15 176 31 10.35 258 68.21 0 0 16 0 15 0
Twenty20 84 21 9 76 12* 6.33 84 90.47 0 0 6 2 20 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 86 151 15594 7473 255 7/60 10/26 29.30 2.87 61.1 12 12 2
List A 67 67 2705 2529 86 4/29 4/29 29.40 5.60 31.4 3 0 0
Twenty20 84 82 1831 2423 90 4/33 4/33 26.92 7.93 20.3 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Essex v Worcestershire at Chelmsford, Aug 31-Sep 2, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester, Aug 23, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Aug 17, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Derbyshire v Worcestershire at Derby, Jul 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1/135, 18 Worcs v Essex Chelmsford 31 Aug 2016 FC
1/80, 1/6, 4* Worcs v Northants Worcester 23 Aug 2016 FC
1, 0/30 Worcs v Somerset Taunton 17 Aug 2016 LA
4, 1/59, 29, 0/51 Worcs v Glamorgan Worcester 13 Aug 2016 FC
7/39, 0, 0/18 Worcs 2nd XI v Notts 2nd XI Worcester 2 Aug 2016 Other
0/30 Worcs v Pakistanis Worcester 29 Jul 2016 Other
1/51, 0 Worcs v Northants Worcester 27 Jul 2016 LA
3, 0/16 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 24 Jul 2016 LA
1/30, 5 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 22 Jul 2016 T20
0/21 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 15 Jul 2016 T20
Profile

The figure of fun who became a folk hero. Eyebrows were raised when Worcestershire signed Jack Shantry. A decent but unexceptional player in the local leagues, Shantry seemed to bowl with an impossibly awkward action and with a lack of pace that one journalist described as "somewhere between slow and stationary."

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May 31, 2015

Jack Shantry bowled a tight first eight overs but failed to strike, Hampshire v Worcestershire, County Championship Division One, Ageas Bowl, 1st day, May 31, 2015

Jack Shantry bowled a tight first eight overs but failed to strike

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Apr 21, 2015

Jack Shantry was given the second new ball, Sussex v Worcestershire, County Championship Division One, Hove, 3rd day, April 21, 2015

Jack Shantry was given the second new ball

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Apr 13, 2015

Jack Shantry got through the Yorkshire middle order, Worcestershire v Yorkshire, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, April 13, 2015

Jack Shantry got through the Yorkshire middle order

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Country Fixtures Country Results
U.A.E. v Eng Lions at Dubai (DSC)
Dec 5, 2016 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST -1d)
Afghanistan v Eng Lions at Abu Dhabi
Dec 7-10, 2016 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST -1d)
4th Test: India v England at Mumbai
Dec 8-12, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
5th Test: India v England at Chennai
Dec 16-20, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
1st ODI: India v England at Pune
Jan 15, 2017 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
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