Jack Leach      

Full name Matthew Jack Leach

Born June 22, 1991, Taunton, Somerset

Current age 25 years 69 days

Major teams Cardiff MCCU, Dorset, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, Somerset Under-17s, Valley District Cricket Club

Nickname Leachy

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Bishop Fox's School, Richard Huish College

Matthew Jack Leach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 29 32 10 277 43 12.59 791 35.01 0 0 39 0 8 0
List A 15 4 1 21 18 7.00 46 45.65 0 0 2 0 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 29 44 5359 2377 84 7/106 11/180 28.29 2.66 63.7 4 5 1
List A 15 15 786 634 18 3/52 3/52 35.22 4.83 43.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Cardiff MCCU at Taunton, Mar 31-Apr 2, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton, Aug 23-26, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Somerset v Nottinghamshire at Taunton, Aug 12, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Surrey at Taunton, Aug 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6/108, 2/111 Somerset v Hampshire Taunton 23 Aug 2016 FC
12*, 5/69, 0, 4/46 Somerset v Durham Taunton 4 Aug 2016 FC
41, 3/77 Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Bath 26 Jul 2016 Other
16*, 2/37 Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Bath 25 Jul 2016 Other OD
3/120, 1, 1/21 Somerset v Notts Nottingham 17 Jul 2016 FC
12, 0/38, 27*, 2/36 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 10 Jul 2016 FC
1/53, 1, 2/61, 6* Somerset v Pakistanis Taunton 3 Jul 2016 FC
0/8, 0/36 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 26 Jun 2016 FC
12, 2/34 Smrst 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Canterbury 21 Jun 2016 Other
0/54 Smrst 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Taunton 2 Jun 2016 Other OD
Profile

Jack Leach - he is known by his middle name - is a tidy left-arm spinner with an unusually high action. He was born in Taunton and developed through the Somerset youth system. He played in the same u13, u15 and u17 sides as Jos Buttler, but while Buttler was always destined for stardom, Leach was obliged to take a job parking trolleys at a branch of Sainsbury's supermarket in Taunton.

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Jul 11, 2016

Peter Trego celebrates the wicket of Dawid Malan, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, July 11, 2016

Peter Trego celebrates the wicket of Dawid Malan

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Sep 23, 2015

Jack Leach ran through Warwickshire's top order, Somerset v Warwickshire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, September 23, 2015

Jack Leach ran through Warwickshire's top order

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Sep 11, 2015

Jack Leach broke an opening stand of 143, Hampshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, September 11, 2015

Jack Leach broke an opening stand of 143

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd ODI: England v Pakistan at Nottingham
Aug 30, 2016 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Worcs at Chelmsford
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Somerset at Manchester
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Northants v Glamorgan at Northampton
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Sussex v Kent at Hove
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Middlesex at Birmingham
Aug 31-Sep 3, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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