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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 29 years 114 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 88 112 30 1562 106 19.04 2871 54.40 2 2 216 23 27 0
List A 73 33 16 188 31 11.05 267 70.41 0 0 18 0 18 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 88 154 15801 7566 261 7/60 10/26 28.98 2.87 60.5 12 12 2
List A 73 73 2999 2800 92 4/29 4/29 30.43 5.60 32.5 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 Derbyshire v Worcestershire at Derby, May 19-22, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester, Aug 23, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Derbyshire v Worcestershire at Derby, May 16, 2017 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
2/49, 0* Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 19 May 2017 FC
0/28 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 16 May 2017 LA
1/17 Worcs v Durham Worcester 14 May 2017 LA
0/48 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 12 May 2017 LA
12*, 2/60 Worcs v Northants Northampton 3 May 2017 LA
3/64 Worcs v Leics Leicester 30 Apr 2017 LA
0/54 Worcs v Notts Worcester 27 Apr 2017 LA
7, 0/35 Worcs 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Solihull 25 Apr 2017 Other OD
2/12, 16*, 2/32 Worcs v Glamorgan Cardiff 14 Apr 2017 FC
3/36, 1/18 Worcs v Lds-Brd MCCU Leeds 7 Apr 2017 Other
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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County Results
Hampshire v Warwickshire at Lord's - Sep 15, 2012
Hampshire won (lost fewer wickets)
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Sep 11-14, 2012
Derbyshire won by 6 wickets
Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford - Sep 11-14, 2012
Yorkshire won by 239 runs
Lancashire v Surrey at Liverpool - Sep 11-14, 2012
Match drawn
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 11-14, 2012
Leics won by 2 wickets
Notts v Warwickshire at Nottingham - Sep 11-14, 2012
Match drawn
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