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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 28 years 93 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 76 99 24 1349 101* 17.98 2516 53.61 1 2 192 15 23 0
List A 61 28 14 164 31 11.71 227 72.24 0 0 16 0 15 0
Twenty20 73 18 8 69 12* 6.90 75 92.00 0 0 5 2 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 76 136 13788 6605 241 7/60 10/26 27.40 2.87 57.2 12 12 2
List A 61 61 2460 2366 82 4/29 4/29 28.85 5.77 30.0 3 0 0
Twenty20 73 72 1627 2132 86 4/33 4/33 24.79 7.86 18.9 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Apr 24-27, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester, Aug 23, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Worcestershire at The Oval, Aug 4, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Hampshire at Worcester, Aug 14, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4/89, 13, 0/82 Worcs v Gloucs Bristol 24 Apr 2016 FC
45, 5/46, 0/29 Worcs v Oxford MCCU Oxford 31 Mar 2016 FC
0/55, 0/11 Worcs v Warwickshire Abu Dhabi 12 Mar 2016 Other
2/5, 3/51 Worcs v Middlesex Worcester 22 Sep 2015 FC
1/42, 3*, 1/44 Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 14 Sep 2015 FC
15, 1/126, 13 Worcs v Sussex Worcester 1 Sep 2015 FC
2/84 Worcs v Somerset Taunton 21 Aug 2015 FC
0/37 Worcs v Hampshire Worcester 14 Aug 2015 T20
4, 2/54, 6, 0/23 Worcs v Notts Worcester 7 Aug 2015 FC
2/62, 8* Worcs v Surrey The Oval 4 Aug 2015 LA
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
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Sep 24-27, 2013
Glamorgan won by 8 wickets
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 24-27, 2013
Kent won by 2 wickets
Notts v Somerset at Nottingham - Sep 24-27, 2013
Match drawn
Surrey v Yorkshire at The Oval - Sep 24-27, 2013
Match drawn
Sussex v Durham at Hove - Sep 24-27, 2013
Sussex won by 6 wickets
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