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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 29 years 174 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 91 117 32 1620 106 19.05 2942 55.06 2 2 223 23 30 0
List A 73 33 16 188 31 11.05 267 70.41 0 0 18 0 18 0
T20s Insights on t20 87 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 91 158 16137 7754 266 7/60 10/26 29.15 2.88 60.6 12 12 2
List A 73 73 2999 2800 92 4/29 4/29 30.43 5.60 32.5 3 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 87 85 1884 2497 91 4/33 4/33 27.43 7.95 20.7 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Glamorgan at Worcester, Jun 9-11, 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
T20s debut Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Worcestershire v Derbyshire at Worcester, Jul 19, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/29 Worcs v Derbyshire Worcester 19 Jul 2017 T20
0/14 Worcs v Leics Worcester 14 Jul 2017 T20
0/31 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 7 Jul 2017 T20
1/8, 10 Worcs 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Worcester 3 Jul 2017 Other T20
1*, 0/16 Worcs 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Burnopfield 26 Jun 2017 Other T20
10, 0/30 Worcs 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Burnopfield 26 Jun 2017 Other T20
61*, 1/37, 0/24 Worcs 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Holcot 20 Jun 2017 Other
4, 1/29 Worcs 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Northampton 19 Jun 2017 Other T20
1/35, 1* Worcs 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Northampton 19 Jun 2017 Other T20
3, 0/31, 4* Worcs v Glamorgan Worcester 9 Jun 2017 FC
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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