Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 28 years 209 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 84 107 27 1524 106 19.05 2817 54.10 2 2 210 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 84 148 15234 7252 252 7/60 10/26 28.77 2.85 60.4 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 Worcestershire v Glamorgan at Worcester, Aug 13-16, 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
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
0/16 Worcs v Notts Nottingham 9 Jul 2016 T20
1, 0/26 Worcs v Lancashire Worcester 8 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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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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