Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 27 years 158 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 67 89 23 1204 101* 18.24 2287 52.64 1 2 171 14 21 0
List A 58 25 13 125 18 10.41 186 67.20 0 0 12 0 14 0
Twenty20 69 18 8 69 12* 6.90 75 92.00 0 0 5 2 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 67 120 12135 5767 214 7/60 10/26 26.94 2.85 56.7 11 10 2
List A 58 58 2286 2205 76 4/32 4/32 29.01 5.78 30.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 69 68 1537 2014 83 4/33 4/33 24.26 7.86 18.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Worcestershire at Nottingham, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester, Aug 23, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Worcestershire v Gloucestershire at Worcester, Aug 13, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Durham at Worcester, Jul 5, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/19 Worcs v Durham Worcester 5 Jul 2015 T20
4, 1/22 Worcs v Notts Nottingham 3 Jul 2015 T20
2/39, 9, 5/48, 4* Worcs v Notts Nottingham 29 Jun 2015 FC
2/50 Worcs v Northants Worcester 26 Jun 2015 T20
4/66, 41*, 2/37 Worcs v Middlesex Uxbridge 21 Jun 2015 FC
1/36 Worcs v Derbyshire Worcester 19 Jun 2015 T20
1/38, 0* Worcs v Lancashire Manchester 18 Jun 2015 T20
17, 5/92, 0 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 14 Jun 2015 FC
1/34 Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 12 Jun 2015 T20
2/54, 12 Worcs v Notts Worcester 7 Jun 2015 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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