Jack Leach      

Full name Matthew Jack Leach

Born June 22, 1991, Taunton, Somerset

Current age 23 years 90 days

Major teams Cardiff MCCU, Dorset, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, Somerset Under-17s, Valley District Cricket Club

Nickname Leachy

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Bishop Fox's School, Richard Huish College

Matthew Jack Leach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 10 11 4 74 21 10.57 252 29.36 0 0 10 0 0 0
List A 9 3 0 20 18 6.66 45 44.44 0 0 2 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 10 14 1780 692 20 5/63 7/106 34.60 2.33 89.0 0 1 0
List A 9 9 426 352 9 3/53 3/53 39.11 4.95 47.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Cardiff MCCU at Taunton, Mar 31-Apr 2, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton, Sep 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Somerset v Nottinghamshire at Taunton, Aug 12, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/40, 1/76 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 15 Sep 2014 FC
8*, 1/58 Somerset v Northants Taunton 31 Aug 2014 FC
2/55, 18 Somerset v Surrey The Oval 20 Aug 2014 LA
0/43, 0 Somerset v Glamorgan Taunton 12 Aug 2014 LA
2/21 Somerset v Sussex Taunton 10 Aug 2014 LA
0/49 Somerset v Middlesex Lord's 7 Aug 2014 LA
1/41 Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 5 Aug 2014 LA
3/53 Somerset v Kent Taunton 31 Jul 2014 LA
- Smrst 2nd XI v MCC Uni Taunton 29 Jul 2014 Other
8, 3/28 Smrst 2nd XI v Unicorns Sidmouth 24 Jul 2014 Other OD
Profile

Matthew Jack Leach, known by his middle name, is a left-arm spinner born and bred in Taunton who came through the Somerset academy. He opportunities in the Somerset first XI have been limited but he has tasted success with Dorset, whom he won the Minor Counties Championship with in 2010.

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Latest Photos

Sep 17, 2014

Jack Leach picked up the vital wicket of Eoin Morgan, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, September 17, 2014

Jack Leach picked up the vital wicket of Eoin Morgan

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May 7, 2013

Jack Leach did not have much success on the opening day, Yorkshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 1st day, May 7, 2013

Jack Leach did not have much success on the opening day

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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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