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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 26 years 332 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 57 75 20 1070 101* 19.45 2011 53.20 1 2 155 10 19 0
List A 58 25 13 125 18 10.41 186 67.20 0 0 12 0 14 0
Twenty20 59 14 7 52 12* 7.42 59 88.13 0 0 4 1 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 57 101 10006 4903 165 7/60 10/131 29.71 2.94 60.6 7 6 1
List A 58 58 2286 2205 76 4/32 4/32 29.01 5.78 30.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 59 58 1297 1661 70 4/33 4/33 23.72 7.68 18.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Essex v Worcestershire at Chelmsford, Sep 23-25, 2014 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 Surrey v Worcestershire at The Oval, Aug 2, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6, 2/67, 38 Worcs v Essex Chelmsford 23 Sep 2014 FC
21, 6/87, 101*, 4/44 Worcs v Surrey Worcester 9 Sep 2014 FC
2/77, 37, 1/53, 13 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 31 Aug 2014 FC
1, 1/82, 6, 0/24 Worcs v Gloucs Worcester 15 Aug 2014 FC
2, 2/32 Worcs v Gloucs Worcester 13 Aug 2014 LA
0/11 Worcs v Hampshire Southampton 11 Aug 2014 LA
1/55 Worcs v Lancashire Worcester 9 Aug 2014 LA
7, 0/22 Worcs v Yorkshire Leeds 7 Aug 2014 LA
8, 2/26 Worcs v Surrey The Oval 2 Aug 2014 T20
5*, 0/15 Worcs v Derbyshire Worcester 31 Jul 2014 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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Sep 10, 2014

Jack Shantry ended with six wickets, Worcestershire v Surrey, County Championship, Division Two, New Road, September 10, 2014

Jack Shantry ended with six wickets

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Jun 3, 2014

Jack Shantry claimed 6 for 53 in Surrey's first innings, Surrey v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division Two, The Oval, 3rd day, June 3, 2014

Jack Shantry claimed 6 for 53 in Surrey's first innings

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Sep 5, 2013

Reece Topley celebrates removing Jack Shantry to win the match, Essex v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Chelmsford, 3rd day, September, 5, 2013

Reece Topley celebrates removing Jack Shantry to win the match

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County Results
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Derby - Sep 27, 2009
Glamorgan won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Kent v Northants at Canterbury - Sep 27, 2009
Northants won by 99 runs
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Sep 27, 2009
Warwickshire won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Leics v Surrey at Leicester - Sep 27, 2009
Surrey won by 4 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - Sep 27, 2009
Gloucs won by 9 wickets (with 195 balls remaining)
Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Sep 27, 2009
Durham won by 2 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 27, 2009
Worcs won by 49 runs
Yorkshire v Essex at Leeds - Sep 27, 2009
Essex won by 7 wickets (with 39 balls remaining)
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