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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 29 years 85 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 87 111 29 1562 106 19.04 2871 54.40 2 2 216 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 87 153 15699 7517 259 7/60 10/26 29.02 2.87 60.6 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 Glamorgan v Worcestershire at Cardiff, Apr 14-16, 2017 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
2/12, 16*, 2/32 Worcs v Glamorgan Cardiff 14 Apr 2017 FC
3/36, 1/18 Worcs v Lds-Brd MCCU Leeds 7 Apr 2017 Other
0, 1/135, 18 Worcs v Essex Chelmsford 31 Aug 2016 FC
1/80, 1/6, 4* Worcs v Northants Worcester 23 Aug 2016 FC
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
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
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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