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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 28 years 177 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 83 105 27 1491 106 19.11 2710 55.01 2 2 207 22 26 0
List A 64 29 15 172 31 12.28 236 72.88 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 83 146 15000 7142 251 7/60 10/26 28.45 2.85 59.7 12 12 2
List A 64 64 2588 2432 85 4/29 4/29 28.61 5.63 30.4 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 Leicestershire at Worcester, Jul 3-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester, Aug 23, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Durham v Worcestershire at Chester-le-Street, Jun 12, 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
1/30, 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
0/32, 13*, 1/61 Worcs v Leics Worcester 3 Jul 2016 FC
0/31 Worcs v Derbyshire Worcester 1 Jul 2016 T20
- Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 30 Jun 2016 T20
1/22, 1* Worcs v Lancashire Manchester 24 Jun 2016 T20
2/102, 12* Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 20 Jun 2016 FC
1/22 Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 12 Jun 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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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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