Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 27 years 124 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 63 84 21 1133 101* 17.98 2149 52.72 1 2 164 11 21 0
List A 58 25 13 125 18 10.41 186 67.20 0 0 12 0 14 0
Twenty20 61 15 7 53 12* 6.62 63 84.12 0 0 4 1 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 63 113 11165 5399 194 7/60 10/26 27.82 2.90 57.5 10 8 2
List A 58 58 2286 2205 76 4/32 4/32 29.01 5.78 30.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 61 60 1345 1726 72 4/33 4/33 23.97 7.69 18.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Durham at Worcester, May 24-27, 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 Leicestershire at Worcester, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/38 Worcs v Leics Worcester 29 May 2015 T20
23, 4/39, 0, 1/78 Worcs v Durham Worcester 24 May 2015 FC
1/27, 1 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 22 May 2015 T20
1/31, 1/22 Worcs v N Zealanders Worcester 14 May 2015 Other
1/46, 2, 1/31, 0 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 9 May 2015 FC
1/43, 4, 4/15 Worcs v Somerset Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
2/86, 3, 1/48, 1 Worcs v Sussex Hove 19 Apr 2015 FC
15, 4/65, 15*, 0/19 Worcs v Yorkshire Worcester 12 Apr 2015 FC
5/18, 5/8 Worcs v Oxford MCCU Oxford 2 Apr 2015 FC
1/34 Worcs v Middlesex Abu Dhabi 13 Mar 2015 Other OD
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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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 350 & 454/8d England 350 & 44/0
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 Derbyshire 77/2
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Essex 166 & 43/2 Leics 280
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan 371 Northants 79/5
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 Worcs 221/3
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 Middlesex 39/1
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 435/8
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-4
Notts 255 Sussex 39/3
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