Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 27 years 212 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 71 94 23 1260 101* 17.74 2381 52.91 1 2 178 15 23 0
List A 61 28 14 164 31 11.71 227 72.24 0 0 16 0 15 0
Twenty20 73 18 8 69 12* 6.90 75 92.00 0 0 5 2 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 71 127 12813 6091 224 7/60 10/26 27.19 2.85 57.2 11 11 2
List A 61 61 2460 2366 82 4/29 4/29 28.85 5.77 30.0 3 0 0
Twenty20 73 72 1627 2132 86 4/33 4/33 24.79 7.86 18.9 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Aug 21-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Worcestershire at Colchester, Aug 23, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Worcestershire at The Oval, Aug 4, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, Jun 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Hampshire at Worcester, Aug 14, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/84 Worcs v Somerset Taunton 21 Aug 2015 FC
0/37 Worcs v Hampshire Worcester 14 Aug 2015 T20
4, 2/54, 6, 0/23 Worcs v Notts Worcester 7 Aug 2015 FC
2/62, 8* Worcs v Surrey The Oval 4 Aug 2015 LA
4/29, 0 Worcs v Northants Worcester 2 Aug 2015 LA
0/70, 31 Worcs v Somerset Taunton 31 Jul 2015 LA
1/84, 17, 8, 0/14 Worcs v Yorkshire Scarborough 19 Jul 2015 FC
1/15 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 17 Jul 2015 T20
2/26 Worcs v Yorkshire Leeds 14 Jul 2015 T20
0/40 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 10 Jul 2015 T20
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
1st Semi-Final: Northants v Warwickshire at Birmingham - Aug 29
Northants won by 5 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
2nd Semi-Final: Hampshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Aug 29
Hampshire 33/1 (5.1/20 ov)
Final: Northants v TBA at Birmingham
Aug 29, 2015 (18:45 local | 17:45 GMT | 13:45 EDT | 12:45 CDT | 10:45 PDT)
Division 2: Essex Women v Scot Women in England (venue TBA)
Aug 30, 2015
Division 3: Herts Women v Neth Women in England (venue TBA)
Aug 30, 2015
Division 2: Wales Women v Ire. Women in England (venue TBA)
Aug 30, 2015
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