Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 27 years 115 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 62 82 21 1110 101* 18.19 2108 52.65 1 2 159 11 21 0
List A 58 25 13 125 18 10.41 186 67.20 0 0 12 0 14 0
Twenty20 60 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 62 111 10898 5282 189 7/60 10/26 27.94 2.90 57.6 9 8 2
List A 58 58 2286 2205 76 4/32 4/32 29.01 5.78 30.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 60 59 1321 1688 71 4/33 4/33 23.77 7.66 18.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 9-12, 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 Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
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
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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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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Apr 13, 2015

Jack Shantry celebrates a wicket, Worcestershire v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, New Road, 2nd day, April 13, 2015

Jack Shantry celebrates a wicket

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Lord's - May 21-25
England 389 & 74/2 New Zealand 523
Kent v Surrey at Beckenham
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Derbyshire at Southport
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Sussex v Warwickshire at Hove
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Worcs v Durham at Worcester
May 24-27, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
South Group: Gloucs v Essex at Bristol
May 24, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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