Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 27 years 83 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 59 77 21 1100 101* 19.64 2051 53.63 1 2 159 11 19 0
List A 58 25 13 125 18 10.41 186 67.20 0 0 12 0 14 0
Twenty20 59 14 7 52 12* 7.42 59 88.13 0 0 4 1 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 59 105 10351 5013 179 7/60 10/26 28.00 2.90 57.8 8 8 2
List A 58 58 2286 2205 76 4/32 4/32 29.01 5.78 30.0 2 0 0
Twenty20 59 58 1297 1661 70 4/33 4/33 23.72 7.68 18.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Yorkshire at Worcester, Apr 12-14, 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 Surrey v Worcestershire at The Oval, Aug 2, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
2/77, 37, 1/53, 13 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 31 Aug 2014 FC
1, 1/82, 6, 0/24 Worcs v Gloucs Worcester 15 Aug 2014 FC
2, 2/32 Worcs v Gloucs Worcester 13 Aug 2014 LA
0/11 Worcs v Hampshire Southampton 11 Aug 2014 LA
1/55 Worcs v Lancashire Worcester 9 Aug 2014 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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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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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-25, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Aug 9-12, 2013
England won by 74 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 1-5, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 2013
England won by 347 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 10-14, 2013
England won by 14 runs
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