Full name Jack Andrew Leaning
Born October 18, 1993, Bristol
Current age 23 years 276 days
Major teams England Under-19s, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI, Yorkshire Academy, Yorkshire Under-15s, Yorkshire Under-17s
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast, Right-arm offbreak
|First-class debut||Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds, Jun 21-24, 2013 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, Jun 9-12, 2017 scorecard|
|List A debut||Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Scarborough, Aug 27, 2012 scorecard|
|Last List A||Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds, Jun 13, 2017 scorecard|
|T20s debut||Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Jul 24, 2013 scorecard|
|Last T20s||Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Jul 14, 2017 scorecard|
|Bat & Bowl||Team||Opposition||Ground||Match Date||Scorecard|
|32*||Yorkshire||v Warwickshire||Leeds||21 Jul 2017||T20|
|-||Yorkshire||v Lancashire||Manchester||14 Jul 2017||T20|
|4||Yorkshire||v Derbyshire||Chesterfield||8 Jul 2017||T20|
|17||Yorkshire||v Notts||Leeds||7 Jul 2017||T20|
|85*||Yorks 2nd XI||v Durham 2nd||Marske-by-the-Sea||6 Jul 2017||Other T20|
|42||Yorks 2nd XI||v Notts 2nd XI||Barnsley||26 Jun 2017||Other T20|
|40*||Yorks 2nd XI||v Notts 2nd XI||Barnsley||26 Jun 2017||Other T20|
|76*, 0/1, 112*||Yorks 2nd XI||v Derby 2nd XI||York||20 Jun 2017||Other|
|42||Yorkshire||v Surrey||Leeds||13 Jun 2017||LA|
|3, 3||Yorkshire||v Somerset||Taunton||9 Jun 2017||FC|
Jack Leaning, a top-order batsman and occasional offspinner, was born in Bristol but learned the game in the York area before he made a 40-over debut for Yorkshire against Warwickshire at Scarborough in August, 2012. The following year he made a Championship and Twenty20 debut before a promising season in 2014 which included a Championship title - his best being 99 against Sussex at Arundel when a reflex catch by James Tredwell denied him a maiden Championship hundred. That hundred came instead in a 50-over match against Essex at Scarborough.
Leaning's haul of 922 Championship runs from 15 matches included three more hundreds and he was named as Yorkshire's Young Player of the Year award as well as collecting a similar award from the Cricket Writers' Club. High exdpectations were not met by a poor season in 2016 when his biggest impact was made as a T20 hitter.
His father Andy was a former York City goalkeeper and Leeds United goalkeeping coach and Jack was on the books at Sheffield United before turning to cricket. He was a highly regarded junior for Yorkshire since making a century on debut for the U-13s against Cumbria at Sedbergh School.
Also, what is the record for the number of sixes hit in a T20 match?