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Jack Shantry      

Full name Jack David Shantry

Born January 29, 1988, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Current age 28 years 116 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 79 100 25 1350 101* 18.00 2517 53.63 1 2 192 15 24 0
List A 61 28 14 164 31 11.71 227 72.24 0 0 16 0 15 0
Twenty20 74 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 79 140 14220 6786 244 7/60 10/26 27.81 2.86 58.2 12 12 2
List A 61 61 2460 2366 82 4/29 4/29 28.85 5.77 30.0 3 0 0
Twenty20 74 73 1651 2166 86 4/33 4/33 25.18 7.87 19.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, Aug 25-28, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Sussex at Worcester, May 15-18, 2016 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 Durham at Worcester, May 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/34 Worcs v Durham Worcester 20 May 2016 T20
1*, 1/25, 1/61 Worcs v Sussex Worcester 15 May 2016 FC
0/8 Worcs v Glamorgan Cardiff 8 May 2016 FC
1/87 Worcs v Essex Worcester 1 May 2016 FC
4/89, 13, 0/82 Worcs v Gloucs Bristol 24 Apr 2016 FC
45, 5/46, 0/29 Worcs v Oxford MCCU Oxford 31 Mar 2016 FC
0/55, 0/11 Worcs v Warwickshire Abu Dhabi 12 Mar 2016 Other
2/5, 3/51 Worcs v Middlesex Worcester 22 Sep 2015 FC
1/42, 3*, 1/44 Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 14 Sep 2015 FC
15, 1/126, 13 Worcs v Sussex Worcester 1 Sep 2015 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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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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Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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