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Jack Leach      

Full name Matthew Jack Leach

Born June 22, 1991, Taunton, Somerset

Current age 24 years 41 days

Major teams Cardiff MCCU, Dorset, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, Somerset Under-17s, Valley District Cricket Club

Nickname Leachy

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Education Bishop Fox's School, Richard Huish College

Matthew Jack Leach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 12 13 4 125 43 13.88 327 38.22 0 0 19 0 2 0
List A 11 3 0 20 18 6.66 45 44.44 0 0 2 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 12 17 2032 821 24 5/63 7/106 34.20 2.42 84.6 0 1 0
List A 11 11 546 443 13 3/52 3/52 34.07 4.86 42.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Cardiff MCCU at Taunton, Mar 31-Apr 2, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Durham MCCU at Taunton, Apr 2-4, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Somerset v Nottinghamshire at Taunton, Aug 12, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Jul 31, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/52 Somerset v Worcs Taunton 31 Jul 2015 LA
1/39 Somerset v Durham Taunton 29 Jul 2015 LA
0/11, 24, 0/29 Smrst 2nd XI v MCC YC Taunton 7 Jul 2015 Other
2/18 Smrst 2nd XI v MCC YC Taunton 6 Jul 2015 Other OD
1/93 Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Taunton 30 Jun 2015 Other
17*, 1/43 Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Taunton 29 Jun 2015 Other OD
1/17 Smrst 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Taunton 24 Jun 2015 Other T20
1/24 Smrst 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Chelmsford 22 Jun 2015 Other T20
6/62, 1/42 Smrst 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Northwood 16 Jun 2015 Other
0/53 Smrst 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Cardiff 11 May 2015 Other
Profile

Jack Leach - he is known by his middle name - is a tidy left-arm spinner with an unusually high action. He was born in Taunton and developed through the Somerset youth system. He played in the same u13, u15 and u17 sides as Jos Buttler, but while Buttler was always destined for stardom, Leach was obliged to take a job parking trolleys at branch of Sainsbury's supermarket in Taunton.

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Latest Photos

Sep 17, 2014

Jack Leach picked up the vital wicket of Eoin Morgan, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 3rd day, September 17, 2014

Jack Leach picked up the vital wicket of Eoin Morgan

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May 7, 2013

Jack Leach did not have much success on the opening day, Yorkshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 1st day, May 7, 2013

Jack Leach did not have much success on the opening day

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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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