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Travis Head

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Travis Head: Australian cricketer
Travis Michael Head is an Australian international cricketer. He is contracted to South Australia and the Adelaide Strikers for domestic matches, as well as the team Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is an aggressive left-handed batsman who usually opens in limited overs and in the middle-order in Tests. He is also a part-time right arm off-spin bowler. He was formerly a co vice-captain of the Australian national team in Tests from January 2019 to November 2020 but then renamed again as co vice-captain alongside Steve Smith at the beginning of the 2023 series against Pakistan. Head was a key member of the Australian team that won the 2023 ICC World Test Championship final, as he was the Player of the Match with his innings of 163 runs. In the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup final, Head led Australia to victory over India with an impressive 137 off 120 balls. He also became the second player ever to score a century when batting second in a World Cup final. Head also became the first player to score centuries in 2 ICC tournament finals in a same calendar year.

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Head's unbeaten 50 puts Australia in strong position

Watch the best shots from Travis Head's unbeaten 50 for Australia against India in the Cricket World Cup final in Ahmedabad.
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Heartbreak for hosts India as Australia win Cricket World Cup

Australia have won the Cricket World Cup after a Travis Head century took them to victory over India.
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Head takes 'brilliant' catch as Rohit goes for 47

Watch as Australia's Travis Head takes a "wonderful" catch to dismiss India captain Rohit Sharma for 47 during the Cricket World Cup final in Ahmedabad.
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Watch best shots of Head's brilliant century

Watch the best shots from Travis Head's brilliant innings of 108 for Australia against New Zealand at the Cricket World Cup.
BBC Sport - Published

Watch all the sixes from Warner & Head's 175-run stand

Watch all the sixes from an incredible 175-run opening wicket stand between Australia's David Warner and Travis Head against New Zealand at the Cricket World Cup.
BBC Sport - Published

Warner and Head smash Henry for three sixes

David Warner and Travis Head smash Matt Henry for three sixes in an over as Australia make an electrifying start against New Zealand at the Cricket World Cup.
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Broad gets Khawaja and Head wickets after lunch

Stuart Broad strikes twice after lunch to pick up the wickets of Usman Khawaja and Travis Head on day two of the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval.
BBC Sport - Published

Broad removes Head for 600th Test wicket

England bowler Stuart Broad takes his 600th Test wicket, removing Australia batter Travis Head for 48 on day one of the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford.
BBC Sport - Published

England bowler Broad takes 600th Test wicket

England's Stuart Broad becomes just the second pace bowler to take 600 wickets in Test cricket after removing Australia's Travis Head in the fourth Ashes Test.
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Root drops Carey then catches Head in consecutive balls

Watch as England's Joe Root catches Australia's Travis Head moments after dropping Alex Carey on four on a thrilling first day of the third Ashes Test.
BBC Sport - Published

Root removes Head and Green in same over

root removes head and green in same over
Joe Root removes Travis Head and Cameron Green in the same over as England fight back against Australia on day one of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.
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Moeen strikes as Australia lose fifth wicket

moeen strikes as australia lose fifth wicket
Moeen Ali gets the wicket of Travis Head who goes for 16 as Australia lose their fifth wicket on day five of the first Ashes Test.
BBC Sport - Published

Australia four down as Ali gets Head for 50

australia four down as ali gets head for 50
Moeen Ali picks up the wicket of Travis Head as Australia lose their fourth wicket on day two of the first Ashes Test.
BBC Sport - Published

Head drops Brook on 24

head drops brook on 24
Watch the moment England's Harry Brook is dropped on 24 by Australia's Travis Head as England reach 159-3 in the Ashes.
BBC Sport - Published

'Horrible shot!' Jadeja claims crucial wicket of Head for 18

'horrible shot!' jadeja claims crucial wicket of head for 18
Watch as Ravi Jadeja picks up the wicket of Travis Head for 18, caught and bowled, on day three of the World Test Championship final at The Oval.
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India make breakthrough as Head goes for 163

india make breakthrough as head goes for 163
India finally pick up their fourth wicket as Travis Head goes for 163 after being caugh behind off Mohammed Siraj's short ball on day two of the World Test Championship final at The Oval.
BBC Sport - Published

Australia dominate day one after Head century

australia dominate day one after head century
Watch highlights as Travis Head and Steve Smith put on an unbeaten 251-run partnership to see Australia dominate day one of the World Test Championship final at The Oval.
BBC Sport - Published

Head ton gives Australia control over India

head ton gives australia control over india
Travis Head strokes a sparkling century to put Australia in a dominant position against India on day one of the World Test Championship final at The Oval.
BBC Sport - Published

Watch the best shots of Head's 50 against India

watch the best shots of head's 50 against india
Watch the best shots from Travis Head's 50 against India on day one of the World Test Championship final at The Oval.
BBC Sport - Published

Head & Labuschagne tons put Australia in control

head & labuschagne tons put australia in control
Travis Head and Marnus Labuschagne share 297-run partnership to put Australia in control of the second Test against West Indies.
BBC Sport - Published

Head and Warner condemn England to record defeat

head and warner condemn england to record defeat
Travis Head and David Warner share a record 269-run stand as Australia beat England by 221 runs in the third ODI in Melbourne.
BBC Sport - Published

Ashes: Australia batter Travis Head to miss fourth Test after positive Covid test

Australia batter Travis Head will miss the fourth Ashes Test in Sydney after testing positive for Covid-19.
BBC Sport - Published

The Ashes: Travis Head caught at slip by Joe Root off Ollie Robinson

Australia's Travis Head is caught at first slip for 27 by Joe Root off the bowling of Ollie Robinson on the second day of the third Test in Melbourne.
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The Ashes: Ben Stokes removes Travis Head for 51 with brilliant diving catch

England's Ben Stokes takes a brilliant diving catch to remove Travis Head in the second session of day four of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.
BBC Sport - Published

The Ashes: Stuart Broad dismissed for nine as England all out for 236

Watch as England's Stuart Broad is caught by Travis Head to end the innings 237 runs behind hosts Australia during the third day of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.
BBC Sport - Published

The Ashes: England captain Joe Root bowls Travis Head

England captain Joe Root bowls Australia's Travis Head on day two of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.
BBC Sport - Published

The Ashes: Travis Head scores century as Australia build lead against England

Watch highlights as England's dismal start to the Ashes series is compounded by Travis Head's blistering century on day two of the first Test at the Gabba.
BBC Sport - Published

Ashes: Australia name Travis Head and Mitchell Starc in team for first Test

Middle-order batter Travis Head and left-arm bowler Mitchell Starc will play for Australia in the first Ashes Test against England in Brisbane on Wednesday.
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