new Delhi: Travis Head has been included in the Test team for the India-Australia Test Series 2020-21. Head has played 16 Test matches for the Kangaroo team so far, in which he has scored a total of 1,065 runs with the help of 2 centuries and 7 half-centuries. Head played brilliantly in the Sheffield Shield season, playing for South Australia, which has earned him a reward.
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It is worth noting that under the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, 4 Test matches will be played, which will start from Adelaide from 17 December, Team India defeated the hosts 2–1 in the Test series on their last tour of Australia. This was India’s first Test series win in Australia.
Travis Head often batting in the middle order when his team is in trouble, he has recently scored 2 centuries and a half century while playing for South Australia. Against the Tasmania team, he had scored an impressive 171 * runs and played an important role in drawing the match.
West End Redbacks skipper Trav Head has been named in the Australian Test squad to take on India. See the full squad here
– West End Redbacks (@WestEndRedbacks) November 12, 2020
Not only that, playing for Victoria, Travis Head scored 151 runs in 296 balls which included 20 boundaries. Head is also the captain of South Australia, this team is also known as West End Redbacks.
Australian national selector Trevor Hohns praised Head’s leadership, stating that “Travis is an important member of the senior leadership group, contributing to the success of the world’s best Test team (Australia).” He is a great force for Tim and an experienced leader.
Australia team for the Border Gavaskar Trophy: Sean Abbott, Joe Burns, Pat Cummins, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschen, Nathan Lyon, Michael Naser, Tim Paine (Captain), James Pattinson, Will Pukowski, Steve Smith , Michelle Stark, Michelle Swepson, Matthew Wade, David Warner.