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Travis Head

Batter

RUNS
28
AVERAGE
14

Batter

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Off-Spin

AGE
22
HEIGHT
179CM
BORN

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

SA

SA
LOCAL CLUB

Tea Tree Gully

Bio

A former Hampshire scholar and Australia Under-19 representative, left-handed batsman Travis Head had a golden run of form at the start of the 2013-14 season that led South Australia coach Darren Berry to describe him as a future Test player.

While he failed to pass three figures, Head posted consecutive scores of 92, 98 and 98 in the Sheffield Shield for South Australia to flag himself as one to watch.

His breakthrough hundred finally came in the middle of 2014, an innings of 108 for the National Performance Squad in a 50-over match against South Africa A.

It came after a scary moment the previous summer when Head was struck by a car as he and his teammates celebrated their win against Victoria.

MATCHES
2
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
26
BEST BOWLING
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Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
9
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
28
INNINGS
2
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
14
100s
0
50s
0

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When Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers fell it was left to South Australia young gun Travis Head to see Royal Challengers Bangalore through, only for the Mumbai Indians to underline their credentials with a six-wicket win


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Head's heroics propel Redbacks

Young South Australia skipper Travis Head has smashed an incredible 192 off just 176 balls to help the Redbacks take the ascendancy after rolling Tasmania for 91 in their Shield clash at Glenelg.


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Head smashes second straight Shield ton

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Head shines on debut but Mumbai claim win

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