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Travis Head

Batter

Did you know?

In 2015, Head was named captain of the Redbacks and at the age of 21 became the state's youngest captain of all time.

RUNS
1273
AVERAGE
34.41

Travis Head

Batter

Did you know?

In 2015, Head was named captain of the Redbacks and at the age of 21 became the state's youngest captain of all time.

RUNS
1091
AVERAGE
41.96

Travis Head

Batter

Did you know?

In 2015, Head was named captain of the Redbacks and at the age of 21 became the state's youngest captain of all time.

RUNS
319
AVERAGE
26.58

Batter

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Off-Spin

AGE
26
HEIGHT
179CM
BORN

Adelaide

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.

Alongside from his batting prowess, Head was long touted as a leader-in-the-making when he led South Australia to their Under-19 National Championship title in 2012-13. His leadership skills were clearly admired evident as, at the remarkable age of 21, he was named the youngest captain of his state team.

Apart from showing a great deal of promise in all three international formats, Head has had an illustrious career in Big Bash League with the Adelaide Strikers, recording the club’s first ever century along with leading them to their championship title in BBL|07.

MATCHES
42
DEBUT
2016
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
128
BEST BOWLING
2 - 22
Bowling
WICKETS
12
AVERAGE
61.42
ECONOMY
5.78
S/R
63.75
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
1273
INNINGS
39
NOT OUTS
2
AVERAGE
34.41
100s
1
50s
10
MATCHES
17
DEBUT
2018
CAP NO
454
BEST BATTING
161
BEST BOWLING
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
3.62
S/R
-
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
1091
INNINGS
28
NOT OUTS
2
AVERAGE
41.96
100s
2
50s
7
MATCHES
16
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
48
BEST BOWLING
1 - 16
Bowling
WICKETS
1
AVERAGE
39
ECONOMY
9.75
S/R
24
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
319
INNINGS
15
NOT OUTS
3
AVERAGE
26.58
100s
0
50s
0

Head reflects on breakthrough Boxing Day Test ton

Travis Head looks back on the high point of his 2019-20 summer, a century against New Zealand in front of a huge crowd at the MCG


2:40 Head-hammers-Canes-in-brilliant-79-still

Head hammers 'Canes in brilliant 79

Travis Head cleared the boundary six times in a brutal knock of 79 from just 40 balls in Launceston


6:22 Test-Championship-is-basically-our-World-Cup-Head-still

Test Championship is 'basically our World Cup': Head

Australia's batting star from the Boxing Day Test, Travis Head, says their 2-0 Domain Test Series lead won't make the Aussies relaxed as they look to secure more points in the World Test Championship at the SCG


Hub life holds no fears for Head

Having spoken to friends in the AFL, the left-hander knows what to expect this summer


Marnus method gives Head start for ODI recall

He hasn't played a white-ball game in almost two years, but the Test vice captain wants to follow Marnus Labuschagne's path into Australia's white-ball teams


Head unperturbed by middle-order speculation

Left-hander confident his Boxing Day Test century shows he's learnt the lessons from his axing during the Ashes last year


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