Travis Head Ashes 2021: Everyone was scared to see Travis Head falling on the beamer ball and everyone started praying that he should be fine and no untoward happened.
Ashes 2021- Brisbane Gaba Test: In the first match of the Ashes series, hosts Australia have tightened their grip on England. On the second day of the match, the England team bowled throughout the day but so far it has been able to take only 7 wickets, while Australia has scored 343 runs. Meanwhile, shortly before the end of the second day’s play, the situation became worrying when a Travis Head Ashes 2021 : ball from Mark Wood, which was a beamer, hit Travis Head in the mouth. Travis lost his balance as soon as he hit the ball and fell down.
Seeing this unpleasant situation, the players of both the teams present on the field looked worried. In fact, this was the first ball of the 81st over of the Kangaroo team’s innings. The England team had taken the new ball an over before. This ball was accidentally missed by Mark Wood. Which went straight towards his chest growing rapidly.
Travis Head was also surprised to see the beamer and he tried to recover from it. But after hitting one of his balls, the ball went straight to the chin.
Travis Head was wearing a helmet. Despite this, the ball went straight on the face, avoiding the seal on the helmet. After this the head lost his balance and fell down.
Seeing this, all the people present inside and outside the field were astonished. Bowler Mark Wood himself ran towards the batsman and apologized directly to him, saying that this was not done intentionally, the ball was accidentally left out of hand.
Meanwhile, Travis Head also stood up immediately and gestured with his hand that everything was fine. After this, the physio came on the field and he did the necessary investigation according to the rules set. Everything was fine and after a while the game started again.
Travis Head returned unbeaten to the pavilion till the end of the day’s play. He is batting on 112 and will be aiming to take Australia to a big lead on the third day of the match.
For Australia, David Warner (94), (Marnus Labuschagne) Marnus Labuschagne (74) and (Travis Head) Travis Head (112 *) have taken a 196-run lead over the visiting team. Earlier, on the first day of the match, Australia had bundled out England for just 147 runs on the basis of their superb bowling.