Head ruled out of final ODI, in serious doubt for first Test

Just six days before the first Test against Sri Lanka, Head has been sidelined with a hamstring injury. The middle-order would have to be reshuffled if he is unable to play in the first game on Wednesday.

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Another Australian cricketer Travis Head has been added to the team's growing injury list and is in serious doubt before the first Test against Sri Lanka which is scheduled to take place in less than a week. He’s also ruled out of the last and fifth ODI.
Just six days before the first Test against Sri Lanka, Head has been sidelined with a hamstring injury. The middle-order would have to be reshuffled if he is unable to play in the first game on Wednesday.
It is believed that Head ran more than 15 kilometers during the third ODI, with the difficult terrain and humid weather making recuperation difficult. The 28-year-old ran more than 11 kilometers despite having a slight hamstring injury after game four's loss.
Pacer Mitchell Starc (finger) and Steve Smith (quad) are both out for the dead-rubber final match after Sri Lanka clinched the series in the fourth ODI with a win by 4 runs.
"[It's a] bit more of a precaution," Aaron Finch said of Head. "Especially, where he fields in the outfield, he does quite a lot of kilometres and the ground is quite heavy. Not sure what he's looking like for the Test matches. Just one more to add to the list at the moment. Starcy is still not right with his finger. Where it is, the stitching is still not quite 100% healed. Without being able to bowl without tape on, he'll be out as well."
During the white-ball portion of the tour, Australia have seen a significant loss of players. Before the matches began, Sean Abbott (broken finger) was ruled out, and he was followed by Mitchell Marsh (calf strain recovered), Kane Richardson (hamstring), Marcus Stoinis (side), Ashton Agar (side), Starc, and Smith.