Glenn Maxwell is in line for a shock Test return after Travis Head was ruled out of Australia’s final one-day international against Sri Lanka.
Head hurt his hamstring on Tuesday when Sri Lanka took an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series in Colombo, adding to a long list of injuries for the visitors.
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According to NewsCorp, Head has yet to be ruled out and is hopeful of being fit but time is against him.
ODI captain Aaron Finch was asked about Head’s fitness and said he was “not sure” if he would be fit for the two-match Test series beginning on July 29 in Galle.
“Especially where he fields in the outfield, he does quite a lot of kilometres and the ground is quite heavy,” Finch said, adding that Head’s absence was a “bit more of a…