Watch: Travis Head emulates Chris Gayle's iconic celebration after demolishing RCB at Chinnaswamy

Updated - 15 Apr 2024, 09:19 PM

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Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) batter Travis Head stole the limelight in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 game against Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB). The 30th match of the tournament is taking place at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. 

Travis Head has wreaked havoc across the Royal Challengers Bengaluru bowling lineup with his brutal batting at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. The Australia batter has entertained the crowd with his blistering batting display and put his team in the dominating position in the game. 

Travis Head, who opened the innings, came out all guns blazing and showed no mercy on the Royal Challengers Bengaluru bowlers. The opening batter timed the ball to perfection and made sure that he made his innings count and outplayed the opposition at their home ground in Bengaluru. 

Travis Head continued his golden touch in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 as he racked up a magnificent century. The opening batter didn't put a foot wrong in his innings and brought up his maiden IPL ton in just 39 balls, which is the fastest by an SRH batter in the history of the league. 

What caught the attention of many was his century celebration at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. He removed his helmet and balanced it on the handle of his bat to celebrate, replicating the trademark celebration of Universe Boss Chris Gayle. 

Here's the video: 

Travis Head brought up his century with the four. However, after that he got out, leaving a massive impact. The opening batter ended with an inning of 102 runs off 41 balls. He batted with a strike rate of around 250 and also slammed 9 fours and 8 sixes in his innings. 

Travis Head added 108 runs for the opening stand with Abhishek Sharma (32). He set a great platform for the team and after that middle and the lower order cashed on that as Sunrisers Hyderabad look all set for a massive total on the board at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. 

After Travis Head, Heinrich Klaasen slams a brutal half-century 

After the carnage by Travis Head at the top, Heinrich Klaasen stole the limelight with the bat. The right-hander was promoted up the the order and made sure that he cashes on the opportunity with the bat at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. 

Heinrich Klaasen slammed a brutal half-century and made sure that he took his team to a total of over 200. The keeper-batter ended with an innings of 67 runs off 31 balls. He batted with a strike rate of over 217 and hit two fours and 7 sixes in his innings. 

On the other hand, Aiden Markram has also played a vital hand in his team. The batter has made a mockery of the Royal Challengers Bengaluru and would be keen to end the innings on high for the team.  They have also slammed the highest total in the IPL.

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