A bouncer from Proteas seamer Gerald Coetzee hit Head on the left glove during the seventh over in the fourth ODI at Centurion on Friday.
Australia head coach Andrew McDonald feels their "sub-continent journey" helped them get the World Test Championship mace.
Australia players are wearing black armbands on the second day of the series-deciding fourth Test against India to pay homage to skipper Pat Cummins' mother, Maria who died in Sydney.
After the second Test, which England lost by 43 runs, McCullum said the dismissal will impact relations between the two teams.
Batter David Warner will be part of the playing eleven for three match ODI series against India and also in frame for the WTC final at the Oval.
Hammered by the hosts inside three days in the first two Tests of the Border-Gavaskar trophy, Australia fought back strongly to claim the third match on an Indore pitch that offered vicious turn and variable bounce.
Ali has been back in England since the IPL and playing again for his home county, Warwickshire, which plays its games at Edgbaston — the venue for the first Test.
The 29-year-old left-arm spinner is the latest Australian to return home midway into the tour, with the visitors having lost the first two Tests of the four-match series.
Warner will head home to Sydney to recover but is expected to return to India for the three-match ODI series after the four-match Test series.
Australia suffered heavy losses in Nagpur and New Delhi with Indian spinners, led by Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, scalping 32 of the total 40...
Australia lost the first two Tests -- in Nagpur and Delhi -- inside three days. The last two matches will be played in Indore (March 1 to 5) and Ahmedabad...
Australia, who seemed to be shaping up well for the challenge with 61 for one at stumps on day 2, lost nine second-innings wickets for just 48 runs to be all...
Australia lost the first Test by a colossal margin of an innings and 123 runs to trail the four-match series 0-1, which led to sharp criticism from Allan...
Jadeja and Patel played a pivotal role with the bat in the first innings, slamming 70 and 84, respectively, as India amassed 400 runs in response to...
Kuhnemann, 26, will be joining the touring party in place of leg-spinner Swepson who will make a pre-planned return home for the birth of his first child.
Skipper Pat Cummins had earlier ruled out Green from bowling in the Test should he play, but McDonald said he has made significant progress.
Handscomb was also a member of their last tour to India in 2017. He also provides the utility value by doubling up as a wicketkeeper.
O'Keefe, who played nine Tests and seven T20Is, felt if the two-coach model could work for England, there was no reason why it won't work for Australia.
Hussey felt strongly about Zampa's exclusion after being assured of a Test berth in the India tour.
Australia will not be playing a single practice game in India before the opening Test in Nagpur.
For next month's India tour, national selection chairman George Bailey and coach Andrew McDonald opted for Queensland leg-spinner Mitch Swepson as their only...
Australia are unlikely to play any tour matches ahead of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy and would arrive in India just a week before the first Test.
Australia coach Andrew McDonald has dispelled all doubts over David Warner's Test career, saying the veteran left-hander "at this stage" is very much in...
Former Australia Coach stepped down from the coaching position in February after not being offered a long term contract.
Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa and wicket-keeper Matthew Wade tested positive for COVID-19 midway into their title defence in the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.