England paceman Chris Tremlett is a fitness doubt for the second test which starts on Friday while opponents India will be without their number one swing bowler Zaheer Khan.
Zaheer sustained a hamstring injury on the first day of his team’s first-test defeat at Lord’s and India are hoping he will be fit to return for the third game in the four-match series in Birmingham next month.
Tremlett bowled briefly in practice on Thursday morning before pulling out of the session with a hamstring problem. He then managed a handful of deliveries off one stride on his return before leaving again.
“He has this hamstring niggle,” England captain Andrew Strauss told reporters at Trent Bridge.Read More