Doubts remain over Zaheer Khan's fitness

Even as India look to topple South Africa in their den, pace spearhead Zaheer Khan's fitness continues to throw a spanner in their plans.

updated: December 15, 2010 14:20 IST
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India find themselves in their usual predicament of having to start a series without one of their big players. This time, on a tour of reckoning of sorts, it's their best bowler over the last three years, Zaheer Khan, who is struggling with a hamstring injury and is doubtful for the Centurion Test starting Thursday, MS Dhoni has said.

"Zak has been our best bowler who has always led the bowling attack, whatever the conditions may be, whether it is a flat track or a seaming track," Dhoni said on the eve of the first Test.

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