England get Stuart Broad injury scare in India

A major blow was dealt to England's plans as Stuart Broad bruised his left heel in the match against Mumbai A. He will now be observed for the next few days to determine his fitness.

updated: November 05, 2012 18:37 IST
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Mumbai: Stuart Broad joined fast bowler Steven Finn on England's injured list ahead of the Test series in India as the three-day tour match against Mumbai 'A' ended in a draw on Monday.

Vice-captain Broad bruised his left heel and team doctors were monitoring his progress just 10 days before the first Test of the four-match series starts in Ahmedabad on November 15.

"Scans show Broad has a bruised left heel. Progress will be monitored over next couple of days," team spokeswoman Rhian Evans said during the final day's play at the DY Patil stadium.

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