Steven Finn does not bowl in practice again; likely to miss first Test vs India

In all probability, Steven Finn will not be featuring for England in the first Test match at Ahmedabad. This will open the window for one of Tim Bresnan or Graham Onions if England decide to play three seamers.

updated: November 13, 2012 16:18 IST
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Ahmedabad: England sweated on the fitness of their injured fast bowler Steven Finn ahead of their opening Test match against India at the Motera Stadium here from November 15 to 19.

The The 6-foot-7-inch pacer did not bowl in the practice session of the team for the second day running on Tuesday after raising hopes of recovering from his leg injury two days ago.

The Middlesex player bowled five overs at the nets on the final day of the tourists' last warm-up game on Sunday at the outer ground of the Motera Stadium against Haryana. He did not bowl at all on Monday and this morning.

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