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Bell suffers fractured metatarsal

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Ian Bell & Kirk Russell

Ian Bell leaves the field, accompanied by England physio Kirk Russell, after fracturing the fifth metatarsal of his left foot

Ian Bell sustained a fracture of the fifth metatarsal of his left foot while fielding during the second NatWest Series one-day international against Bangladesh at Bristol.

The injury will be reviewed at the start of next week. However, at this stage, it is unlikely Bell will be available for selection for the npower Test series against Pakistan.

No decision has been made at this stage regarding a replacement for the remainder of the NatWest Series.