On Saturday match-up he was restricted to bowling just 3 overs. He bowled at half pace, just running in and looking to release the ball without bending his back.
He was evidently wary of putting extra pressure on his injured leg. Actually, he did not field at all afterwards and returned to the pavilion.
Zaheer, who walked off the pitch following a hamstring strain on the opening day of the 1st cricket Test at Lord’s on July 21. There was no official report from the Indian team management over his fitness.