England will have to do without James Anderson in the two remaining Tests against South Africa.
England were hoping for good news on the fitness of James Anderson on Wednesday as the bowler headed for a scan on his side.
After a quiet return at Centurion last time out, James Anderson was back to his best to help England's cause in the second Test.
England had the better of day two in the second Test against South Africa, with Ben Stokes, James Anderson and Stuart Broad stepping up.
Jofra Archer is a doubt for Newlands but Kevin Pietersen says England should drop one of new-ball pair Stuart Broad or James Anderson.
Chris Silverwood is prepared to drop James Anderson or Stuart Broad if England need to introduce a spinner for the second South Africa Test.
Sam Curran and Quinton de Kock were the outstanding performers as England restricted South Africa to 277-9 on day one of the first Test.
England's opening fixture in South Africa begins in Benoni on Tuesday - and James Anderson is expected to play for the tourists.
The death of Bob Willis has prompted tributes from two players who passed his England Test wickets record, James Anderson and Stuart Broad.
Axed wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow will be hoping Jonathan Trott can help him earn a recall to the England Test side.