Former West Indies captain Brian Lara says doctors believe his health scare is “nothing major” after he was taken to hospital in Mumbai with chest pain.

Lara had tests after suffering the pain in the gym but hopes to be discharged on Wednesday.

Brian Lara.

Lara is one of the greatest batsmen in history.

He holds the record for the highest individual score, an unbeaten 501 and is the only man to score 400 in a Test match.

Lara played 131 Tests and 299 ODIs for West Indies from 1990 to 2007.