Onions replaces Flintoff for Champions Trophy
by CricketArchive Staff Reporter

Player:A Flintoff, G Onions
Event:ICC Champions Trophy 2009/10

DateLine: 8th September 2009


Durham fast bowler Graham Onions replaced injured all-rounder Andrew Flintoff in England's Champions Trophy squad.


Onions replaces Flintoff in the 15-man party for the tournament in South Africa. The Durham pacer will also provide bowling cover for the remainder of the NatWest Series against Australia.


He is joining the one-day squad in Southampton tomorrow ahead of the third match of seven.


Flintoff has incurred a deep vein thrombosis in his right calf following knee surgery.