Woakes blow opens door for Onions
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England have called up Graham Onions after Chris Woakes was ruled out of the rest of the ODI series against India with a thigh strain.
Warwickshire all-rounder Woakes did not play in England's first two one-day defeats in Hyderabad and Delhi, suffering the injury in practice the day before the eight-wicket defeat on Monday.
Durham seamer Onions last played for England in January 2010 before suffering a serious back injury.
"He [Woakes] suffered the injury during practice on Sunday," read an England and Wales Cricket Board statement.
"Durham's Onions has been called up as a replacement and will join the England squad in Mumbai ahead of the fourth one-day international.
"Woakes will now undertake a rehabilitation period that rules him out of the remaining three one-day internationals."