Graham Onions is a professional cricketer who plays for England. He is a right-arm medium fast bowler. Onions has also played for teams like Durham and MCC.
Onions made his international test debut at Lord’s against West Indies in May 2009. He made a dream debut with the bowling figures of 5 wickets for 38 runs, including a breathtaking spell of 4 wickets on 7 balls. In the following Ashes series, Onions again played an important part in England’s victorious campaign and his two wickets in the first two balls of the third test deserve a special mention. In the eight tests he has played for England till date, Onions has grabbed 28 wickets in fifteen Innings at an average of 31.03. Onions is a lower order batsman who has scored 30 runs in 10 Innings with a highest score of 17*. In One Day Internationals, Graham Onions has taken 4 wickets in 4 matches with the best bowling figures of 2 wickets for 58 runs. While batting, he only scored 1 run is a single Inning he has played so far.
Graham Onions has also played in 19 Twenty20 international matches taking 15 wickets at an average of 29.13. His best bowling figures in T20 is 3 wickets for 25 runs. He has also made 54 runs in 8 Innings with a top score of 31 runs.
Graham Onions> was given NBC Denis Compton Award in 2007.
He was named Wisden cricketer of the year in 2010 for his performance in the previous year.