Robbie Henshaw

SQUAD UPDATE | Coombes ruled out for All Blacks clash while Snyman begins rehab

By Benjamin Geary / November 9, 2021 /

On the international front, Munster’s Gavin Coombes is unavailable for selection ahead of Ireland’s Autumn Nations clash with the All Blacks while his Munster teammate RG Snyman begins rehab at the province. Munster and Ireland back-row Gavin Coombes has been ruled out once again due to an undisclosed illness, Coombes was unavailable for selection last…

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OPINION: 5 best players for the British & Irish Lions following the tour of South Africa

By Mark Reilly / August 13, 2021 /

The British & Irish lions return home from their test series against world champions South Africa empty handed following a less than entertaining showing from Gatland’s men. However, there were a few members of the travelling team that showed up in a big way. The Lions will look back and rue missed opportunities, arguably in…

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Injury Updates on Kearney, Cabery & Earls ahead of Scotland

By Ronan Coughlan / September 18, 2019 /

Ireland defence coach Andy Farrell has given a positive update this morning in relation to the injury profiles of Keith Earls, Rob Kearney and Joey Carbery. Earls and Kearney are suffering from knee and calf problems that have caused some concern among both fans and media ahead of Ireland’s Pool A opener against Scotland in…

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Irish RWC Squad Depth Chart- Centres

By Jack Neville / September 2, 2019 /

With the Rugby World Cup fast approaching and Joe Schmidt’s squad announcement imminent, each day we will look at a different part of the squad to try and decipher who will make the final 31-man squad for the tournament in Japan. Schmidt is likely to opt for a split in favour of forwards with 17/14…

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WATCH: Ireland’s Robbie Henshaw talks about his beginning’s in rugby with Buccaneers

By Diarmaid Scannell / November 23, 2017 /

The Leinster centre began his playing career with the Athlone club Robbie Henshaw began his rugby playing for his local club Buccaneers RFC, before he went on to captain his school side, Marist College to a senior Cup title for the first time in 75 years in 2011. In this short video clip, Henshaw’s former…

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Leo Cullen names side to face Munster

By Diarmaid Scannell / October 6, 2017 /

The former second row has made a number of changes to the side that defeated Edinburgh last time out Irish centre Robbie Henshaw has been called upon by Cullen to make his first start of the season after recovering from a pectoral injury he suffered while on tour with British and Irish Lions over the…

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CJ Stander to get Lions start as team for Blues announced

By Emma Needham / June 5, 2017 /

Munster’s CJ Stander will get his first lions start as team to face Blues is named. The British and Irish Lions team has been named to play Blues this Wendesday in Eden Park Auckland at 8:35pm Irish time. Munster’s Peter O’Mahony is named on the bench and should get game time. Ireland’s Robbie Henshaw and…

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