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#Chris Henry

# chris-henry - Saturday 9 March, 2019

'My wife was due three weeks later. I had to be able to drive her to hospital and hold my child'

Three months into retirement, Chris Henry sits down with The42 to reflect on his career with Ulster and Ireland.

# chris-henry - Monday 5 November, 2018

Ulster announce immediate retirement of Ireland international Chris Henry

The back-row forward, who was capped 24 times by Ireland, is in his 10th season with the northern province.

# chris-henry - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Testimonial man Henry promises high energy and a few surprises from Ulster this season

The Six Nations-winning back row will be honoured during Ulster’s pre-season clash with Gloucester today.

# chris-henry - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

'I looked up and the side of my face dropped. I had lost all of my speech' Uplifting This post contains videos

'I looked up and the side of my face dropped. I had lost all of my speech'

Ulster back row Chris Henry gives a fascinating interview about the loss of loved ones, a major health scare and why he feels ‘very lucky’.

# chris-henry - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'If foreign players have been caught doing that, it is hindering home-grown players who are doing it the right way'

Chris Henry is less than impressed with Gerbrandt Grobler’s doping past.

# chris-henry - Saturday 21 October, 2017

'I had an elbow in the throat when I was tackling - I lost my voice straight away'

Ulster’s Chris Henry looks forward to his side’s Champions Cup clash with La Rochelle on Sunday.

# chris-henry - Thursday 5 October, 2017

McCloskey returns for Connacht clash as Ulster aim to bounce back from Zebre humbling

Chris Henry, Kieran Treadwell and Jacob Stockdale are also in harness for the season’s first inter-pro.

# chris-henry - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Payne returns as Olding and Stockdale provide badly needed spark for Ulster away to Zebre

The northern province never looked in danger of losing in Italy, but were unable to burn off the league’s bottom side.

# chris-henry - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Ulster tie down 'massive asset' Chris Henry for another two seasons

The Ireland international has committed his future to the province.

# chris-henry - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Ulster bring Pro12 losing run to an end with bonus-point victory in Cardiff

Charles Piutau, Stuart McCloskey, Kyle McCall, Chris Henry and Louis Ludik all scored tries for the Irish side.

# chris-henry - Friday 2 December, 2016

Ulster boosted by Henry and McCloskey return for Cardiff trip

The weather forced the northern province to postpone last weekend’s meeting with Zebre and they are in bad need of a win.

# chris-henry - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Luke Marshall returns to Ulster midfield for Pro12 visit of Zebre

Les Kiss’s side host the struggling Italians on Friday evening.

# chris-henry - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Chris Henry: 'I hope Joe knows I've done a job for him in the past and I'm still there'

Ireland’s head coach places huge value in familiarity when picking squads and Henry hopes to prove himself fit for Twickenham this Sunday.

# chris-henry - Thursday 11 February, 2016

McCloskey to start at centre as Henry returns to bench

Fly-half Sam Windsor will also make his debut for the province against the Glasgow Warriors.

# chris-henry - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Ireland players named in Ulster side to face Munster

The province are currently in fifth place in the Pro12 table.

# chris-henry - Monday 19 October, 2015

Ireland left 'devastated' after the better team wins World Cup quarter-final

‘It’s a tough day but that’s sport,’ said flanker Chris Henry.

# chris-henry - Sunday 18 October, 2015

More quarter-final heartbreak as Ireland fail to recover from an early Puma mauling

Joe Schmidt’s best-laid plans were torn asunder in 10 crazy opening minutes.

# chris-henry - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

'The biggest game of my life’: Henry ready to hunt down Pumas

The Ulster openside wants to see if the Pumas can run the ball from deep in the knockout stage.

# chris-henry - Sunday 11 October, 2015

'Paulie's speech had everyone in tears before the game'

‘We knew we’d be going somewhere deeper,’ explains Chris Henry.

# chris-henry - Thursday 8 October, 2015

'Joe doesn’t really get things wrong too often' - Henry growing into impact sub role

Henry says he’s learning how to make a big impression from the bench.

# chris-henry - Friday 2 October, 2015

Joe Schmidt 'a great coach, but an intense, scary guy as well'

Joe Schmidt was impressed by Chris Henry long before he became Ireland coach, but the Ulster openside is still scared to put a foot wrong.

# chris-henry - Friday 25 September, 2015

Chris Henry: 'You have to prepare for getting smashed and do some damage yourself'

Ulster star will line out at openside flanker for Ireland against Romania on Sunday.

# chris-henry - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Which back row forwards would you bring to the Rugby World Cup?

Our World Cup squad discussion continues into the pack.

# chris-henry - Friday 29 May, 2015

Henry's return boosts Schmidt's back row options for World Cup

‘I think he’s a really good character to have in the group,’ says the Ireland coach of the Ulsterman.

# chris-henry - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Schmidt's Ireland lose out to entertaining Barbarians in Limerick

The invitational side were deserved winners at Thomond Park.

# chris-henry - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

5 Irish players who have a big opportunity to impress against the Barbarians

A big performance will see these guys back in the hunt for a World Cup spot.

# chris-henry - Friday 27 March, 2015

Chris Henry returns as Ulster hold off Cardiff to stay second in Pro12

The flanker was a second-half substitute at Ravenhill after five months out.

We'll Leave It There So: Paulie's the best, Ward and McClean back in training and all today's sport

Also, Ulster flanker Chris Henry is set to return from his long injury lay-off.

Ulster's Chris Henry will make his comeback from heart surgery tonight

The 27-year-old has been out of action since suffering a mini-stroke in November.

# chris-henry - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Five men fighting for Joe Schmidt's World Cup attention over the next few months

It’s a battle for those boarding passes between now and September.

# chris-henry - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Chris Henry happy with watching brief (for now) as Ulster take on Leinster

The Ulster flanker never thought he’d be in this situation and is looking forward to a possible return to play this season.

# chris-henry - Monday 29 December, 2014

Schmidt's Ireland wrap up Six Nations in Paris - My 2014 sporting moment

Murray Kinsella was at Stade de France as Brian O’Driscoll was given a fitting international finale.

# chris-henry - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Chris Henry: 'I was preparing for the worst' after mini-stroke

The Ireland flanker is back with the Ulster squad already.

# chris-henry - Monday 1 December, 2014

Chris Henry is back training with Ulster after recent heart surgery

The flanker tweeted a picture showing him back in training.

# chris-henry - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Kiss confident of Chris Henry return, but 'most important thing is getting back on his feet'

Ireland’s assistant coach cautioned against putting a time-frame on the flanker’s return to the field.

# chris-henry - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ulster Rugby optimistic after Chris Henry undergoes heart surgery

The flanker suffered a blockage in a blood vessel in his brain before Ireland’s opening November international.

# chris-henry - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

'All the players are thinking of him' - Ireland's best wishes to Chris Henry

The openside flanker suffered a temporary blockage of a small blood vessel in his brain.

# chris-henry - Monday 17 November, 2014

Chris Henry to receive specialist care after blockage of blood vessel in his brain

The IRFU say the back row requires further investigation.

# chris-henry - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Payne and Henry remain fitness concerns as both issues continue to be investigated

The Ulster duo were both major injury concerns after Saturday’s win over the Springboks.

# chris-henry - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Late blow for Ireland as Chris Henry ruled out of Springboks clash

The openside flanker has been replaced by Rhys Ruddock, with Tommy O’Donnell coming onto the bench.

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