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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# robbie henshaw

Last month
May 2023
# bulletin
Robbie Henshaw remains doubtful for Leinster's URC quarter-final against Sharks
Leinster have issued an injury update following the weekend win over Toulouse.
This year
# Ready to Rock
Henshaw primed to tackle England after long spell on the sidelines
The Ireland centre made his return from injury off the bench in the win over Scotland.
# Possible XV
Henshaw and Baird set to start in Ireland's Grand Slam showdown
Meanwhile, there is optimism over Caelan Doris and Dan Sheehan.
# robbie returns
'If I'm called upon, I'll be ready' - Henshaw keen for shot against Scots
The Ireland centre is fully fit again after recovering from wrist surgery.
# Boost
Ireland set to be boosted by big crop of returning players for Scotland clash
The likes of Robbie Henshaw, Jamison Gibson-Park, and Tadhg Furlong are in line to feature.
# stepping up
'International quality' Osborne impressing Leinster as Henshaw in race to be fit for Six Nations
Henshaw has yet to fully recover from wrist surgery in November.
Last year
# Rugby
'He's in good form' - Henshaw upbeat despite injury setbacks as Leinster big games await
Henshaw will miss the upcoming interprovincial derbies with Ulster, Munster and Connacht.
# Setback
Robbie Henshaw ruled out until early 2023 following wrist surgery
In better news for Leinster, Jordan Larmour and James Lowe are both expected to train fully this week.
# Injuries
Henshaw and Carbery ruled out of Ireland's clash with Wallabies
Johnny Sexton, James Ryan, Andrew Porter, Josh van der Flier, and Hugo Keenan hope to return.
# Changes
Stuart McCloskey to start as Robbie Henshaw ruled out for South Africa clash
Leinster’s Jimmy O’Brien comes in on the bench.
# Lancaster
'Stuart took this club by the scruff of the neck and shook it up'
Robbie Henshaw says the Leinster squad have already ‘thrown around’ the idea of Johnny Sexton stepping into Stuart Lancaster’s shoes.
# robbie henshaw
'We were not calm. We didn’t action those words. We got that bit wrong'
Robbie Henshaw believes Ireland’s quiet leaders need to step up to the plate this Saturday.
# last dance
Robbie Henshaw tapped into Michael Jordan mindset to shine in Champions Cup semi-final
The centre used Jordan documentary The Last Dance as inspiration to overcome illness and play a key role against Toulouse.
# Europe
Leinster set for game of 'kick tennis' in heavyweight tie with Leicester
Robbie Henshaw says the province’s front-liners have had their legs run off them in recent weeks.
# Extension
Robbie Henshaw signs extension to Ireland and Leinster deal
The 28-year-old said he’s “delighted” to sign the new deal.
# feeling fresh
'It's been a bit of a rocky one for me' - Henshaw looking to finish frustrating season on a high
The centre has only managed a handful of appearances for club and country since returning from the Lions tour to South Africa.
# Engine
'His workrate is unbelievable' - Ringrose continues to shine in Ireland's midfield
Leinster coach Felipe Contepomi believes Robbie Henshaw will be spurred on by the form of his Ireland teammates.
# Update
Heffernan called into Ireland squad as Earls continues rehab in Munster
The Connacht hooker replaces the injured Rob Herring.
# centres
Aki, Henshaw, Ringrose and Hume - Farrell spoiled for choice in midfield
The Ireland head coach has a big selection call to confirm in the centres for the Wales clash.
# playmaker
'It definitely helps us that we're not just relying on our 9s and 10s to run it'
Robbie Henshaw is happy to step up as a distributor for Leinster and Ireland.
# Player of the Year
Ireland will have 'huge confidence' going into the Six Nations - Henshaw
The Leinster man centre been named Guinness Rugby Writers of Ireland Men’s Player of the Year.
All time
# recognised
Henshaw and Wall are the big winners at this year's Irish Rugby Players Awards
The virtual ceremony was held this afternoon.
# Ambition
'We definitely have eyes on the World Cup so these games are all about building foundations'
Robbie Henshaw says Ireland need to build on last week’s victory over New Zealand.
# Team news
Baloucoune starts and Henshaw returns as Ireland make four changes
Andy Farrell has stuck with an unchanged pack for Sunday’s clash with Argentina.
# talisman
Sexton set to be fit for November Tests as Henshaw makes progress
The 36-year-old suffered a hip injury last weekend while playing for Leinster.
# Mixed news
Leinster welcome back Lions but doubts over Henshaw as centre misses out again
Leo Cullen’s side host the Scarlets at the RDS this evening.
Henshaw shows he is among game's elite with outstanding Test series
The Leinster and Ireland centre did his best to drag the Lions back in front last night.
# Test Lion
'I've had the best time of my life being part of this group, it's special'
Bundee Aki has earned his chance to become a Test Lion this weekend.
# combination
Lions look for Bundee's physicality and more in midfield with Henshaw
Head coach Warren Gatland has explained his selection decisions for the third Test.
# Slow Burner
'Robbie is a quality player and I think we’ll complement each other'
Chris Harris will become a Test Lion at the age of 30 on Saturday.
# Support
Aki 'has been brilliant' in helping Henshaw prepare for first Lions Test start
The Leinster and Ireland centre has overcome a hamstring injury to face the Springboks.
# Team news
Henshaw, Furlong and Conan start for Gatland's Lions in the first Test
Conor Murray and Tadhg Beirne have been included on the bench.
# final audition
Conan among the tries as Lions finish Test build-up with win over Stormers
Tadhg Beirne also impressed as the tourists racked up a 49-3 victory.
# Up and Running
'He can have a huge role' - Lions delighted to have Robbie Henshaw back
The Leinster and Ireland centre is back from injury tomorrow against the Stormers.
# Returns
Henshaw, Hogg, and Alun Wyn Jones out to prove points for the Lions
The trio return from injury and isolation against the Stormers on Saturday.
# schedule
Lions could play Stormers on Wednesday with uncertainty over Boks camp
Robbie Henshaw is close to a return from his hamstring strain.
# cases
Henshaw back running as Lions wait for clarity amid Covid uncertainty
The Springboks and Bulls have both reported positive Covid-19 cases.
# Two from two
Gatland provides update on Henshaw, outlines Lions' room for improvement
The Lions head coach also admitted he hopes his team will face some stiffer tests in the weeks ahead.
# Injury
Hamstring strain rules Robbie Henshaw out of the Lions' clash with Sharks
The 28-year-old is considered a probable Test starter against the Springboks.
# The42 Reads
Robbie Henshaw: the transformation from shy child into roaring Lion
In an exclusive interview with The42, Robbie Henshaw tells Garry Doyle how this season has been the best of his career.