Chris Henry

    Chris Henry
    Club / Province: Malone/ Ulster
    Position: Backrow
    Date of Birth: 17/10/84
    Height: 1.91m
    Weight: 107Kg
    Honours: 13 Ireland caps Test debut 2010 v Australia

    A former pupil of Wallace High School, Chris represented Ireland at U21 level and was part of the Ulster Rugby Academy. Chris joined Ulster at the start of the 2006-07 season on a development contract and was upgraded to a full contract for the 2007/08 season. In the 2006/07 season he was impressive in the back row for Ulster A and was selected as captain for the side, on a number of occasions. Chris made a strong senior debut in the 08/09 season for Ulster, earning 10 senior caps, five months later he was on the cusp of an Ireland Test cap. Chris has already represented Ireland at U21 level and is a key member of the Irish 7's squad.

    Chris captained the Ireland Wolfhounds against Scotland at Ravenhill on 5th February 2010, this was the first official game of the Wolfhounds who had been known previously as Ireland 'A'

    Chris earned his first senior cap against Australia on the 2010 summer tour.