Robert Alexander James Henderson (born 27 October 1972 in Dover, England) is a retired Irish rugby union footballer who played for a number of clubs including Toulon and Munster. He represented Ireland internationally, winning 29 caps, and toured with the 2001 British and Irish Lions, winning 3 caps.
|Birth name||Robert Alexander James Henderson|
|Date of birth||27 October 1972|
|Place of birth||Dover, England|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||93 kg (14.6 st)|
|Rugby union career|
Henderson's career highlights at Munster include his tackle on Austin Healey in April 2003, which contributed to the try which was scored a mere two minutes later. An injured Austin was unable to defend his line after being "Hendoed" and Ronan O'Gara got over the line.
International analysis by oppositionEdit
Correct as of 7 July 2017
- "Lion Rob glad to ring the changes", Chris Jones, Evening Standard, 27 February 2001
- Mairs, Gavin (18 June 2013). "Lions 2013: lessons from game changer Rob Henderson" – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
- Rob Henderson, ESPN Scrum, 7 July 2017