Rugby World Cup 2011

Blues not chasing Henry

Blues not chasing Henry

THE CARDIFF Blues aren’t chasing the services of Graham Henry, says the club’s chairman Peter Thomas.

The Rugby World Cup-winning coach has been linked to the Welsh outfit as speculation mounts about his future.

The top coaching job at Cardiff is vacant, with Dai Young moving to English glamour club London Wasps.

However, Thomas, a good friend of Henry, has denied the Blues have approached the All Blacks mentor.

“No, not at all. There has been no discussion whatsoever for Graham Henry to come and coach the Cardiff Blues,” he told the BBC.

“I know he is coming to the UK in the near future and I'm sure he'll spend some time in Wales and if the opportunity arises, I would be delighted for him to visit and have a look at the Cardiff Blues set-up.

“But there is no thought whatsoever on Graham Henry coming to coach the Cardiff Blues.”

Henry will coach the UK Barbarians against Australia next month in London.

« Back to Archives

Upcoming Matches

2014 Super Rugby fixtures

2014 Super Rugby fixtures

All the fixtures you need to plan your viewing pleasure!

Blogs

Mark Calverley Super Rugby - Not going to plan for NZ teams. Should we worry?

Not all our own way for NZ teams

By Mark Calverley

Mark Calverley Benji - Should he stay or should he go?

Pressure is on Benji, but shouldn't we remember SBW went to France (Toulon) for 2 years to learn the game.

By Mark Calverley

Mark Calverley Concussion

With all of the news around concussion do you think there should be safety measures in place for players to ensure they don't play on after a head know? How and who should police that?

By Mark Calverley

Mark Calverley Club Rugby - How to get the MOJO back

With the start of club rugby upon us, how can we maintain the value of the clubs in player pathways and community spirit.

By Mark Calverley

Fixtures & Results

Super Rugby
Heartland Championship
ITM Cup
Rugby World Cup 2011