Monday 14 October 2019

Injury forces Chris Henry out of Springbok encounter

Independent Newsdesk

Independent Newsdesk

Rhys Ruddock has been drafted into the Ireland team to face South Africa after Chris Henry was ruled out with a virus.

The Leinster flanker comes into the pack with Tommy O'Donnell named on the replacements bench.

Henry was reportedly struck down with a virus last night and now Schmidt will have to do without the backrower.

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