Henry, who returned to New Zealand and went on to guide the All Blacks to Rugby World Cup victory in 2011, has recently said he believes he was not sufficiently experienced or prepared to coach the Lions when he took the job in 2001 after a successful tenure as head coach of Wales.
"It's great for him. and I'm really looking forward to the next few days and catching up with Bryn on Saturday".
Gatland said his primary focus was getting a look at the entire 41-man touring party over the course of the first three games, and stressed that no player is out of the picture for Test selection.
It is made up mainly of players who haven't had club final commitments, and had trained together at a recent camp in Dublin.
New Zealand-based Newshub report that of a poll conducted by Colmar Brunton, 78% of the 1,000 Kiwis polled couldn't name a single member of the Lions squad.
Kevin Phillips, Creative Director of Advertising at Manchester's LOVE, said: "The iconic red jersey is the pinnacle in the British & Irish Lions elite playing career".
"Then we had another group come in (from) Dublin as well, so it has been an opportunity for some combinations to work together for a couple of weeks and to prepare for the first game".
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Interestingly, Gatland said he had informed his players of the match-day squad for the first game of the tour a week ago, and was surprised all had managed to keep it a secret. The tour is very professional - probably the most professional tour there can be - but the basis and the roots and foundation of it are thousands and thousands of people who save up for four years and make sacrifices to go and watch a Lions tour. "I think for everyone, the dream is to be involved in the Test matches".
Lions captain Sam Warburton expressed relief to finally be in New Zealand after so much talk about the tour.
Despite the advent of professionalism, the 2005 tourists played seven games against provincial opposition, principally because the Super Rugby season had ended and the players were released.
Three Irish players make the 15 to face the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians at Toll Stadium, Whangarei.
"If we can win some hearts and minds off the field and play some good rugby, then hopefully we're going to end up with a cracking tour". It is a match they are expected to win at a canter.
Click play below to check out episode 17 of The Hard Yards rugby podcast, featuring Jerry Flannery, Isaac Boss and SportsJOE's Pat McCarry with host Andy McGeady. We've got to give our players the confidence to do the same thing. Replacements: J George, M Vunipola (both Eng), T Furlong (Ire), G Kruis (Eng), J Tipuric, R Webb (both Wal), O Farrell (Eng), J Payne (Ire).
Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, noted that Mr Kushner has been willing to answer questions. Kushner had talked about setting up a secret communications channel to Moscow during the transition after the election.
The video shows both the moment officers approached the athlete's 2015 Mercedes-Benz as well as his sobriety test. In a statement released hours after he was freed from custody on his own recognizance without bond at 10:50 a.m.
Christian served prison time after holding up employees at a convenience store with a gun in 2002, court records show. Last Friday, Christian allegedly stabbed two men to death and injured another man badly aboard a Portland metro train.
Microsoft is soon going to drop support for the classic Windows Phone apps in a future release of Windows 10 Mobile. Some Windows Phone users now not in the Insider program also reported getting these inadvertent test builds.
The practice has raised concern about the security and secrecy of the US commander-in-chief's communications. But numerous people close to the president and his team are expecting further changes this time .
Ontario's minimum wage increase will be phased-in gradually. "If you flip a burger, you should make a decent wage too", he said. Benzinga looked at how this minimum wage would affect the restaurant sector, which employs the bulk of private-sector workers.
Employers will now be required to pay an employee three hours' wages if their shift is cancelled with less than 48 hours notice. The Ontario Chamber of Commerce said it is concerned about the impact the wage hike will have on businesses and the economy.
The Baton Rouge lawmaker blamed his bill's failure in part on the nationally-backed conservative group, Americans for Prosperity. Walt Leger, a New Orleans Democrat who voted for it, applauded Shadoin for forcing the debate.
Woods, who has been rehabbing from back surgery , said he did not realize the mix of medications "had affected me so strongly". Woods, a 14-time major champion, has not played professionally in months and has been recovering from back injuries.
Despite being outclassed, Haase was able to see the amusing side: "At the beginning I was way better", the Dutchman said. Seven-time grand slam victor Venus Williams cruised past Kurumi Nara with a 6-3 6-1 win to book a third round spot.
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NASA spacecraft will aim straight for sun next year
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Port St. Joe alum Pryor traded to Browns
The linebacker had some productive years with Gang Green before the Browns signed him away from the Jets in free agency last year. However, it seemed like a trade was unlikely, the Jets evidently weren't getting their asking price from any potential buyers.
ADP Reports 253000 New Jobs in May; 'Rip-Roaring' Growth
The Commerce Department said spending on private construction also fell by 0.7% to an annual rate of USD943.3 billion in May. A key factories report released overnight revealed activity ticked up in May after two consecutive months of slowing.
Capsule preview of the Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals matchup
In other words, if another Warrior shook loose, it wouldn't be so easy for James to help off of Durant, who would can open shots. Green is also an x-factor because of his potential for losing his self-control and pushing himself off the court.
Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals
No team in the West has been able to contain their high-paced juggernaut thus far, as they have yet to lose in the postseason. This one is the tiebreaker, after the Warriors won two years ago and the Cavaliers knocked off Golden State last June.
Circus owner says final show is a 'celebration'
The final shows of what was billed as " The Greatest Show on Earth " was held at the Nassau Coliseum in suburban NY . The big top came down in NY in front of a sold-out crowd at Nassau Coliseum after 146 years, NBC News reported .
15-inch MacBook Pro Shipping Estimates Slip
If any, the advantages of the Touch Bar are far outweighed by the compromises that Apple took when designing the 2016 MacBook Pro. MacBook Pro 2017 official release date has not been announced yet, including the specs and price.
Hunter Strickland suspended 6 games, Bryce Harper 4
Not where some expected to find the Giants team leader with his pitcher, Hunter Strickland , exchanging head shots with Harper. And then when Strickland's teammates are trying to get him off the field he's basically fighting them like a mad animal.