23 Sep 2017

Future Blues Finals Day

21 Sep 2017

Revamped Investec Super Rugby format excites the Blues

The Blues are excited by a challenging fixture list for the revamped 2018 Investec Super Rugby season, with the draw announced today.

30 Aug 2017

Day-night affair for BGRT

The Blues will kick off 2018 at the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens, with the second edition of the showcase pre-season tournament to be held on Friday 9 and Saturday February 10 at Suncorp Stadium.

25 August 2017

Promising NZ U20s join Blues

Two highly promising young prospects, Dalton Papalii and Caleb Clarke, will join the Blues in the Investec Super Rugby next year.

News

27 Feb 2012

VIDEO: #AskAlby Episode 2: Michael Hobbs

In the second episode of #askalby, Alby Mathewson chats to Michael Hobbs about his career threatening back surgery and his time studying in the USA, as well as asking him all your fan questions.

27 Feb 2012

Nonu relishing fresh challenge with the Blues

World Cup winning second five-eighths Ma’a Nonu made a surprise appearance at Eden Park on Friday night. www.theblues.co.nz caught up with him to find out about his experience in Japan and what he’s expecting in his first season with the Blues

27 Feb 2012

Little errors cost us: Lam

Blues head coach Pat Lam conceded little errors, ball security and indiscipline at crucial stages of the match cost his side an invaluable victory against the Crusaders at Eden Park on Friday night.

25 Feb 2012

Crusaders hold on to clinch thriller

One fingertip. That’s all that came between the Blues and a famous victory at Eden Park on Friday night as the Crusaders held on to win 19-18 in an enthralling season opener.

24 Feb 2012

Hobbsy back in Blue

Lying on an operating table in Los Angeles having a 25mm screw inserted into his spine to fix a fractured vertebrae, promising youngster Michael Hobbs contemplated that his career as a professional rugby player may well be over.

24 Feb 2012

World Cup heroes back on Eden Park

The euphoria of World Cup glory at Eden Park just four months ago is still in the air, but tonight marks a new beginning as the Blues and Crusaders kick-start Investec Super Rugby 2012.

23 Feb 2012

Blues Development Team to face Crusader Knights

Blues Development team head coach Jeff Wilson has named an experienced and exciting lineup to face the Crusader Knights on Friday afternoon at Waitemata Rugby Club (kick-off 4.00pm).

22 Feb 2012

Coach’s Corner

It’s fair to say everyone’s really excited the season has finally rolled around. For some of the players it’s been the longest break they’ve had in the last few years.

22 Feb 2012

Hobbs to start at 10 against Crusaders

Michael Hobbs has edged out All Black star Piri Weepu and young gun Gareth Anscombe to start at first five-eighths for the Blues in their season opener against the Crusaders at Eden Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.35pm).

20 Aug 2017

Windback Wednesday: King Carlos’ 2003 Highlights

This week we look back to 2003 and highlights of the mercurial Carlos Spencer

01 Sep 2017

Windback Wednesday: Blues v Crusaders 2011

Today we take you back just 12 months to the 2011 season opener against the Crusaders at Eden Park.

27 Aug 2017

Windback Wednesday: Blues v Northern Transvaal 1996

This week we turn our attention to the 1996 semi-final against Northern Transvaal. In front of a bumper home crowd, the Blues smashed their South African opponents 48-11.