23 MAY 2018

Leon MacDonald Excited By Blues Challenge

The 56-Test All Black, and current Tasman coach Leon MacDonald is already excited about his move to the Blues for the 2019 Super Rugby season.

23 May 2018

A Big Tick in the Leger – Orbyn Leger

wenty-one-year-old Orbyn Leger from Counties Manukau has earned his Blues stripes not only with his excellent performances on the rugby field, but his impressive work ethic on the training ground.

17 MAY 2018

Line-up to host the Crusaders

The Blues front row line up this week reunites Pauliasi Manu with James Parsons and Ofa Tuungafasi against the Crusaders in the Investec Super Rugby clash at Eden Park on Saturday night.

16 MAY 2018

Umaga and MacDonald to lead Blues in 2019

Tana Umaga will have his role as Blued Head Coach extended by a further 12 months and that Tasman Makos Head Coach and former Crusaders Assistant Coach, Leon MacDonald will join the Blues in 2019 as Assistant Coach.

News

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.

17 Feb 2012

The Blues make it three from three

The Blues rounded out their pre-season campaign with a comfortable 29-12 victory over the Highlanders at Unitec on Friday afternoon.

15 Feb 2012

Captain Kevvie back for the Blues

Keven Mealamu will make his first appearance of the year for the Blues when they take on the Highlanders in their final pre-season match at Unitec on Friday afternoon (kick-off 2.00pm)

09 Feb 2012

Weepu to start at 10 as big guns return

Piri Weepu will get his first opportunity to don the Blues jersey and marshal the backline from first five-eighths on Saturday when the Blues take on the Rebels in Melbourne.

07 Aug 2017

Windback Wednesday: Blues v Sharks 1996

In this week’s Windback Wednesday we look back on a match that Sir Graham Henry often talks about as being one of the most pivotal, not only in Blues history but also his own.

22 Mar 2005

Kaino keen to play

After sitting out a two match suspension Blues loose forward Jerome Kaino is fizzing to get back onto the field and make amends for his enforced layoff.

30 Oct 2004

McAlister earmarked for Blues midfield

Despite his wish to play first five-eighth for the Hurricanes, new All Black Luke McAlister has been earmarked for a leading midfield role with the Blues.