24 APR 2018

Perseverance pays off for Jordan

Jordan Hyland, born on the North Shore, was part of the Auckland Academy as a teenager before progressing to premier club rugby with Auckland Marist.

19 APR 2018

Apisai leads Blues A
vs Japan A

Blues A will take on the visiting Japan A team at Eden Park on Friday, as a curtain-raiser to the Super Rugby match between the Blues and the Highlanders.

18 APR 2018

Gatland and Perofeta to start

Blues talent, Gatland and Perofeta get their chance to start in Friday’s Investec Rugby clash against the Highlanders.

11 APR 2018

Japan A tour NZ

The side, known as Japan A will meet Blues A, in a curtain raiser for Blues vs Highlanders match, at Eden Park on Friday 20 April.

News

04 Mar 2016

Blues A take second win

The Blues A team enjoyed a 42-19 win over Hurricanes A in the midday heat down at Taupo’s Owen Delaney Park today. Blues A named a team that included 14 full squad players, while the Hurricanes fronted 13 full squad members. Team captain Matt Moulds described the inclusion of provincial level players in the full […]

03 Mar 2016

50 not out

Loose forward Steven Luatua will become the 30th player in the history for the Blues to record 50 caps when he leads the team on to the field against the Crusaders in Christchurch. That is an impressive record for Luatua who is just 24 and a regular in the back three since his debut against […]

02 Mar 2016

Kaino returns, Ranger to start

The Blues coaches have made six changes for their team to meet the Crusaders in Christchurch on Friday night. Coach Tana Umaga said the Blues has competition for places across most positions and with half of the squad new this season, they are yet to settle on their top line-up. There are six changes to […]

02 Mar 2016

Round 1 Blues Big Shot winners

The 2016 Super Rugby season started with a bang Friday night with the Blues stealing a win from the Highlanders 33-31. But there wasn’t just the on-field competition at stake. Friday night also saw the launch of Blues Big Shot Challenge, backed by TAB – a chance for Blues fans all over to guess the […]

26 Feb 2016

BLU v HIG match report

The Blues produced a bludgeoning second half on attack and defence to beat defending champions the Highlanders in the opening game of the Investec Super Rugby Championship. It proved an outstanding night, with the Blues coming home 33-31 in an seven-try thriller in front of a bumper crowd of 21,983 fans on a stunning night […]

03 Mar 2016

Head to head: CRU v BLU

Each week, Opta is bringing you the latest in head-to-head stats. This week, we take a look at the history between the Crusaders and the Blues. The Blues won a home Round 1 fixture for the first time since 2011 and will now be hunting for back-to-back victories in Super Rugby for the first time […]

26 Feb 2016

As it happened: BLU v HIG

Check out all the stats from Blues v Highlanders, including try scorers & possession.

26 Feb 2016

Blues A take win

The Blues A team, featuring 14 full squad members and nine provincial players, emerged from Eden Park with a 42-7 win over Chiefs A on Friday night during the KFC Curtain Raiser. Blues A and North Harbour Head coach Steve Jackson described the game as an opportunity for Blues coaches to give the squad more […]

24 Feb 2016

Bass to lock

Dunedin and Auckland are about as far away from each other as our small country can allow. One is built on student housing, the other on skyscrapers. Yet Hoani Matenga, Christchurch Boys High old boy and Blues lock, has bridged the gap between the two cities by playing for the Highlanders and now the Blues. “I loved […]

24 Feb 2016

Blues in the ‘burbs

From next Wednesday, the Blues will be hitting local neighbourhoods across town. Blues in the ‘burbs is a new series brought to you by Barfoot & Thompson and hosted by four Rugby Football Clubs in Auckland. Blues players will be dropping in to clubs after work during the month of March. There’ll be skills & […]

24 Feb 2016

Parsons to lead Blues

The Blues will blood some new players, rely on proven performers and bring plenty of firepower off the bench for Friday’s opening match of the Investec Super Rugby Championship at Eden Park. Hooker James Parsons, with 50 caps to his credit, will lead the side in the absence of Jerome Kaino, who is serving a […]

15 Feb 2016

True Blues: Blues v Waratahs

The team is excited to return home to play the Waratahs this Friday night for our final round of the 2016 Investec Super Rugby season, and we hope you’ll join us to back the Blues!  The Eden Park Members’ Entrance and Members’ Lounge is on offer again, plus a lucky member will go away with a $150 […]