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

13 Mar 2014

Marshall to start at 15 against Lions

Benji Marshall will make his first start for the Blues when they take on the Lions at Ellis Park on Sunday morning (kick-off 2am NZT).

12 Mar 2014

Blues Development team named for first match

Blues Development coach Steve Jackson has named an experienced team for their first hit out against the Chiefs Development team at Ardmore Marist tomorrow.

11 Mar 2014

Mealamu returns home with calf injury

Blues hooker Keven Mealamu will return home to New Zealand after failing to overcome a calf injury.

10 Mar 2014

Blues mauled by Bulls

The Blues slumped to a disappointing 38-22 defeat to the Bulls in Pretoria on Sunday morning.

06 Mar 2014

Blues name all-All Blacks front row to face Bulls

The Blues have received a timely boost of front row firepower ahead of their match against the burly Bulls on Sunday morning, with veterans Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock set to make their first starts for the team this season.

04 Mar 2014

Retiree joins Blues squad

At 65, Des Easden is recently retired and spends most of his time with hammer in hand, doing DIY fix-it jobs at the Mt Albert home he shares with his wife. But retirement didn’t stop Des from donning the Blues’ jersey at Eden Park over the weekend!

04 Mar 2014

Under 17s get their first taste of Blues rugby

42 young rugby players had their first taste of professional rugby last weekend when they took part in the 2014 Blues 17 Development Day.

03 Mar 2014

Blues squad to tour South Africa

The Blues have named a 27-man squad for their two week tour of South Africa. Sir John Kirwan’s men play the Bulls at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday Sunday 4.05am NZT) before taking on the Lions at Ellis Park a week later.

28 Feb 2014

Blues ask fans to ‘Join the game’

So from 2014 we are asking all our fans to ëJoin the game’. We’re going to be giving fans lots of ways to get involved with us, whether it’s appearing in our ads or adding their own personal image to the team poster ñ and much more besides.

27 Feb 2014

Q&A with Simon Hickey

On the eve of promising first five-eighths Simon Hickey’s first game for the Blues, we caught up with him to find out how he’s feeling

27 Feb 2014

Tuipulotu takes it in his stride

While he may not be a household name yet, Patrick Tuipulotu is without doubt a name worth remembering.

27 Feb 2014

Kirwan and Doorey re-commit to Blues for 2015

The Blues and New Zealand Rugby have re-signed Blues Head Coach Sir John Kirwan and Assistant Coach Grant Doorey for the 2015 Investec Super Rugby season.