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.

26 Feb 2014

Blues Development squad announced

The Blues have named their 30-man training squad for the 2014 development programme.

26 Feb 2014

Simon Hickey to start against Crusaders

Promising young first five-eighths Simon Hickey will make his Super Rugby debut when he starts at 10 for the Blues against the Crusaders at Eden Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.35pm).

22 Feb 2014

Blues go down to Highlanders in season opener

The Blues produced a spirited second half fight back but it wasn’t enough to overcome the Highlanders as they suffered a 29-21 defeat in their season opener in Dunedin tonight.

20 Feb 2014

Marshall on the bench for season opener

High-profile recruit Benji Marshall will make his Super Rugby debut off the bench when the Blues face the Highlanders in their season opener in Dunedin on Saturday.

18 Feb 2014

#truebluechat is back!

It’s the first week of competition for the Blues which can mean only one thing -#truebluechat is back by popular demand tonight at 7pm!

15 Feb 2014

Blues succumb to Chiefs in pre-season hit-out

The Blues suffered their third consecutive pre-season defeat, going down to back-to-back Champions the Chiefs 43-19 at Rotorua International Stadium on Friday.

15 Feb 2014

Kirwan laments individual skill

A frustrated head coach Sir John Kirwan lamented his team’s individual skill as the Blues sunk to a disappointing 43-19 loss to the Chiefs in Rotorua on Friday.

13 Feb 2014

2014 Super Rugby media launch: go-karting

Blues players Keven Mealamu and Francis Saili took on the other New Zealand franchises in a go-kart race to mark the start of the Super Rugby season

12 Feb 2014

Strong Blues team named to face Chiefs

Charlie Faumuina, Steven Luatua and Piri Weepu have been named in a strong Blues team to face the Chiefs in their final pre-season hit-out in Rotorua on Friday