01 Mar 2012

Coach’s Corner

Like all Blues supporters we were very disappointed not to get the result against the Crusaders last Friday.

29 Feb 2012

Charlie Faumuina ruled out of Chiefs clash

Blues prop Charlie Faumuina has been ruled out of Friday night’s local derby against the Chiefs with a medial ligament strain.

28 Feb 2012

Blues Development team smash Crusader Knights

While the Blues v Crusaders match was a tense, close encounter the same could not be said when their development teams met, the Blues Development securing a comprehensive 51-7 victory over the Crusader Knights.

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).