5 DECEMBER 2018

Replacements assemble for preseason

With the Maori All Black and All Black players assembling late following their respective tours plus, a number of players coming into the preseason with injuries, opportunity is created for an extended group of players.

30 NOVEMBER

Rise Up and join us as a Blues Club member for 2019

Blues fans – it’s time to Rise Up! Memberships for the 2019 Investec Super Season are available now and we’d love you to join us.

15 NOVEMBER 2018

MacDonald to lead re-structured coaching team

Leon MacDonald has today been appointed as the new head coach on a three-year term while retaining the attack portfolio alongside Tom Coventry as the forwards coach and Daniel Halangahu as the skills and back coach. Tana Umaga will take up a two-year contract as an Assistant Coach responsible for defence.

31 OCTOBER 2018

Blues promote from within for 2019

With three exceptions, the Blues has looked to its own provincial unions and development programme to complete the line-up for the 2019 Investec Super Rugby Championship.

01 NOVEMBER 2018

Five players to watch

We’re not ones to play favourites, but here’s five players we think our fans will want to follow in 2019.

News

09 Mar 2016

Faumuina to start Friday

World Cup winning All Black Charlie Faumuina makes his first start of the Investec Super Rugby Championship for the Blues against the Hurricanes at Eden Park on Friday. In a planned return, Faumuina has come off the bench in the opening two games, but will join Ofa Tu’ungafasi and James Parsons in the front row. […]

09 Mar 2016

Rugby Fun Day

Do you have a potential future Blues player at home? The 2016 junior rugby season is approaching and its time to register. This Sunday, in an effort to help promote Junior Rugby, Keven Mealamu is taking the Rugby World Cup on a mini-tour creating a Golden Photo Opportunity for you and your family. He’ll be […]

04 Mar 2016

Blues fall to Crusaders

The Crusaders continued their home-win record Friday night against the Blues, defeating the visitors 28-13 at AMI Stadium.  The Blues have not penetrated the AMI Stadium fortress since 2004 and tonight was no exception. The night started with Steven Luatua leading the team on to mark his 50th cap for the club. But right from […]

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 […]

27 Feb 2016

Round 1 highlights