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

23 Apr 2014

Blues team to face the Waratahs

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has made four changes to the starting XV for Friday night’s ANZAC day clash with the Waratahs at Eden Park (kick-off 5.35pm).

23 Apr 2014

Hickey to captain New Zealand Under 20s

Blues first five-eighths Simon Hickey has been named to captain the New Zealand Under 20 team at this year’s Junior Rugby World Cup.

23 Apr 2014

The Blues and Benji Marshall to part ways

New Zealand Rugby and the Blues have today agreed and confirmed the terms of Benji Marshall’s release from his Investec Super Rugby contract.

19 Apr 2014

Blues smashed by Hurricanes

The Blues’ poor away form continued as they suffered a 39-20 defeat to the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium on Friday night.

18 Apr 2014

Nonu ruled out of Hurricanes clash

Ma’a Nonu has been ruled out of tonight’s match against the Hurricanes through injury.

17 Apr 2014

New names set to take the field in Super Rugby

When New Zealand’s five Investec Super Rugby teams run on to the field for their Round 15 matches in May, every side will feature an entire squad of new names.

17 Apr 2014

Noakes ready to take his opportunity

Reinstated first five-eighths Chris Noakes is determined to seize his opportunity when the Blues face the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium tomorrow night in what shapes as a crucial match for both sides.

17 Apr 2014

Tom McCartney signs with Irish side Connacht

Blues hooker Tom McCartney has signed a three year deal with Irish Pro12 side Connacht and will join his former Auckland and Blues coach Pat Lam in Galway at the conclusion of the ITM Cup.

16 Apr 2014

Blues team to face Hurricanes

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has made seven changes to the starting XV for Friday night’s crunch match with the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium.

15 Apr 2014

Weepu back in action and raring to go

If Piri Weepu had his way he’d be out on the field with his Blues teammates taking on the Hurricanes on Friday night.

14 Apr 2014

ANZAC Family Offer

The Blues have put 1000 tickets up for grabs in a family promotion for the ANZAC day fixture against the Waratahs at Eden Park on April 25 (kick off 5.35pm)

14 Apr 2014

Ihaia West called into Blues squad

Hawke’s Bay Magpies and Maori All Blacks first five-eighths Ihaia West has been called into the Blues squad to replace the injured Baden Kerr who has been ruled out for the rest of the season.