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

11 Jul 2013

Future Blues on show

After a thorough talent identification process across all the three Provincial Union 1st XV competitions, the following players have been invited to attend the 2013 Blues Schools Development Camp

08 Jul 2013

#CODEBLUE

Code Blue! Code Blue! It’s an emergency and we’re calling Code Blue to all Blues fans.

07 Jul 2013

Blues playoff hopes dashed by Cheetahs

The Blues’ playoff aspirations were extinguished last night as they fell to a 34-13 defeat to the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

05 Jul 2013

Blues v Cheetahs: Statistics Snapshot

Ahead of Sunday morning’s (12.50am NZT) must-win clash with the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein, check out this interactive infographic to keep yourself fully informed.

04 Jul 2013

Blues team to face Cheetahs

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has made four changes to the starting XV for Sunday morning’s (kick-off 12.50am NZT) clash with the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

04 Jul 2013

Watch the Blues v Chiefs from the #truebluebox!

After proving such a hit with passionate fans for the Blues v Hurricanes game at Eden Park in April, we’re bringing back the #truebluebox for next week’s game against the Chiefs – and it’s going to be bigger and better than ever!

01 Jul 2013

Noakes to return home with thigh strain

The Blues’ 22-20 defeat to the Sharks in Durban on Sunday morning has been compounded by news that first five-eighths Chris Noakes suffered a thigh strain and will return to New Zealand.

01 Jul 2013

Weepu also heading home

Blues halfback Piri Weepu will join Chris Noakes on a flight back to Auckland later this evening after failing to recover from a rib injury he sustained against the Sharks.

30 Jun 2013

Blues denied fight back by last gasp try

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan insists his team is still in the hunt for a playoff spot despite suffering an injury time defeat to the Sharks in Durban overnight.

28 Jun 2013

Blues v Sharks: Statistics Snapshot

Ahead of Sunday morning’s (kick-off 12.50am) must-win clash with the Sharks in Durban, check out this interactive infographic to keep yourself fully informed

27 Jun 2013

Parsons focussed on challenge

It might be James Parsons’ first tour to South Africa with the Blues, but it’s certainly not holiday mode for the hooker who has only one goal in mind ñ to win this Saturday’s game against the Sharks

27 Jun 2013

Blues team to face the Sharks

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has named his side for Sunday morning’s must-win match against the Sharks at King’s Park in Durban (kick-off 12.50am NZT).