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

29 Oct 2012

Four Blues players named in All Blacks squad

Blues and Auckland lock Ali Williams has been included in the 32 man squad for the All Blacks European Tour to Scotland, Italy, Wales and England.

28 Oct 2012

2013 Blues schedule released

The new Blues era under Sir John Kirwan will kick-off on February 23 against the Hurricanes in Wellington next year after the official Investec Super Rugby draw was released.

18 Oct 2012

Mealamu to play 100th Test match for All Blacks

Blues captain Keven Mealamu will play his 100th Test match for the All Blacks when he runs out to face Australia at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane on Saturday.

28 Sep 2012

4 Blues players in All Blacks side to face Pumas

Four Blues players have been included in the All Blacks team to face Argentina at Estadio Ciudad de La Plata in La Plata on Saturday.

24 Sep 2012

Four more new faces to join Blues next season

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan today announced Waisake Naholo, Baden Kerr, Bryn Hall and Kane Barrett have all signed two year contracts with the franchise.

13 Sep 2012

Weepu to start for All Blacks

Experienced Blues halfback Piri Weepu will make his first start of the year for the All Blacks on Saturday when they take on South Africa in Dunedin.

12 Sep 2012

Blues sign up young talent

The Blues have signed Crusaders flanker Brendon O’Connor and Southland outside back Marty McKenzie to join the squad for the 2013/14 Super Rugby seasons.

09 Sep 2012

Woodcock leaves Blues for Highlanders

All Black and Blues veteran prop Tony Woodcock will not play for the Blues next season. Woodcock has advised Blues Coach Sir John Kirwan that he will be playing for the Highlanders in 2013.

06 Sep 2012

Faumuina poised to make All Blacks debut

Blues prop Charlie Faumuina is poised to make his All Blacks debut after being named on the bench for Saturday’s Investec Super Rugby Championship match against Argentina in Wellington.

29 Aug 2012

Job Vacancy: Head Strength and Conditioning Coach

The Blues franchise is currently seeking a Head Strength and Conditioning Coach.

28 Aug 2012

Mathewson signs with the Western Force

Alby Mathewson is heading to warmer weather across the Tasman and will play his Super Rugby season for the Western Force next year.

22 Aug 2012

Kirwan names Blues coaching team for 2013

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan today confirmed his new coaching team. Sir Graham Henry, Mick Byrne and Grant Doorey are to join the Blues for the coming season.