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

21 Mar 2012

Luke Braid receives three week ban

Blues flanker Luke Braid has been suspended for three weeks for striking Stormers player Nizaam Carr last week in their round four clash in Cape Town.

21 Mar 2012

Woodcock back for beleaguered Blues

The Blues have gained the services of one centurion but lost those of another for Friday night’s match against the Hurricanes.

21 Mar 2012

SKYCITY Players of the Day

Blues players Rudi Wulf, Anthony Boric, Gareth Anscombe and Charlie Faumuina headed along to the Nation’s Clubrooms at SKYCITY last night to meet fans and receive their prizes for being the Players of the Day

21 Mar 2012

Toeava ruled out of action for indefinite period

Blues and All Black back Isaia Toeava faces the grim prospect of being out of the game for the rest of the year with a hip injury.

17 Mar 2012

Under-strength Blues leave their run too late

The under strength Blues produced a gallant second half comeback but left their run too late as they were defeated 27-17 by the Stormers in Cape Town this morning.

16 Mar 2012

Blues’ injury woes continue

Another name has been added to the lengthy list of injured Blues players. Winger David Raikuna who was named to start against the Stormers in Cape Town has been withdrawn due to a hamstring injury.

14 Mar 2012

Blues Development team edged by Fiji Warriors

The Blues Development team came agonisingly close to securing a fourth and final win in their campaign, but a missed penalty attempt on full time saw them go down 14-16 against the Fiji Warriors.

14 Mar 2012

Blues stretched for Stormers clash

Injuries, suspension and bereavement have cut deep into the Blues’ stocks as Pat Lam has been forced to call two players from the Wider Training Group into the 22 to face the Stormers.

13 Mar 2012

Woodcock to turn out for Blues Development team

Blues prop Tony Woodcock will make his long awaited return to the rugby field tonight, playing for the Blues Development team in their final match of the Pacific Rugby Cup against the Fiji Warriors

12 Mar 2012

Anscombe: It was just one of those days

Seldom since the days of Carlos Spencer has a Blues first five-eighths stamped his authority on a game quite like Gareth Anscombe did on Sunday morning against the Bulls.

12 Mar 2012

Jerome Kaino to have shoulder surgery

Jerome Kaino’s Super Rugby season is over because he needs to undergo surgery to repair damage to a shoulder injury sustained in the Blues Round 2 match against the Chiefs.

11 Mar 2012

Anscombe shines as Blues beat Bulls

Gareth Anscombe produced a stunning individual performance in his run on debut, scoring all 29 of his side’s points as the Blues triumphed over the Bulls 29-23 in Pretoria earlier this morning.