Congratulations Ofa, Charlie, Patrick & Jerome! #AllBlacks #SteinlagerSeries
Congratulations Ofa, Charlie, Patrick & Jerome! #AllBlacks #SteinlagerSeries
- 29 May 16, 2:10am -
We fought hard, but the Crusaders were just too strong tonight. Massive effort from the boys & amazing support from our fans - it's good to be back at the Park!
We fought hard, but the Crusaders were just too strong tonight. Massive effort from the boys & amazing support from our fans - it's good to be back at the Park!
- 28 May 16, 10:02am -
2 tries (West, Moala) + 1 con + 1 pg (West) has the Blues up 15-10 in #BLUvCRU
2 tries (West, Moala) + 1 con + 1 pg (West) has the Blues up 15-10 in #BLUvCRU
- 28 May 16, 8:24am -
Keep your eyes out for laces like Piers' tonight #foreveryone @piersfrancis・・・Supporting the diversity focus tonight with my colourful laces. Very appropriate for me having been shown the love regardless of my accent! #diversity @bluesrugbyteam
Keep your eyes out for laces like Piers' tonight #foreveryone @piersfrancis・・・Supporting the diversity focus tonight with my colourful laces. Very appropriate for me having been shown the love regardless of my accent! #diversity @bluesrugbyteam
- 28 May 16, 4:49am -
A perfect day for some rugby! KO at 7.35pm! #BLUvCRU
A perfect day for some rugby! KO at 7.35pm! #BLUvCRU
- 28 May 16, 4:15am -
The 🌧 has cleared, so the boys are straight in to #captainsrun ahead of #BLUvCRU at @edenparkstadium - who'll be there to Back the Blues?!
The 🌧 has cleared, so the boys are straight in to #captainsrun ahead of #BLUvCRU at @edenparkstadium - who'll be there to Back the Blues?!
- 26 May 16, 11:27pm -
  • Blues at Strength for Mahurangi Game
    We welcome back our All Blacks for Thursday’s final pre-season match against the Hurricanes ahead of the start of the Investec Super Rugby Championship. The match sponsored by Westie Pies, will be hosted by Mahurangi Rugby Club and North Harbour Ru…
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  • Introducing our nib 11th Man
    The new year is off to flying start for one young fan. In January, our principal partner nib offered Blues fans 6-18 years old the chance to be the 11th Man on our squad for the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens. We’re thrilled to announce Lynfield Colleg…
    - 18 days ago 6 Feb 18, 12:00am -
  • Squad named for pre-season vs Chiefs
    The Blues have named an extended 36-strong squad to meet the Chiefs in their first pre-season match at Te Kuiti on Friday. The Super Rugby neighbours are regular combatants in pre-season although it is the first time the two sides have ventured to Te…
    - 23 days ago 1 Feb 18, 12:00am -
  • Blues to Play at Mahurangi
    The Blues will play the Hurricanes at Mahurangi Rugby Club on Thursday 15 February, with both teams embarking on their Super Rugby season the following week. The match sponsored by Westie Pies, will be hosted by North Harbour Rugby Union and the Mahu…
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  • It’s a Tight Five For 2degrees

    - 78 days ago 8 Dec 17, 12:00am -
  • Draw Places Blues in Pool A
    Brisbane Global Rugby Tens Pool A features this year’s surprise package the Panasonic Wild Knights from Japan’s Top League alongside the Melbourne Rebels, Queensland Reds and Blues. That draw sets up a fitting rematch between the Blues and Reds f…
    - 79 days ago 7 Dec 17, 12:00am -
  • Pulu Leads Blues for 2018
    Halfback Augustine Pulu will captain the Blues in the 2018 Investec Super Rugby Championships. Coach Tana Umaga said Pulu, along with previous captains Jerome Kaino and James Parsons, form part of the senior leadership group. “Both James and Jerome…
    - 85 days ago 1 Dec 17, 12:00am -
  • Rieko Ioane Awarded World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the Year
    Rieko Ioane has been awarded Breakthrough Player of Year at the 2017 World Rugby Awards held in Monaco. Ioane was also a nominee for the Player of the Year award which was given to All Blacks and Hurricanes player Beauden Barrett. The fast and strapp…
    - 87 days ago 29 Nov 17, 12:00am -
  • Blues Train Future Prospects
    Last Saturday, our Elite Apprenticeship group came together at Blues HQ. This group included leading players from our Under 18 and Under 20 squads. Our NZ U20 training squad members, who had a mental skills session earlier in the week, were joined by…
    - 87 days ago 29 Nov 17, 12:00am -
  • Blues U17 Squad Announced for 2018
    Image: 2017 Blues Under 17 Development Squad training at Alexandra Park, Auckland. We’re pleased to announce the under 17 players who have been identified as players with future potential and selected for the 2018 Blues Under 17 Development Squad.…
    - 96 days ago 20 Nov 17, 12:00am -
  • Aaron Smith stars in Highlanders rugby win
    A stand-out match from All Blacks halfback Aaron Smith has guided the Highlanders to a 41-34 win over the Blues in their Super Rugby season-opener in Dunedin. Smith’s intelligent kicking, sharp running and bullet passes proved pivotal as the Highla…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 18, 12:51am -
  • Super Rugby's quirky openers
    The Blues have had road openers for two years running ... But the Kiwi team who have had the least home starts in Super Rugby history is the Hurricanes, with just seven. They start against the Bulls in Pretoria on Sunday morning for what will be thei…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 18, 12:45am -
  • South African university side perform their own haka before Varsity rugby match
    The haka the Blues performed against the British and Irish Lions was ... The haka was also a welcome gesture to the Lions, and the first they've faced against a Super Rugby team. However, Corrigan said that throat-slitting gestures in the haka should…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 18, 12:43am -
  • Saders surge past Chiefs
    CRAIG LEWIS reports. On Friday, the Super Rugby fraternity had been in raptures following the first New Zealand derby of the season, which saw the Highlanders claim a 41-34 victory over the Blues in a cracking contest. Although the clash in Christchu…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 18, 12:34am -
  • Blues forward Antonio Kiri Kiri cited for dangerous tackle
    Blues loose forward Antonio Kiri Kiri faces the prospect of further punishment after his match-swinging yellow card in the Super Rugby loss to the Highlanders. Kiri Kiri has been cited for a high tackle in the second half of the Highlanders' 41-34 op…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 18, 12:29am -
  • West relishing chance in home region
    Starting at first five-eighths for the Hurricanes in their Investec Super Rugby opening game against the Bulls in Pretoria ... Having been used to firepower outside him when he played at the Blues, albeit on a lesser scale than the Hurricanes have ac…
    - 10 hours ago 23 Feb 18, 11:49pm -
  • Blues forward Kiri Kiri cited for foul play
    Blues Super Rugby loose forward Antonio Kiri Kiri has been cited by Sanzaar for alleged foul play during a Super Rugby match against the Highlanders at the weekend. As per Sanzaar policy for the matter to be dispensed with at this hearing, the person…
    - 10 hours ago 23 Feb 18, 11:19pm -
  • Brumbies make comeback to beat Sunwolves
    The Brumbies made a comeback to defeat the Sunwolves 32-22 in their Super Rugby match. The Brumbies put together their ... In last nights clash the Highlanders defeated the Blues 41‑34 while the Rebels took full advantage of their season opening ov…
    - 11 hours ago 23 Feb 18, 10:26pm -
  • Brumbies beat Sunwolves in Tokyo
    The Sunwolves will be looking for successive wins in Super Rugby for the first time after ending their 2017 campaign with a 48-21 win against the Blues. The Brumbies have won two of their last three games outside Australia, though were soundly beaten…
    - 11 hours ago 23 Feb 18, 10:13pm -
  • Tamanivalu and Mataele to help Crusaders continue their winning performance
    Two Fijian players will feature for the Super Rugby defending champion Crusaders when they face ... Meanwhile in last nights clash the Highlanders defeated the Blues 41-34 while the Rebels took full advantage of their season opening over the Reds cla…
    - 11 hours ago 23 Feb 18, 10:12pm -
  • Highlanders win thriller against Blues
    The Highlanders made a fine start to their Super Rugby campaign when they claimed a 41-34 victory over the Blues in Dunedin on Friday.
    - 22 hours ago 23 Feb 18, 11:44am -
  • Team Tracker: Super Rugby, Round 2
    All the teams as they are released ahead of Round 2 of Super Rugby.
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 18, 4:42pm -
  • Preview: Highlanders v Blues
    The Highlanders and Blues clash in an all-New Zealand 2018 Super Rugby opener at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin on Friday evening.
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 18, 2:42pm -
  • Bryn Gatland starts at fly-half for Blues
    A bunch of All Blacks mixed with daring debutants will open the Blues Super Rugby season against the Highlanders in Dunedin on Friday.
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 18, 8:19am -
  • Video of the Week: Guide to Super Rugby 2018
    It’s that time again for our Video of the Week, bringing you standout footage you may enjoy. Today we look ahead to Super Rugby 2018.
    - 8 days ago 16 Feb 18, 12:19pm -
  • Otere Black still optimistic despite injury setback
    Amid all the pre-Super Rugby season hype spare a thought for new Blues fly-half Otere Black, who joined them from the Hurricanes.
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 18, 12:19pm -
  • Tana Umaga wants Rieko Ioane to wait for centre switch
    All Blacks wing Rieko Ioane may be keen to look to his future at centre but Blues head coach Tana Umaga has told him not to be in a hurry.
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 18, 12:06pm -
  • Super Rugby Preview: Blues
    Ahead of the 2018 Super Rugby season we take a closer look at each of the tournament’s 15 teams participating. Next up, it’s the Blues.
    - 14 days ago 10 Feb 18, 3:27pm -
  • SANZAAR tournaments to adopt new laws
    Super Rugby and the Rugby Championship will adopt the Law Amendments that were announced by World Rugby in July 2017.
    - 23 days ago 1 Feb 18, 12:09pm -
  • Moala signs for Clermont
    Clermont have announced that All Blacks centre George Moala has signed a three-year deal with the club and will join them next year.
    - 63 days ago 22 Dec 17, 9:53pm -