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 come to Waitakare
    Jerome Kaino, Charlie Faumuina, Rene Ranger and a host of other players brought Blues in the ‘burbs to Waitakere Rugby Club last night. Hundreds of families showed up, and a fantastic time was had by all, as our players ran some fun skills and dril…
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  • U20s take on Argentina
    The Blues Under-20 team complete their campaign with an international clash against Argentina Under 20s tonight at Waitemata Rugby Club in Henderson. Kick off is at 7pm. The visitors are on a three-match tour of New Zealand, playing against the Hurri…
    - 1 day ago 22 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Westie Pies Secondary School 10s on this weekend
    Blues fans heading to our match against the Bulls couldn’t ask for a better rugby entrée than the Westie Pies Secondary School 10s Tournament. Kicking off from 12pm this Saturday on the outer fields of QBE Stadium, 12 schools from across the Blues…
    - 1 day ago 22 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Blues succumb to Crusaders
    Full of vim and vigour as they cut a swath through the opposition in the first 40 minutes, the Blues succumbed to a bludgeoning Crusaders pack 33-24 at AMI Staidum in Christchurch. The Blues enjoyed a 21-5 halftime advantage after three outstanding r…
    - 5 days ago 18 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Photos: Blues v Crusaders

    - 5 days ago 18 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Blues A in action this weekend
    Talented first five-eighth Stephen Perofeta is set to start for the Blues A team this weekend against the Chiefs. He’s one of four NZ U20s representatives in the team, alongside Jordan Trainor, Hapakuki Moala-Liava’a, and Sam Nock, who will capta…
    - 7 days ago 16 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Blues v Crusaders Super Rugby Preview
    In 29 matches between the two most successful New Zealand sides in Super Rugby history, the victories are split 18 to 11 in favour of the Crusaders, including one grand final victory apiece (the Crusaders in 1998, and Blues in 2003). However, since 2…
    - 8 days ago 15 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Brightly coloured laces to promote diversity
    You might notice something a little bit different in our game against the Crusaders on Friday night, as players from both sides look to celebrate difference and send a message of inclusivity on and off the rugby field. New Zealand Super Rugby teams h…
    - 8 days ago 15 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Three changes for Crusaders clash
    The Blues have made three changes and one positional change to their team to take on the Crusaders in Christchurch on Friday. Up front, Gerard Cowley-Tuioti comes back in as the starting lock after starting in the first two games, and will partner Al…
    - 8 days ago 15 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Photos: Blues Club Q&A Evening
    Blues Club members got a rare opportunity last week to quiz Head Coach Tana Umaga about everything from pre-game meals to which player has the worst taste in music. He was just one of the panellists at the exclusive evening hosted at our High Perform…
    - 8 days ago 15 Mar 17, 12:00am -
  • Super Rugby teams: Week five squads, previews, injuries, referees, kick-off times
    Tom Robertson COACH Tana Umaga has made just one change to his starting line-up for the Blues’ Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Auckland on Saturday. All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina is expected to return from a leg injury, but will be assess…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 11:02pm -
  • Can SA teams triumph over NZ Super Rugby rivals?
    That is the scorecard in favour of South African teams over overseas-based opponents thus far in Super Rugby 2017. But that acceptable win ... when they take up arms against the Blues at Albany on Saturday (08:35). For the little the 18-team overall…
    - 8 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 10:30pm -
  • Tour to sort Blue Bulls from boys
    The next two weeks will have some bearing on how far the Bulls will go in the 2017 Super Rugby competition as they have daunting back-to-back clashes against New Zealand sides, Blues and Chiefs. The Bulls‚ who left the country this week after beati…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 9:26pm -
  • Faumuina returns to boost Blues
    The 46-Test tighthead's inclusion is the only change to Umaga's starting line-up for the Blues' Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Auckland on Saturday. Faumuina is expected to complete his return from leg injury, but will be assessed following .…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 8:16pm -
  • Super Rugby Round 5 tips and predictions: Do your best, tipsters
    “In round 5 we have to add the uncertainty Super Rugby in 2018 to injuries ... And the Jaguares in the ‘Breakfast Rugby’ spectacular in Buenos Aires. TIPS: Crusaders, Rebels, Blues, Brumbies, Stormers, Lions, Sharks, Jaguares.
    - 11 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 7:39pm -
  • Super Rugby Gold
    Super Rugby Gold is also on... Sky Sports 3 2:30am Thu 23 Mar Click to view full show details Sky Sports 3 2:40am Thu 23 Mar Click to view full show details Sky Sports 3 HD 2:50am Thu 23 Mar Click to view full show details Sky Sports 2 8:30am Fri 24…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 5:10pm -
  • Charlie Faumuina returns for Blues
    Coach Tana Umaga has made just one change to his starting line-up for the Blues' Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Auckland on Saturday. All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina is expected to return from a leg injury, but will be assessed following Thu…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 4:46pm -
  • Faumuina returns for Blues against Bulls
    Coach Tana Umaga has made just one change to his starting line-up for the Blues' Super Rugby clash against the Bulls in Auckland on Saturday. All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina is expected to return from a leg injury, but will be assessed following Thu…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 4:37pm -
  • Faumuina set to return for Blues against Bulls
    Blues head coach Tana Umaga has made one change to the starting XV for this Saturday’s Super Rugby match against the Bulls at QBE Stadium in North Harbour. All Black Charlie Faumuina is named in the front row in his expected return from injury ...
    - 15 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 3:05pm -
  • Blues confirm likely return of All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina for clash with Bulls
    The Blues are set to regain the services of All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina for their Super Rugby clash with the Bulls. Faumuina, who has been out of action with a leg injury, will be the only change to the Blues starting side for Saturday's game ..…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 2:55pm -
  • A big thank you to Waitakere City Rugby...
    A big thank you to Waitakere City Rugby Football & Sports Club Inc. for hosting Blues in the 'burbs on Tuesday night. As you can see from these pics, we had a great time! We look forward to visiting Takapuna Rugby Football Club next Tuesday. #BluesAl…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Mar 17, 2:53am -
  • We've named a strong side to face the...
    We've named a strong side to face the Blue Bulls at QBE Stadium on Saturday night. Kick off is 7:35pm. You can purchase tickets here: http://www.ticketmaster.co.nz/Blues-tickets/artist/1090488 #BLUvBUL #BluesAllDay The Blues have just one change to t…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Mar 17, 9:23pm -
  • Got your tickets yet? http://m.ticketmaster.co.nz/Blues-tickets/artist/1090488...
    Got your tickets yet? http://m.ticketmaster.co.nz/Blues-tickets/artist/1090488 #BLUvBUL #BluesAllDay
    - 1 day ago 22 Mar 17, 4:28am -
  • Our Blues Under-20 team take on the...
    Our Blues Under-20 team take on the Argentina U20s side tonight at Waitemata Rugby Club in Henderson. Kick off is at 7pm. Be there and see our future Blues in action. #BluesAllDay The Blues Under-20 team complete their campaign with an international…
    - 1 day ago 22 Mar 17, 1:04am -
  • My boy Travis had a blast running with...
    My boy Travis had a blast running with the Blues boys @ The Trust Stadium this evening. Shot Auckland Rugby.
    - 2 days ago 21 Mar 17, 8:48am -
  • Some of the guys visited Gladstone Primary...
    Some of the guys visited Gladstone Primary School recently to chat with year-six students about dealing with setbacks and overcoming adversity. We traded shoelaces as part of NZ Rugby’s #rugbyforeverybody campaign and had a terrific time answering…
    - 2 days ago 21 Mar 17, 3:29am -
  • So Piers is going back to his motherland? Good...
    So Piers is going back to his motherland? Good luck fella. What are we going to do about a world class 10? I'll tell you that Otere Black has the goods to be the best. Get that lad!
    - 2 days ago 20 Mar 17, 8:50pm -
  • We're going to be at Waitakere Rugby Club tonight...
    We're going to be at Waitakere Rugby Club tonight from 6pm. Bring the kids for some fun games, as well as rugby skills and drills, and then stay for some autographs and selfies afterwards :-) #BluesAllDay Bring the family, a picnic dinner and meet so…
    - 2 days ago 20 Mar 17, 8:01pm -
  • Shout out to Essentially Group for this...
    Shout out to Essentially Group for this donation to our Best Foot Forward programme! In partnership with Yakult, we’re collecting boots to pass on to youngsters in need. These boots are mint but we’ll take pre-loved boots too. You can bring the…
    - 3 days ago 20 Mar 17, 5:00am -
  • Last week a couple of our players dropped in to...
    Last week a couple of our players dropped in to Starship Hospital. As well as challenging them to a few Playstation games, we gave staff and young patients the coloured laces you see in the pics. They symbolise inclusiveness in our game, and what be…
    - 3 days ago 20 Mar 17, 12:53am -
  • Blues fly-half Francis joins Northampton
    Northampton Saints have announced the signing of Piers Francis into the club’s squad ahead of the 2017/18 season.
    - 3 days ago 20 Mar 17, 3:04pm -
  • Team of the Week: Super Rugby
    Now the dust has settled after Round Four of Super Rugby our writers sat down and put our heads together to select our Team of the Week.
    - 3 days ago 20 Mar 17, 12:21pm -
  • VIDEO: Super Rugby highlights, Round 4
    Highlights of all the games from Round 4 of Super Rugby as they happen over the weekend.
    - 6 days ago 17 Mar 17, 3:31pm -
  • Crusaders fightback floors Blues
    The Crusaders claimed their third come-from-behind win of the season when they beat the Blues 33-24 in Christchurch on Friday.
    - 6 days ago 17 Mar 17, 10:20am -
  • Preview: Crusaders v Blues
    The Blues will hope to make up ground on the Crusaders when they travel to Christchurch on Friday in Super Rugby.
    - 7 days ago 16 Mar 17, 9:45am -
  • Francis gets nod for Blues
    The Blues have made three changes and one positional tweak to their starting line-up to take on the Crusaders in Christchurch on Friday.
    - 8 days ago 15 Mar 17, 10:46am -
  • Team Tracker: Super Rugby, Round 4
    Check the teams as they are released ahead of Super Rugby, Round 4.
    - 9 days ago 14 Mar 17, 12:55pm -
  • VIDEO: Super Rugby highlights, Round 3
    All the action from Round 3 of the 2017 Super Rugby season, including the Chiefs’ win over the Hurricanes on Friday.
    - 12 days ago 11 Mar 17, 2:48pm -
  • Highlanders hold off Blues for first win
    The Highlanders secured their first Super Rugby win of the season when they beat the Blues 16-12 in Auckland on Saturday.
    - 12 days ago 11 Mar 17, 10:16am -
  • Super Rugby set to undergo changes
    SANZAAR are set to announce changes to Super Rugby with further details to be unveiled early in next week.
    - 12 days ago 11 Mar 17, 6:33am -