2 September 2020

Umaga extends his coaching stay with Blues coaching team

28 August 2020

North Harbour captain returns home to sign for the Blues

Outstanding North Harbour loose forward Dillon Hunt will return home to Auckland to join the Blues in Super Rugby after four seasons with the Highlanders.

7 August 2020

Tuipulotu awarded major honours

6 August 2020

Young Canterbury lock heads north

Sights set on Gordon Hunter Memorial Trophy

News

01 Apr 2020

NZRU and Super Clubs working together

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has announced an emergency grant will be made available to New Zealand’s five Super Rugby clubs to ensure the clubs and competition are in the best position possible for when the Investec Super Rugby competition resumes. NZR Chief Executive Mark Robinson said: “An emergency NZR grant of $250,000 each is to […]

31 Mar 2020

New on SKY Sport

New Zealand’s professional rugby players have combined to create a unique and entertaining new rugby series called Isolation Nation, which will screen twice weekly on Sky Sport. View the teaser video here Sky Sport’s new show has been created in conjunction with New Zealand Rugby (NZR), the New Zealand Rugby Players’ Association (NZRPA) and the […]

16 Mar 2020

Statement from the Blues

The Blues, along with all the New Zealand Super Rugby Clubs, will follow the directive issued by the New Zealand Government regarding travel in and out of New Zealand as a result of COVID-19 and the decision by SANZAAR to suspend the current Investec Super Rugby competition. Our priority is the safety and well being […]

22 Sep 2020

talent from throughout region converge for U18 Camp

Ten female players are among the group of promising under-18 rugby talent from the Blues region to take part in the annual NZ Barbarians-Blues Development Camp next week. The easing in the Covid conditions means the three-day camp will go ahead at Mount Albert Grammar School from Monday 28 September. The camp will include sessions […]

15 Mar 2020

EDEN PARK DOUBLE HEADER CANCELLED

The Vodafone Warriors and the Blues have been forced to cancel next Saturday’s ‘Codes of Auckland’ rugby league-rugby union double header at Eden Park due to the introduction of New Zealand’s new travel restrictions in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The decision follows an announcement overnight that the Super Rugby competition has been suspended while […]

14 Aug 2020

Press Release on Super Rugby

It is with great sadness that we confirm the final fixture for 2020 Blues vs. Crusaders has officially  been called off due to the ongoing alert level 3 restrictions in Auckland. Please refer to the NZ Rugby press release below. This competition has been an amazing journey for all, post COVID we were preparing a […]

13 Mar 2020

Lions clash gets green light for Eden Park

The Blues will definitely be the big show in town tomorrow when we take on the Lions at Eden Park. New Zealand Rugby has confirmed the game will definitely go ahead and so we urge all rugby fans and families to take advantage of the daytime game and the fantastic family pricing to come along. […]

12 Mar 2020

Focus on performance for early game at Eden Park

The Blues return to Eden Park for a demanding clash against the touring Lions side from South Africa at the one-off afternoon start of 4.25pm on Saturday. While the Blues have won four games away from home in the Investec Super Rugby, both losses have come at home and they are looking to put in […]

13 Mar 2020

Blues A take on Chiefs in Super Rugby Curtain Raiser in Hamilton

The Blues A team have the final game of a two-match programme when they take on the Chiefs A in Hamilton on Friday. Buoyed from their 33-5 victory over Hurricanes B in Wellington last week, the Blues A combination head to FMG Stadium as the curtain-raiser to the Chiefs’ Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes. […]

06 Mar 2020

Ieremia leads Blues ‘A’ team

A number of Blues players will come off the injured list and back on to the playing field this weekend for Alama Ieremia’s first Blues A team of 2020. “It’s an honour to lead the Blues A for the first time” said Ieremia “I hope it continues to help strengthen the alignment between the Provincial […]

05 Mar 2020

Developing depth after trek back from South Africa

The Blues will call on their depth after a short week and long trek from South Africa to take on the Hurricanes in Wellington on Saturday in Investec Super Rugby. Coach Leon MacDonald said that a key finding from last year was that a number of the squad dropped their intensity after playing too many […]

03 Mar 2020

Afternoon start for Lions match to help out Sunwolves

The Blues will change their Investec Super Rugby kick-off time against the Lions in Auckland later this month to help out the Sunwolves who are relocating games to Australia with the current embargo on travel to Japan. Kick-off for the Blues-Lions game at Eden Park on Saturday 14 March will now be 4.25pm instead of […]