Tucker was first named in the Waikato squad for the 2014 ITM Cup, however due to knee and shoulder injuries, he didn’t get any game time during the season. He played 9 times for Waikato in 2015, helping the mooloo claim the Ranfurly Shield and was subsequently named as Waikato Supporters Club forward of the […]
07 Mar 2019
The Blues welcome two long term injured players to add spark to the team to take on the Sunwolves at QBE Stadium in North Harbour on Saturday. Loose forward Blake Gibson will make his first appearance, starting on the openside flank after being sidelined with long term injury. His return allows All Black Dalton Papalii […]
11 Jan 2016
The Blues will be playing their final pre-season match against the Chiefs territory. Come along to Pukekohe’s ECOLight Stadium for an evening of great rugby against our neighbouring foes ahead of the season’s start. Kick-off will be at 5.05pm.
27 Feb 2019
Our game against the Sunwolves on 9thMarch, sees the Blues return to QBE Stadium after a 2-year hiatus. To celebrate our return, we’re offering all children 13 years and under, a free Bronze (GA) ticket to the match. It’s going to be an epic night for kids. Harbour Rugby and Marist Rugby Club have teamed up […]
01 Jun 2017
The 2019 season saw the likeable Blues prop mature into a key leader among the Blues playing group, as well as establishing himself as a key member of the All Blacks engine room and leadership group. Ofa has played 83 times for the Blues, second only in this squad to James Parsons. He is renowned for […]
23 Dec 2015
Proudly supported by BNZ, the Blues Open Day is back! We’re excited to welcome you to our new digs at Alexandra Park for a bigger and better family day out. Check out the full programme of events and timings, plus all the activities that will be on offer at Alexandra Park.
27 Mar 2017
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The 29-year-old Bay of Plenty lock was a late developer in the sport, making the Steamers in 2017. He has quickly become a leader in the group and a key contributor to their success in 2019. The Rotorua player was co-captain of Layton McMillan’s successful team in the Hong Kong 10s, and was called in […]
21 Feb 2019
After coming off the bench in the season opener, the Blues welcome three All Blacks into its starting line-up to take on the Sharks in Durban on Sunday (NZ time). Props Ofa Tuungafasi and Karl Tu’inukuafe join Sonny Bill Williams in the run-on side for the second round of the Investec Super Rugby, following their […]