Jimmy Tupou

From Pukekohe High School, the lock/loose forward was selected for the 2012 Junior World Championship winning New Zealand Under-20 side in South Africa. That same year Jimmy made his debut for Counties Manukau. The Steelers flanker became a central figure in their promotion from the Mitre 10 Cup Championship and Ranfurly Shield success. The former […]

16 Jan 2020

Blues name first team for 2020

The Blues have named their team to play the Chiefs at a sold out Waihi Athletic Rugby Club on Friday. TJ Faiane has been named captain in a side which features Waihi Rugby’s own Kurt Eklund at Hooker. The reserves bench is packed in typical pre-season fashion, as the coaches look to give a majority […]

Sonny Bill Williams

Auckland-born, Mount Albert Grammar graduate, Sonny Bill Williams developed in Rugby League. He first represented the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs when he was 19, where his devastating defence and offloading ability made him a cult-hero in the sport.  He took his exceptional skillset to France in 2008 to play for Tana Umaga’s Toulon side before signing to […]

15 Jan 2020

Business Club memberships on sale now

Make the most of your night out at the Blues with Business Club, our all-inclusive membership. Perfect for business owners who like to host customers at the rugby and fans who enjoy a premium experience. For 6 games*at Eden Park you’ll enjoy; Guaranteed entry to our Business Club lounge located on level 5 of the […]

Orbyn Leger

Orbyn is an exciting back line player hailing form the Counties Manukau province. He began his playing career in 2015 at first five-eighth for the Samoa Under 20s side before switching allegiance to New Zealand for the 2016 and 2017 editions of the tournament. One of only a handful of players to attend 3 different Under […]

20 Feb 2017

BEST FOOT FORWARD

Best Foot Forward is a program to gift recycled rugby boots to youngsters who might otherwise miss out on playing rugby.   One in three New Zealand children live in poverty and cost is the biggest barrier to children playing sport. We don’t want youngsters to miss out on the joys of team sport because […]

18 Dec 2019

Blues open pitch-side bar for first game

How close would you like to get to the action when the Investec Super Rugby season kicks off on 31 January? How about pitch-side right in the mix alongside the players at Eden Park? The Blues are excited to offer fans the chance to watch the opening round of the 2020 Investec Super Rugby season […]

Ben Nee Nee

Ben first came on to the domestic rugby scene with Auckland in 2015. He played 3 seasons in the blue and white hoops, before shifting across the bridge to North Harbour for the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup campaign. Ben debuted for the Blues against the Sunwolves in 2018, demonstrating an abrasive, well rounded skill set. […]