28 Aug 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. The North Harbour captain has made two appearances for the All Blacks with his debut in Japan in 2018 and he was one of the standout performers in Super Rugby […]

07 Aug 2020

Tuipulotu awarded major honours

Blues captain and All Black, Patrick Tuipulotu has scooped up the major honours at the Blues Awards announced at a function in central Auckland. Tuipulotu was awarded the Blues Most Valuable Player of the Year honour as well as the prized Mealamu Medal, awarded to the person who makes the biggest contribution to the culture […]

Matt Moulds

Matt is an outstanding hooker and captain for the Northland Taniwha. He is a tall and athletic player, who moved from loose forward to hooker. He debuted for Northland in 2013 and by 2015 had earned the  title of captain. He was selected by Gordon Tietjens for the NZ Sevens side in 2014, the same year […]

27 Mar 2017

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06 Aug 2020

Young Canterbury lock heads north

The Blues today announced the signing of highly promising young Canterbury lock Sam Darry. The New Zealand Schools player and Under-20 triallist has signed on for the Blues for three years. Darry was former captain of Christ’s College, a member of the school’s winning Maadi Cup rowing team, and Canterbury Under-19 player of the year […]

Melani Nanai

Melani came into the Blues via the club system, rather than the usual college or age-group representation, playing for Manukau Rovers under the watchful eye of Frank Bunce. Not only did this fast and elusive outside back gain a starting spot with the Blues in his first full season, he also won 2015 Rookie of […]

24 Mar 2017

Win a family trip to Thailand with Smurfs: The Lost Village

To celebrate the release of SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE, we’re giving away the magical family adventure of a lifetime to stay in a secret ‘Lost Village in Thailand! Discover a magical new world as you touch down in the Land of Smiles, that’s home to some of the most breath-taking scenery on the planet. Then, […]

Ma’a Nonu

A highly respected and experienced member of the New Zealand rugby family, Nonu is renowned as one of the best All Black midfielders ever. He is a centurion for the All Blacks and the Hurricanes. Ma’a Nonu debuted for the Hurricanes in 2003, playing for the Wellington-based side until 2011 when he spent brief periods with […]

31 Jul 2020

Sights set on Gordon Hunter Memorial Trophy

The Blues have named an unchanged squad to head south in search of the Gordon Hunter Memorial Trophy in their Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa clash against the Highlanders in Dunedin on Sunday afternoon. The only change is a swap in the front row where All Black Karl Tu’inukuafe, fully recovered from a niggling hamstring, has […]