The former All Black lock Tom Donnelly added plenty of experience to the Blues squad in 2014 in the absence of senior locks Ali Williams and Anthony Boric. Donnelly made his Super Rugby debut for the Highlanders in 2004 and earned the first of his 15 All Blacks Test caps against Australia in 2009. After […]
22 Dec 2015
BOARD Don Mackinnon Chairman Kate Daly Board member Richard Dellabarca Board member John Hart Board member Sam Lotu-liga Board member Grant Graham Board member Brian Wilsher Board member CHIEF EXECUTIVE Andrew Hore COACHES Leon MacDonald Head Coach Tana Umaga Assistant Coach – Defence Tom Coventry Assistant Coach – Forwards Daniel Halangahu Skills & Backs […]
Wayne Ngaluafe started his provincial rugby career with Northland in 2011 before moving south to Auckland in 2013 and 2014. He played two games for the Blues, one being the French international match.
23 May 2018
The 56-Test All Black, and current Tasman coach Leon MacDonald is already excited about his move to the Blues for the 2019 Super Rugby season. Leon was named last week as the assistant coach for the Blues under coach Tana Umaga for 2019. In fact he played for the Crusaders in 2003 Super Rugby final, […]
Fekitoa burst onto the scene as an 18-year-old at the Nationals sevens in 2011 where he was voted player of the tournament by Gordon Teitjens. In 2012 he played every game in the Auckland ITM Cup campaign, proving himself to be a physical defender and a strong runner with the ability to create space for […]
17 Nov 2015
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23 May 2018
A young man who came into the Blues as a two-week replacement and has now earned five caps as a starter including an eye-catching try. Twenty-one-year-old Orbyn Leger from Counties Manukau has earned his stripes not only with his excellent performances on the park, but his impressive work ethic on the training ground. Leger was […]
McKenzie is one of three players in the 2013 squad that played in the 2013 New Zealand Under-20 team. He made his Super Rugby debut in 2013 before moving on to the Chiefs in 2015 and the Crusaders in 2016.
23 Dec 2015
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19 May 2018
BLUES VS CRUSADERS HIGHLIGHTS – 2018 SUPER RUGBY – ROUND 14