21 May 2019

Take a shot at goal & win a SONY prize pack!

Have you always wanted to slot the game winner under lights at Eden Park? Well here’s your last chance for the 2019 season! During half time at the Blues v Bulls on Friday May 31st you could have a shot at the goal for the chance to take home a SONY electronics prize pack containing […]

Dean Budd

The Northland flanker made his professional debut with Auckland in 2008, before moving to Northland in 2010 for the national provincial competition. He made five appearances for the Blues, before moving to Japan to play for the NEC Green Rockets and then to Italy to represent Benetton Rugby Treviso.

Paul Williams

Paul Williams was an exciting fullback whose straight running and solid defence earned him a regular starting spot in the Blues XV in 2009. With Rene Ranger, Joe Rokocoko, Isaia Toeava and Rudi Wulf occupying the wing/fullback duties in 2010, Williams saw little game time for the Blues but did impress in his regular cameos […]

23 May 2019

Blues look to test themselves against Champions

The Blues are excited to test themselves against the best when they travel to Christchurch to take on the Crusaders in their Investec Super Rugby clash on Saturday. Coach Leon MacDonald said while the Blues had played well in their closely-fought loss to the Super Rugby Champions in the opening game, that the Crusaders had […]

Chris Lowrey

Before his season was cut short through injury, Chris Lowrey received the Blues’ Rookie of the Year award in 2009. Further illness and injury, coupled with Viliami Ma’afu establishing himself as the first choice number 8, curtailed Chris’ progress with the Blues in 2010 but he rediscovered his form in 2011, stepping up in the […]

16 May 2019

Blues look to even ledger in epic derby

A determined Blues side will be looking to even the ledger when they take on the Chiefs at home at Eden Park this Saturday. With both teams still looking to be in the mix for the Investec Super Rugby playoffs, the scene is set for an epic battle between the two sides flanking the Bombay […]

10 May 2019

Iveco NZ joins as a major partner

Iveco NZ is proud to announce their partnership with the Blues Super Rugby team, as a major sponsor. Iveco New Zealand is the importer, distributor and retailer of Iveco commercial vehicles for the New Zealand market.  With 24 dealerships across New Zealand, their head office is based in Wiri with the recent development of an […]

Bronson Murray

Strongman Bronson Murray was an experienced campaigner with 63 caps for Northland when he made his debut and played his only season for the Blues in 2008. In 2009 he moved south to play for the Crusaders, and then joined the Highlanders for the 2011 Investec Super Rugby competition. The Taniwha stalwart switched to tighthead […]

David Smith

Crowd favourite David Smith was initially drafted into the Hurricanes squad in 2007 after lighting up the Air New Zealand Cup with Auckland in 2006, scoring six tries in eleven appearances in his debut season. The speedster returned home to make his debut for the Blues in 2008 and made five appearances, but he signed […]

08 May 2019

Blues look for Eden Park inspiration

The Blues are looking forward to returning to their home at Eden Park to take on the Hurricanes in their Friday night Investec Super Rugby clash. Coach Leon MacDonald said he is challenging the side to put the last three weeks of indifferent performances behind them as they face the Hurricanes for the first time […]