Blues start Mealamu & Woodcock against Bulls
The Blues have named their team to play the Bulls on Saturday at Loftus Versfeld and have strengthened their front row with veterans Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock.
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Braid confident Blues can beat Bulls
Thursday 6 March 2014
Blues captain Luke Braid has admitted that they got it wrong last year when they played the Bulls and this year they will play it differently.
Blues include Hickey in squad for South Africa
Monday 3 March 2014
The Blues have named their 27-man squad for their two week Super Rugby tour of South Africa and have included rookie number 10 Simon Hickey.
Bonus point Blues blow Crusaders away
Friday 28 February 2014
The Blues secured their first victory of the Super Rugby season when they beat the Crusaders 35-24 with a bonus point at Eden Park on Friday.
Kirwan staying Blues SuperRugby coach until 2015
Thursday 27 February 2014
Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan and his assistant coach Grant Doorey have re-signed with the Blues and New Zealand Rugby for the 2015 Super Rugby season.
Blues name rookie 10 to start against Crusaders
Wednesday 26 February 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has named his team to play the Crusaders on Friday at Eden Park with promising young first five-eighths Simon Hickey in the starting line up.
Highlanders beat the Blues in Dunedin
Saturday 22 February 2014
The Highlanders open their Super Rugby campaign for 2014 against Northern rivals the Blues from Auckland at home in Dunedin.
Blues bench Marshall for Highlanders opener
Thursday 20 February 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has named his team to play the Highlanders in Dunedin on Saturday and kept his big name signing Benji Marshall on the replacements bench.
Charles Piutau to play at fullback for Blues
Thursday 13 February 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has revealed that Charles Piutau will play the early part of the Super Rugby season at fullback.
Blues name team for final Super Rugby warm up
Wednesday 12 February 2014
The Blues have named their team to face the Chiefs in their final Super Rugby warm up match in Rotorua on Friday and have included Charlie Faumuina, Steven Luatua and Piri Weepu.
Mealamu to miss Blues Super Rugby opener
Tuesday 11 February 2014
All Black and Blues hooker Keven Mealamu will miss his team's Super Rugby opener against the Highlanders but he has no complaints about making a delayed start.
Blues name team to face Waratahs in warm up
Wednesday 5 February 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has named a trio of All Blacks in his Super Rugby warm up team to take on the Waratahs at Allianz Stadium in Sydney on Friday night.
Blues add Triggs to their Super Rugby squad
Tuesday 4 February 2014
Former Maori All Black lock Hayden Triggs has been called into the Blues 2014 Super Rugby squad to replace Culum Retallick.
Marshall starts at 10 against Hurricanes
Thursday 30 January 2014
The Blues have named their team to play the Hurricanes in a Super Rugby warm up match at Masterton on Saturday with new recruit Benji Marshall being handed the number 10 jersey.
Nonu to miss the start of the Super Rugby season
Wednesday 29 January 2014
All Blacks and Blues centre Ma'a Nonu will miss the opening rounds of the 2014 Super Rugby season as he will be given time to work his way back from ankle surgery.
Marshall set to wear No.10 jersey for Blues
Wednesday 22 January 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has revealed that his big name new signing Benji Marshall is likely to wear the No.10 jersey.
Kaino wants to work his way back into All Blacks
Tuesday 21 January 2014
Former All Blacks and Blues loose-forward Jerome Kaino has revealed that playing for the All Blacks again was his main reason for re-signing with the Blues.
Piutau could play Super Rugby at centre for Blues
Monday 20 January 2014
Blues and All Black back Charles Piutau has revealed that he is open to a move to centre if it helps the Blues win another Super Rugby title.
Blues looking for new lock after Retallick loss
Tuesday 14 January 2014
The Blues have started looking for a new lock for the 2014 Super Rugby season after it was confirmed that Culum Retallick has been ruled out for the season with a knee injury.
Hanks becomes Blues high performance manager
Tuesday 7 January 2014
Auckland Super Rugby franchise the Blues have appointed Tony Hanks as their new high performance manager ahead of the 2014 Super Rugby season.
Retalick to miss most of 2014 Super Rugby season
Saturday 21 December 2013
Auckland Super Rugby franchise the Blues have been dealt a significant blow with the loss of experienced lock Culum Retallick for six months.
Marshall set to return to Sydney with Blues at 15
Tuesday 17 December 2013
NRL convert Benji Marshall is set to return to Sydney for his new team the Blues pre-season clash against the Waratahs and could feature at fullback.
Blues make two new management appointments
Tuesday 12 November 2013
Auckland based Super Rugby franchise the Blues have made two new key appointments to their management team ahead of the 2014 Super Rugby season.
Benji Marshall admits nerves over code switch
Tuesday 29 October 2013
The Blues star Super Rugby recruit Benji Marshall has admitted that he was nervous about making the transition from rugby league to union in next year's Super Rugby competition.
Blues name 2014 Super Rugby Squad
Tuesday 29 October 2013
Blues Head Coach Sir John Kirwan has unveiled his 2014 squad and said that he was excited about a much more balanced squad in 2014 as he heads into his second campaign in charge along with fellow coaches Sir Graham Henry, Grant Doorey, Mick Byrne and Nick White.