Blues agree terms for Benji Marshall's release
The Blues have confirmed that the New Zealand Rugby Union and the Blues have agreed and confirmed the terms of Benji Marshall's release from his Super Rugby contract.
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Nonu returns as Blues make four changes for Tahs
Tuesday 22 April 2014
Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has named his team to play the Waratahs at Eden Park in Auckland with four changes to the starting line up from last weekend.
Marshall asks to leave SuperRugby & return to NRL
Monday 21 April 2014
Benji Marshall has asked Auckland-based Super Rugby franchise the Blues and the NZRU for an immediate release so that he can return to the NRL.
Hurricanes beat Blues in Wellington
Thursday 17 April 2014
The tenth round of the 2014 Super Rugby season starts in New Zealand's capital when the Hurricanes host the Blues at Westpac Stadium on Friday.
Blues make seven changes for Hurricanes
Tuesday 15 April 2014
Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has named a team with seven changes to the one that lost to the Brumbies for this week's match against the Hurricanes in Wellington.
Weepu ready to return to SuperRugby for Blues
Tuesday 15 April 2014
Former All Black Piri Weepu could potentially make a miraculous return to playing Super Rugby this weekend when the Blues face the Hurricanes in Wellington.
Blues call up Ihaia West as Baden Kerr ruled out
Monday 14 April 2014
The Blues have called Hawke's Bay Magpies and Maori All Blacks first five-eighths Ihaia West into their Super Rugby squad as replacement for the injured Baden Kerr who has been ruled out for the rest of the season.
Reinforcements boost Blues for Hurricanes clash
Sunday 13 April 2014
The Blues will be given a boost ahead of their 10th round Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes as Keven Mealamu, Patrick Tuipulotu, Peter Saili, Kane Barrett, Tom Donnelly, Jamison Gibson-Park and Jackson Willison will all return to full training this week.
Brumbies beat Blues in Canberra
Thursday 3 April 2014
Out of the last five Super Rugby matches between the Brumbies and the Blues the Brumbies have won three times and lost twice.
Kaino to captain Blues against Brumbies
Tuesday 1 April 2014
The Blues have named their team to play the Brumbies in Canberra with two changes to the side that beat the Highlanders and Jerome Kaino as captain this week.n
Blues beat Highlanders and top NZ Conference
Saturday 29 March 2014
The Blues followed up their success over the Cheetahs in Round 6 with a 30-12 victory over the Highlanders at Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday.
Stroke rules Weepu out of SuperRugby for 'weeks'
Friday 28 March 2014
Blues halfback Piri Weepu has been ruled out of Super Rugby for at least the next four weeks after an expert determined that he had recently suffered a minor stroke.
Nonu and Kaino start for Blues against Highlanders
Thursday 27 March 2014
The Blues have named Ma'a Nonu, Jerome Kaino and Hayden Triggs in their starting Super Rugby team to face the the Highlanders at Eden Park on Saturday.
Mealamu slowly working his way back for Blues
Wednesday 26 March 2014
All Blacks and Blues hooker Keven Mealamu says that he has started running and is slowly making his return to the Super Rugby field.
Blues coach Kirwan calls for overhaul of scrum laws
Tuesday 25 March 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan believes that problems in the scrum have become so serious that SANZAR and the International Rugby Board need to put their heads together to sort the problems out.
Blues come through Cheetahs clash without injury
Sunday 23 March 2014
The Blues have revealed that they suffered no new significant injuries in their 40-30 Super Rugby victory over the Cheetahs at Eden Park on Saturday.
Bonus point Blues too strong for Cheetahs
Saturday 22 March 2014
The Blues recovered from their loss to the Lions last week by beating the Cheetahs 40-30 with a bonus point in Auckland on Saturday.
Kaino & Nonu return for Blues against Cheetahs
Thursday 20 March 2014
The Blues have named their team to play the Cheetahs at Eden Park on Saturday and have included World Cup winners Jerome Kaino and Ma'a Nonu on the replacements bench.
Bray: SANZAR Refs made wrong calls against Blues
Wednesday 19 March 2014
SANZAR referees boss Lyndon Bray has admitted Super Rugby officials made two errors over the past two weeks and in both cases the Blues suffered.
Blues lose lock Tuipulotu for two weeks
Sunday 16 March 2014
The Blues have lost Patrick Tuipulotu for their sixth and seventh round Super Rugby matches against the Cheetahs and Highlanders.
Kirwan will talk to SANZAR about TMO decision
Sunday 16 March 2014
Blues coach Sir John Kirwan says that he will speak to SANZAR about a TMO decision in his team's 39-36 loss to the Lions in Johannesburg.
Lions beat Blues in Johannesburg
Friday 14 March 2014
The Lions can expect their defence to be heavily tested this weekend when they host the Blues at Ellis Park for the first time since 2011.
Marshall earns first Blues start against Lions
Thursday 13 March 2014
The Blues have named code hopper Benji Marshall to make his first start for the Blues when they play the Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday.
Faumuina: Blues can lift performance for Lions
Wednesday 12 March 2014
All Black front rower Charlie Faumuina says that the Blues can lift their performance for this week's Super Rugby match against the Lions on Saturday in Johannesburg.