Blues

Blues demolish Brumbies 40-15 at Eden Park

Riding on double tries from Jerome Kaino and Matt Duffie, Blues have dented a severe blow to Brumbies' hopes of making into the finals after crushing them 40-15 at Eden Park on Friday.
8 July 2016

Fifita's double sets up Hurricanes' 10-point victory over the Blues

Hurricanes lock Vaea Fifita's double tries in the second-half enabled the Wellington side to overcome a seven-point first-half deficit and secure a 37-27 win over the Blues during the Super Rugby clash on Saturday.
2 July 2016

Rugby Rumours: SBW Blues, Fijian Cross-codes, Du Preez Deuces and Umaga wanted in NZ

Rugby Rumours: SBW Blues, Fijian Cross-codes, Du Preez Deuces and Umaga wanted in NZ
31 May 2016

Mo'unga helps Crusaders to edge past Blues

Fly-half Richie Mo'unga kicked 16 points with the boot for the Crusaders as they recovered from a five-point half-time deficit to beat Blues by 21-26 at Eden Park in the Super Rugby round 14 clash on Saturday.
28 May 2016

Blues edge past Force in a tight contest

Western Force's second-half surge proved inadequate as Blues managed to secure a narrow four-point margin victory in the Super Rugby clash at NIB Stadium in Perth on Saturday.
21 May 2016

Mapoe scores hat-trick as Lions maul Blues

A dominant Lions team romped home to a convincing 43-5 victory over Blues at the Emirates Airline Park on Saturday.
14 May 2016

Late upsurge help Blues secure bonus-point win against Kings

Late tries by Billy Guyton and Tevita Li helped Blues secure a 34-18 bonus-point win against Kings in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
7 May 2016

Home Nations prospects shining in Super Rugby

Amidst the success of the New Zealand franchises, the slump of the Australian franchises and the widely contrasting fortunes of the South African franchises, the emergence of two home nations players in Super Rugby this year has slipped largely under the radar.
5 May 2016

Super Rugby Round 9

A roundup of all the action from round 9 of the 2016 Super Rugby season.
23 April 2016

Super Rugby Round 8

We take a look at Round 8 of Super Rugby and round up the action from all the weekend's fixtures, with Israel Dagg's impressive game for the Crusaders.
15 April 2016

Super Rugby's Rookies on the Rise

The 2016 Super Rugby season may still be in its infancy, but already a number of players have started to make a big impression in the tournament.
1 April 2016

Saturday's Super Rugby Roundup

Saturday's Super Rugby action saw wins for Melbourne Rebels, and the Crusaders whilst the Blues and Reds battled to a 25-25 draw.
19 March 2016

Blues take victory over Highlanders

The Highlanders got off to a losing start in the defence of their Super Rugby title as they went down 33-31 to the Blues.
26 February 2016

Super Rugby 2016 Preview: New Zealand

Following on from our look at the two South African conferences last week, we now turn our attentions to Super Rugby’s Australasian conferences, starting with New Zealand.
11 January 2016

Bath sign ex-Tiger Dan Bowden

Bath have moved to strengthen their back division options by signing former Leicester and London Irish player Dan Bowden.
27 December 2015

Umaga's daunting Blues challenge

Over the last few years, the Blues have gone from one of the most exciting and effective sides in Super Rugby to perennially sitting at the foot of the New Zealand conference.
1 December 2015

Post RWC All Blacks

New Zealand have made a great start to The Rugby Championship, seeing off the challenges of Argentina and South Africa, and now only Australia stand between them and lifting the southern hemisphere’s grandest prize.
7 August 2015

Jesse Kriel can star for South Africa

The Springboks saw off the challenge of the World XV this weekend, beating the select side 46-10 at Newlands in Cape Town.
17 July 2015

Blues appoint Umaga

Former New Zealand captain Tana Umaga has been named as the new coach of struggling Super Rugby side the Blues.
23 June 2015

Last chance for Ulster bound Charles Piutau

As the 2015 Rugby World Cup draws ever closer Mike Stanton continues to look at some of the best young players that could feature at the 2015 Rugby World Cup. This week it is New Zealand and recently signed Ulster full-back, Charles Piutau.
20 April 2015