Blues

Blues Super Rugby Team: at a glance

UnionRugby Union
NicknameThe Blues
Established1996
LocationAuckland, New Zealand
RegionAuckland, North Harbour, Northland
Home GroundEden Park
CaptainBlake Gibson and Patrick Tuipulotu
CoachLeon MacDonald
LeagueSuper Rugby

Blues Super Rugby Matches:

Round 1

Friday, January 31
Blues v Chiefs
Time: 6:05 GMT

Round 2

Saturday, February 8
Waratahs v Blues
Time: 08:15 GMT

Round 3

Friday, February 14
Blues v Crusaders
Time: 06:05 GMT

Round 4

Saturday, February 22
Bulls v Blues
Time: 15:15 GMT

Round 5

Saturday, February 29
Stormers v Blues
Time: 13:05 GMT

Round 6

Saturday, March 7
Hurricanes v Blues
Time: 6:05 GMT

Round 7

Saturday, March 14
Blues v Lions
Time: 6:05 GMT

Round 8

Saturday, March 21
Blues v Brumbies
Time: 6:35 GMT

Round 10

Friday, April 3
Crusaders v Blues
Time: 6:05 GMT

Round 11

Saturday, April 11
Blues v Hurricanes
Time: 4:45 GMT

Round 12

Saturday, April 18
Blues v Jaguares
Time: 4:45 GMT

Round 13

Friday, April 24
Rebels v Blues
Time: 9:15 GMT

Round 14

Saturday, May 2
Highlanders Blues
Time: 7:35 GMT

Round 15

Saturday, May 9
Blues Reds
Time: 7:35 GMT

Round 16

Friday, May 15
Chiefs v Blues
Time: 7:05 GMT

Round 18

Friday, May 29
Blues v Highlanders
Time: 7:05 GMT

Blues Super Rugby Full Team Squad:

Take a look 38-man squad Blues super rugby team 2019:

Props

Alex Hodgman
Ezekiel Lindenmuth
Sione Mafileo
Marcel Renata
Karl Tu’inukuafe
Ofa Tu’ungafasi

Hookers

Leni Apisai
Matt Moulds
James Parsons

Locks

Gerard Cowley-Tuioti
Josh Goodhue
Jacob Pierce
Scott Scrafton
Patrick Tuipulotu (c)

Loose forwards

Jed Brown
Blake Gibson (c)
Akira Ioane
Dalton Papali’i
Tom Robinson
Hoskins Sotutu
Jimmy Tupou

Halfbacks (Scrum-halves)

Sam Nock
Augustine Pulu
Jonathan Ruru

First Five-Eighths (Fly-halves)

Otere Black
Stephen Perofeta
Harry Plummer

Midfielders (Centres)

Levi Aumua
TJ Faiane
Ma’a Nonu
Tanielu Tele’a
Sonny Bill Williams

Outside backs

Caleb Clarke
Michael Collins
Matt Duffie
Rieko Ioane
Samoa Melani Nanai
Jordan Trainor