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Blues rookie sees Super Rugby dream shattered

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bay of Plenty lock Baden Wardlaw has announced his immediate retirement from rugby because of an historic medical condition.   The 29-year-old had realised his lifelong dream when he was named in...

Union and League to unite for historic cross-code double header

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The New Zealand Warriors and Auckland Blues have jointly announced their respective rugby codes will host a NRL and Super Rugby doubleheader in March next year.   The back-to-back games at Eden...

SBW given until Thursday to prove his fitness

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Blacks' assistant coach Ian Foster says that veteran midfielder Sonny Bill Williams is unlikely to feature for the All Blacks against Los Pumas this weekend.   Williams is unlikely to recover...

Super Rugby Highlights: Hurricanes v Blues

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This has been a rather cliche season for the Blues and tonight's performance was one to round up what has been their performances for the whole season. Having led 24 - 5 at half time, it would have been...

Watch: Hurricanes lock bamboozles SBW with a lovely step

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues let a 19-point lead slip in their final Super Rugby match of the season as a weakened Hurricanes side fought back to score 25 unanswered points to beat the Blues 29-24 at Westpac Stadium.   Fletcher...

Super Rugby Highlights: Reds v Blues

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Queensland Reds secured a thrilling come-from-behind 29-28 victory over the Blues at Suncorp Stadium to end a three-year drought against New Zealand sides in Super Rugby. Queensland...

All Blacks pair miss Blues clash against the Reds

5 months ago by Ulitmate Rugby

All Blacks Rieko Ioane and co-captain Patrick Tuipulotu will sit out their second stand-down game while fellow international Dalton Papalii makes a welcome return to the starting line-up.     Injury...

Super Rugby Highlights: Blues v Bulls

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues and Bulls end on a draw. It was a tough game and never team really deserved to lose. Blues will be the most disappointed as this could end their hopes of a play off hopes. They had the chance to...

Plummer's penalty miss all-but ends Blues' play-off hopes

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues looked set to claim a dramatic Super Rugby win over the Bulls, but Harry Plummer failed to convert a late penalty.     Harry Plummer missed a late penalty as the Blues' faint hopes...

Super Rugby Highlights: Brumbies v Blues

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Brumbies moved into second position in the Australian Conference after a hard fought 26-21 home win over the Blues in round 12 of Super Rugby. The Blues got off to a fast start with two early...