The Highlanders have won 10 of their last 14 matches against the Blues in Super Rugby (L4), succumbing to defeat in their most recent encounter however (33-26).
The Highlanders are on a five-game losing streak (excluding draw v Crusaders in Round 5), they haven’t lost more than five
The Chiefs continued their climb up the Super Rugby standings as they overcame the Blues 33-29 in a thrilling derby in Hamilton on Saturday.
In a hard-fought encounter, played at a frenetic pace, the Chiefs outscored their visitors by five tries to four but the Blues deserve plenty of credit as
The Chiefs have played the Blues 30 times in Super rugby since 1996 and the Chiefs have won 19 matches, drawn 1 and lost 10 times.
The Chiefs 19 wins out of 30 matches gives them a record of winning 63% of their matches against the Blues regardless of venue.
The Blues held on for a hard-fought 32-29 victory over a tenacious Waratahs outfit in Auckland on Saturday.
Both teams entered the match on 15 points from six matches, having won three and lost three, although the Blues were coming off three straight wins after a poor start to their campaign.
Auckland (Blues) have played Sydney (Waratahs) 23 times in Super rugby since 1996 and they have won 15 matches and lost 8.
Auckland (Blues) 15 wins over Sydney (Waratahs) give them a record of winning 65% of their matches against the Waratahs regardless of the venue.
This weekend the match between these
The Blues downed a woefully inaccurate Stormers side 24-9 in Auckland on Saturday.
Both sides, desperate for any sort of win following an inconsistent start to the 2019 season, showed plenty of grunt and attacking intent. The execution and the discipline, however, rarely matched that intent, and so a multitude of
A strong showing off the bench last week has earned All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu a start for the Blues in Saturday’s Super Rugby clash with the Stormers at Eden Park.
Tuipulotu, who announced he is returning for the Blues and New Zealand Rugby next year, is one of only two
The Blues continued with their impressive recent form when they secured a hard-fought 33-26 triumph over the Highlanders in Auckland on Friday.
The victory is a significant one for the home side as it ends a 20-match winless run against New Zealand teams.
As expected, this was a fast-paced and entertaining affair
The Blues have played the Highlanders 31 times in Super rugby since 1996 and the Blues have won 16 matches and the Highlanders have won 15.
Those 16 Super rugby victories give the Blues a record of winning 52% of their matches – regardless of venue against the Highlanders.
The Blues beat the Sunwolves 28-20 in a scrappy game at QBE Stadium, North Harbour.
Rieko Ioane scored four tries to stave off a spirited Sunwolves for the Blues’ second win in 10 Super Rugby home games.
The 21-year-old scored twice either side of the break to secure a rare win for