Blues skipper rested for Lions duel

2020-03-12 10:52

Blues coach Leon MacDonald has named his team for their Super Rugby clash against the Lions at Eden Park in Auckland.

Sonny Bill on Blues bench for Stormers clash

2019-03-28 07:41

Blues coach Leon MacDonald has named his team to tackle the Stormers in a Super Rugby clash in Auckland.

Experienced trio back for Blues

2018-05-03 09:35

The Blues welcome back the experience of captain Augustine Pulu, Patrick Tuipulotu and Jerome Kaino to their starting line-up for the match against the Waratahs.

Patrick Tuipulotu to start for Blues

2018-02-28 09:34

The Blues will field a largely unchanged side to host the Chiefs in their first home game of the Super Rugby season at Eden Park.

Francis makes miraculous recovery, starts for Blues

2017-05-24 08:22

The Blues have named a near full-strength side for their match against the Chiefs at Eden Park on Friday.

Tuipulotu raring to play after doping scare

2017-02-10 07:46

Relieved All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu is keen to plunge back into the fray of competitive rugby after suffering a doping scare.

All Black suspended after failed drug test

2017-02-06 07:56

All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu has been suspended following a positive drugs test, New Zealand Rugby has revealed.


Tuipulotu named Blues Super Rugby skipper

2020-01-22 14:47

All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu has been named as the Blues captain for the upcoming 2020 Super Rugby season.

Tuipulotu blow for Blues, All Blacks

2018-05-15 13:18

Blues and All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu is likely to be ruled out of the three-Test tour to France in June with a shoulder injury.

Patrick Tuipulotu hits 50 for Blues

2018-04-12 08:06

All Black Patrick Tuipulotu will play his 50th Super Rugby game for the Blues when they take on the Sunwolves in Tokyo on Saturday.

Tana drops Tuipulotu after late arrival

2017-06-07 06:14

All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu has been dropped from the Blues team to play the British and Irish Lions after arriving late at training.

Blues boosted by Tuipulotu return

2017-05-10 08:32

All Black Patrick Tuipulotu makes his return from injury for the Blues in their clash against the Cheetahs at Eden Park on Friday.

B-sample clears All Black of doping

2017-02-09 06:44

All Blacks lock Patrick Tuipulotu has been "fully exonerated" of doping after his B-sample came up clean, New Zealand Rugby said.

All Black tests positive for banned substance

2017-02-05 06:00

Blues second-rower Patrick Tuipulotu has allegedly been tested positive for a banned substance.

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