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Auckland Blues 2016 Season Preview
Auckland Blues 2016 Season Preview
Auckland Blues fans should be salivating at the prospect of their rugby team doing well in the 2016 Super Rugby season.

Having had a lean run of success in the last few seasons, every indication so far should be that New Zealand's largest rugby catchment will once again be at the forefront of New Zealand teams and a very good chance of winning the Super competition outright - a feat they haven't managed to do since 2003.

There's good reason for this optimism - new Head Coach Tana Umaga and the Blues coaching staff have recruited well. Couple that with proven performers (and now World Cup winners) such as Jerome Kaino and Charlie Faumuina, the 2016 Blues side has an enviable roster.

For all the Blues 2016 rugby games, please refer to the event listings below. Please note that these are the match details for the Blues Auckland-based fixtures for 2016.

Auckland Blues 2016 Season Preview
Super Rugby 2016: Blues vs Brumbies

08 Jul 2016

The Auckland Blues are set for one of their most exciting seasons of Super Rugby, with eight home matches including a Round 1 clash with last years champions, the Otago Highlanders. There will be plenty of high quality rugby on display for fans throughout the 2016 season with six matches against kiwi opponents as well as games against newcombers The Kings and Jaguares. Led by new coach Tana ...
Super Rugby 2016: Blues vs Crusaders

28 May 2016

The Auckland Blues are set for one of their most exciting seasons of Super Rugby, with eight home matches including a Round 1 clash with last years champions, the Otago Highlanders. There will be plenty of high quality rugby on display for fans throughout the 2016 season with six matches against kiwi opponents as well as games against newcombers The Kings and Jaguares. Led by new coach Tana ...
Super Rugby 2016: Blues vs Highlanders

26 Feb 2016

The Auckland Blues are set for one of their most exciting seasons of Super Rugby, with eight home matches including a Round 1 clash with last years champions, the Otago Highlanders. There will be plenty of high quality rugby on display for fans throughout the 2016 season with six matches against kiwi opponents as well as games against newcombers The Kings and Jaguares. Led by new coach Tana ...
Super Rugby 2016: Blues vs Hurricanes

11 Mar 2016

The Auckland Blues are set for one of their most exciting seasons of Super Rugby, with eight home matches including a Round 1 clash with last years champions, the Otago Highlanders. There will be plenty of high quality rugby on display for fans throughout the 2016 season with six matches against kiwi opponents as well as games against newcombers The Kings and Jaguares. Led by new coach Tana ...
Super Rugby 2016: Blues vs Jaguares

02 Apr 2016

The Auckland Blues are set for one of their most exciting seasons of Super Rugby, with eight home matches including a Round 1 clash with last years champions, the Otago Highlanders. There will be plenty of high quality rugby on display for fans throughout the 2016 season with six matches against kiwi opponents as well as games against newcombers The Kings and Jaguares. Led by new coach Tana ...
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