Blake Gibson rugby player
Blake Gibson rugby player

Blake Gibson

19th Jun 1995 1.86m/102kg Openside Flanker

FULL GAME: Blues v Highlanders (Super Rugby Trans-Tasman Final)

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Settle in for a full match replay of the Blues v Highlanders 2021 Super Rugby Trans-Tasman final.   Line-ups: Blues: 1. Alex Hodgman 2. Kurt Eklund 3. Nepo Laulala 4. Gerard Cowley-Tuioti 5. Patrick...

Blake Gibson trades Auckland for Wellington

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Energetic Blues flanker Blake Gibson will be leaving Auckland and heading to Wellington where he will take up with the Hurricanes after signing a new deal.      Gibson has spent the past...

Blues end 18-year wait for Super Rugby glory

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues were crowned Super Rugby Trans Tasman Champions after a 23-15 home win over the Highlanders in the Final.   The Highlanders opened the scoring with a penalty five minutes in, but the Blues...

One change to Blues team for Final

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues have made just one change to the side that despatched the Force a week ago as they brace for the final contest of the tournament against the Highlanders at Eden Park.    Akira Ioane...

Tuungafasi escapes punishment as he prepares Super Rugby milestone

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black prop Ofa Tuungafasi is set to become the eighth Blues player to reach 100 games when the team travel down SH1 to take on neighbours, the Chiefs in their Super Rugby Aotearoa clash in Hamilton...

Blues 27-43 Crusaders: Mo'unga shines as leaders stretch advantage

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues' barren run against the Crusaders continued on Sunday as Richie Mo'unga took centre stage.     Richie Mo'unga starred with 28 points as the Crusaders dominated the Blues 43-27...

Bryce Heem starts on his Blues debut against the Crusaders

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues Coach Leon MacDonald has selected an experienced and largely unchanged Blues team to host the Crusaders at Eden Park on Sunday. It has been strengthened with the return of All Black prop Alex Hodgman,...

All Black props start for Blues

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues are looking forward to stepping on to their hallowed home turf of Eden Park for the first time this season in front of a bumper crowd when they take on the Highlanders.   Blues coach Leon...

Seven All Blacks start for the Blues

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three debutants and nine All Blacks are included in the Blues line-up to travel to Wellington for Saturday’s first round of the Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa against the Hurricanes.   Both starting...