Marcel Renata rugby player
Marcel Renata rugby player

Marcel Renata

24th Feb 1994 1.89m/118kg Tighthead Prop

Blues unveil 2021 squad including Pat Lam's nephew AJ

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The Blues are determined to ensure their progress in 2020 was no aberration after naming their squad for the Super Rugby Aotearoa and Trans-Tasman competitions.   The squad includes 12 current...

Son of former All Black captain Michael Jones included in powerful Auckland Mitre 10 Cup squad

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Auckland Rugby Head Coach Alama Ieremia has drawn from his player’s Super Rugby Aotearoa experience and strong Auckland Rugby pedigree for his 2020 Mitre 10 Cup squad.   Ieremia has the luxury...

Team News: Hurricanes and Blues line ups confirmed

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Blues will take a largely unchanged line-up to Wellington to start the second half of Super Rugby Aotearoa competition against the Hurricanes on Saturday. The Hurricanes currently sit four points...

Team News: The Blues and Highlanders line ups for Round Three Of Super Rugby Aotearoa

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round three of Super Rugby Aotearoa sees the unbeaten and table topping Blues face off against the Highlanders, who stunned the Chiefs in the opening round of the competition before enjoying a bye.   On...

Team News: Akira Ioane returns to the Blues starting XV

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

All Black loose forwards Dalton Papalii and Akira Ioane return to the Blues starting line-up for Saturday’s second round of the Super Rugby Aotearoa against the Chiefs in Hamilton.   They...

Marchant to wing it for Blues as Ioane takes centre role

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England centre Joe Marchant will start on the wing against the Stormers this weekend as Rieko Ioane shifts into the midfield alongside TJ Faiane for the clash in Cape Town. TJ Faiane and All Black...

Blues Super Rugby 2020 squad confirmed

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blues Coach Leon MacDonald has confirmed his 40-strong Super Rugby squad, with 26 of the players from the 2019 season returning with another 4 signings who have come through the Blues development system...

Five replacements elevated to the Maori All Blacks starting XV

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Maori All Blacks' Head Coach Clayton McMillan has kept faith with the 23 players that were comprehensively beaten by Fiji last weekend, naming an unchanged squad.   He has however, made a few changes...

Akira Ioane headlines a 26-man strong Maori All Blacks squad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Māori All Blacks Head Coach Clayton McMillan said the squad named was an exciting mix of vast experience and new energy.   Having missed out on the All Blacks squad, the likes of hooker Nathan...

All Blacks pair miss Blues clash against the Reds

1 year 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...