The Blues secured a 26-19 win over the Chiefs in their Vodacom Super Rugby warm-up match in Waihi on Friday.
Warren Gatland believes Damian McKenzie’s future lies at fullback for the Chiefs and All Blacks.
Aaron Cruden has downplayed talks of an All Blacks recall after returning to the Chiefs for the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby season.
Chiefs playmaker Damian McKenzie is on course to return to action in round one of the 2020 Vodacom Super Rugby season.
Promising Chiefs hooker Liam Polwart has retired from rugby at age 24 because of ongoing concussion issues.
John Mitchell has turned down an offer to join the Chiefs coaching staff in order to focus on his commitments with England.
Former Wales coach Warren Gatland has declined an offer to coach the All Blacks and will instead focus on his commitments with the Chiefs and the British & Irish Lions.
The latest Super Rugby squads announced by the New Zealand Super Rugby franchises.
All Blacks flyhalf Aaron Cruden will return to New Zealand in 2020 after signing a one-year deal with the Chiefs.
Warren Gatland speaks about his return to New Zealand rugby after his appointment as the new Chiefs head coach on a four-year deal.