The Blues Rugby is a New Zealand professional rugby union team based in Auckland, New Zealand who play in the Super Rugby competition. Like New Zealand’s four other Super Rugby teams . The wait is over for rugby-starved New Zealanders, with Blues Super Rugby Aotearoa kicking off on 27 February .
Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa will be the first professional rugby competition in the world 2021 as its been played with fans on the ground from the 26 February-8 May 2021. Recently all the major competition which to be postponed or cancel but This New Zealand Super League Aotearoa comeback after the Covid-19 Era so it surely be full of entertainment for the rugby fans.
In another major win for New Zealanders, there are no limits on crowds at games. That is a nod to the country’s ability in overcoming the coronavirus pandemic. If you are looking to watch live streaming of the 2021 Super Rugby full season then you will most likely have to go through a cable subscriber or streaming service.
Blues Super Rugby Live Stream
|Game||Blues vs Hurricanes | BLU v HUR|
|Venue||Sky Stadium, Wellington|
|Date & time||27 February 2021|
|Television||SKY Sports & Foxtel Now|
Where to watch Blues Super Rugby Aotearoa live in New Zealand
In New Zealand, Sky holds the exclusive rights to live Super Rugby. Sky extended its broadcast deal in October last year through to 2025.
Watch Super Rugby Blues Game on Sky NZ
If you are a Sky NZ subscriber with the Sky Sport pack, you are all good to go for the restart of rugby union in New Zealand. If not, you need the Sky Starter pack for $25.99 per month plus the Sky Sport package, for an additional $31.99 per month. It gives you access to 13 sports channels, including dedicated rugby, cricket, golf and football plus two ESPN channels.
Can I watch Blues Rugby live on free-to-air television?
Yes you can watch some rugby, but no it won’t be live. Prime TV is showing a replay of the Saturday night game at midday the following day.
What is the Super Rugby Aotearoa format?
The new competition format will involve the five New Zealand franchises playing eight matches each. They will play four home and four away, with two byes. There will be two games per week, with kick-off at 7:05pm on Saturday and 3:35pm on Sunday local time.
Super Rugby Aotearoa teams
Which stadiums are being used for Super Rugby Aotearoa?
- Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
- Eden Park, Auckland
- FMG Stadium Waikato, Hamilton
- Sky Stadium, Wellington
- Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch
Blues Super Rugby Aotearoa Schedule
|27 February 2021||Hurricanes v Blues||Sky Stadium, Wellington|
|14 March 2021||Blues vs Highlanders||Eden Park, Auckland|
|21 March 2021||Blues v Crusaders||Eden Park, Auckland|
|27 March 2021||Chiefs v Blues||FMG Stadium Waikato, Hamilton|
|3 April 2021||Blues vs Hurricanes||Eden Park, Auckland|
|16 April 2021||Highlanders v Blues||Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin|
|25 April 2021||Crusaders v Blues||Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch|
|1 May 2021||Blues vs Chiefs||Eden Park, Auckland|
|8 May 2021||Super Rugby Aotearoa Final|
Blues Super Rugby Trans Tasman Schedule
|15 May 2021||Rebels vs Blues||AAMI Park, Melbourne|
|22 May 2021||Blues vs Waratahs||Eden Park, Auckland|
|28 May 2021||Brumbies vs Blues||Eden Park, Auckland|
|4 June 2021||Reds vs Blues||Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane|
|12 June 2021||Blues v Force||Eden Park, Auckland|
|19 June 2021||Blues Rugby Trans Tasman Final|