All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has included 10 uncapped players in a 38-man training squad to attend two camps ahead of next month's three-Test home series against France.
AMI Stadium, Christchurch, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Eden Park, Auckland, Saturday 5.35pm (AEST)
Auckland Blues coach John Kirwan didn't mince words in welcoming news that his team won't face newly-suspended Wallabies and Melbourne Rebels star Kurtley Beale on Saturday.
Justin Ballis Join RugbyHeaven as the Blues host the Rebels
North Harbour Stadium, Albany, Friday 5.35pm (AEST)
A neck injury to James Parsons has cleared the way for All Blacks hooker Keven Mealamu to return to the Blues starting 15, though his coach says Mealamu may have made the team in any case.
Eden Park, Auckland, Saturday 4.35pm (AEST)
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)
Blues winger George Moala has been stood down for breaking team protocol and will miss the Super Rugby match against the Queensland Reds in Brisbane on Friday.
Richard Shute Join RugbyHeaven for full, live commentary as the Reds host the Blues.
Eden Park, Auckland, Friday 5.35pm (AEDT)
Blues halfback Piri Weepu scored two late tries in a 29-18 win over the Highlanders at Eden Park which consigned the southern side to a sixth straight loss this Super Rugby season.
The Hurricanes' four-match winning streak in Super Rugby ground to a shuddering halt at the hands of the enterprising Blues on Saturday night in Auckland, going down 28-6.
Western Force Super Rugby player Chris Eaton is grieving after his wife died in a car accident in his home country New Zealand.
Georgina Robinson The Waratahs believe their first-half performance against the Cheetahs told them they had the game plan to beat any side in the competition.
Allianz Stadium, Sydney, Sunday 4:05pm (AEDT)
Stephen Samuelson Welcome to real time coverage of the Super Rugby match between the Waratahs and Blues at Allianze Stadium.
Baypark Stadium, Mount Maunganui, Saturday 5.35pm (AEDT)
The Blues demolished arch-rivals the Crusaders 34-15 on Friday to maintain their early season momentum and show they will be a force to be reckoned with in this year's Super Rugby.