Blues 41

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Nucifora wants more maturity and defence

Heading into a bye weekend, Blues coach David Nucifora could contemplate the second half of his side's Rebel Sport Super 14 campaign with a degree of satisfaction over what has already been achieved, but also knowing there is much more to be done by his side.
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Howlett in race for try record

Record mania has not quite finished for Blues and All Blacks wing Doug Howlett after he equaled Joe Roff's record of 57 tries in Saturday's thrashing of the Lions.
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Blues run rampant over Lions

All Blacks wing Doug Howlett was king of Eden Park in the Blues' 41-14 win over the Lions when scoring two tries to reach 57 and equal Joe Roff's record as scorer of most tries in Rebel Sport Super 14 rugby.
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Preview: Blues v Lions

If, six weeks ago, you thought this match would be a top-of-the-table clash it is highly likely you would have failed a random substance abuse test.
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World Cup incentive boosts standard

In-form Blues skipper Troy Flavell believes the standard of Rebel Sport Super 14 has lifted this season because players are wanting to push their case for international selection ahead of the Rugby World Cup.
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Pretorius is the key: Nucifora

Coach David Nucifora believes the resurgence of Lions skipper Andre Pretorius could make life tough for the Blues when the two in-form teams clash at Eden Park on Saturday night.
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