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Mar 29, 2015:  A believer in sporting miracles, Sir John Kirwan hasn't given up on his beleaguered Blues making the Super Rugby finals despite their none-from-six start to the season
Super Rugby
Mar 16, 2015:  Former Manly Sea Eagles and New Zealand rugby league coach Graham Lowe has written a stinging piece calling for Sir John Kirwan to resign as Blues coach
Craig Dowd
Mar 11, 2015:  Rugby has spiralled downhill ever since the guy who invented 'Crouch, Touch, Pause and Engage' did his thing, Craig Dowd says
Super Rugby
Mar 6, 2015:  Struggling Super Rugby franchise the Blues have strenuously denied reports they are sounding out a prospective coach to replace Sir John Kirwan
Barbarians
Sep 25, 2014:  John Kirwan has been named as Barbarians coach for the Killik Cup clash against Australia at Twickenham on November 1
Super Rugby
Apr 26, 2014:  After a week of overwhelming distractions, the Blues managed to release a small amount of pressure from their shoulders, but coach Sir John Kirwan wasn't about to label the win as a sudden quick fix
Super Rugby
Apr 21, 2014:  Benji Marshall is eyeing up a return to rugby league after requesting a release from his contract with the Blues, the Super Rugby outfit have confirmed
Super Rugby
Feb 4, 2014:  Sir John Kirwan says Beni Marshall needs time to feel comfortable in the Blues side, and the coach will not be looking for significant areas of improvement in his game against New South Wales
New Zealand
Jan 14, 2014:  Benji Marshall has impressed Blues coaching staff with his fitness and professionalism during week one of training, only a year after facing mockery for his weight and attitude in rugby league
New Zealand
Jan 14, 2014:  Blues coach John Kirwan is on the hunt to fill the gap that the loss of Culum Retallick has left after damaging his anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during training four weeks ago, ending the second rower's season
Super Rugby
Dec 10, 2013:  Sir John Kirwan crosses the media divide to guest-edit the New Zealand Herald in celebration of the newspaper's 150th anniversary, while saying he has only the Super Rugby play-offs in mind for 2014
Super Rugby
Nov 11, 2013:  Benji Marshall can become the Blues' first choice five-eighth but is likely to play at fullback as he embraces rugby union after switching from rugby league, Sir John Kirwan says
New Zealand Rugby
Oct 22, 2013:  Sir John Kirwan was unfazed by Ma'a Nonu's reputation and was under no pressure from New Zealand Rugby when he approached Nonu
New Zealand Rugby
Aug 3, 2013:  Benji Marshall is edging closer to joining New Zealand Super Rugby franchise the Blues after completing a hit-and-run meeting with their coach John Kirwan in Auckland on Friday
Super Rugby
May 7, 2013:  Quality of opposition for the Blues might drop this week against Melbourne Rebels but coach Sir John Kirwan says there will be no change in emphasis for the side
Super Rugby
Apr 9, 2013:  Blues coach Sir John Kirwan has his men preparing to batten down the hatches when the Hurricanes storm into Eden Park on Saturday night
Super Rugby
Apr 3, 2013:  Blues coach Sir John Kirwan is calling for clear heads and good decision-making against the Highlanders on Friday
Super Rugby round seven
Mar 28, 2013:  Sir John Kirwan feels the Blues' execution has not been so good since the defeat of the Crusaders
Super Rugby round six
Mar 25, 2013:  Blues coach John Kirwan refuses to blame referee Francesco Pastrana for the 30-27 defeat by New South Wales Waratahs in Sydney
Super Rugby round four
Mar 10, 2013:  Sir John Kirwan accepts his decision to name six debutants to face the Bulls cost the Blues at Eden Park, and points to poor preparation as a chief cause of the Blues' disappointing 28-21 loss
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