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Doncaster Knights boss Clive Griffiths takes positives from draw with Bedford

Despite a late converted try denying Doncaster Knights their first victory in four Championship games, Clive Griffiths rightly took the positives from their 25-25 draw against third-placed Bedford Blues at Castle Park.

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Simon Humberstone's late drop kick was wide. Picture: Chris Etchells

Doncaster Knights 25 Bedford Blues 25: Knights have to settle for draw after last-ditch drop-kick miss

Fly-half Simon Humberstone missed out on becoming Doncaster Knights’ match-winning hero in the club’s Championship clash against Bedford Blues at Castle Park.

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The Jersey defence halt Titans' Ben Foley. Photo: Simon Hall

Rotherham Titans 14 Jersey Reds 45: 13-points adrift Titans face huge fight against relegation

Rotherham Titans face a huge fight if they are to avoid relegation.

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Jack Ram was industrious on his return for Knights. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

Doncaster Knights face tough run on the back of three-match losing run

Doncaster Knights will go into their toughest run of games having suffered three successive Championship defeats for the first time in three seasons.

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Head Coach Andy Key

Rotherham Titans coach backs club to escape bottom of the table

Rotherham Titans’ head coach Andy Key is backing his side to come good as they prepare for the daunting task of facing unbeaten league leaders Bristol this weekend.

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Menzie Yere, one of Eagles' successful recruits from Papua New Guinea

Sheffield Eagles chief Mark Aston checks World Cup talent

Papua New Guinea to Sheffield has been a well trodden path over years, so Eagles chief Mark Aston could be forgiven for having one on eye on the talent as he presided over Ireland’s recent defeat.

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Injured full back  Paul Jarvis. Picture by Simon Hulme

Doncaster Knights star Paul Jarvis bids to be back after injury before Christmas

Paul Jarvis is hoping to give Doncaster Knights supporters an early Christmas present by returning to action before the big day.

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Doncaster's Tom James scored two late tries. Picture: Marie Caley

Doncaster Knights 29 Cornish Pirates 46: Pirates sink Knights in Castle Park horror show

Doncaster Knights served up a real Halloween horror show at times as they crashed to a 46-29 defeat against Cornish Pirates in Sunday’s televised Championship clash at Castle Park.

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Rotherham Titans 18 Ealing 23: Narrow defeat despite best performance of season against high-flying Ealing

Rotherham Titans 18 Ealing 23: Narrow defeat despite best performance of season against high-flying Ealing

Rotherham Titans put in their best display of the season but fell just short as high-flying Ealing ran out 23-18 winners at Clifton Lane.

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Two-try Will Owen, who lead Knights for the first time.  Picture Scott Merrylees

Bristol Rugby 22 Doncaster Knights 33: Knights open B&I Cup account by ending Bristol’s unbeaten start to season

Doncaster Knights kick-started their B & I Cup campaign with a bonus-point 33-22 win over Bristol Rugby at Ashton Gate.

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Doncaster nutritionist representing Ireland in World Cup

Doncaster nutritionist representing Ireland in World Cup

A nutritionist who works in Doncaster is jetting off to Australia to represent Ireland in the Rugby League World Cup Squad.

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Curtis Langdon for Knights against Leinster A - 
Picture Scott Merrylees

Early blow to Doncaster Knights B&I Cup hopes

Doncaster Knights hopes of making an impact in this season’s B & I Cup suffered a setback in Saturday’s opening pool game against Leinster A at Castle Park.

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A Rotherham Titans try against Connacht. Photo Simon Hall

Rotherham Titans 28 Connacht A 23: Great cup rally gives Rotherham Titans first win of season

Rotherham Titans celebrated their first victory of a trying season with victory over Connacht A, much to the relief of the club’s coaching staff and fans.

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Tyson Lewis goes over to score for Knights. Picture Scott Merrylees

Doncaster Knights 17 Leinster A 41: Michael Hills marks 100th Knights appearance with a try but Leinster A too good for the hosts

Doncaster Knights’ skipper Michael Hills had to settle for a last-minute consolation try when celebrating his 100th appearance for his hometown club at Castle Park.

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Doncaster knights coach Clive Griffiths

Doncaster Knights chief pays tribute to beaten opponents

Doncaster Knights maintained their dominance over the Exiles when beating London Scottish 27-15 at the Athletic Ground.

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Rotherham Titans head coach Andy Key

Rotherham Titans 22 Richmond 37: Titans still seek first win

Rotherham Titans are still searching for their first Championship victory of the season after going down 37-22 at home to Richmond.

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Will Owen's bonus try secured Knights a bonus point. Picture Scott Merrylees

London Scottish 15 Doncaster Knights 27: Knights show they mean business with fourth win in five games

Doncaster Knights boss Clive Griffiths was not best pleased to hear a pundit last week describe this season’s Championship title battle as a two-horse race.

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Rhodri Davies: Three tries for Titans

Seven- try Titans still seek win after 109-point match

Rotherham Titans scored seven tries in a 15-try bonanza at Cornish Pirates yesterday – but still ended up on the losing side, going down 62-47.

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Andy Bulumakau: winning try scorer. Picture: Chris Etchells

Doncaster Knights 32 Nottingham 26: Late, great winning try by Andy Bulumakau as Knights win top-four clash

Irrespective of whether the Britain’s Got Talent auditions held in town the same day unearthed a potential winner, Doncaster does have talent.

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Action from the Headingley derby. Photo: Steve Riding

Yorkshire Carnegie 15 Doncaster Knights 9: Knights pipped in Headingley derby

Doncaster Knights suffered their first Championship defeat of the season, 15-9 against Yorkshire Carnegie in a grandstand finish at Headingley.

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