Doncaster Knights: Blackheath battle to open new season

New signing Paul Roberts and his Knights team mates will kick off the new season against Blackheath.
New signing Paul Roberts and his Knights team mates will kick off the new season against Blackheath.

London side Blackheath will be the first visitors to Castle Park on the Knights’ return to National One.

The South East London side will make the trip north on the opening day of the season, September 7.

Clive Griffiths’ side will also meet Blackheath on the final day of the season, April 30, in the reverse fixture.

The Knights’ first road trip will be the shortest of the season when they travel to newly promoted Hull Ionians on September 14.

Saturday has been reinstated as game day at Castle Park with a 2.30pm kick off confirmed for the majority of games.

Doncaster Knights

National One fixtures 2013/14

September

7 Blackheath (h)

14 Hull Ionians (a)

21 Worthing Raiders (h)

28 Cinderford (a)

October

5 Fylde(h)

12 Richmond (a)

19 Loughborough Students (h)

26 Henley Hawks (a)

November

2 Tynedale (h)

9 Blaydon (a)

16 Esher (h)

23 Old Albanians (a)

30 Rosslyn Park (h)

December

7 Wharfedale (a)

14 Coventry (h)

21 Hull Ionians (h)

January

4 Worthing Raiders (a)

11 Cinderford (h)

18 Fylde (a)

25 Richmond (h)

February

1 Loughborough Students (a)

8 Henley Hawks (h)

15 Tynedale (a)

March

1 Blaydon (h)

8 Esher (a)

22 Old Albanians (h)

29 Rosslyn Park (a)

April

5 Wharfedale (h)

12 Coventry (a)

30 Blackheath (a)