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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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Thornensians' Adan Smith

Thornensians turn on the style to shock Wath

Thornensians turned the Yorkshire Division Two formbook upside down when beating Wath Upon Dearne 50-36 at Coulman Road, writes Steve Hossack.

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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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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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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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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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Thornensians show Vandals who’s boss!

Thornensians show Vandals who’s boss!

Thornensians returned to winning ways in Yorkshire Two with a 24-13 victory over Halifax Vandals.

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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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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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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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Knights' Dave Nelson. Picture: Marie Caley

Doncaster Knights 63 Loughborough Students 14: Students get a rugby lesson

Doncaster Knights ended up giving Loughborough Students a rugby lesson in their penultimate warm-up game at Thornensians’ Coulman Road ground.

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Reality check for Doncaster Knights

Reality check for Doncaster Knights

Doncaster Knights suffered a reality check in their second pre-season friendly against Premiership outfit Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park.

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Doncaster Knights and Rotherham Titans to neet in early-season derby

Doncaster Knights and Rotherham Titans to neet in early-season derby

South Yorkshire’s Greene King IPA Championship rivals Doncaster Knights and Rotherham Titans will meet in a derby clash on the second Saturday of the new season, Saturday September 8, 9 or Sunday 10, at Castle Park.

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Junior Bulumakau

Doncaster Knights sign serving soldier Junior Bulumakau from Glasgow Warriors

Doncaster Knights have signed Junior Bulumakau from Glasgow Warriors.

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Mat Clark

Doncaster Knights: Mat Clark in race to be fit for next season after fresh injury blow

Doncaster Knights centre Mat Clark will have surgery today on an ankle injury for the second time this year and faces a race against time to be fit for the start of next season.

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Jack Ram: return boost for  Doncaster Knights

London Irish 39 Doncaster Knights 22: Knights improve in second leg but suffer 49-point aggregate play-off defeat

Doncaster Knights were put to the sword again by London Irish in their Championship play-off semi-final second-leg clash at the Madejski Stadium.

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Jack Ram

London Irish v Doncaster Knights: Jack Ram to return for semi-final second leg

Doncaster Knights will be boosted by the return of flanker Jack Ram in tomorrow’s Championship play-off semi-final second leg against London Irish at the Madejski Stadium.

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David Clark on the attack  for Doncaster. Phoo: Steve Riding

Play-off final like an impossible dream for Knights now

Doncaster Knights slumped to their biggest defeat in their most important game of their 2016-17 Championship campaign.

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