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Doncaster Knights: Clive Griffiths reacts to derby defeat at Yorkshire Carnegie

There are unlikely to be too many harsh words from the Doncaster Knights coaching team when the players report back for training today ahead of Saturday’s home game against Nottingham.

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Clive Griffiths

Yorkshire Carnegie v Doncaster Knights: Carnegie still dangerous opponents - Griffiths

Doncaster Knights boss Clive Griffiths has not allowed himself to be lulled into a false sense of security ahead of tomorrow’s Championship clash against Yorkshire Carnegie at Headingley (3pm).

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Mat Clark

Doncaster Knights: Mat Clark speaks on his injury, rehabilitation and this weekend’s derby at Yorkshire Carnegie

Strong-running centre Mat Clark was a mere spectator as Doncaster Knights put Championship rivals Rotherham Titans to the sword at Castle Park on Saturday.

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Seva Bulumakau scores for Phoenix. Photo: FSP Images

Rugby union round-up: Doncaster Phoenix continue excellent start, Wheatley Hill and Thornensians defeated

Doncaster Phoenix posted a ten-try 71-7 victory over Old Halesonians as they built on their winning start to life in the Midlands Premier Division, writes Steve Hossack.

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Francis Cummins, pictured in the foreground during pre-season training.

Doncaster Knights coach Francis Cummins gets nod of approval from England legend Jason Robinson

Doncaster Knights backs coach Francis Cummins clearly impressed dual-code legend Jason Robinson during his days in rugby league.

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Action from Doncaster Knights v Rotherham Titans - Saturday September 9th 2017. Doncaster Knights player Junior Bulumakau. Picture: Chris Etchells

Doncaster Knights 44 Rotherham Titans 0: ‘Pitch-perfect’ Knights record biggest ever win over derby rivals

Doncaster Knights celebrated the official opening of their new £400,000 pitch in record-breaking style.

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Clive Griffiths

Doncaster Knights v Rotherham Titans: ‘Form book goes out of the window’, warns Griffiths

Doncaster Knights completed a Championship double over Rotherham Titans last season and will be bidding to record another derby win in tomorrow’s game at Castle Park (2.30pm).

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Colin Quigley

Doncaster Knights: ‘We could be catching Rotherham Titans at a good time’ - Colin Quigley

Doncaster Knights prop Colin Quigley is just one of a number of former Rotherham players set to face their old club in Saturday’s Championship derby at Castle Park.

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Action from Phoenixs win over Nuneaton. Photo: FSP Images

Rugby Union: Doncaster Phoenix and Wheatley Hills make winning starts

Doncaster Phoenix got their Midland League Premier Division campaign off to a winning start with a high-scoring 38-31 win over Nuneaton at Castle Park.

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Doncaster Knights director of rugby Clive Griffiths

Doncaster Knights: Clive Griffiths reacts to opening day win at Jersey Reds

Doncaster Knights hit the ground running by posting a 26-24 win in their opening Championship game of the season against Jersey Reds at St Peter.

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Simon Humberstone was man of the match in the win over Jersey.

Jersey Reds 24 Doncaster Knights 26: Knights make winning start to Championship campaign

Doncaster Knights got their Greene King IPA Championship campaign off to a winning start for the first time in three years with a typically hard-fought 26-24 victory over Jersey Reds at St Peter.

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Michael Hills, in action against Newcastle.

Doncaster Knights: We’re prepped and ready to go - Michael Hills

Doncaster Knights skipper Michael Hills has a special reason to be excited about the start of the Championship season this weekend.

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Doncaster Knights director of rugby Clive Griffiths

Jersey Reds v Doncaster Knights: St Peter clash is too close to call

Of all the games on the opening weekend of the new Championship campaign the game at St Peter between Jersey Reds and Doncaster Knights is probably the most difficult to predict.

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Clive Griffiths

Doncaster Knights: ‘Excited’ Clive Griffiths targets another top four finish

Clive Griffiths knows that Doncaster will have to punch above their weight again this season but the Knights director of rugby’s confidence remains undimmed that they can upset the natural order of things.

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Sam Bottomley (left) and Jay Robinson

Rugby Union: Doncaster Phoenix name Sam Bottomley as new captain

Local lad Sam Bottomley has been appointed as Doncaster Phoenix’s new captain.

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Doncaster Knights director of rugby Clive Griffiths

Coach Clive Griffiths happy with pre-season as Doncaster Knights head for big kick-off

Doncaster Knights avenged their only pre-season defeat, beating a Newcastle Falcons XV 35-26 in their final warm-up game at Castle Park.

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Doncaster's Simon Humberstone scores a try Picture: Marie Caley

Knights get revenge over Premier club

Doncaster Knights completed their pre-season campaign with a 35-26 win over a Newcastle Falcons XV at Castle Park.

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Paul Jarvis

Doncaster Knights v Newcastle Falcons: Clive Griffiths on Knights’ final friendly + team news

Doncaster Knights will be looking to end their pre-season campaign on a winning note when they entertain a Newcastle Falcons XV at Castle Park tomorrow (2.30pm).

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Glen Kenworthy

Doncaster Knights prepare to renew acquaintances with Newcastle Falcons

Doncaster Knights will complete their pre-season campaign with a home game against Premiership outfit Newcastle Falcons at Castle Park on Saturday.

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Dougie Flockhart, with ball in hand, suffered an ankle injury against Loughborough Students.

Doncaster Knights: Dougie Flockhart suffers injury scare against Loughborough

Doncaster Knights are set to be without two of the backs who started in Saturday’s game against Loughborough Students in their final warm-up fixture against Newcastle Falcons this weekend.

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