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Doncaster RLFC: Thornton wary of Super 8s ‘dark horses’ Barrow’s threat

Dons boss Gary Thornton is under no illusions as to how tough Sunday's League One Super 8s clash against Barrow Raiders at the Keepmoat Stadium will be.

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The only way is up for Sheffield Eagles

The only way is up for Sheffield Eagles

Sheffield Eagles director Mark Aston is not interested in what the teams behind him are doing ahead of the fight for the Championship Shield.

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Eagles chief Mark Aston

Rugby League: Sheffield Eagles will fly high again in near future, insists boss Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles’ position amongst the rugby league elite will come again, says their long serving coach Mark Aston.

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(l-r) Jason Tali, Carl Hall, Jordie Hedges and Gary Thornton

Come and ROAR us on to promotion - say Dons

The Dons are calling on the Doncaster public to help ROAR them on to promotion.

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We can beat anyone in the league says Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles can finish rest of season unbeaten and win Championship Shield says Aston

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston says his side are capable of finishing the season unbeaten and winning the Championship Shield.

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Doncster head coach  Gary Thornton

Doncaster RLFC: York City Knights Super 8s clash may still be played

Doncaster RLFC’s League One Super 8s game against York City Knights could still be played despite the Minstermen announcing they had folded on Thursday night.

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Garry Lo: final try -   Picture: Andrew Roe

WHitehaven 14 Sheffield Eagles 32; Eagles hit back to end regular season in style

Sheffield Eagles ended the regular Kingstone Press Championship season with a victory after a 14-32 success at Whitehaven.

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Jordie Hedges

Doncaster RLFC: Dons left in dark as York City Knights fold

Doncaster RLFC find themselves in a state of uncertainty on the opening weekend of the League One Super 8s.

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Sheffield Eagles' Rob Worrincy

Sheffield Eagles: Rob Worrincy and Ryan Miller to fight it out for wing role

Rob Worrincy and Ryan Millar look set to battle it out for a place on the wing ahead of Sheffield Eagles’ final game of the regular season against Whitehaven today.

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Eagles chief executive John Whaling

Sheffield Eagles: Takeover talks ‘ongoing’

Sheffield Eagles chief executive John Whaling says that talks regarding a takeover of the club remain ongoing with all three potential buyers.

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Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles: Aston ready to offer Maloudi second chance

French trialist Hakim Maloudi will be on Sheffield Eagles’ radar when they look to formulate their plans for next season.

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Eagles coach Mark Aston: Picture Dean Atkins

Now Eagles fans can be proud of us says Aston

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston believes his squad are now finally showing consistent signs of their true potential.

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Mark Aston

Leigh got out of jail in narrow win over Sheffield Eagles, says Aston

Director of rugby Mark Aston says that league winners Leigh Centurions ‘got out of jail’ after Sheffield Eagles’ late defeat on Friday.

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Report: Sheffield Eagles 30 Leigh Centurions 34

Report: Sheffield Eagles 30 Leigh Centurions 34

The Eagles came within seconds of claiming the scalp of table toppers Leigh Centurions before a last-gasp try from the Lancastrians broke their hearts.

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Gary Thornton

Pete Green: Dons are in safe hands under Gary Thornton

Assistant coach Peter Green says in Gary Thornton the Dons have the right man at the helm.

Doncaster Dons
Eagles target back-to-back wins as they host champs

Eagles target back-to-back wins as they host champs

Sheffield Eagles won’t be fazed by the Championship Champions Leigh Centurions when the table toppers visit Bawtry Road tonight.

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Gary Thornton

Doncaster RLFC: Head coach Gary Thornton looks ahead to Super 8s challenge

Despite the Dons having achieved their target of a top-four spot in the regular League One season the job of winning promotion back to the Championship is only half done.

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Mark Aston

Eagles peaking at just right time: Aston

It has been a long wait - but Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston says he is now starting to see the best form from a number of his players – and they are peaking just at the right time.

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Pete Green

Doncaster RLFC: Top two finish still attainable - Green

The Dons still haven’t given up hope of claiming a top-two spot when the League One Super 8s get underway despite finding themselves five points adrift of second-placed Rochdale.

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Keepmoat Stadium

Rugby League: Tickets for Challenge Cup semi-final at Keepmoat Stadium go on general sale

A limited number of tickets have gone on general sale for the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup semi-final between Wigan Warriors and Hull FC at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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