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Sheffield Eagles: Mark Aston looks to the past as his side prepare for semi-final against Batley

Sheffield Eagles will be using their previous encounters with Batley as added motivation for tomorrow’s crunch Championship Shield semi-final (3pm).

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Garry Lo

Sheffield Eagles: Garry Lo leaves for Super League Castleford

Sheffield Eagles have confirmed that star man Garry Lo will join Castleford Tigers on a two-year deal.

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Sheffield Eagles' Elliot Minchella is back and available for Mark Aston

Rugby League: Sheffield Eagles given a welcome boost

Sheffield Eagles are expected to have three key players available for their Championship Shield semi-final against Batley Bulldogs on Sunday.

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Sheffield Eagles poser over semi-final line-up

Sheffield Eagles face a tough call of whether to stick with a host of young performers ahead of their crunch Championship Shield semi-final against Batley.

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Richard Horne. Photo: Rob Terrace

Analysis from Steve Hossack as Doncaster RLFC fail to reach League One play-offs

It proved to be a week of contrasting fortunes for the Dons in the final round of League One Super 8s games.

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Sheffield Eagles' Elliot Minchella. Picture: Andrew Roe

Versatile Elliott Minchella a credit to Sheffield Eagles says chief Mark Aston

The professionalism away from the club is the key factor to the success of Elliot Minchella, according to Mark Aston, his Sheffield Eagles coach.

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Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles: Warm-up win doesn’t give Batley an advantage insists Aston

There will be no psychological upper hand says Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston, after his side were beaten by Batley in their Championship Shield semi-final dress rehearsal.

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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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Sheffield Eagles score at Batley.  Photo: Alex Coleman

Batley Bulldogs 34 Sheffield Eagles 18: Scott Wheeldon dismissal wrecks Eagles hopes

Sheffield Eagles’ Championship Shield semi-final dress rehearsal ended in defeat after Mark Aston’s side were beaten 34-18 by Batley Bulldogs at Mount Pleasant.

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Dons' Kyle Kesik. Picture: Andrew Roe

Toronto 26 Doncaster RLFC 14: Brave Dons unable to end Toronto’s great record

Doncaster RLFC, beaten 26-14, failed in their bid to become the first side to beat newly-crowned League One champions Toronto Wolfpack at the Lamport Stadium.

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Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles: Dilemma for Mark Aston ahead of Batley test

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston will carefully assess his squad ahead tomorrow’s clash with Batley, as he looks to keep his troops fresh for the Championship Shield semi-final.

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Mark Mexico

Sheffield Eagles: Mexico set to return for Batley clash

Mark Aston is expecting to have PNG powerhouse Mark Mexico available for this Sunday’s Championship Shield semi-final dress rehearsal against Batley Bulldogs.

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Richard Horne

Toronto Wolfpack v Doncaster RLFC: Dons look to keep play-off hopes alive in Canada

Doncaster RLFC will be looking to keep their season alive when they break new ground in Saturday’s final League One Super 8s clash against Toronto Wolfpack at the Lamport Stadium.

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Sheffield Eagles boss Mark Aston concerned over future of rugby league

Sheffield Eagles boss Mark Aston concerned over future of rugby league

What’s the best way forward for rugby league?

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Mark Aston

Sheffield Eagles determined to survive as they long to come home

Moving to Wakefield has been tough, but the combined effort has given Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston assurances that the club has a future.

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Richard Horne, right, takes his team to Toronto this week.

Doncaster RLFC: Horne facing dreaded scenario as Dons prepare for Toronto trip

Doncaster RLFC boss Richard Horne is facing the most fraught weekend of his fledgling League One coaching career.

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Sheffield Eagles' Menzie Yere in action

Sheffield Eagles gain Championship Shield momentum

Sheffield Eagles director of rugby Mark Aston says the 26-22 victory of Rochdale was crucial to his preparations for the upcoming Championship Shield semi-finals.

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Hakim Miloudi. Photo: Rob Terrace

Doncaster RLFC 24 Newcastle Thunder 28: Dons’ play-off bid to go to the wire

Doncaster RLFC’s bid for the remaining League One Super 8s play-off spot will go down the final round of games this weekend.

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Feka Paleaaesina. Photo: Rob Terrace

Doncaster RLFC v Newcastle Thunder: Give Feka a winning send-off - Horne

Doncaster RLFC boss Richard Horne wants his side to give veteran prop Feka Paleaaesina a winning send-off in his last game at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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Mark Aston

Aston ready to wield Sheffield Eagles axe

Some senior Sheffield Eagles players may miss out as Mark Aston threatens to freshen up his side for tomorrow’s clash with Rochdale Hornets.

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