Knights bag team of the week award

York Press: York City Knights man of the match Ben Reynolds in action against OldhamPicture: Anthony Chappel-Ross

12:48pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

YORK City Knights' demolition of Championship One title rivals Oldham earned them the Kingstone Press performance of the week accolade.

York City Knights boss Gary Thornton thrilled with Oldham triumph

York Press: York City Knights try scorer Ben Dent is congratulated his team-mates during the win over OldhamPicture: Anthony Chappel-Ross

7:53pm Sunday 20th July 2014

GARY THORNTON believes a “special team” is coming together at York City Knights after the Championship One league leaders humiliated Oldham 54-12 in the top-of-the-table battle at Huntington Stadium.

York City Knights 54, Oldham 12

York Press: York City Knights' Pat Smith scores the first of his try hat-trick against OldhamPicture: Anthony Chappel-Ross

7:42pm Sunday 20th July 2014

A PSYCHOLOGICAL blow was what Gary Thornton wanted his York City Knights side to land on Oldham.

Thornton: Knights shaping well for promotion run-in

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12:26pm Saturday 19th July 2014

YORK CITY Knights chief Gary Thornton says his side are not yet the finished article ahead of their top-of-the-table Kingstone Press Championship One tussle with Oldham at Huntington Stadium tomorrow - but he believes they are getting close.

Knights prop Iain Morrison suffers injury blow

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1:07pm Friday 18th July 2014

PROP Iain Morrison is a major doubt for the rest of York City Knights' season following surgery after an abscess had to be removed from his injured shoulder.

Waiting game on Knights coaching set-up

York Press: CONTRACT DECISIONS: York City Knights boss Gary Thornton, right, with player-coach James Ford, left

12:31pm Friday 18th July 2014

CHAIRMAN John Guildford says Gary Thornton's future at York City Knights will not depend purely on promotion - though he confirmed any new contract offer would only be decided at the end of the season.

Top salute for Knights' Colton Roche

York Press: York City Knight's Colton Roche during the match against Hunslet Hawks. Picture : Garry Atkinson (6523253)

11:09am Wednesday 16th July 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton was quick to praise forward-thinking Colton Roche for his impact since joining York City Knights.

Thornton hails Knights' 'four from four'

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1:27pm Monday 14th July 2014

YORK City Knights boss Gary Thornton couldn’t have been happier after his side completed their “four from four” aim to stay clear at the top of Championship One – but he reserved special praise for winger Ben Dent.

Oxford 16, York City Knights 58

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1:23pm Monday 14th July 2014

FROM the moment York City Knights tore into Oxford in their opening set of six, it was pretty clear Gary Thornton's troops weren’t going to suffer another upset.

Knights aiming to avenge home Oxford defeat

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12:32pm Saturday 12th July 2014

IT'S not just about revenge but jaded York City Knights players have been re-energised by a desire to prove a point.

Jay Leary joins Knights on loan from Batley Bulldogs

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12:35pm Thursday 10th July 2014

YORK City Knights have bolstered their prop options for a forthcoming "tricky period" by bringing Jay Leary on loan from Batley Bulldogs.

Team of the week accolade for Brad Day on Knights debut

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12:08pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

BRAD DAY'S eye-opening debut has been capped by inclusion in the Championship One Team of the Week - though it does not guarantee a place in York City Knights' 17 next week.

Dual-reg ace Brad Day lifts Knights

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12:33pm Monday 7th July 2014

GARY THORNTON hailed the arrival of Brad Day after the newcomer from Castleford came off the bench and scored twice on debut to help injury-hit York City Knights to a 30-20 win at London Skolars.

London Skolars 20, York City Knights 30

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6:39pm Sunday 6th July 2014

THREE points is what they went for and three points was what they got.

Return of Lee Paterson thrills Knights boss Thornton

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11:57am Saturday 5th July 2014

GARY THORNTON has hailed birthday boy Lee Paterson’s return to fitness as “like a new signing” ahead of York City Knights’ trip to London Skolars tomorrow – when he will be joined in the ranks by a genuine newcomer to the club.

Knights counter Brad Brennan ban

York Press: Key men miss out for Knights

11:35am Saturday 5th July 2014

IN-FORM York City Knights prop Brad Brennan is facing up to three games on the sidelines after being called before Rugby Football League beaks - though the club are poised to plead the players' innocence.

Knights trio named in Team of the Week

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12:19pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A TRIO of York City Knights players were named in the Kingstone Press Championship One Team of the Week after Sunday’s 46-22 victory at Hemel Stags.

Thornton hails win that puts destiny in Knights' hands

York Press: York City Knights captain Jack Lee flies in for a try against Hemel Stags

12:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

“IF we win our last seven matches we will finish top of the pile.”

Hemel Stags 22, York City Knights 46

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11:50am Monday 30th June 2014

TWO down, two to go. York City Knights are half-way through their run of four consecutive long away trips, and maximum points so far has brought top spot in Championship One as well as a couple of enjoyable motorway journeys home.

Knights boss Thornton warns of no-nonsense clash with Stags

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11:37am Saturday 28th June 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton has told his York City Knights troops to “prepare for battle” as they head to a Hemel outfit with a penchant for battering teams up the middle.

York City Knights coach ponders loan market move

York Press: York City Knights boss Gary Thornton

11:30am Saturday 28th June 2014

NEW injuries in the York City Knights front row has left boss Gary Thornton contemplating loan recruits - with Jay Leary possibly set to follow Brad Brennan in making a temporary switch from Batley Bulldogs.

Ben Reynolds becomes latest York City Knights ace to be named Championship One Player of the Week

10:53am Tuesday 24th June 2014

BEN REYNOLDS has become the latest York City Knights ace to be named the Kingstone Press Championship One Player of the Week.

York City Knights coach Gary Thornton hails hat-trick ace Ben Dent in wake of South Wales win

York Press: York City Knights' Ben Dent dives in for one of his three tries against South Wales Scorpions

7:07pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton hailed the efforts of winger Ben Dent after his hat-trick against South Wales Scorpions took him to the top of York City Knights’ try-scoring charts – and helped to lift his side back to the Championship One summit.

Dent hat-trick as Knights go top with big win in South Wales

York Press: Ben Dent

10:53pm Saturday 21st June 2014

BEN DENT starred with a hat-trick as York City Knights returned to the top of the Kingstone Press Championship One table today thanks to a 48-10 win at South Wales Scorpions.

Key men miss out for York City Knights

York Press: Key men miss out for Knights

12:09pm Saturday 21st June 2014

A STRING of senior players are missing as York City Knights begin a tough month of away trips with a lengthy journey to South Wales Scorpions this afternoon.

Brad Brennan ‘to stay’ with York City Knights

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11:48am Friday 20th June 2014

GARY THORNTON is confident of keeping Brad Brennan at York City Knights for the time being.

York City Knights star Austin Bell banned and injured

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12:21pm Thursday 19th June 2014

PROP Austin Bell has been handed a one match ban after admitting a charge of punching at an RFL disciplinary - but the York City Knights star could be out longer term.

York City Knights forward Austin Bell hit by one-match ban - and injury blow

York Press: Knights’ Austin Bell makes ground

2:57pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

PROP Austin Bell has been handed a one match ban after admitting a charge of punching at an RFL disciplinary - but the York City Knights star could be out longer term.

York City Knights boss in talks with Batley Bulldogs over Brad Brennan

York Press: York City Knight's Brad Brennan during the match against Hunslet Hawks. Picture : Garry Atkinson (6523259)

9:38pm Sunday 15th June 2014

GARY THORNTON was today trying to seal a deal to keep Brad Brennan at York City Knights - admitting the bulldozing prop would be a massive loss if he was to leave.

Knights chief braced for ‘toughest game of season’

York Press: Gary Thornton

10:53am Saturday 14th June 2014

GARY THORNTON has warned that a buoyant Gateshead Thunder are poised to provide his injury-hit York City Knights side with their “toughest game of the season” so far.

Players depart as Knights' reserves team disbands

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10:35am Saturday 14th June 2014

YORK City Knights will no longer run a reserves team this year - paying the price of not entering the Under-20s Championship competition.

Italy call-up for Knights loan ace James Saltonstall

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11:13am Friday 13th June 2014

YORK City Knights’ on-loan threequarter James Saltonstall has been named in Italy’s train-on squad for their European Championship ‘B’ opener against Ukraine on July 5.

York City Knights loan ace named in Italy squad

York Press: James Saltonstall playing for Italy at Salford last October

5:16pm Thursday 12th June 2014

YORK City Knights' on-loan threequarter James Saltonstall has been named in Italy's train-on squad for their European Championship 'B' opener against Ukraine on July 5.

Knights learn painful lesson from All Golds loss

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11:55am Wednesday 11th June 2014

JACK LEE is hopeful York City Knights will have learnt from their painful lesson in Cheltenham - never assume a game is won.

Gloucestershire All Golds 24, York City Knights 22

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11:20am Monday 9th June 2014

YORK City Knights’ last outing brought a 40-0 victory over Hunslet Hawks, top spot in Championship One, and joy and optimism aplenty. How things can quickly change.

Coach Gary Thornton hits out after York City Knights' defeat at Gloucestershire All Golds

York Press: York City Knights tacklers repel a Gloucestershire All Golds attackPicture: Lewis Mitchell

6:53pm Sunday 8th June 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton blasted the performance of referee Peter Brook after watching his York City Knights side blow the chance to go back to the top of Championship One – but he did not blame the officials for defeat.

No complacency as Knights eye league summit

York Press: No complacency as Knights eye league summit

11:00am Saturday 7th June 2014

GARY THORNTON is confident complacency will not strike his York City Knights side this weekend – believing competition for places and the intriguing challenge afoot will keep his men on their toes.

Gloucestershire All Golds to step it up against Knights

York Press: Ash Haynes, left, seen tackling Iain Morrison while playing for Gloucestershire against York on the opening day of the season, is set to travel with the Knights as they visit his old stomping ground

10:55am Saturday 7th June 2014

STEVE McCORMACK has warned his on-the-rise side they will have to “step up all aspects of their game” to match York City Knights – but has not ruled out shocking the visitors.

‘Knights future out of my hands’ says Gary Thornton

York Press: ‘Knights future out of my hands’ says Thornton

11:45am Friday 6th June 2014

GARY THORNTON admits his long-term future is uncertain at York City Knights - even if he leads the club back up and into the new-look Super League 2.

Uphill battle for injured Knights youngster Josh Nathaniel

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10:52am Friday 6th June 2014

YORK City Knights boss Gary Thornton admits Josh Nathaniel may have played his one and only game for the club this season.

Knights' Jake Joynt may be unavailable for future games

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12:12pm Thursday 5th June 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton fears Jake Joynt might not be able to play a full part in York City Knights' title challenge after his new job ruled him out of the last two matches.

Knights keen to keep Brad Brennan

York Press: York City Knight's Brad Brennan during the match against Hunslet Hawks. Picture : Garry Atkinson (6523259)

12:18pm Monday 2nd June 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton has admitted he does not know how long York City Knights will be able to keep hold of prop revelation Brad Brennan.

Pat Smith warns Knights not to get carried away despite Hunslet conquest

York Press: York City Knights' Pat Smith punches the air in celebration after a Ben Reynolds try against Hunslet Hawks

12:35pm Thursday 29th May 2014

MAN of the moment Pat Smith has warned York City Knights cannot get too far ahead of themselves despite their hammering of Hunslet Hawks – insisting the result would mean little if such form is not matched come the end-of-season play-offs.

Smith heads Knights sextet in Team of the Week after Hunslet hammering

York Press: York City Knights' Pat Smith punches the air in celebration after a Ben Reynolds try against Hunslet Hawks

10:41am Tuesday 27th May 2014

YORK City Knights' stunning 40-0 whitewash of arch-rivals Hunslet Hawks has earned further plaudits - with almost half the starting line-up named in the Kingstone Press Championship One Team of the Week.

York City Knights boss Gary Thornton dedicates Hunslet Hawks whitewash to fans

York Press: York City Knights players celebrate the 40-0 victory over Hunslet Hawks

8:50pm Sunday 25th May 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton was quick to dedicate York City Knights' stunning 40-0 thrashing of arch-rivals Hunslet to the club's diehard fans.

York City Knights 40, Hunslet Hawks 0

York Press: York City Knights' Jonny Presley dives over to score a try against Hunslet Hawks

8:58pm Sunday 25th May 2014

IT’S fair to say York City Knights are seemingly getting the upper hand over arch-rivals Hunslet.

Knights relish Hunslet battle

York Press: FLYING PICKETS: Joe Pickets is back in the York City Knights ranks for tomorrow’s home clash with Hunslet Hawks

1:32pm Saturday 24th May 2014

"BRING it on." Those were the words from head coach Gary Thornton as York City Knights prepare for their top-of-the-table clash with "friends and arch-rivals" Hunslet at Huntington Stadium tomorrow (3pm).

This league is not just about the ‘big three’ insists Eaton

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1:28pm Saturday 24th May 2014

HUNSLET Hawks boss Barry Eaton reckons there is plenty of time yet for rival clubs to break the stranglehold of the big three in Championship One.

Peter Fox leaves Wakefield - but a return to York City Knights is unlikely

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10:10am Friday 23rd May 2014

YORK-BORN former England winger Peter Fox has announced he has left Wakefield Trinity Wildcats - but he is unlikely to return to his home-town club.

York City Knights sign Championship-winning forward

11:41pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

YORK City Knights have pulled off a notable coup by bringing Championship-winning forward Colton Roche to Huntington Stadium, The Press can reveal.



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