5:02pm Monday 29th September 2014
Rundown of Gary Thornton's time in charge of York. Plus his last task - attend Coach of the Year awards
5:24pm Monday 29th September 2014
YORK City Knights’ decision to axe Gary Thornton came just 18 hours after his side were knocked out of the Championship One promotion play-offs by arch-rivals Hunslet – whom they had beaten three times in the regular season.
11:28am Monday 29th September 2014
9:59am Monday 29th September 2014
8:11pm Sunday 28th September 2014
11:28am Saturday 27th September 2014
HEAD COACH Gary Thornton ruled out any kneejerk reaction ahead of tomorrow's do-or-die showdown with arch-rivals Hunslet - instead keeping faith with the side and structures that took York City Knights to top spot.
11:27am Saturday 27th September 2014
9:52am Friday 26th September 2014
9:35am Friday 26th September 2014
12:10pm Wednesday 24th September 2014
Counter accusation as Jack Lee denies allegations of biting in York City Knights' opening play-off loss to Oldham
9:02pm Sunday 21st September 2014
YORK City Knights expect an allegation of biting against Jack Lee to come to nothing - and have suggested the accusations could be part of a ploy to unsettle their skipper or even get him suspended for the rest of the play-offs.
Three York City Knights aces in running for league's Player of the Year award, with boss Gary Thornton also on shortlist for Coach of the Year
12:15pm Monday 22nd September 2014
12:41pm Saturday 20th September 2014
GARY THORNTON has warned fans not to expect another rout when Oldham return to Huntington Stadium this time with a Grand Final place up for grabs - though he still reckons his vibrant York City Knights side will prevail.
12:29pm Saturday 20th September 2014
12:56pm Thursday 18th September 2014
11:18am Wednesday 17th September 2014
12:10pm Monday 15th September 2014
MICK RAMSDEN reckons winning the play-offs is a better way to go up than through automatic promotion - and he believes York City Knights have the big-game hunters to celebrate such success come October 5.
1:24pm Wednesday 10th September 2014
2:20pm Tuesday 9th September 2014
1:38pm Monday 8th September 2014
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1:48pm Saturday 6th September 2014
HEAD coach Gary Thornton insists his York City Knights players should celebrate in full their "fantastic achievement" when they collect the Kingstone Press Championship One trophy tomorrow – but the party won’t take focus off the real goal.
2:06pm Thursday 4th September 2014
11:30am Tuesday 2nd September 2014
2:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014
1:46pm Friday 29th August 2014
12:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014
1:03pm Wednesday 20th August 2014
1:12pm Tuesday 19th August 2014
Boss Gary Thornton hails "terrific spirit" as York City Knights fight back to beat promotion rivals Hunslet Hawks and all but seal top spot
1:20pm Monday 18th August 2014
“IT was never in doubt!” So declared Gary Thornton, tongue in cheek, after watching his York City Knights side score two converted tries in the last five minutes to win 20-18 at Hunslet and all but secure the Championship One league leaders’ crown.
8:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014
1:39pm Saturday 16th August 2014
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1:50pm Thursday 14th August 2014
12:59pm Monday 11th August 2014
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1:02pm Monday 11th August 2014
ED SMITH has evaded a ban following his red card at Gloucestershire All Golds last week - after the home club's video equipment broke down meaning their was no evidence to show at the player's disciplinary hearing.
12:47pm Saturday 9th August 2014
YORK CITY KNIGHTS will equal a club record if they beat Gateshead Thunder tomorrow in the Kingstone Press Championship - but head coach Gary Thornton says it will count for nothing if his side are not promoted at the end of the campaign.
11:59am Friday 8th August 2014
4:59pm Wednesday 6th August 2014
YORK City Knights have been rocked in the build-up to both the play-offs and next week's clash with arch-rivals Hunslet by the news inspirational skipper Jack Lee is to quit at the end of the season - and join the Hawks.
1:28pm Wednesday 6th August 2014
PACK enforcer Iain Morrison might yet be back for the all-important business end of York City Knights’ season – but fellow prop Nathan Freer almost certainly won’t following his latest worrying setback.
1:09pm Monday 4th August 2014
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