Gateshead Thunder 26, York City Knights 30

York Press: (5540245)

10:34am Saturday 19th April 2014

YORK City Knights got back on track in Championship One – just – as they held on at the death for a commendable but painfully nerve-wracking 30-26 victory at Gateshead.

Debutants thrown in as Knights seek a boost

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10:35am Friday 18th April 2014

GARY THORNTON insists his York City Knights side will put to bed last Sunday's nightmare as they look to bounce back to winning form tonight.

George Elliott reinstated in Knights line-up

York Press: York City Knights' player George Elliott takes the ball which has passed along the line before he dives over for a try against South Wales Scorpions. Picture : Garry Atkinson (5523000)

9:53am Friday 18th April 2014

WINGER George Elliott has been handed a vote of confidence by coach Gary Thornton after being reinstated into the line-up.

Knights sign Italy World Cup player

York Press: LOAN SIGNING: James Saltonstall

3:06pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

YORK City Knights have signed an Italian World Cup player on loan, potentially for the rest of the season.

Thornton rails at Knights loss

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

10:43am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton blasted the “worst performance since I’ve been at the club” after watching York City Knights’ 100 per cent start to the league campaign come to a crashing end.

York City Knights 16, Oxford 24

York Press: STAR MAN: Hard-working Knights prop Jack Aldous, named The Press man of the match, gets involved in a tackle

11:10am Monday 14th April 2014

SO much for York City Knights going through the league season unbeaten.

Knights ace vows to beat injury blues

York Press: Jason Golden taking the ball up Hunslet Hawks v York City Knights Kingstone Press Championship game held at South Leeds Stadium on the09/03/2014PIC BY MARK CLAYTONFor Editorial Use Only. (5356873)

1:25pm Saturday 12th April 2014

JASON GOLDEN has spoken of his injury heartache - but insists he is determined to remain part of "exciting times at York City Knights".

Castleford prop Fleming in much-changed Knights line-up

York Press: Castleford's Dan Fleming (5366074)

1:06pm Saturday 12th April 2014

GARY THORNTON is to ring the changes tomorrow as York City Knights aim to get quickly back on track against Oxford - including bringing in a notable newcomer from Castleford.

Knights boss warns Oxford will be no pushovers

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

1:01pm Saturday 12th April 2014

KNIGHTS boss Gary Thornton insists his side need to to treat Oxford with “plenty of respect”, writes Peter Martini.

Knights' Jason Golden battles against recurring shoulder injury

York Press: Jason Golden scores in the pre-season game against York Select

12:33pm Thursday 10th April 2014

GARY THORNTON has admitted he fears Jason Golden's future looks uncertain - but is praying the popular second-row's recurring shoulder injury can be overcome.

Challenge Cup agony for Knights

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

12:16pm Monday 7th April 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton refused to blame controversial officiating and instead focussed on the positives after York City Knights' winning start to 2014 ended in a gripping Tetley's Challenge Cup tie away to Swinton Lions.

Swinton Lions 31, York City Knights 28

York Press: ANTHONY BIGGS (5175395)

11:08am Monday 7th April 2014

IF York City Knights had performed at Leigh Sports Village anything like they had in their last few outings, they would now be looking forward to a Challenge Cup fifth-round tie with real hopes of reaching the quarter-finals for the first time since 2004.

Play-making trio in for Knights cup clash

York Press: Pat Smith scores despite the tackle from Andrew Ballard Hunslet Hawks v York City Knights Kingstone Press Championship game held at South Leeds Stadium on the09/03/2014PIC BY MARK CLAYTONFor Editorial Use Only. (5160867)

11:45am Saturday 5th April 2014

GARY THORNTON has one way of resolving his half-back dilemma for tomorrow's hotly-anticipated Tetley's Challenge Cup tie - by fielding all three of them.

Knights' James Ford warns of underestimating Challenge Cup opponents

York Press: GEORGE ELLIOTT CUTS THROUGH THE LIONS DEFENCE OF IAN WATSON AND GAVIN DODD [RIGHT]PIC BY GORDON CLAYTONCOPYRIGHT OF GORDON CLAYTON 201207989558606 or 01274 834947EMAIL gcspix@yahoo.co.uk or gcsp@freeuk.comFootball League Images are covered by DataCo licen

11:42am Saturday 5th April 2014

YORK City Knights player-assistant/coach James Ford reckons Challenge Cup opponents Swinton Lions are better than their current league placing suggests - regardless of what team they put out.

Knights' Lee Paterson lauded ahead of 200th career appearance

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12:23pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

OLD team-mate Mick Ramsden has heaped more praise on Lee Paterson ahead of the in-form loose-forward's landmark match for York City Knights.

York-born ex-Knights scrum-half Ben Johnston is Championship Player of the Week

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10:44am Tuesday 1st April 2014

FORMER York City Knights scrum-half Ben Johnston has been named the Kingstone Press Championship Player of the Week.

Forward duo are back in Knights fold

York Press: Ryan Backhouse, pictured being brought to ground by Andy Lynch and Daryl Clark during the Knights’ pre-season friendly against Castleford, is returning to Huntington Stadium

9:57am Thursday 27th March 2014

BIG-HITTING bruiser Joe Pickets is almost certainly on his way back to York City Knights after making a shock appearance in last night’s under-20s reserves friendly against Leigh Centurions.

Jonny Presley is league's Player of the Week as York City Knights dominate the Team of the Week

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10:45am Tuesday 25th March 2014

SCRUM-HALF Jonny Presley has been named the Kingstone Press Championship One Player of the Week after his four-try haul in York City Knights' record win.

Knights 76, South Wales Scorpions 0

York Press: (4805586)

11:12am Monday 24th March 2014

FORMER York City Knights boss Dave Woods made a point of order last week after he had watched his Championship side, Whitehaven, get turned over at Huntington Stadium in the Challenge Cup.

Gary Thornton says there's more to come after watching his York City Knights side rack up record league win

York Press: (4805588)

8:23pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

GARY THORNTON watched his York City Knights side rack up a club record league win - and declared they still had "lots of improvement in them".

Fabulous five inducted into York RL Hall of Fame

York Press: HALL OF FAME: Kevin Harkin, after being inducted at the sporting dinner

12:43pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

FIVE players were inducted into the York RL Hall of Fame at a packed-out sporting dinner at Huntington Stadium.

Thornton rotates Knights squad for Scorpions visit

York Press: York City Knights playerassistant coach James Ford is in line to return at centre for the league visit of South Wales Scorpions tomorrow. Ford’s comeback is one of many proposed changes from the side that beat Whitehaven in the Tetley’s Challenge Cup

12:29pm Saturday 22nd March 2014

GARY THORNTON has extolled the virtues of squad rotation after chopping and changing his winning team for the visit of South Wales Scorpions.

Challenge Cup draw is a good one for us - York City Knights boss Gary Thornton

York Press: ALL SMILES: Pat Smith, left, and Jonny Presley's celebrate after the latter finished off a try-of-the-season contender set up by Greg Minikin

5:39pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

GARY THORNTON insisted today's Tetley's Challenge Cup draw was a cracking one for York City Knights - despite the fact it will bring no coffers into the club.

York City Knights drawn away to Swinton Lions in the Tetley's Challenge Cup

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

4:34pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

YORK City Knights will have to topple a second Championship side if they are to reach the fourth round of the Tetley's Challenge Cup after they were drawn away to Swinton Lions in today's draw.

'We'll take anyone on' says Thornton after York City Knights' shock Challenge Cup win over Whitehaven

York Press: ALL SMILES: Pat Smith, left, and Jonny Presley's celebrate after the latter finished off a try-of-the-season contender set up by Greg Minikin

12:10pm Monday 17th March 2014

PROUD Gary Thornton said he'd be happy to take anyone on in the fourth round of the Tetley's Challenge Cup after his buoyant York City Knights side upset the third-round odds in thrilling fashion.

Knights 34, Whitehaven 32 - Challenge Cup

York Press: York City Knights’ Jonny Presley scorches through the Whitehaven defence for a try

11:25am Monday 17th March 2014

YORK City Knights have been involved in a few tremendous Challenge Cup ties down the years.

Ex-boss Dave Woods not a spur for Knights chief Gary Thornton

York Press: York City Knights coach  Gary Thornton

1:26pm Saturday 15th March 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton says there are several reasons for York City Knights to go out all guns blazing against Whitehaven - but upsetting ex-boss Dave Woods isn’t one of them.

Castleford star Jamie Ellis bags hat-trick in surprise run-out for York City Knights reserves

York Press: 140320143726 (4619570)

1:35pm Friday 14th March 2014

CASTLEFORD half-back Jamie Ellis made a surprise return from injury last night - playing for York City Knights under-20s reserves.

Former Knights ace revels in Challenge Cup tie

York Press: York City Knights full-back Tom Carr

12:35pm Friday 14th March 2014

FORMER Huntington Stadium favourite Tom Carr insists his Whitehaven side will in no way be taking York City Knights lightly in Sunday’s Challenge Cup clash.

Knights reserves debut for Heworth's Joe Deighton

York Press: Joe Deighton

12:27pm Thursday 13th March 2014

YORK City Knights are continuing their drive to bring through local talent by giving Heworth ARLC youngster Joe Deighton a debut in the under-20s reserves - alongside a new incomer from Super League.

Thornton's delight as York City Knights have three named in Team of the Week to cap momentous win

York Press: York City Knights  youngster Ben Dent crosses for the club’s first try of the new season against Gloucestershire All Golds

11:54am Tuesday 11th March 2014

YORK City Knights' momentous victory at Hunslet has seen three players named in the Kingstone Press Championship One Team of the Week - though boss Gary Thornton reckoned it could have been more.

Knights chief hails the end of Hunslet Hawks hoodoo

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

12:50pm Monday 10th March 2014

BOSS Gary Thornton warned his charges to keep their feet on the ground after they broke a five-year hoodoo to send York City Knights to the top of Championship One’s early standings.

Hunslet Hawks 26, Knights 28

York Press: Pat Smith touches down for York City Knights against Hunslet Hawks

11:40am Monday 10th March 2014

IT has taken ten attempts but York City Knights have finally ended the stranglehold Hunslet have held over them for almost five years.

Dual-reg duo in line for Knights debuts

York Press: Jonny Presley

12:03pm Saturday 8th March 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton insisted he had no qualms in dipping into dual-reg for York City Knights’ crunch match at arch-rivals Hunslet – saying his bigger selection decisions were elsewhere.

Hawks boss predicts Hunslet and York will be in promotion mix

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

11:53am Saturday 8th March 2014

BARRY EATON reckons arch-rivals Hunslet and York will be right in the promotion mix come the end of term – no matter what happens tomorrow.

Former New Zealand star Jake Webster in frame for York City Knights role

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

11:55am Friday 7th March 2014

FORMER New Zealand star Jake Webster will be available to York City Knights on dual registration for Sunday’s Kingstone Press Championship trip to Hunslet Hawks.

Maun-ing watch is key for Knights chiefs

York Press: James Morland, the teenager who was thrown in for his competitive Knights first-team debut against Gloucestershire and could go up against Hunslet strike centre Danny Maun on Sunday

11:54am Thursday 6th March 2014

JAMES FORD is unlikely to pass fit for York City Knights’ trip to arch-foes Hunslet on Sunday – leaving boss Gary Thornton admitting they need to come up with a plan to counter dangerman Danny Maun.

'Happy half-back headache' for Knights boss

York Press: Jonny Presley

12:57pm Wednesday 5th March 2014

GARY THORNTON is to face his “happy half-back headache” for the trip to arch-rivals Hunslet on Sunday as Jonny Presley is fit again – while Pat Smith and Benn Hardcastle have both been named in the Kingstone Press Championship One Team of the Week.

York City Knights 26, Gloucestershire 16

York Press: York City Knights  youngster Ben Dent crosses for the club’s first try of the new season against Gloucestershire All Golds

10:25am Monday 3rd March 2014

SAM ORANGE, the York City Knights forward currently sidelined by a knee injury, made a valid point after watching his team-mates begin their Championship One campaign with a 26-16 victory over Gloucestershire All Golds.

Two late tries save York City Knights' blushes in Championship One opener against Gloucestershire All Golds

York Press: Debutant Pat Smith will look to star for home-town club York tomorrow against the side with whom he spent time on loan last season

9:27pm Sunday 2nd March 2014

TWO tries in the last 13 minutes saved York City Knights from opening-day embarrassment yesterday - and left boss Gary Thornton warning Championship One won’t be a stroll in the park.

York City Knights kick off Kingstone Press Championship One campaign with win over Gloucestershire All Golds

York Press: York City Knights logo

5:02pm Sunday 2nd March 2014

YORK City Knights opened their Kingstone Press Championship One campaign with a 26-16 home win over Gloucestershire All Golds.

Pressure on for York City Knights’ big opener

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

1:33pm Saturday 1st March 2014

GARY THORNTON admits there is extra pressure on his York City Knights side to kick off the season in fine fashion – but says there is even more on arch-rivals Hunslet.

James Haynes’ hospital trip hands Luke Hardcastle a chance with Knights

York Press: Debutant Pat Smith will look to star for home-town club York tomorrow against the side with whom he spent time on loan last season

1:15pm Saturday 1st March 2014

JAMES HAYNES will miss the start of York City Knights’ campaign after a freak accident in training left him in hospital – handing new boy Luke Hardcastle an early chance to nail down the full-back berth for himself.

York City Knights ace James Haynes kept in hospital overnight

York Press: Returning ace James Haynes gets in a timely off-load

11:28am Friday 28th February 2014

JAMES HAYNES will miss the start of York City Knights’ Championship One campaign after a freak accident in training left him in hospital with a worrying neck injury.

Trio of injuries for Knights as kick-off looms

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

11:28am Friday 28th February 2014

YORK City Knights have suffered a triple whammy on the eve of the new Championship One season.

Knights’ promotion challenge will be a full squad effort - Thornton

York Press: York City Knights - zxc

11:52am Thursday 27th February 2014

HEAD coach Gary Thornton insists York City Knights’ Championship One promotion challenge will be a full squad effort – not one restricted to those taking to the field each week.

Thornton’s class of 2014

York Press: Thornton’s class of 2014

1:29pm Thursday 27th February 2014

GARY THORNTON’S class of 2014 features no fewer than 15 players who have come through York City Knights’ youth structure at some stage – a figure which is testament to the club’s development policy.

Knights' captain eyes Championship One play-offs

York Press: York City Knights  hooker  Jack Lee

12:17pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

CAPTAIN Jack Lee agrees that arch-rivals Hunslet Hawks are the favourites for promotion from Championship One this year – but insists the bookies don’t always get things right.

Knights' Greg Minikin tipped for Super League shot

York Press: York City Knights’ Greg Minikin touches down for the opening try against Sheffield

12:11pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

CAPTAIN Jack Lee has backed York City Knights team-mate Greg Minikin to get a shot at Super League in the next few years.

Knights handed cup tie reunion with ex-coach

York Press: Dave Woods

12:12pm Tuesday 25th February 2014

YORK City Knights will lock horns again with former boss Dave Woods in the third round of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup.



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