Sport

  • Ronnie: exciting times ahead

    Ronnie: exciting times ahead

    By on Thu 28 Jan 2010

    MANAGER Ronnie Moore says the Millers' new stadium will help propel the club into a new era—and he wants to be part of it.If chairman Tony Stewart has his way, the team will be playing in the Championship by the time the stadium is built in two years

  • Pope grabs derby glory for Millers

    Pope grabs derby glory for Millers

    By on Wed 27 Jan 2010

    MILLERS boss Ronnie Moore sang the praises of striker Tom Pope after his late winner snatched three vital promotion points at Chesterfield.Without a league goal since August, the striker struck a minute from time to seal a 1-0 victory that propelled R

  • Millers braced for tough test

    Millers braced for tough test

    By on Tue 26 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United lock horns with local rivals Chesterfield at Saltergate tonight with Millers chief Ronnie Moore warning: "It will be tough."The Millers put a shock home defeat to Darlington behind them by beating Grimsby Town 2-1 at Don Valley o

  • Ronnie hails 'brilliant' comeback

    Ronnie hails 'brilliant' comeback

    By on Mon 25 Jan 2010

    MILLERS manager Ronnie Moore hailed a "tremendous" team performance after seeing his side bounce back to winning ways against Grimsby Town on Saturday.A double from Adam Le Fondre, taking his goals tally for the season to 19, laid the foundations

  • Willet hopes high for Abu Dhabi

    Willet hopes high for Abu Dhabi

    By on Fri 22 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM pro Danny Willett goes into this week's Abu Dhabi Championship in good heart after a good result in his first outing of the year.Willett finished joint fourth in the Jo'burg Open in South Africa last weekend, emulating his outright fourth spot in

  • Duathletes defy conditions

    Duathletes defy conditions

    By on Fri 22 Jan 2010

    TOUGH duathletes braved the treacherous weather to participate in the first Team Manvers off-road Duathlon of 2010. On the morning of the event, the course at Manvers Waterfront Boat Club had to be re-routed due to the hazardous conditions underfoot caused

  • No defeatism for Titans

    No defeatism for Titans

    By on Fri 22 Jan 2010

    STAND-in skipper Ben Prescott will rally the Titans side ahead of Sunday's trip to Cornwall, saying: "There's no defeatist attitude here."Even though Rotherham stay firmly in the bottom four in the Championship and look destined for a mammoth pla

  • Ronnie's rallying call to Millers

    Ronnie's rallying call to Millers

    By on Fri 22 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United will be under orders to start with all guns blazing when they attempt to get their promotion push back on the rails against Grimsby Town tomorrow.Rock bottom Darlington produced one of the footballing shocks of the week by ending the Mille

  • Danny Willett heads to Abu Dhabi Championship

    Danny Willett heads to Abu Dhabi Championship

    By on Thu 21 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM pro Danny Willett goes into this week's Abu Dhabi Championship in good heart after a good result in his first outing of the year.Willett finished joint fourth in the Joburg Open in South Africa last weekend, emulating his outright fourth spot in

  • Millers in home defeat to Darlington

    Millers in home defeat to Darlington

    By on Wed 20 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United boss Ronnie Moore said that not one player emerged with credit from last night's embarrassing home defeat to Darlington.Second-half goals by Tadhg Purcell and Gary Smith gave the rock bottom Quakers a 2-1 win and inflicted a first home lea

  • Millers ready for action

    Millers ready for action

    By on Tue 19 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United are set to get their first taste of match action in nearly six weeks tonight when Darlington visit Don Valley Stadium (7.45pm).Ronnie Moore's men have been as badly affected by any team in the country with the dreadful weather.They've not

  • Millers ready for Darlington clash

    Millers ready for Darlington clash

    By on Mon 18 Jan 2010

    It was another blank Saturday for Rotherham United. Their match at Accrington Stanley fell victim to a waterlogged pitch—meaning a sixth successive postponement for the Millers.The Millers host Darlington in another re-arranged League Two tomorr

  • Titans' long wait for action ends in defeat

    Titans' long wait for action ends in defeat

    By on Mon 18 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM Titans tasted defeat as they finally got back to action at the weekend.A big snow-clearing effort at Clifton Lane helped the Titans get their game on at home to Exeter Chiefs, albeit a day later than scheduled on Sunday to allow the pitch extra r

  • Steenson backing Exeter to topple Titans

    Steenson backing Exeter to topple Titans

    By on Fri 15 Jan 2010

    FORMER Titan Gareth Steenson reckons his Exeter side can get back to winning ways at Clifton Lane this weekend.Steenson, who made his British baptism when brought in from Ireland by Andre Bester, knows the Chiefs have to get back on track after defeats in

  • Tom Pope needs to break goal drough says Moore

    Tom Pope needs to break goal drough says Moore

    By on Fri 15 Jan 2010

    WILL the Millers' struggling striker Tom Pope emerge from the winter break a hungrier and more dangerous striker?Team boss Ronnie Moore certainly hopes so having seen the £150,000 forward fail to find the net in his three months in charge.The summer

  • County Seniors braced for another wipeout

    County Seniors braced for another wipeout

    By on Fri 15 Jan 2010

    FOOTBALL officials from one of the area's biggest Saturday leagues are braced for yet another blank weekend.Like other competitions in the area, the County Senior League has ground to a halt over the last month and is now trying to work out how to make up