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  • 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

  • Ronnie ready for action

    Ronnie ready for action

    By on Fri 15 Jan 2010

    MILLERS manager Ronnie Moore is telling his players to be tuned in for a long-awaited return to action at Accrington Stanley this weekend.The Lancashire club are pulling out the stops to get their Crown Ground fit for tomorrow's League Two clash, offering

  • Titans' plea to fans

    Titans' plea to fans

    By on Thu 14 Jan 2010

    TITANS are rallying supporters to clear the snow off the pitch as they desperately try to get Saturday's game with Exeter on.An army of fans, players and officials will meet at Clifton Lane tonight at 5pm, armed with shovels, rakes and wheelbarrows to try

  • Millers chairman speaks tonight

    Millers chairman speaks tonight

    By on Thu 14 Jan 2010

    MILLERS chairman Tony Stewart is the guest speaker at tonight's meeting of Rotherham United Nostalgia Society at the Green Dragon, Kimberworth.The event starts at 8.30pm and everyone is welcome.

  • Snow-shifting starts at Don Valley

    Snow-shifting starts at Don Valley

    By on Wed 13 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United today began the task of trying to get their pitch fit for next Tuesday's match against Darlington.Ground staff plus a team of helpers from Don Valley Stadium operators Sheffield International Venues moved in to clear snow from the playing

  • Titans get ready to dig in

    Titans get ready to dig in

    By on Tue 12 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM Titans are poised to rally the troops to try and get the green light for Saturday's game with Exeter.Having not played for almost a month, Craig West's side are desperate to play - especially with the Chiefs suffering a serious wobble at the top

  • Rotherham teams hoping for a thaw

    Rotherham teams hoping for a thaw

    By on Mon 11 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United and Rotherham Titans are hoping a thaw will enable them to get back into action this weekend.The Millers, who haven't played since December 12, are due to visit Accrington Stanley on Saturday while the Titans bid to break a four-week gap w

  • Plea over football star's medal

    Plea over football star's medal

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    THE heartbroken widow of a Rotherham-born football star has made an emotional appeal for the return of her late husband's prized promotion medal.Doris Haigh pleaded with the crooks to give up the Division Three North memento — saying its cash worth c

  • Dearneside vaulters hit the heights

    Dearneside vaulters hit the heights

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ATHLETES from Dearneside High Athletics Club beat the winter chill to chalk up a string of personal bests in a competition in Manchester.Five PB's were registered by the seven pole vaulters taking part in the Reebok Open at Sport England's EIS Sports City

  • Titans weathering the Arctic storm

    Titans weathering the Arctic storm

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    TITANS says they don’t fear a cash-flow crisis despite a third straight call-off this weekend.Tomorrow’s game at Bedford was postponed yesterday, hard on the icy heels of the weather-hit home fixtures against Birmingham and Nottingham. The Gold

  • Weather means long lay-off for Millers

    Weather means long lay-off for Millers

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United’s gap without a game will now stretch into a second month after tomorrow’s clash with Bournemouth was called off. The club safety advisory group made the decision yesterday because the icy surrounds at Don Valley Stadium presen

  • Titans and Millers matches both off

    Titans and Millers matches both off

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM Titans' match at Bedford this weekend has been called off due to the bad weather. They join Rotherham United in having another blank weekend. Their game against Bournemouth at Don Valley Stadium was called off late this morning due to health and

  • Millers match called off

    Millers match called off

    By on Thu 07 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United's match against Bournemouth on Saturday has been called off for health and safety reasons.The pitch and surrounds at Don Valley Stadium are still encased in snow and ice due to the prolonged cold snap.