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Nav Mansouri motivated to end Rotherham's 100-year wait for a British boxing champion

Nav Mansouri motivated to end Rotherham's 100-year wait for a British boxing champion

Wed 01 Jul 2020

BOXER Nav Mansouri says the prospect of becoming Rotherham’s first British champion in 100 years has given him extra motivation going into the biggest fight of his career.

  • Ronnie furious as Millers flop again

    Ronnie furious as Millers flop again

    By on Mon 08 Feb 2010

    ANGRY Ronnie Moore is demanding big improvements after seeing Rotherham United embarrassed by bottom-of-the-table Darlington for the second time in three weeks on Saturday.A goal in each half from Tadhg Purcell and Gareth Waite completed a 2-0 win at the D

  • Rotherham Giants in charity link

    Rotherham Giants in charity link

    By on Thu 04 Feb 2010

    PROMOTED Rotherham Giants are aiming to do their bit for charity as well as setting their sights on a National League place this summer.Giants have been elevated to the Yorkshire League following a minor restructuring, just one tier below the prestigious N

  • Metro's British title target

    Metro's British title target

    By on Thu 04 Feb 2010

    DETERMINED Rotherham Metro begin their quest for a second British title tomorrow—and aim to put the heartbreak of last year behind them.They compete in the preliminary round at Manchester’s aquatic centre with the target of finishing in the top

  • Booth lands principal job at Virgin Racing

    Booth lands principal job at Virgin Racing

    By on Thu 04 Feb 2010

    MANOR’S John Booth has stepped up to become Virgin Racing’s Team Principal—and he’s also announced plans to launch a GP3 team this year.Booth has replaced Alex Tai at the helm of the new organisation and was previously Virgin's spor

  • Millmoor's a no-go says Stewart

    Millmoor's a no-go says Stewart

    By on Thu 04 Feb 2010

    ROTHERHAM United chairman Tony Stewart says there are too many obstacles in the way of the club making a temporary return to Millmoor.The Millers are due to complete two more full seasons at Sheffield's Don Valley Stadium before their new £20 million

  • Ronnie slams 'spineless' Millers

    Ronnie slams 'spineless' Millers

    By on Wed 03 Feb 2010

    RONNIE Moore blasted a "spineless" performance after seeing Rotherham United suffer a damaging defeat to promotion rivals Bournemouth at Don Valley last night.Lucky to be ahead through a Tom Pope header at half time, Rotherham capitulated in the

  • Millers pull out all the stops

    Millers pull out all the stops

    By on Tue 02 Feb 2010

    ROTHERHAM United are confident that tonight's clash with Bournemouth will go ahead.Ground staff have been pulling out the stops to ensure the playing surface at Don Valley is playable, with mobile heaters brought in from Doncaster Rovers' Keepmoat Stadium

  • Titans defeat 'not acceptable'

    Titans defeat 'not acceptable'

    By on Mon 01 Feb 2010

    TITANS coach Craig West says Rotherham have to hit back immediately from Saturday's defeat against Moseley if they are to avoid being sucked into the relegation scrap.Rotherham went down 19-7 to the Birmingham outfit on Saturday after one of their worst pe

  • VIDEO: Millers chairman Tony Stewart on club's £20m stadium plans

    VIDEO: Millers chairman Tony Stewart on club's £20m stadium plans

    By on Fri 29 Jan 2010

    MIllers chairman Tony Stewart talks to the Rotherham Advertiser's Gareth Dennison about the £20 million stadium plan planned for the former Guest and Chrimes site. We want to know your views on the plan. Click here to e-mail the editor.Other sta

  • Tite success for Natalie

    Tite success for Natalie

    By on Thu 28 Jan 2010

    HARRIER Natalie Grant has set her sights on more success after a history-making win in the weekend’s Northern Cross Country Championship. The Kimberworth ace crossed the line to take to title at Blackburn’s Witton Park to notch the Herringthorp

  • Coldwell chases more glory

    Coldwell chases more glory

    By on Thu 28 Jan 2010

    FIGHT mentor Dave Coldwell aims to add to a catalogue of titles tonight—and will then switch his attention to helping steer David Haye towards the first defence of his world heavyweight championship.Rotherham promoter and trainer Coldwell will be in

  • Titans face must-win game

    Titans face must-win game

    By on Thu 28 Jan 2010

    IF ever there was a game Titans need to win, it’s tomorrow’s acid test against Moseley.The midlanders currently sit precariously perched in fifth-from-bottom slot, six points ahead of Rotherham, who have a game in hand. It’s a lifeline ch

  • Stadium work set for August start

    Stadium work set for August start

    By on Thu 28 Jan 2010

    ROTHERHAM United hope to start building their new stadium as early as August if the planning process goes to schedule.With the Guest and Chrimes site on Don Street having been secured, the project has cleared its first hurdle and chairman Tony Stewart and

  • 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