Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson is the sports editor at The Canberra Times.


Mick Crawley tasked with sparking Canberra Raiders' faltering attack

Chris Wilson Returning Raiders assistant coach Mick Crawley says the Green Machine has the potential to click quick.


Anthony Milford to halves as Canberra Raiders make massive changes

Jordan Rapana hasn't played in the NRL since 2008.

Chris Wilson Raiders shift Anthony Milford to the halves and seek NRL permission to name Jordan Rapana at fullback.


Raiders go back to future in appointing new assistant coach Mick Crawley

The Raiders will reunite with former assistant coach, Mick Crawley.

Chris Wilson It's become a pitfall in recent seasons for NRL assistant coaches, but Canberra has welcomed back one of its former deputies, Mick Crawley.

Wests Tigers v Canberra Raiders

Canberra Raiders v Wests Tigers live blog.

Chris Wilson Live coverage as the Canberra Raiders take on the Wests Tigers at Campbelltown Stadium.

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Fullback remains No.1 target for Raiders as David Mead and Tautau Moga drop off

Gold Coast flyer David Mead was refused permission to talk to other clubs.

Adrian Proszenko, Chris Wilson Canberra's frustrating search for a replacement fullback for Anthony Milford continues.

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Paul Osborne's heart still with Canberra Raiders

Happy days: 1994 grand final hero Paul Osborne, with coach Tim Sheens.

Chris Wilson When Paul Osborne quit as chief executive of Parramatta in 2011, he was looking forward to the "quiet life".


Anthony Milford sticks up for Canberra and Raiders

Anthony Milford says he feels no extra pressure facing his future club, Brisbane, at Canberra Stadium on Monday night.

Chris Wilson Departing Raiders fullback Anthony Milford has come to Canberra's defence, saying the city and NRL club "doesn't deserve the bad rap it gets" and admitted it was a "really tough decision" to leave.


Ricky Stuart vows to continue aggressive recruitment program at Canberra Raiders

Juggling act: Raiders coach Ricky Stuart.

Chris Wilson Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has vowed to "push forward with an aggressive recruitment program".

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Canberra Raiders must hold nerve and say no too

Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says he will continue the aggressive recruitment campaign.

Chris Wilson Saturday Serve: Where does the Canberra Raiders' recruitment strategy go from here?


Terry Campese calls for NRL to reward club loyalty after James Tedesco backflip

Reneged: James Tedesco will stay with the Tigers.

Chris Wilson Wests Tigers fullback James Tedesco has reneged on a $2million three-year deal at Canberra.


Canberra coach Ricky Stuart promises rebuild at Raiders like he did at Eels

Stuart enraged many Eels fans when he quit the club at the end of last year, one season into a three-year deal, after sacking 12 players on Parramatta's roster.

Chris Wilson Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says he is happy to watch Parramatta's resurgence this season, adding he did a "good job" initiating the rebuild at the Eels as he pushes for sweeping changes to the...

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Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart fined, but honesty the best policy


Chris Wilson Straight up, I don't think Ricky Stuart's post-match press conference warranted a $10,000 fine from the NRL last weekend but ...


Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart fined $10,000

Raiders coach Ricky Stuart.

Chris Wilson The NRL has fined Raiders coach Ricky Stuart $10,000 for criticising referees and using foul language.

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Canberra Raiders go looking for heart at spiritual Seiffert

Raiders captain Terry Campese trains at Seiffert Oval on Wednesday night.

Chris Wilson They have played like a park football team for the past two weeks, and so on Wednesday night the Canberra Raiders trained like one.

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How do you solve a problem like the Canberra Raiders?

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Chris Wilson Take the coaching clipboard for a second, what would your ideas be to solve the problems facing the Canberra club.


Ricky Stuart says NSW rep snubs give Maroons upper hand

Raiders Coach Ricky Stuart.

Chris Wilson Ricky Stuart has taken a swipe at NRL clubs withdrawing players from this weekend's representative fixtures.


Jack Wighton regrets reaction after Raiders loss

Chris Wilson Jack Wighton says he was hurting after Sunday's big loss to Manly, despite a social media post that has irritated some supporters.


Storm in a teacup as NRL clears up controversy over Raiders' win

Correct decision: Melbourne Storm captain Cameron Smith, No. 9, debates the Sisa Waqa no try decision.

Chris Wilson The NRL has defended the video referee's crucial decision in the Raiders' win over Melbourne.


Raiders teammates Jack Wighton and Jarrod Croker at centre of Country battle

Jarrod Croker has been in career best form in 2014.

Chris Wilson Raiders teammates Jack Wighton and Jarrod Croker could be fighting for the same position in the NSW Country backline.


Canberra Raiders campaign for equality in free-to-air television and funding

Canberra Raiders chief Don Furner.

Chris Wilson Raiders chief executive Don Furner says the club will fight to block any moves by Channel Nine to scrap fixed scheduling and says Canberra hopes to receive future compensation for a lack of...