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Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson is the sports editor at The Canberra Times.

Sam Williams, scoring the final try with a collapsed lung.

Williams thought collapsed lung was flu

He played 60 minutes last weekend with a collapsed lung, but Canberra Raiders halfback Sam Williams thought his shortness of breath was simply due to the flu.

Canberra Raiders fullback Jordan Rapana.

Rapana re-signs with Raiders

The Canberra Raiders have re-signed winger Jordan Rapana for two years and the club hopes to boost its backline stocks even further in the coming days.

Jordan Rapana posted a picture on social media last year showing his indented skull.

Raiders winger denies he a diver

Accused of taking a dive by television commentators, Raiders winger Jordan Rapana has had scans for a suspected fractured cheekbone.

Canberra's Blake Austin takes on his old team the Wests Tigers this week.

Austin Canberra's spy against Tigers clubs

Raiders five-eighth Blake Austin has been contributing tips to Canberra's game-plan for the Wests Tigers, while Canberra has three replacements on standby for injured England international Josh Hodgson.

James Tamou could be wearing lime green in 2016 after discussing a mutual release from the North Queensland Cowboys.

Tamou still a chance to be a Raider in 2016

Australian representative prop James Tamou and the North Queensland Cowboys have discussed the possibility of a mutual release which could free him to join the Canberra Raiders in 2016.