Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth

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NRL trial in China 'should be long-term'

Jon Tuxworth The NRL has been urged not to give up on a proposed Raiders-Manly clash in China.

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Raiders to renew Souths-Logan link

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 17:  Anthony Milford of the Raiders reacts after dropping the ball while attempting to score a try during the round 23 NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Canterbury Bulldogs at Canberra Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are set to revive their affiliation with the Queensland Cup.

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Raiders riding on brotherly love

Jon Tuxworth Tight family bond led the way to Canberra.

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Canberra Raiders recruit Lagi Setu ready for a new mission

Sport. Raiders training at Bruce. New recruit, Lagi Setu, right, with Jack Wighton, at rehab training. November 6th. 2013 Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidy.

Jon Tuxworth When Lagi Setu reported for Melbourne Storm pre-season last year after his Mormon mission, the silence spoke volumes.

Papalii's future flying high

Josh Papalii

Jon Tuxworth Ruben Wiki says Josh Papalii's game-breaking ability can give Australia's ageing pack a new dimension.

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Canberra brothers helping USA defy the critics

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra's Stephen Howard has pledged to ''stick it up'' the USA's critics by helping them to a dream World Cup clash with Australia.

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McIntyre proud of Raiders legacy

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Canberra Raiders chairman John McIntyre will step down as chairman from his duties.
The Canberra Times
31 October 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth John McIntyre has seen it all in three decades with his beloved club, writes Jon Tuxworth.

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Jack Wighton re-signs with Canberra Raiders

Canberra Raiders player Jack Wighton.

Jon Tuxworth Anthony Milford next on Raiders' to-do list after Jack Wighton re-signs.

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Wayward stars leave bitter taste for McIntyre

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Canberra Raiders chairman John McIntyre will step down as chairman from his duties.
The Canberra Times
31 October 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Outgoing Raiders chairman John McIntyre believes the club may re-consider its future handling of wayward players.

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Stuart wants Raiders to bond quickly

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Coach Ricky Stuart unveils the clubs new billboard outside Raiders HQ
The Canberra Times
31 October 2013
Photo Jay Cronan
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Jon Tuxworth Ricky Stuart will use the opening weeks of his tenure to forge a ''nice, strong bond'' with his players.

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Raiders urged to suck it up

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Raiders player Josh McCrone in action during the game against the Canterbury Bulldogs.
The Canberra Times
17 August 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Dane Tilse and Josh McCrone have urged the club's off-contract senior stars to embrace the pressure.

Anthony Milford could be Canberra Raiders 'million dollar man'

Canberra Raiders player Anthony Milford.

Jon Tuxworth Former Canberra Raiders fullback Clinton Schifcofske believes Anthony Milford has the potential to become one of the NRL’s next "million dollar men".

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Canberra Raiders deal won't be impacted: Huawei

Huawei: Still banned from the NBN.

Jon Tuxworth Huawei has reaffirmed its sponsorship deal with the Canberra Raiders will not be impacted by its dealings with the federal government.

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Lee in Raiders' comfort zone

SPORT: Raiders v Warriors at Canberra stadium, Bruce. Raiders players Edrick Lee scores in the winning try. 13th April 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Jon Tuxworth ''I was just too comfortable in Canberra.'' Two years ago, Edrick Lee would never have said these words.

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Canberra Raiders' youngsters can use Cup as proving ground: Ricky Stuart

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 10: Anthony Milford from the Raiders in action during the round 22 NRL match between the Sydney Roosters and the Canberra Raiders at Allianz Stadium on August 10, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Brett Hemmings/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart wants star rookies Paul Vaughan and Anthony Milford to show their quality at the World Cup.

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Take us to the top, boys: Campese

SPORT: Raiders v Warriors at Canberra stadium, Bruce. Raiders players Edrick Lee scores in the winning try. 13th April 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Jon Tuxworth Canberra skipper Terry Campese has urged the club's other exciting youngsters to join Edrick Lee and commit long term.

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Channel Nine in favour of Canberra Raiders China match

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Jon Tuxworth The chances of the proposed Canberra-Manly game in China getting the green light have been boosted.

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Club doctors want to make safety priority

9th SEPTEMBER- 2012 -SPORT -STORY JON TUXWORTH- THE CANBERRA TIMES- PHOTO BY MELISSA ADAMS.
Canberra Raiders v Sharks at Canberra Stadium. Raiders player, Jarrod Croker leaves the field after sustaining a head injury.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders doctor Wilson Lo has revealed the simmering discontent within the NRL medical ranks, admitting some of his colleagues feel sidelined as some clubs put success ahead of player welfare.

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Kimmorley to stay at Raiders but in altered role

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Canberra Raiders new assistant Coach Brett Kimmorley
10 December 2012
The Canberra Times
Photo: Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Brett Kimmorley has given a strong indication he will remain on the Canberra Raiders' coaching staff next season, easing fears he would walk after Ricky Stuart was installed as head coach.

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Club doctors fear success is bigger priority than safety

9th SEPTEMBER- 2012 -SPORT -STORY JON TUXWORTH- THE CANBERRA TIMES- PHOTO BY MELISSA ADAMS.
Canberra Raiders v Sharks at Canberra Stadium. Raiders player, Jarrod Croker leaves the field after sustaining a head injury.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders doctor Wilson Lo has confirmed there is simmering discontent within the NRL medical ranks, admitting some of his colleagues feel sidelined as some clubs put on-field success ahead of...