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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Raiders to stick with Ricky Stuart, says club boss

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders boss Don Furner insists coach Ricky Stuart has the full backing of the club and will be given the full term of his three year deal to turn the embattled club around. 

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The NRL's 'forgotten man' Edrick Lee keen to make up for lost time

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Jon Tuxworth It's hard to believe Canberra Raiders youngster Edrick Lee is rugby league's forgotten man. 

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Jordan Rapana on a mission to be the Canberra Raiders' new No.1 gun

Jordan Rapana will return to the NRL with the Raiders on Saturday.

Jon Tuxworth Is Jordan Rapana the cut-priced saviour to the Canberra Raiders' fullback dilemma?

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Allan Langer urges Brisbane Broncos to take punt on Canberra Raiders star Anthony Milford in halves

Brisbane-bound Raider Anthony Milford.

Jon Tuxworth Brisbane great Allan Langer has urged the Broncos to take a punt on Anthony Milford at five-eighth.

Jordan Rapana signs new one year deal with Canberra Raiders

Jordan Rapana has signed a new one year deal with the Raiders

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders 'comeback kid' Jordan Rapana has capped off a memorable week by re-signing with the club for next season. 

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Unwanted Canberra Raider Tom Learoyd-Lahrs on Melbourne Storm radar

On the outer: Raiders forward Tom Learoyd-Lahrs.

Jon Tuxworth Unwanted Raider Tom Learoyd-Lahrs could reunite with former NSW Origin mentor Craig Bellamy at Melbourne.

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Nathan Hindmarsh credits Ricky Stuart for Parramatta's roster revival

Raiders coach Ricky Stuart.

Jon Tuxworth Nathan Hindmarsh says Ricky Stuart deserves some credit for luring quality players to the Eels.

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What we learned: Canberra Raiders v New Zealand Warriors

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Warriors' 54-18 win over the Raiders at Canberra Stadium.

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Canberra Raiders embarrassed by Warriors as season hits new low

Sealed with a kiss: Warriors centre Konrad Hurrell scores against the Raiders.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders centre Jarrod Croker described his side's display as ''garbage'' and ''embarrassing'' after a horror loss to the Warriors.

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The shunned, the favoured: Player-time stats reveal Ricky Stuart's plan for Canberra Raiders

Big-name recruit Bill Tupou has played only five games for the Raiders in 2014.

Jon Tuxworth These are the statistics that show why the Canberra Raiders NRL squad is in need of a major overhaul and why coach Ricky Stuart is pleading with fans to be patient as he rebuilds the team.

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NZ Warriors coach Andrew McFadden insists he doesn't have point to prove in Canberra return

Acting head coach of the Warriors Andrew McFadden.

Jon Tuxworth New Zealand Warriors coach Andrew McFadden still has a ''soft spot'' for the Raiders, but says there is no room for sentiment with his side's finals hopes on the line at Canberra Stadium on Sunday.

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Raiders skipper Terry Campese says wooden spoon 'my worst nightmare'

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Jon Tuxworth His childhood dream was to win a premiership with the Raiders, but Canberra skipper Terry Campese is now staring his ''worst nightmare'' in the face.  

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Canberra Raiders vice-captain Brett White to retire at end of season

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders vice-captain Brett White has announced he will retire at the end of the season. 

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Embarrassed Raiders 'sharing the pain' of supporters

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Jon Tuxworth Disconsolate Canberra Raiders players labelled their latest inept showing against Souths as ''embarrassing'' and assured fans they're sharing their pain after a ninth loss in 11 games. 

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Canberra Raiders versus South Sydney - What we learned

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Rabbitohs' 34-18 win over Canberra.

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Ricky Stuart blasts Canberra Raiders after loss to South Sydney Rabbitohs

Canberra Raiders v South Sydney Rabbitohs at Canberra Stadium.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart labelled his side’s basic errors of ‘’Queensland or NSW Cup standard’’ as the Raiders’ wooden spoon odds shortened with a 34-18 home...

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Goulburn keeps top two hopes alive with Canberra Raiders cup win over West Belconnen

Mick Picker was impressive for the Bulldogs on Sunday.

Jon Tuxworth Goulburn has kept its Canberra Raiders Cup top two hopes alive with a 28-16 win over West Belconnen.

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Paul Vaughan challenges Canberra Raiders to continue round of upsets to avoid wooden spoon

Paul Vaughan is adamant the Raiders can avoid the wooden spoon.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders prop Paul Vaughan has challenged the side.

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Manager of off-contract Mitch Cornish bides his time for contract talks

Young Raiders gun Mitch Cornish is off contract at the end of next year.

Jon Tuxworth The manager of Canberra Raiders youngster Mitch Cornish says he doesn't plan on starting contract extension talks with the club ''until the timing's right''. 

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Aaron Gorrell makes comeback in Queanbeyan Kangaroos win

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Jon Tuxworth Queanbeyan Kangaroos coach Aaron Gorrell has stopped short of confirming a full scale comeback after playing his first match in over a year since retiring through injury.