Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth

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Treatment of Shillington a disgrace: Akermanis

Jon Tuxworth Outspoken former AFL star Jason Akermanis says public criticism from players should be encouraged.

League

Wish you were here: Raiders go on tour

Jon Tuxworth The Raiders could rack up the frequent-flyer miles next season, with games in China, Perth and Mudgee on the agenda.

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Raiders maul Tigers in Holden Cup

Jon Tuxworth It's not often a coach describes his team as ''jaded'' after winning a semi-final by 20 points.

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Raiders look to Perth as cash cow

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Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have revived talks to take a home game to Perth next season.

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Young stars' rise stalled by cap: Payten

SPORT: Canberra Raiders player Mitch Cornish is in line to make his NRL debut this sunday night at Canberra Stadium against the Cronulla Sharks.   4th SEPTEMBER 2013 .Photograph by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth Wests Tigers under-20s coach Todd Payten has demanded the second-tier salary cap be radically overhauled.

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Papalii no token pick: Sheens

Sport. Raiders captain's run at West Belconnen. Josh Papalii. July 19th 2013 Canberra Times Photograph by Graham Tidy.
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Jon Tuxworth Axed Raiders coach David Furner has campaigned for the inclusion of Josh Papalii in Australia's World Cup squad.

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Raiders rookies out to avoid trouble

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders under-20s coach Mick Mantelli is adamant Friday's cut-throat semi-final against Wests Tigers won't be marred by violence.

League

Mitch pitch for Milford to stay

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 halfback Mitch Cornish has implored good friend Anthony Milford to remain loyal to the Raiders.

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Milford raids Meninga Medal

NEWS: Canberra Raiders annual presentation night at the AIS arena,
Bruce. Raiders players l-r Anthony Milford and Sami Sauiluma. 11th
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Jon Tuxworth Anthony Milford has become only the third teenager to win the Mal Meninga Medal.

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Milford keeps his options open

Anthony Milford.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders rookie Anthony Milford admits his future at the club hinges heavily on who coaches the side next year.

Rugby League

Stuart's ruthless edge right for Raiders: Daley

SPORT  - Ricky Stuart celebrity pro-am at Royal Canberra Golf Course, Parramatta coach Ricky Stuart all smiles  ,  Yarralumla , Canberra.                                                                                                                                                                   25th  February  2013.                                                                                                                                                                  Photo by, Colleen Petch of The Canberra Times.

Lee Gaskin and Jon Tuxworth Raiders great Laurie Daley says Ricky Stuart is a no-brainer to be the next Canberra coach.

Rugby League

Raiders’ agony finally over for season 2013

SPORT: Raiders v Cronulla-Sutherland at Canberra stadium, Bruce..Raiders players react after the Sharks score another try . 8th SEPTEMBER 2013 .Photograph by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth Like Australia under Tony Abbott, the Canberra Raiders will be under ''new management'' in 2014.

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Canberra hasn't offered me the job, says Stuart

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 01:  Eels coach Ricky Stuart looks dejected during the round four NRL match between the Sydney Roosters and the Parramatta Eels at Allianz Stadium on April 1, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Parramatta coach Ricky Stuart is adamant he is yet to be sounded out by Canberra powerbrokers.

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Understrength Sharks take five to end Raiders’ season

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra's new coach will have a big task ahead of him after the Raiders ended their season from hell on Sunday with a sixth straight loss, 38-18 to an understrength Cronulla.

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No fairytale finish as Raiders exit

SPORT: ?Canberra Raiders players and staff ?arrive back at HQ, Bruce. Raiders player Joel Thompson gives a wave to the camera. ?21st August??2013. Photo by Melissa Adams of The Canberra Times
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Jon Tuxworth Joel Thompson regrets leaving the Raiders without having won an NRL premiership.

Rugby League

Reliving the Raiders' year from hell

Jon Tuxworth ■ NOVEMBER 24, 2012: Blake Ferguson is fined $5000 by the Raiders and ordered to do community work after being ejected from Canberra's Foreshore music festival for allegedly spitting on patrons.

Berrigan blasts a selfish star

Shaun Berrigan

Jon Tuxworth Retiring Canberra Raider Shaun Berrigan has launched a parting shot at sacked teammate Blake Ferguson, blasting his selfish approach which has helped derail the club's season.

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Berrigan takes swipe at Blake

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Jon Tuxworth Retiring Raider Shaun Berrigan has launched a parting shot at sacked teammate Blake Ferguson.

Cornish calls for change to second-tier cap

SPORT: Canberra Raiders player Mitch Cornish is in line to make his NRL debut this sunday night at Canberra Stadium against the Cronulla Sharks.   4th SEPTEMBER 2013 .Photograph by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders youngster Mitch Cornish denied NRL debut again by salary cap rules.

League

Fall from grace imminent with Ferguson unlikely to front Raiders board

Blake Ferguson

Chris Wilson, Lee Gaskin, Jon Tuxworth ''I don't want to talk about it.''

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