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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


Canberra Raiders sign Sisa Waqa to two-year deal

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have signed Melbourne Storm winger Sisa Waqa for the next two years. 


Canberra Raider Reece Robinson to resolve his future soon, says manager

Reece Robinson.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders winger Reece Robinson has attracted solid interest from rival clubs.


Slater urges Milford to embrace challenge of being the 'go to' man

Anthony Milford is tackled by Storm's Cooper Cronk on Saturday.

Jon Tuxworth Billy Slater says Anthony Milford must learn to deal with the pressure of being a marked man. 

Melbourne Storm v Canberra Raiders

Storm v Raiders live blog.

Jon Tuxworth The Melbourne Storm host the Canberra Raiders at AAMI Park, from 5.0pm (AEST) Saturday.

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Melbourne Storm shut down Anthony Milford in crucial 28-14 win over Canberra Raiders


Jon Tuxworth No Anthony Milford, no Canberra Raiders?


What we learnt: Melbourne Storm v Canberra Raiders

Reece Robinson.

Jon Tuxworth The Raiders were in the match for an hour, but were torn apart on the edges by the Storm when it counted.


Canberra Raiders keen to re-sign Jarrod Croker

Jarrod Croker is a priority re-signing for the Raiders.

Lee Gaskin and Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders will make re-signing centre Jarrod Croker beyond next season a priority.


Canberra Raiders out to break 'milestone curse' for Shaun Fensom's 100th match

Shaun Fensom.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders news, team naming this afternoon.


Terry Campese's Gold Coast display a season best: Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart

Terry Campese played his best game of the year against the Gold Coast.

Jon Tuxworth He took 60 metres to catch David Taylor in one of the NRL's most unlikely foot races, but Terry Campese is winning the race to find his best form. 


Raiders unlikely to lobby NRL for salary cap relief

Brenko Lee

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are unlikely to lobby the NRL again to be granted a salary cap exemption despite their outside back crisis worsening with a hamstring injury to Brenko Lee. 

Canberra Raiders left out Brett White for tactics, not form, says Ricky Stuart

Brett White was left out of the Raiders' team against the Titans.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart says Brett White's omission from the Raiders on Sunday was because of tactics not form. 


Anthony Milford magic pilots Canberra Raiders to win on the Gold Coast

Fullback on fire: Canberra's Anthony Milford was instrumental in the big win over the Titans on the Gold Coast.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra whiz kid Anthony Milford gave Queensland rugby league fans a dress rehearsal of the treat in store for them next year with a majestic two-try display in Canberra’s 36-20 win on the...

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Canberra Raiders' Reece Robinson gets late reprieve for Gold Coast Titans clash

Reece Robinson is off contract at the end of the season and must seize his chance to prove his long-term worth.

Jon Tuxworth The salary cap drama which cost Canberra Raiders rookie Jeremy Hawkins a debut has given Reece Robinson a chance to play for his future.


Raiders star Jarrod Croker backs call for second-tier salary cap changes

Raiders centre Jarrod Croker is disappointed he won't get a chance to play alongside Jeremy Hawkins this weekend.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders centre Jarrod Croker says it is "devastating" Jeremy Hawkins won't make his NRL debut.


Gungahlin Bulls coach backs Lincoln Withers to step up in ''must win'' game

Gungahlin Bulls No.7 Lincoln Withers, right, with teammate Dave Howell.

Jon Tuxworth Gungahlin coach Michael Slater has backed star half Lincoln Withers to find his best form this week.


Gambling 'not epidemic' in NRL, but players have no excuse says Raider Brett White

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders welfare officer David Thom says players can no longer plead ignorance about betting on NRL matches. 


Jeremy Hawkins to debut for Canberra Raiders against Gold Coast

Canberra Raiders debutant Jeremy Hawkins.

Jon Tuxworth Hawkins joins Mitch Cornish, Shannon Boyd, Matt Allwood and Brenko Lee on Raiders' 2014 debutant list.


Canberra Raiders seek second female board member as NRL demands more women representation

Raiders' chairman Allan Hawke.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders want to become just the second NRL team with two female board members. 


NRL boss David Smith assures Canberra Raiders junior concessions are coming

Staying positive: Brett White (left), with Shaun Fensom, says the Raiders will continue to fight.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are confident junior player concessions will be included in the salary cap by next season after NRL boss David Smith reassured them he intends to honour his promise in Canberra...


Canberra Raiders Cup contender West Belconnen defies 'bottom' slur

Bobby Roberts in action.

Jon Tuxworth A lyric in West Belconnen's victory song says ''started at the bottom now we're here''.