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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Embarrassed Raiders 'sharing the pain' of supporters

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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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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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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Canberra Raiders in danger of worst home record in club history

Josh McCrone is primed for a big game against the Rabbitohs.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are in danger of finishing with the worst home record in club history and erasing the 1982 wooden spooners from the history books. 

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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.

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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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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.

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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. 

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Canberra Raiders sign Sisa Waqa to two-year deal

Sisa Waqa, pictured here playing for the Melbourne Storm, is set to join the Raiders.

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

David Shillington to use clash with Burgess boys to push for Four Nations berth

David Shillington is aiming for national selection at the end of the season.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders prop David Shillington will use Monday night's stoush with South Sydney's Burgess brothers as an audition to reignite his representative career and push for a Four Nations berth.

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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What we learnt: Melbourne Storm v Canberra Raiders

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

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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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 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. 

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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. 

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Raiders unlikely to lobby NRL for salary cap relief

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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. 

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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.