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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

League

Canberra Raiders' plan could have helped dumped Cronulla star Todd Carney, says Alan Tongue

Jon Tuxworth Sacked Cronulla star Todd Carney could have been one of the game's greats had he accepted Canberra Raiders' offer to help him.

League

Canberra Raiders overlook Terry Campese for clash with Cronulla

No nonsense: Terry Campese.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders skipper overlooked for selection for Sunday's trip to Cronulla, despite being passed fit.

League

Brisbane-bound Raider Anthony Milford shrugs off NRL salary investigation

Moving north: Canberra Raider Anthony Milford was interviewed by the NRL.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raider Anthony Milford says he has nothing to be concerned about after the Brisbane Broncos-bound star met with NRL salary-cap investigators last week.

League

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

Shaun Fensom.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders news, team naming this afternoon.

League

Time to 'drip feed' young talent for Canberra Raiders: Ben Ikin

Alan Tongue says Jack Ahearn is ready to step up to first grade for the Raiders.

Jon Tuxworth Ben Ikin has warned against the Raiders against throwing too many youngsters into the deep end.

Saturday Serve

NRL's X-Factor stars like Todd Carney seem drawn to scandal

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Jon Tuxworth Todd Carney. Josh Dugan. Blake Ferguson. Joel Monaghan. What do they all have in common?

League

Josh McCrone adjusting to his switch to hooker at Canberra Raiders

Raiders utility Josh McCrone admits he ran out of gas in his switch to hooker

Jon Tuxworth, Lee Gaskin Canberra Raiders bench hooker Josh McCrone says he is still adjusting to his bigger defensive workload.

League

What we learned: Canberra Raiders vs Melbourne Storm

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the NRL clash between the Raiders and the Storm at GIO Stadium on Sunday.

League

Josh McCrone next target in Canberra Raiders' retention spree

Josh McCrone at Raiders training last week.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have begun preliminary talks with Josh McCrone and his management as coach Ricky Stuart looks to continue his recent player-retention spree. 

League

Dive into league pays off for Bateman

Jon Tuxworth A few years ago, Luke Bateman was considering chasing Olympic glory in the pool.

League

No doubts Anthony Milford will still give his all for Canberra Raiders despite signing with Broncos

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders prop Tom Learoyd-Lahrs says Anthony Milford will give his all for the club next season.

League

Dog put down for Slater attack

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Chris Dutton, Jon Tuxworth James Graham committed one of the ''grubbiest acts'' in rugby league by biting Billy Slater's ear in the grand final and the NRL judiciary needs to ensure it never happens again, Canberra prop Brett...

League

Raiders to lose McFadden

13 January 2012, sport, story by Jon Tuxworth, Canberra Times photo by STUART WALMSLEY. The Canberra Raiders train at the club's headquarters in Bruce. Andrew McFadden and Matt McIlwrick watch Travis Waddell pass.

Jon Tuxworth CANBERRA RAIDERS coach David Furner insists he won't stand in assistant coach Andrew McFadden's way should he wish to quit his post to join the Warriors.

League

Fensom eyes step up for Raiders

4 September 2012. Sport. Canberra Times photo by Rohan Thomson. Raiders' Shaun Fensom ahead of their semi-final match against the Cronulla Sharks.


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Jon Tuxworth He's already a leader in his own right, now Shaun Fensom has declared himself ready to make it official should he be elevated into the Canberra Raiders' leadership group next season.

League

Noddy's a perfect fit for Raiders

Canberra Raiders new assistant Coach Brett Kimmorley.

Jon Tuxworth Former Canberra skipper Alan Tongue has endorsed new assistant Brett Kimmorley as the ''perfect fit''.

League

Tongue takes detainees under his wing

Alan Tongue reflects on the completion of his 6 week program 'Deam' at at the Bimberi Youth Justice centre.

Jon Tuxworth Alan Tongue is aiming to be as inspiring off the field as he was on it.

League

Give Campese time to recover: Daley

16  November  2010.........Canberra Times Photo by RICHARD BRIGGS..sport story by  James Buckley........Raiders Sam Williams and Terry Campese at team training at  Raiders HQ in Bruce.... SPECIAL 15

Jon Tuxworth Raiders legend Laurie Daley has urged Canberra to resist rushing Terry Campese back into its round one side.

Rugby League

Daley keeps McCrone on radar for Blues' utility role

Josh McCrone

Jon Tuxworth NSW Origin coach Laurie Daley has no qualms thrusting Josh McCrone into the Blues' utility bench role, declaring his chances won't be harmed if he doesn't spend time at hooker with Canberra.

Rugby League

Shillington gives nod to Fensom, McCrone

Shaun Fensom

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders prop David Shillington has endorsed Josh McCrone and Shaun Fensom as potential future captains after the duo were included in the club's leadership group.

League

No baby Blues for Duges

Josh Dugan

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders fullback Josh Dugan wants his NSW Blues jersey back for Origin redemption in July, but says he'd sacrifice any game to be present for the birth of his first child.