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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


Canberra Raiders slash ticket prices for grand final reunion clash against Canterbury Bulldogs

Jon Tuxworth Canberra rugby league royalty will be on hand for the Raiders next home game against Canterbury, but ticket prices have been slashed to commemorate the club's last premiership in 1994. 

Rugby League

Henry the man to lead Raiders revival: Ryan

TOWNSVILLE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 26:  Neil Henry the coach of the Cowboys speaks to the media in the post match press conference t the end of the round 20 NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the Brisbane Broncos at 1300SMILES Stadium on July 26, 2013 in Townsville, Australia.  (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

Chris Dutton and Jon Tuxworth Rugby league coaching great Warren Ryan insists Neil Henry is the ''ideal'' man to lead the Canberra Raiders out of their darkest days.

Rugby League

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

Berrigan has timing on his side

Sport. Raiders training session at the West belconnen Leagues Club was an opposed session, officiated by NRL referees. Shaun Berrigan.  January 18th. 2013 Pic. Graham Tidy The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth He may be the third oldest player in the NRL, but Shaun Berrigan insists he has the motor to be Canberra's starting hooker in round one.


Clews gives Raiders clues to form

30 July 2012. Sport. Canberra Times photo by Rohan Thomson. Coach David Furner at Raiders' recovery at CISAC today.


Jon Tuxworth Sports psychologist Gaylene Clews has urged Canberra to rectify its insipid home performances by pinpointing the reasons behind the Raiders' outstanding recent form on the road.


Fensom an inspiration: Lazarus

Pic shows Raiders player, Shaun Fensom during training at Raiders HQ, Bruce.

Jon Tuxworth Glenn Lazarus believes Canberra Raiders lock Shaun Fensom can emulate Bradley Clyde by lifting the players around him with his relentless thirst for work.


A tackling machine

Shaun Fensom.

Jon Tuxworth HE'S KNOWN as one of the NRL's greatest tackling machines, but former Canberra skipper Alan Tongue believes the attacking game of Raiders lock Shaun Fensom is vastly underrated.


Waddell back in but more changes are on the way

Jon Tuxworth Assistant coach Justin Morgan has admitted the reprieve given to out-of-favour hooker Travis Waddell may not be the only change to the Canberra Raiders' line-up for Sunday's crucial clash at Manly.


Stick with Williams: Kimmorley

4th July 2012, Story by Jon Tuxworth,  Canberra Times Photo, Colleen Petch,  Raiders training at HQ this morning. Sam Williams runs past coach David Furner.

Jon Tuxworth Brett Kimmorley believes Canberra's gamble of playing Josh Dugan at five-eighth is doomed to fail, urging the Raiders to place their faith in Sam Williams for the rest of the year.