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David Furner has Raiders in his sights as Cowboys' new assistant coach

Sport.  Canberra Raiders coach David Furner with players Glen Buttriss and Shaun Fensom during training at Raiders HQ.  2 August 2013 Canberra Times Photo by Jeffrey Chan

It's still 88 days away, but axed Canberra Raiders coach David Furner has wasted no time joining North Queensland to prepare for a mouth-watering round one stoush with his old side.

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David Furner: I'm ready to move on from Raiders

Chris Wilson Former Canberra Raiders coach David Furner says the club will always remain ''a big part of my life''.

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David Furner sacked by Raiders

David Furner

Brad Walter Raiders coach David Furner has been sacked, with assistant Andrew Dunneman to take over for the remainder of the season.

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David Furner jumps at gig to help Kangaroos

Chris Wilson, Chris Dutton Sacked Raiders coach David Furner will take the first step to reviving his career in Papua New Guinea this month.

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Craig Fitzgibbon to join Kangaroos coaching ranks

Craig Fitzgibbon with fellow Roosters assistant coach Jason Taylor.

Michael Carayannis Former Australian player Craig Fitzgibbon has rejoined the Kangaroos ranks after being added to Tim Sheens’ coaching staff.

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Canberra Raiders and Melbourne Storm recent history

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Lee Gaskin The Raiders and the Storm have had some memorable encounters in the past three years. Here's a quick look at the past six meetings between the two sides.

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Canberra Raiders chairman Allan Hawke spills the beans

In for the long haul: Raiders' chairman Allan Hawke.

Jon Tuxworth Will things change under the leadership of new Raiders chairman Allan Hawke? He speaks candidly to Jon Tuxworth.

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Ricky Stuart urges Canberra Raiders to dial out for club culture

Ricky Stuart during his playing days at the Canberra Raiders. The new Raiders head coach is trying to instill a sense of pride in the club within the current playing group.

Chris Wilson Canberra Raiders players have been dialing in to the club's rich history.

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Loss to North Queensland Cowboys shows Canberra Raiders where the gaps are

TOWNSVILLE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 08:  Johnathan Thurston of the Cowboys smiles during the post match press conference after winning the round one NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the Canberra Raiders at 1300SMILES Stadium on March 8, 2014 in Townsville, Australia.  (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth After letting a 16-0 lead slip from their grasp, Saturday's 28-22 loss to North Queensland in Townsville will sting the Canberra Raiders.

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NRL: North Queensland Cowboys loss to sting Canberra Raiders

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Jon Tuxworth After letting a 16-0 lead slip from their grasp, Saturday’s 28-22 loss to North Queensland in Townsville will sting the Canberra Raiders.

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Pressure of a Sticky situation

News/Sport.  Canberra raiders' Ricky Stuart holds his first press conference as incoming coach. Canberra Times photo by Karleen Minney. 16th September 2013.

Chris Wilson Ricky Stuart isn't exactly prepared to join hands in the walk down memory lane to the last time the Raiders won the premiership.

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North Queensland Cowboys' defence key to Auckland Nines win over Brisbane Broncos

Tariq Sims

Brad Walter When Johnathan Thurston was rested from North Queensland's squad for the Auckland Nines, bookmakers posted the Cowboys' odds at 25-1 but they - like just about everyone else - had little...

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New NRL technology will measure refs' policing of the 10 metres

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Brad Walter "Get 'em onside ref" has been an age-old cry in rugby league but for the first time NRL match officials will be measured on how well they police the 10-metre rule in games.

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NRL: New season, new leadership ethos for Canberra Raiders

Chris Wilson Canberra Raiders skipper Terry Campese vows he and the newly appointed 'Group 82' will lead by example this year.

Campese vows Raiders will put disaster of 2013 behind them

Chris Wilson Canberra have dumped the term ''senior leadership group'' as skipper Terry Campese vowed he and his newly appointed deputies were determined to lead by example.

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Brett White says Canberra Raiders eager to put turmoil behind them

Jon Tuxworth Raiders vice-captain Brett White believes the turmoil that crippled the club's 2013 season is behind them

England prop Lee Mossop eyes round 10 for debut with Parramatta Eels

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James Macsmith, Jon Tuxworth England prop Lee Mossop has revealed he won't be fit to make his Parramatta debut until mid-season as he recovers from shoulder surgery.

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Slide in club memberships throws Canberra Raiders

SPORT: Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm at Canberra stadium, Bruce. Raiders fans brave the cold conditions.. 4th August 2013 .Photo by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times..

Jon Tuxworth, Lee Gaskin The Canberra Raiders have talked up a new culture but fans are still to be convinced.

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Raiders urged to suck it up

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Raiders player Josh McCrone in action during the game against the Canterbury Bulldogs.
The Canberra Times
17 August 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Dane Tilse and Josh McCrone have urged the club's off-contract senior stars to embrace the pressure.

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Stuart wants Raiders to bond quickly

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Coach Ricky Stuart unveils the clubs new billboard outside Raiders HQ
The Canberra Times
31 October 2013
Photo Jay Cronan
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Jon Tuxworth Ricky Stuart will use the opening weeks of his tenure to forge a ''nice, strong bond'' with his players.