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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Raider David Shillington welcomes tough line on dangerous tackles

Jon Tuxworth David Shillington has applauded the NRL's tough new stance on cannonball and crusher tackles.

League

What we learned: Canberra Raiders v Gold Coast Titans

Injured Raiders winger Edrick Lee.

Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the NRL round three game between the Raiders and the Titans.

League

Canberra Raiders ready to fight back against South Sydney Rabbitohs

Jarrod Croker dressed as a viking for a TV promotion.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are preparing for Souths to adopt a siege mentality in Sydney on Sunday.

Rugby League

Canberra Raiders fall foul of Titans’ gamesmanship

Greg Bird of the Titans struggles to get off a tackled player as referee Brett Suttor looks on.

Jon Tuxworth NRL rules committee member Darren Lockyer says the belief some teams are deliberately conceding penalties to reset their defensive line under pressure is likely to be discussed, admitting it’s...

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Canberra Raiders to keep faith in outside back stocks

Canberra youngster Jack Wighton.

Jon Tuxworth The Raiders are likely to resist recruiting outside back reinforcements, despite Edrick Lee's injury.

League

What we learned: Rabbitohs vs Raiders

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 28: Ben Te'o of the Rabbitohs is tackled during the round 16 NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Canberra Raiders at ANZ Stadium on June 28, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Rabbitohs' big win over the Raiders

League

Stopping Inglis our top task: Shillington

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 08:  Greg Inglis of the Rabbitohs offloads the ball during the Second NRL Qualifying Final match between the Melbourne Storm and the South Sydney Rabbitohs at AAMI Park on September 8, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders launched 'Operation Stop GI' at training yesterday in a desperate attempt to break Greg Inglis's stranglehold over them before tonight's semi-final against Souths.

Canberra plan to starve bogy men Inglis and Luke of space

Inglis

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders launched ''Operation Stop GI'' at training yesterday in a desperate attempt to break Greg Inglis's stranglehold over them before tonight's semi-final against Souths.

League

Raiders bundled out by Bunnies

David Shillington

Jon Tuxworth In a heartbreaking night for the Canberra Raiders, the Rabbitohs ran over the top of the visitors in a 38-16 win.

League

Raiders' season heading South

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 25:  Sam Burgess of the Rabbitohs is tackled during the round 12 NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Canberra Raiders at ANZ Stadium on May 25, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth A dark week for Canberra became even more miserable last night after South Sydney made the Raiders look inept in defence.

League

Raiders eye versatile Tigers star Moltzen to boost playing stocks

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 17:  Tim Moltzen of the Tigers in action scoring during the round 15 NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the Sydney Roosters at Leichhardt Oval on June 17, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have confirmed their interest in luring controversial utility Tim Moltzen to the club should his contract negotiations break down with Wests Tigers.