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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Saturday Serve

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

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

League

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

Disappointment: Todd Carney leaves Raiders HQ after being sacked in 2008.

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

Tongue says compromise cannot be considered

Alan Tongue reflects on the completion of his 6 week program 'Deam' at at the Bimberi Youth Justice centre. 
11 December 2012
Photo: Rohan Thomson. The Canberra Times. 

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders legend Alan Tongue insists club culture cannot be compromised as troubled duo Josh Dugan and Blake Ferguson fight to save their Raiders careers.

League

Raiders sack absent Dugan

Photo from Josh Dugan's Instagram account, which he captioned:

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders admit they had no choice but to ''set loose'' another local junior for poor behaviour after ripping up the contract of star fullback Josh Dugan on Thursday.

Raiders' junior leaders vow to take more responsibility

JON TUXWORTH THEY'VE been unofficially dubbed the 'Junior Leadership Group' at Raiders headquarters.

League

Raiders' junior leaders vow to take more responsibility

Raiders training at Northbourne oval, Braddon. Jarrod Croker during training.

JON TUXWORTH THEY'VE been unofficially dubbed the 'Junior Leadership Group' at Raiders headquarters.

League

Riding the Raiders' rollercoaster

Riding the Raiders' rollercoaster

Lee Gaskin and Jon Tuxworth Grip tight Raiders fans. Please keep your arms and legs inside the ride at all times. Graph Canberra’s past eight seasons and the Green Machine resembles a rollercoaster.

League

Bronco on the radar

Raiders target Dane Gagai

Jon Tuxworth Canberra is hopeful Dane Gagai's strong relationship with Raiders development officer David Hamilton will be the ace up their sleeve in their battle to sign the discarded Bronco.

League

Raiders left with no option: Tongue

17th May 2012, Sport , Lee Gaskin ,  Canberra Times  Photo by Colleen Petch. Canberra Raiders training at West Belconnen Leagues club this morning. Coach David Furner has a chat with Josh Dugan

Jon Tuxworth Former Raiders skipper Alan Tongue believes the NRL's young stars need to accept their actions have ramifications for the entire club, backing Canberra's decision to stand down Blake Ferguson and...

League

My name is Earl, and I'm a Raider

Sandor Earl

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have signed Penrith outside back Sandor Earl for the rest of the year as it looks to bolster its injury-ravaged squad.

League

Raiders happy to give ex-Panther Earl a whirl

Sandor earl. pic shows Rugby League player Sandor Earl whose contract with the Sydney Roosters was not renewed after an alcohol related incident. 
Wednesday 17th December, 2009
SUN HERALD SPORT pics by anthony johnson SPECIAL 00000000

Jon Tuxworth Canberra fans remember him best for his brilliant athletic try against the Raiders during the 2010 finals.

League

Earl replaces Raider Low

Sandor Earl

Jon Tuxworth While Sandor Earl was meeting his new Canberra Raiders teammates yesterday, Drury Low was saying goodbye.