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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Josh McCrone ready to fight for Canberra Raiders halves spot

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raider Josh McCrone has indicated he is ready to fight to regain his halves spot in 2015.

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Josh McCrone backs Terry Campese to prove doubters wrong

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders halfback Josh McCrone has backed Terry Campese to bounce back from recent criticism.

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Josh McCrone ready to lead Canberra Raiders out of NRL slump

Jon Tuxworth Josh McCrone has had enough of feeling ''helpless'' sitting on the bench while his teammates struggle on the field. 

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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. 

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NRL: Josh McCrone won't shirk defensive duties

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Portrait of The Canberra Raiders' Josh McCrone
Filed: Thursday, 30 January 2014 6:26:05 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders half-cum-hooker Josh McCrone is bracing for an early baptism of fire by rival packs.

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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.

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Laurie Daley says Blake Austin would be 'great boost' for Canberra Raiders

Blake Austin is a chance to join the Raiders.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra's greatest five-eighth, Laurie Daley, believes key recruiting target Blake Austin would be a "great boost for the club", but warned Wests Tigers they'd be foolish to let him go.

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What we learned: Raiders v Eels

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Raiders' 33-20 win over the Eels at Canberra Stadium on Saturday.

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Canberra Raiders Shaun Fensom vows to return from knee injury for round one next year

Agony: Raiders hard-man Shaun Fensom after injuring his knee against the Warriors.

Jon Tuxworth Injured Canberra Raiders lock Shaun Fensom says he wanted to play on with a ruptured anterior ligament.

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Canberra Raiders halfback Mitch Cornish handed first starting berth

Starting half: Mitch Cornish.

Jon Tuxworth Rookie halfback given golden opportunity to lock down the no.7 jersey long term.

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Canberra Raiders consider welcoming halfback Sam Williams back to the fold

After a stint with the Dragons, Sam Williams could return to the Raiders.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders could go back to the future in its quest to solve its playmaking dilemma.

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Retiring Raider Brett White backs Jarrod Croker, Shaun Fensom as future captaincy candidates

Retiring Raiders prop Brett White says the club's young leaders will step up next year.

Jon Tuxworth Retiring Canberra Raider Brett White is adamant his departure and Terry Campese's uncertain future won't create a leadership void next season, and backs backing Jarrod Croker or Shaun Fensom as...

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Canberra Raiders begin cleanout as Learoyd-Lahrs, Robinson move on

Jon Tuxworth Reece Robinson and Tom Learoyd-Lahrs headline a number of players who will leave the Canberra Raiders next season as coach Ricky Stuart begins a similar cleanout he orchestrated at Parramatta. 

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Mitch Cornish admits brief halves partnership with Anthony Milford ''bittersweet''

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders youngster Mitch Cornish admits it's bittersweet his blossoming halves partnership with Anthony Milford will come to a screeching halt after just two NRL games. 

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Canberra Raiders re-sign hooker Kurt Baptiste for two years

Raiders hooker Kurt Baptiste  has re-signed for the club.

Jon Tuxworth The Raiders will have four contenders for the No.9 jersey next year after hooker Kurt Baptiste re-signed.

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Fractured skull rules out Canberra Raiders fullback Jordan Rapana for the season

Injured: Jordan Rapana's season is over after he suffered a fractured skull during Canberra's loss to the Dragons on Saturday.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders' injury crisis has gone from bad to worse - fullback Jordan Rapana will miss the rest of the season with a fractured skull and stand-in captain Brett White will be out for at...

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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.

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What we learned: Canberra Raiders v New Zealand Warriors

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Warriors' 54-18 win over the Raiders at Canberra Stadium.

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Canberra Raiders embarrassed by Warriors as season hits new low

Sealed with a kiss: Warriors centre Konrad Hurrell scores against the Raiders.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders centre Jarrod Croker described his side's display as ''garbage'' and ''embarrassing'' after a horror loss to the Warriors.

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Melbourne Storm v Canberra Raiders

Storm v Raiders live blog.

Jon Tuxworth The Melbourne Storm host the Canberra Raiders at AAMI Park, from 5.0pm (AEST) Saturday.

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