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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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McCrone won't flee Raiders

Jon Tuxworth Josh McCrone's manager has quashed speculation his client could seek a release to join Brisbane.

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Dogs on the scent to bring Maitua back to the kennel

Reni Maitua.

Andrew Webster, Jon Tuxworth In 2008, the Bulldogs had "no other option" but to sack a wayward Reni Maitua after missing one too many training sessions from one too many drinking sessions.

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Milford staying, says Raiders coach

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Canberra Raiders player Anthony Milford in action during the game against Parramatta Eels at Canberra Stadium. 
20 July 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders coach David Furner has dismissed speculation linking Anthony Milford to a move to Brisbane next year, insisting the rookie sensation is going nowhere.

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Milford not right fit for Broncos: mentor

WOLLONGONG, AUSTRALIA - JULY 27:  Anthony Milford of the Raiders scores a try during the round 20 match between the St George Illawarra Dragons and the Canberra Raiders at WIN Stadium on July 27, 2013 in Wollongong, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Anthony Milford's mentor believes Brisbane would be throwing the Raider to the wolves if they recruit him for 2014.

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Heading home could harm career: Wiki

Anthony Milford.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra legend urges Anthony Milford to choose carefully before deciding on move back to Brisbane.

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Terry Campese geared for big year, says Sterling

Terry Campese

Jon Tuxworth Parramatta great Peter Sterling has backed Raiders skipper Terry Campese to return to his best next season.

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Reece Robinson wants fullback jersey back long-term for Canberra Raiders

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Reece Robinson during warmups at the Raiders' captains run ahead of their match against the Roosters on Saturday
Filed: Friday, 9 August 2013 11:44:27 AM 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra flyer Reece Robinson has his sights set on regaining the No.1 jersey long-term.

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Papalii report risks Origin bid

Sport. Canberra Raiders V Brisbane Broncos at Canberra Stadium. Players at the end of the match. June10th 2013 Photograph by Graham Tidy, The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are confident Josh Papalii's Origin hopes won't be derailed by the judiciary after the back-rower was placed on report in the dying seconds of Canberra's 30-18 win over Brisbane...

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Judiciary could decide Papalii's Origin fate

Papalii

Jon Tuxworth A moment of madness could cost Josh Papalii a maiden Queensland jersey after he was placed on report in Canberra’s 30-18 win over Brisbane at Canberra Stadium on Monday night.

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Raiders v Broncos - what we learned

Sport. Canberra Raiders V Brisbane Broncos at Canberra Stadium. Jarrod Croker, right embraces team mates after scoring a try. June10th 2013 Photograph by Graham Tidy, The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth Five talking points from Canberra's 30-18 win over Brisbane in Round 13 of the NRL.

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Berrigan ready for Idris bout

Stuart Berrigan. The Canberra Raiders train at the club's headquarters in Bruce.

Jon Tuxworth In boxing terms, it's like throwing a featherweight into the ring against a heavyweight.

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Wighton the centre of attention on the wing

Jack Wighton of the Raiders poses after the round two NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Canberra Raiders at Skilled Park on March 10, 2012 in Gold Coast, Australia.  (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth HE WAS making his NRL debut after a tumultuous build-up, and had never played wing in his life.

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Loss sends Canberra from comfort zone to danger zone

Blake Ferguson of the Raiders

Jon Tuxworth WORLD beaters one week, cannon fodder the next.

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Raiders fans turn backs as over-confidence strikes again

Running away with it ... Raiders' Reece Robinson trys to stop William Zillman from scoring.

Jon Tuxworth World beaters one week, cannon fodder the next. The Canberra Raiders' consistency issues reared their ugly head again after they produced one of their most disappointing efforts of the year in a...

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In a nutshell: Raiders v Titans

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - JULY 15:  Jarrod Croker of the Raiders fends off a tackle by Scott Prince of the Titans during the round 19 NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Gold Coast Titans at  at Canberra Stadium on July 15, 2012 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Strapped for time? Take a look at the key issues from yesterday's clash between the Canberra Raiders and the Gold Coast Titans in just two minutes.

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Raiders fans turn backs as over-confidence strikes again

15 July 2012.  Sport.  Canberra Times Photo by Rohan Thomson. Raiders' Vs Gold Titans at Canberra Stadium. Raiders' Joel Thompson after the loss.


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Jon Tuxworth World beaters one week, cannon fodder the next. The Canberra Raiders' consistency issues reared their ugly head again after they produced one of their most disappointing efforts of the year in a...