Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth

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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Raiders v Eels - what we learned

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Canberra Raiders player Sami Sauiluma in action during the game against  Parramatta Eels at Canberra Stadium. 
20 July 2013
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Jon Tuxworth Five talking points from Canberra's 14-0 win over Parramatta on Saturday.

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White eyes a return against Eels

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 22: Brett White of the Raiders takes a drink while bleeding from a cut during the round 15 NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the Canberra Raiders at Campbelltown Sports Stadium on June 22, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Raiders prop Brett White declares himself a certainty to return for next week's clash with Parramatta.

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Papalii keen to pile pain on spurned Eels

Sport. Raiders captain's run at West Belconnen. Josh Papalii. July 19th 2013 Canberra Times Photograph by Graham Tidy.
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Jon Tuxworth Eels coach Ricky Stuart must have watched Josh Papalii's rise to a Maroons jersey through gritted teeth.

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Eels get in early to sign Raider Papalii

SPORT - Canberra Raiders captain's run at Bruce Stadium, Josh Papalii has a laugh , Bruce .  Canberra.                             22nd  February  2013.                                                                                                                                                                  Photo by, Colleen Petch of The Canberra Times.

Lee Gaskin, Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have lost the battle to retain Josh Papalii, with reports the hard-hitting forward has signed a lucrative deal with Parramatta.

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Eels feeling court out

SPORT - Canberra Raiders captain's run at Bruce Stadium, Josh Papalii has a laugh , Bruce .  Canberra.                             22nd  February  2013.                                                                                                                                                                  Photo by, Colleen Petch of The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth Parramatta has threatened legal action after Josh Papalii on Friday back-flipped on a three-year deal to remain with Canberra

Grilled Eels pose a tasty challenge

David Shillington

Jon Tuxworth CANBERRA skipper David Shillington has warned his side to brace for an early Parramatta ambush after its players were forced to face its angry fan base during the week.

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Young Raiders romp home over Eels

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders under-20s skipper Mitch Cornish believes his side's greatest obstacle may be complacency after its impressive 62-30 win over Parramatta at Canberra Stadium yesterday.

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Raiders out to restore 'fortress' Canberra Stadium

Raiders Coach Ricky Stuart

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has implored his side to avoid complacency to snap their horror home streak. 

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Canberra Raiders win battle against AFL but fans have little to cheer

Josh Papalii drops the ball against the Knights.

Jon Tuxworth, David Polkinghorne The Raiders have slumped to a record sixth consecutive home defeat at Canberra Stadium, the club’s worst losing streak at home since its inception in 1982.

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NRL: Laurie Daley, Brad Fittler and Brett Kenny back Jack Wighton's switch to five-eighth for Canberra Raiders

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Portrait of The Canberra Raiders' Jack Wighton
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Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times

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Jon Tuxworth Brad Fittler believes Ricky Stuart's Terry Campese-Jack Wighton Raiders halves gamble will be worth it.

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Canberra Raiders face tough start to season with horror early draw

Sport. Canberra Raiders training at their Bruce HQ. Player, Terry
Campese. December 3rd 2013 Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidy.


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Jon Tuxworth The Ricky Stuart era at Canberra is set for a daunting start after the Raiders were given a horror early season draw including four of their first five games on the road.

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NRL 2014: Brett Kenny laments lost home showdown with Ricky Stuart

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Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham and Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart ready for the 2014 season.
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Jon Tuxworth Parramatta great Brett Kenny has questioned why the pressure has been taken off former coach Ricky Stuart by moving a home match against Canberra to Darwin.

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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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Campese proves he can run show in wet

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Canberra Raiders player Terry Campese in action during the game against Parramatta Eels at Canberra Stadium. 
20 July 2013
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Jon Tuxworth For Canberra Raiders skipper Terry Campese, this time it was ‘‘personal’’.

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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

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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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Living on the edge: Raiders' season in the balance

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - JULY 07:  Anthony Milford of the Raiders is congratulated after scoring a try during the round 17 NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the North Queensland Cowboys at Canberra Stadium on July 7, 2013 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Lee Gaskin, Jon Tuxworth Eight wins, eight losses, eight games to go. Just what will the Raiders make of season 2013?

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Raiders score 12th straight home win ... now for the Dragons

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - JULY 20:  Raiders players celebrate after Jarrod Croker scores a try during the round 19 NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Parramatta Eels at Canberra Stadium on July 20, 2013 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth The Raiders beat Parramatta 14-0 on Saturday to set up a mouth-watering clash against the Dragons next weekend.

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Meninga joins search for Furner's successor

14 July 2012 SPORT Canberra Times photograph by GRAHAM TIDY Story by Jon Tuxworth. Canberra Raiders Captains Run at Raiders HQ at Bruce. Raiders CEO Don Furner, left, with former Raiders great, Mal Meninga.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders legend part of four-man brains' trust charged with finding the club's next head coach.