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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Canberra Raiders' Shaun Fensom, Joel Edwards set to play Penrith Panthers

Jon Tuxworth Both Shaun Fensom and fellow back-rower Joel Edwards are likely to line up for the Raiders against the Panthers on Saturday, with the former cleared of serious injury to his elbow, and the latter...

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Canberra Raiders captain Terry Campese out to silence critics against Penrith Panthers

Terry Campese enjoys a joke with Anthony Milford at Raiders training on Saturday.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra skipper Terry Campese wants to ''prove everyone wrong''.

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What we learned: Canberra Raiders v Penrith Panthers

Jack Wighton was more impressive in the centres after failing to fire at five-eighth over the opening nine rounds.

Jon Tuxworth What we learned: Raiders v Panthers

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Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart blasts referees after controversial NRL loss to Penrith Panthers

Ricky Stuart

Jon Tuxworth Ricky Stuart launched a scathing spray at the referees after Canberra's 26-20 loss to Penrith on Sunday.

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Raiders under-20s overrun by Panthers

Jon Tuxworth They'd been the best side all season, but the minor premiership will be little consolation for the Canberra Raiders under-20s.

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Canberra keeps its focus on Panthers

SPORT - Canberra Raiders training at Bruce HQ, Sam Williams walks past a stuck on picture of Penrith players , Bruce  Canberra.                                                                                                                                                                                   28th  February  2013.                                                                                                                                                                  Photo by, Colleen Petch of The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth This picture proves the Panthers are already squarely in the Canberra Raiders' firing line 10 days out from their round one clash.

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Dugan, Croker boost side for Panthers test

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Jon Tuxworth Fullback Josh Dugan and centre Jarrod Croker set to play in Raiders season-opener.

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What we learned: Raiders v Panthers

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Raiders player Reece Robinson in action in the game against Penrith at Canberra Stadium.
The Canberra Times
15 June 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth The big talking points from Canberra's 24-12 win over Penrith at Canberra Stadium.

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Raiders surge past Panthers

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Raiders player josh mccrone  in action during the game against Penrith at Canberra stadium.
The Canberra times
15 June 2013
Photo jay cronan
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Jon Tuxworth They’re making a surge toward the top four, but injuries could become a concern for the Raiders.

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Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says NRL salary cap isn't working

Jon Tuxworth Ricky Stuart has urged the NRL to look at other options to help battling teams bring in marquee talent.

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Raiders unlikely to lobby NRL for salary cap relief

Brenko Lee

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are unlikely to lobby the NRL again to be granted a salary cap exemption despite their outside back crisis worsening with a hamstring injury to Brenko Lee. 

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Canberra Raiders forward Shaun Fensom could handle Origin: Parish

Jon Tuxworth Canberra and NSW Origin assistant coach Matt Parish believes Shaun Fensom is capable of breaking into the Blues side this year, labelling the Raiders lock ''the sort of player NSW could use''.

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Joel Edwards' safety is paramount, Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart is adamant the welfare of Joel Edwards will be the club's sole focus when it decides whether the back rower will play this weekend after suffering back-to-back...

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Josh Mansour, James Tedesco on Canberra Raiders' wishlist

Josh Mansour in action against the Raiders last weekend.

Jon Tuxworth Josh Mansour, James Tedesco and their manager Sam Ayoub have met with the Canberra Raiders.

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Canberra Raiders close in on James Tedesco and Michael Ennis

Wests Tigers fullback James Tedesco is in the Raiders' sights.

Lee Gaskin and Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are closing in on two of their key recruitment targets, with Wests Tigers fullback James Tedesco and Canterbury captain Michael Ennis both in their sights.

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Gary Belcher backs James Tedesco to fill Anthony Milford's shoes at Canberra Raiders

Gary Belcher.

Jon Tuxworth Legendary Canberra Raiders full-back Gary Belcher believes James Tedesco is the right man to fill Anthony Milford's sizeable shoes, and backed the Tigers star to break into the Origin arena. 

Canberra Raiders star Shaun Fensom cleared of serious injury

Shaun Fensom has been cleared of serious injury.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders lock Shaun Fensom is a chance to line up against Penrith this Saturday after a specialist cleared him of any serious damage to his elbow on Monday. 

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Canberra Raiders brace to cope without Shaun Fensom

Injury scans have proved inconclusive for Raiders star Shaun Fensom.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders insist they're better prepared than before to cope with life without Shaun Fensom after rallying in his absence against Souths.

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Shaun Fensom commits to another three years with Canberra Raiders

Staying: Shaun Fensom of the Raiders runs with the ball during the round two NRL match with the Newcastle Knights at Hunter Stadium.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders lock Shaun Fensom has re-signed with the club for three more years.

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Robinson transfer good to go

Jon Tuxworth Penrith flyer Travis Robinson may join his twin brother Reece as a Raider as soon as this week.