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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Ricky Stuart warns Raiders are in no-win situation against weakened Sharks

Jon Tuxworth Ricky Stuart concedes his side faces a "no-win situation" against Cronulla. 

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What we learned: Sharks v Raiders

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 19:  Terry Campese of the Raiders makes his point to the referee during the round 10 NRL match between the Cronulla Sharks and the Canberra Raiders at Sharks Stadium on May 19, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth The Raiders ran out of get-out-of-jail-free cards against an impressive Sharks outfit.

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Understrength Sharks take five to end Raiders’ season

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra's new coach will have a big task ahead of him after the Raiders ended their season from hell on Sunday with a sixth straight loss, 38-18 to an understrength Cronulla.

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Sharks circled but Blake stays put

Jon Tuxworth Ferguson sounded out by Sharks coach about a return to Cronulla before re-signing with the Raiders.

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Papalii prepares for return bout with Sharks

Jon Tuxworth Josh Papalii admits he was rattled by the ''media cloud'' after last year's spiteful finals battle.

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Furner says playing 'semi-final' football is key to grinding Sharks down

21st July 2012, Story by Jon Tuxworth  , Canberra Times Photo, Colleen Petch,  Raiders training at HQ this morning, Josh Papalii trains this morning.

Jon Tuxworth CANBERRA Raiders coach David Furner has put the onus on his halves to play ''semi-final football'' and use patience to grind Cronulla into the Toyota Stadium turf today.

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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 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 learnt: Canberra Raiders v Wests Tigers

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Raiders' 27-12 win over the Tigers at Canberra Stadium on Saturday.

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Canberra Raiders' headache: who will replace Brisbane Broncos-bound Anthony Milford?

Anthony Milford has been man of the match in the Raiders' last two wins.

Jon Tuxworth It was a giant leap towards avoiding the wooden spoon, but Penrith great Greg Alexander says Canberra's 22-12 win over Cronulla only added fuel to concerns the Raiders could struggle without Anthony...

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What we learned: Parramatta Eels v Canberra Raiders

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Eels' win over the Raiders in Darwin.

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St George Illawarra breaks Canberra 'hoodoo' with win over Raiders

Brett Morris celebrates his try with Dragons teammate Jack de Belin.

Jon Tuxworth Ding dong, the NRL’s biggest hoodoo is dead.

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Ricky Stuart concedes Canberra Raiders squad not good enough

Raiders coach Ricky Stuart effectively conceded his squad was not strong enough to compete with the NRL’s best.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart effectively conceded his current squad isn’t good enough to compete with the best.

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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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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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Paul Vaughan challenges Canberra Raiders to continue round of upsets to avoid wooden spoon

Paul Vaughan is adamant the Raiders can avoid the wooden spoon.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders prop Paul Vaughan has challenged the side.

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The shunned, the favoured: Player-time stats reveal Ricky Stuart's plan for Canberra Raiders

Big-name recruit Bill Tupou has played only five games for the Raiders in 2014.

Jon Tuxworth These are the statistics that show why the Canberra Raiders NRL squad is in need of a major overhaul and why coach Ricky Stuart is pleading with fans to be patient as he rebuilds the team.

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Ricky Stuart blasts Canberra Raiders after loss to South Sydney Rabbitohs

Canberra Raiders v South Sydney Rabbitohs at Canberra Stadium.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart labelled his side’s basic errors of ‘’Queensland or NSW Cup standard’’ as the Raiders’ wooden spoon odds shortened with a 34-18 home...

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Melbourne Storm shut down Anthony Milford in crucial 28-14 win over Canberra Raiders

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Jon Tuxworth No Anthony Milford, no Canberra Raiders?

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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.