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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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NZ Warriors coach Andrew McFadden insists he doesn't have point to prove in Canberra return

Jon Tuxworth New Zealand Warriors coach Andrew McFadden still has a ''soft spot'' for the Raiders, but says there is no room for sentiment with his side's finals hopes on the line at Canberra Stadium on Sunday.

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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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Justin Giteau backs John Papalii to revive career at West Belconnen Warriors in Canberra Raiders Cup

John Papalii.

Jon Tuxworth New West Belconnen coach Justin Giteau believes John Papalii can overcome his recent off-field troubles and use the Canberra Raiders Cup to revive his rugby league career. 

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Former Canberra Raiders coach Andrew McFadden insists he can revive New Zealand Warriors in NRL

Former Canberra Raiders assistant coach Andrew McFadden is confident he can nail down the Warriors job long term.

Jon Tuxworth Andrew McFadden left the Canberra Raiders coaching staff because he felt ''a bit stale'', but he has unwavering belief he's the man to breath fresh life into the New Zealand Warriors.

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West Belconnen Warriors lose to Tuggeranong Bushrangers in Canberra Raiders Cup

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Jon Tuxworth West Belconnen coach Justin Giteau remained a model of calmness as his side lost to Tuggeranong.

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Shillington sees Warriors clash as ideal warm-up for Test

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 17:  David Shillington of the Raiders wipes sweat off his face during the round two NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Canberra Raiders at Skilled Park on March 17, 2013 on the Gold Coast, Australia.  (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders prop David Shillington rates Saturday's clash against New Zealand Warriors as a perfect Test audition, and is desperate to retain his place in Australia's side for next week's Test...

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What we learned: Raiders v Warriors

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Raiders' last-gasp victory over the Warriors.

Raiders revival too much for Warriors

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 13:  Sam Williams of the Raiders is congratulated after scoring a try during the round six NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the New Zealand Warriors at Canberra Stadium on April 13, 2013 in Canberra, Australia.  (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Raiders are fast forging a reputation as the NRL's new comeback kings.

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Warriors on the rise

Jon Tuxworth New West Belconnen coach Justin Giteau is confident he can help bring the Warriors back from the brink.

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Bulldogs belting 'nothing' without a Warriors whipping

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Jon Tuxworth, Chris Wilson RAIDERS skipper David Shillington said Friday night's comprehensive win over the top-of-the-table Bulldogs would count for nothing if Canberra could not complete its fairytale run to the NRL finals...

Campese and Shillington brush injuries to face Warriors

Terry Campese at Raiders training.

Jon Tuxworth THE CANBERRA Raiders have doused concerns over the fitness of playmaker Terry Campese, insisting he will play the New Zealand Warriors today despite suffering swelling in both knees this week.

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Raiders rip apart weak Warriors

Canberra's Jack Wighton congratulates Reece Robinson after a try.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders used Easter Sunday to improve their form from boiled lollies to chocolates with a clinical 32-12 dispatch of the New Zealand Warriors at Canberra Stadium.

Canberra Raiders released Matt Allwood in secret

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Chris Wilson, Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders have confirmed they granted Matt Allwood an early release two months ago due to undisclosed off-field reasons, with neither party willing to elaborate on Thursday.

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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 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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Queanbeyan Kangaroo Jordan Macey wins Les McIntyre Medal

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Jon Tuxworth His team won't get a chance to defend its title in this Sunday's grand final, but Queanbeyan Kangaroo Jordan Macey received some consolation by winning the Les McIntyre Medal on Monday night. 

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Canberra coach Ricky Stuart has chance to spoil Parramatta's finals dream

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Jon Tuxworth Their season could be on the line, but Parramatta legend Brett Kenny believes Eels players will use a chance to rub more salt into former coach Ricky Stuart's wounds as further motivation against...

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Canberra Raiders hold off late onslaught to end Eels' finals hopes

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Jon Tuxworth A second half masterclass from Parramatta superstar Jarryd Hayne couldn't prevent the Eels' finals hopes being extinguished with a 33-20 loss to Canberra on Saturday.

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Canberra Raiders fade late as Parramatta Eels win in Darwin

Jarrod Croker comforts teammate Jordan Rapana.

Jon Tuxworth Late loss shows it's not all doom and gloom for the Raiders and coach Ricky Stuart.

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