Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth


Former Raider takes Wests Tigers to grand final victory

Jon Tuxworth The irony certainly wasn't lost on Todd Payten.


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.


Canberra Raiders chairman Allan Hawke spills the beans

In for the long haul: Raiders' chairman Allan Hawke.

Jon Tuxworth Will things change under the leadership of new Raiders chairman Allan Hawke? He speaks candidly to Jon Tuxworth.

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Anthony Milford ready for 'David v Goliath' battle with Greg Inglis

Raiders star Anthony Milford during training on Friday.

Jon Tuxworth Raiders legend Brett Mullins has urged Anthony Milford to choose quality over quantity in his battle with Greg Inglis.


Canberra Raiders ready to fight back against South Sydney Rabbitohs

Jarrod Croker dressed as a viking for a TV promotion.

Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders are preparing for Souths to adopt a siege mentality in Sydney on Sunday.

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Canberra Raiders fall foul of Titans’ gamesmanship

Greg Bird of the Titans struggles to get off a tackled player as referee Brett Suttor looks on.

Jon Tuxworth NRL rules committee member Darren Lockyer says the belief some teams are deliberately conceding penalties to reset their defensive line under pressure is likely to be discussed, admitting it’s...


Canberra Raiders lean on big men for clash with Gold Coast Titans

Dane Tilse has some fun with students at St Anthony's Primary School,
Wanniassa, on Thursday.

Jon Tuxworth Move over David Taylor, the Raiders are preparing to throw 567kg of front-row muscle at the Titans.


What we learned: Canberra Raiders v Gold Coast Titans

Injured Raiders winger Edrick Lee.

Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the NRL round three game between the Raiders and the Titans.


Slide in club memberships throws Canberra Raiders

SPORT: Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm at Canberra stadium, Bruce. Raiders fans brave the cold conditions.. 4th August 2013 .Photo by MELISSA ADAMS of The Canberra Times..

Jon Tuxworth, Lee Gaskin The Canberra Raiders have talked up a new culture but fans are still to be convinced.

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Raiders riding on brotherly love

Jon Tuxworth Tight family bond led the way to Canberra.

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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.


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.


Ricky Stuart says NRL draw is unfair to Canberra Raiders fans

Ricky Stuart

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart believes Raiders fans have copped a raw deal in the 2014 NRL draw.


NRL: Dane Tilse predicts happy finale for Anthony Milford

Jon Tuxworth Canberra prop Dane Tilse backs young half Anthony Milford to revel in the happier vibe around the club.


Wighton gets skipper's nod for Ferguson

Jon Tuxworth Canberra skipper Terry Campese has backed youngster Jack Wighton as the ideal replacement for Blake Ferguson at centre.

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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.


Raiders v Tigers: What we learned

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 Six talking points from the match at Campbelltown on Saturday night.

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Campese says Raiders out to payback Souths

Terry Campese during raiders training at ActewAGL Park.
The Canberra Times
17 May 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Raiders skipper Terry Campese says his team will be driven by a desire to ''get one back'' on South Sydney on Friday night after the Rabbitohs ended Canberra's 2012 season.

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Raiders slam ‘niggly’ Tigers over brawl

Raiders U20.

Jon Tuxworth The frosty under-20s rivalry between Canberra and Wests Tigers is reaching breaking point.


Ferguson will return: Furner

Sport  Canberra Raiders player Blake Ferguson speaking to the media at Raiders HQ in Bruce.  14 May 2013 Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan.

Jon Tuxworth David Furner says the club's mid-season spending spree on outside backs is not insurance for Blake Ferguson.


Raiders OK with Tamou return

Jon Tuxworth Raiders have no issue with forward linging up against them, despite drink-driving conviction.