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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth It wasn't that long ago Canberra Capitals' guard Abi Wehrung was in their shoes, doing her utmost to impress the scouts and coaches in the stands.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer Brendan Jones is hopeful Jordan Spieth's final round masterclass at the Australian Open will be the catalyst for more top-ranked young players to play Down Under.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals veteran Jess Bibby will retire at the end of the WNBL season, admitting she "probably played one season too long" and it would be "selfish" to play on.
Jon Tuxworth They had to survive a scare but the Northern Phoenix have continued their domination of the Touch Football ACT Men's Super League by outlasting Tuggeranong 5-3 in Saturday's grand final at West...
Jon Tuxworth Queanbeyan horse trainer Frank Cleary fondly remembers Phillip Hughes brandishing a Best Bets more than a cricket bat.
Jon Tuxworth For one of the rare times in his life, Joe Cleary was lost for words.
Jon Tuxworth Eastlake has continued to bolster its North-East Australian Football League squad by signing former Adelaide Crows rookie Ben Dowdell for the next two seasons.
Jon Tuxworth Lake Ginninderra College captain Mitch Brown had a front row seat to the "pretty crazy" Dante Exum show as their NBA-bound teammate led them to last year's Australian Schools Championships title.
Jon Tuxworth Jockey Jay Ford says a Canberra Guineas tilt is "the perfect plan" for American Time after the in-form filly proved her credentials with a third straight win at Thoroughbred Park on Friday.
Jon Tuxworth The Socceroos may have dropped out of the world's top 100 for the first time, but it didn't stop Canberra fans getting immersed in Asian Cup fever at the opening of the Fan Park tour in Canberra on...
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf doesn't expect a "knee jerk reaction" where sponsors walk away from women's sport after the ABC axed its WNBL and W-League coverage, but admitted it will make it...
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf has described ABC cuts to women's sport TV coverage as "tragic", and is adamant men's leagues such as the NBL and A-League would not have copped the same treatment.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra's Ryan Carters saved the Cricket Australia XI from a complete rout on the opening day of a two-day clash with India.
Roy Ward and Jon Tuxworth The WNBL's 35-year run on ABC will end once this season is over due to ABC cuts.
David Polkinghorne and Jon Tuxworth Canberra United and Canberra Capitals could lose sponsors.
Jon Tuxworth Queanbeyan kept its Konica Minolta Cup Twenty20 semi-final hopes alive on Sunday.
Jon Tuxworth Ryan Carters is hoping a big score for Cricket Australia XI will be his breakthrough.
Jon Tuxworth Identical twin brothers Jack and Tom Newman had spectators seeing double at the Queanbeyan Gift.
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Capitals' WNBL finals hopes have taken a huge hit after they plunged to a 92-72 loss at bottom side Dandenong on Saturday night.
Jon Tuxworth ANU must be getting sick of the sight of Michael Spaseski after the Eastlake skipper terrorised it again with a blistering century at Kingston Oval on Saturday.