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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth Jake Hammond remembers the day he shared a track with Usain Bolt as one of the best and worst moments of his career.
Jon Tuxworth Last year's win was supposed to kickstart his season, but defending Queanbeyan Gift champion Angus Gould says the injuries which cruelled his Commonwealth Games hopes will spur him on to qualify for...
Jon Tuxworth When their fathers played together in his homeland, English recruit Ed Barnard and Queanbeyan teammate Mark Solway were barely old enough to catch a ball.
Jon Tuxworth Locker Room: Patty Mills grills the PM, Canberra ready for big-time golf and Daddy Day-Care at the Canberra Raiders.
Jon Tuxworth Abby Bishop has been their go-to player all season, but it's a youngster with the same Christian name who excites Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf.
Jon Tuxworth Australia cricket legend Michael Hussey will captain the Prime Minister's XI against England at Manuka Oval next year in a major boost to the traditional Canberra fixture.
Jon Tuxworth Their pitching stocks have received a massive boost, but Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins hopes his offense continues its revival after finding its mojo in Sydney last week.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer Chris Campbell says his sister Nikki's career revival has given him belief he can breathe new life into his own, after moving within striking distance of reclaiming his Japan tour...
Jon Tuxworth Carrie Graf is tasked with shutting down Penny Taylor's brilliance this week, but the Canberra Capitals coach still wonders what could have been had she been fit for the London Olympics.
Jon Tuxworth, Lee Gaskin Michael Hussey has urged Australia to roll the dice and hand Callum Ferguson a Test debut if skipper Michael Clarke is ruled out, insisting the South Australian can emulate his own Test career and...
Jon Tuxworth Test legend Michael Hussey believes Canberra product Jason Behrendorff is "ready to be picked now" for Australia, but concedes the logjam of talent in the country's fast bowling stocks could prolong...
Lee Gaskin and Jon Tuxworth Australian cricket greats Michael Hussey and Glenn McGrath tried out blind cricket as part of Blind Cricket ACT receiving a grant from the CommBank Cricket Club Sponsorship program.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra goal keeper Andrew Charter has the chance to add a Champions Trophy title to his stellar year are he was named in Australia's squad to play in India next month.
Jon Tuxworth Outgoing National Basketball League boss Fraser Neill insists a $1 million licence fee has not crippled Canberra's hopes of re-entering the league, revealing expansion clubs could be allowed to pay...
Jon Tuxworth The bright lights of the WNBA are calling but Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf has one sage piece of advice for Stephanie Talbot - "don't go until you're ready''.
Jon Tuxworth Santa will come early for the Canberra Capitals after coach Carrie Graf revealed injured superstar Lauren Jackson would be back on deck "well before Christmas".
Jon Tuxworth Clare McMeniman became the 163rd woman to play for the Australian Diamonds in a 54-47 win over England in Canberra on Wednesday, but few have overcome more personal grief to get there.
Jon Tuxworth Basketball ACT will trial a zero tolerance policy to stamp out poor behaviour in its open men's and women's summer leagues, with acting chief executive officer Tom Moore admitting steps had to be...
Jon Tuxworth He might be a part-timer about to tee off in Australia's richest event, but Canberra golfer Matt Millar believes he can compete against a top-class field in the Perth International starting on...
Jon Tuxworth They have conquered the Commonwealth and dominated arch rival New Zealand, but Australian Diamonds star Madi Robinson says finishing the year unbeaten will spur them on to extend their winning streak...