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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth Double-doubles from Abby Bishop and Stephanie Talbot helped Canberra Capitals open its season with a 69-62 win over Melbourne Boomers on Friday night.
Jon Tuxworth She is in arguably the best form of her career, but Canberra golfer Nikki Campbell can't guarantee she will play on after the Australian summer as she contemplates starting a family.
Jon Tuxworth They were the dynamic duo in Canberra's inaugural WNBL championship in 1999-2000, now veterans Lauren Jackson and Kristen Veal claim it's time to bring that successful swagger back.
Jon Tuxworth The identity of their new captain isn't the only mystery at the Canberra Capitals, with Lauren Jackson also tight-lipped on when she may make her long-awaited return from injury.
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Heat's quest to go one better than last year's Australian Volleyball League grand final began with a second road win over Melbourne's Uni Blues on Sunday.
Jon Tuxworth Star forward Abby Bishop looms as one of the favourites to assume the Canberra Capitals captaincy this season, with incumbent Jess Bibby admitting it would seem "stale" if she kept the job.
Jon Tuxworth They're a new-look team in more ways than one and the Canberra Capitals registered their first win of the season over Adelaide in the pre-season Spring Shield at Bendigo on Saturday.
Jon Tuxworth ACT Comets coach Andrew Dawson says there is no reason to panic despite another big loss.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra sport, from grassroots to gossip.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Strikers coach Steph Andrews says she is "not a big fan" of the condensed Australian Hockey League and believes a return to the previous, longer format is the fairest way to decide the...
Jon Tuxworth They've badly missed her grit and toughness, but Michelle Cosier will have to wait a little longer to "spark" the Canberra Capitals with the guard set to miss the opening matches of the season.
Jon Tuxworth Underestimate the Canberra Strikers at your peril. That's the message Hockeyroos star Edwina Bone delivered after the Strikers kept their Australian Hockey League finals hopes alive with a 7-0...
Jon Tuxworth Her pre-competition goal was just to finish, but Teegan Ashby beat three Olympic medallists to claim the Canberra International Horse trials three-star crown at Equestrian Park on Sunday.
Jon Tuxworth The Picker boys were brought up in Canberra lime green but they'll wear a different shade on Sunday.
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Capitals insist slashing ticket prices is designed to "attract more people to the brand" rather than more bums on seats as they look to make the WNBL playoffs for the first time in four...
Jon Tuxworth Shane Rose broke down in tears when his 2012 London Olympic hopes were shattered by his horse Taurus pulling up lame.
Jon Tuxworth He revived Belconnen United into a premiership force, and the challenge of trying to repeat the dose with Yass Magpies has proved too difficult to resist for John Hawke.
Jon Tuxworth Abby Bishop hopes Basketball Australia can provide childcare in order for her to return to the Opals.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra United's coach insists their last-start loss to Melbourne Victory isn't cause for panic.