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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth What are the odds of the same two teams, playing two double overtime games, in the space of five days?St Augustine's College couldn't care less after a buzzer beater from Daniel Pitcher sealed an...
Jon Tuxworth Performance Triathlon Coaching mentor Corey Bacon hopes the sports' elevation to the Olympic and Commonwealth Games will help it attract more top level funding after local youngsters Liam Burton...
Jon Tuxworth ACT Comets skipper David Dawson has applauded the move to suspend play of their clash with Tasmania for Phillip Hughes' state funeral, saying "honouring Phil's life is much more important than...
Jon Tuxworth It's the 67 million-to-one shot conquered by a 67-year-old which is far less likely than being struck by lightning.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals star Abby Bishop is playing in constant pain with an ankle injury and needed two needles just to suit up for her match-winning performance against Adelaide on Saturday night.
Playing cricket again a 'welcome distraction' for Twenty20 star Ben Dunk after Phillip Hughes tragedy
Jon Tuxworth The players took to Manuka Oval with heavy hearts, but Tasmania batsman Ben Dunk said returning to action was the welcome distraction the players needed after the tragic loss of Phillip Hughes.
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.