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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra product Roko Strika has backed calls for the capital to be granted a National Youth League license, adamant talented youngsters are in danger of being out of sight, out of mind unless it...
Jon Tuxworth Australia cricket legend Adam Gilchrist believes Canberra quick Jason Behrendorff is "every chance of higher honours down the track", crediting his increased strike power and pace for his purple...
Jon Tuxworth The year will go down as one in which several Canberra athletes announced themselves on the big stage, capturing the imagination of not only the city but also all Australian sports fans.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra tennis star Nick Kyrgios has signed as an ambassador for Malaysia Airlines.
Jon Tuxworth The last Canberran to win a national title was Australia's rising star Nick Kyrgios, but coach Todd Larkham says it's far too early to tell whether Annerly Poulos will follow his foosteps after...
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals point guard Kristen Veal has revealed she played through severe knee pain during Friday's win in Adelaide to help keep the club's finals hopes alive.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra catcher Robbie Perkins hopes "common sense prevails" after the Brisbane Bandits officially protested against Cavalry's 11-4 win on Friday night due to a potential breach of import player...
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Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Cavalry have climbed to second on the ABL ladder after three wins in a row in Brisbane.
Jon Tuxworth A promising comeback from Lauren Jackson and another monster game from Abby Bishop ensured the Canberra Capitals kept their WNBL finals hopes alive with a 73-70 road win over Adelaide on Friday night.
Jon Tuxworth Asian Cup boss Michael Brown is adamant the safety of players, fans and officials attending next month's tournament is their utmost priority, but admitted the Martin Place tragedy "makes you rethink...
Jon Tuxworth Basketball Australia will meet free-to-air broadcasters next month as the search to find the WNBL a new television home intensifies, with offers already fielded to live stream matches.
Jon Tuxworth She's poised to become the most prolific three-point shooter in WNBL history, but Canberra Capitals guard Jess Bibby's sole focus is keeping the club's fading finals hopes alive when they face the...
Jon Tuxworth Sacrificing a shot at local grand final glory to chase her W-League dream has already been the best career move Canberra United youngster Julia De Angelis has made.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra's Alison Bai booked a quarter-final spot against top seed Olivia Rogowska in the Australian Open wildcard play-off after coming from behind to beat Isabella Holland in the first round.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra all-rounder Jason Floros has been rushed into Brisbane Heat's squad for the coming Big Bash League season after fast bowler Nick Buchanan was ruled out through injury.
Abby Bishop confident Capitals' finals tilt not running on empty as Lauren Jackson readies for return
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals skipper Abby Bishop has warned her side not to expect her partnership with Lauren Jackson to carry them to the playoffs, admitting "her petrol light is on" after taking on a...
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Raiders first home game of the season has been scheduled on the despised Sunday night slot for the second straight year, with the New Zealand Warriors to come to town on Saturday, March...
Jon Tuxworth It costs the local economy millions of dollars a year, but Sports Medicine Australia's ACT branch believes it has found the high-tech answer to reducing injuries in community sport.
Jon Tuxworth Townsville Fire star Suzy Batkovic says she is "blown away" by Abby Bishop's outstanding form while raising her baby niece on her own, anointing the Canberra Capitals captain the WNBL's clear Most...