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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth A few months ago the last place Brad Haddin would have expected to be was playing in a Futures League game at an empty Manuka Oval.
Jon Tuxworth When Jess Bibby was a school kid being driven to her first WNBL practice, she was "petrified".
Jon Tuxworth Lisa De Vanna was sent-off for elbowing Nicole Begg in the face in Sunday's 4-2 W-League win at Central Coast.
Jon Tuxworth Ben Mitchell and Luke Saville have spent the past few days chewing the fat over the dinner table at the AIS.
Jon Tuxworth Two-time junior grand slam winner Luke Saville is confident he can launch an assault on the top 100.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra United will use Melbourne City being all but crowned W-League champions as motivation on Sunday.
Jon Tuxworth Socceroos talisman Tim Cahill knows what it's like to be a highly rated youngster burdened with big expectations.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra's WNBL season has plunged further into turmoil after another thrashing on Friday night.
Jon Tuxworth Ben Mitchell has "great memories" of Canberra after honing his game at the Australian Institute of Sport as a teenager.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra United is confident of securing an international signing of similar quality after injury forced English striker Jodie Taylor to pull out of her short term contract.
Jon Tuxworth The tennis tour is portrayed as a glamorous existence, but it isn't always the case.
Jon Tuxworth They have finally managed five-on-five training this week but Canberra Capitals back-up post Rosie Fadljevic will play just two more games as the club continues to battle a lack of depth.
Jon Tuxworth He's world no.376 and boasts just $25,000 in career prizemoney but Robin Stanek showed those numbers should rise quickly after his straight sets demolition of Jordan Thompson at the Canberra...
Jon Tuxworth Teenage batsman Blake Macdonald dreamed of emulating his father Darryle by playing for ACT Comets. Making his debut with a Test legend is just a bonus.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra trainer Barbara Joseph hasn't given up hope of having another runner in the Melbourne Cup after the fairytale ride she enjoyed with Ain't Seen Nothin' 12 years ago.
Jon Tuxworth Going from a WNBA championship win to a struggling side on the other side of the world is a fair adjustment.
Jon Tuxworth The Canberra Capitals' season could be over before the WNBL breaks for Christmas after another third quarter fade out cost them in a 91-63 home loss to Melbourne Boomers on Saturday...
Jon Tuxworth Just over a year ago John Millman was working in a Brisbane finance firm crunching numbers, while his tennis ranking number plummeted south.
Jon Tuxworth Weston Creek all-rounder Blake Dean admits "it feels a bit strange" playing former side Queanbeyan with a trophy on the line.
Jon Tuxworth Stephanie Talbot will be critical on both ends of the floor as the Capitals look to break their losing run on Saturday.