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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth When Lauren Jackson, Penny Taylor and Kristen Veal first set foot on the AIS in 1997 they were fresh-faced teenagers with an ''innate bond'' which eventually propelled them to stardom.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals captain Abby Bishop has implored her side to forget about their Townsville horror show, aware they can't afford to dwell on the 48-point hiding before Sunday's must-win home clash...
Jon Tuxworth Former Test star Justin Langer has endorsed Canberra quick Jason Behrendorff as a World Cup bolter, dismissing the notion an attack can only carry one left-armer as "a rubbish theory".
Jon Tuxworth Like better-known Canberran Nick Kyrgios, Annerly Poulos has Greek heritage, an aggressive style of play and she treads the fine line between on-court passion and anger.
Jon Tuxworth Nick Kyrgios will have physiotherapy twice a day in a bid to be fit for the Sydney International.
Jon Tuxworth Jono Dean never doubted his ability to unleash at Adelaide Oval.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals star Lauren Jackson will miss Friday night's clash at Townsville.
Jon Tuxworth Nick Kyrgios' Coach insists Australian Open chances not at risk, despite late Hopman Cup withdrawal.
Jon Tuxworth The result may have forced Canberra trainer Norm Gardner to change his plans, but he couldn't care less after Law of the Land ended his form drought with a fighting victory at Thoroughbred Park on...
Jon Tuxworth The last time Lauren Jackson and Penny Taylor set foot on the same WNBL court, it was 2002 when they were youngsters with big reputations and big dreams.
Jon Tuxworth It's no surprise most of Canberra's controversial 2014 stories centre around the Raiders.
Jon Tuxworth Australian Opals coach Brendan Joyce will give Lauren Jackson significant minutes at centre in a bid to prolong her international career, but admitted it was too early to tell whether her body would...
Jon Tuxworth Another year is winding down and while 2014 has been generous to many Canberra athletes, they'll have their fingers crossed their New Year's Resolutions come true.
Jon Tuxworth Adam Gilchrist says Brad Haddin's run drought hasn't put his Test career in jeopardy.
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.