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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

Basketball

Elizabeth Cambage blames arrogance for poor Australian Opals showing at 2010 World Cup

Jon Tuxworth Opals star Elizabeth Cambage believes ''arrogance'' was behind their shock fifth placing at the last world cup

Basketball

Capitals confident without Jackson

Jessica Bibby.

Jon Tuxworth Greater depth in key positions, and more old-fashioned ''mongrel'' - they are the key reasons that have the Canberra Capitals convinced they can win without Lauren Jackson early in the season.

Basketball

Australia on brink of another golden age

Australian girls basketball National Identification training program

Jon Tuxworth Basketball Australia development officer Mike McHugh believes the sport is on the verge of a similar ''golden generation'' to that which uncovered Canberra Capitals star Lauren Jackson.

Basketball

Tolo back in Opals with point to prove

Sport
Marianna Tolo during the Opals training session at the AIS.
The Canberra Times
03 June 2013
Photo Jay Cronan

Jon Tuxworth Marianna Tolo will use the pain of her Olympic snubbing to prove a point after earning an Australian Opals recall.

Basketball

Jackson storms back with a vengeance

Australian Opals player Lauren Jackson during the match at the AIS Arena.

Jon Tuxworth Lauren Jackson returned in style to guide the Australian Opals to a win against New Zealand at AIS Arena on Sunday.

Basketball

Tolo looks set to leave Capitals

By Jon Tuxworth The dream Lauren Jackson-Marianna Tolo partnership is unlikely to continue at the Canberra Capitals next season, with Europe seemingly winning the battle for Tolo's signature.

Tolo looks set to leave Capitals

Jon Tuxworth The dream Lauren Jackson-Marianna Tolo partnership is unlikely to continue at the Canberra Capitals next season, with Europe seemingly winning the battle for Tolo's signature.