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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


Augusta off golfer Brendan Jones' radar for injury comeback

Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer Brendan Jones isn't thinking of a return to Augusta just yet. 


Brendan Jones anxious about future after injury layoff

Canberra golfer Brendan Jones will consider retirement if his injured wrist doesn't improve.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer concedes he will consider retiring if he cannot recover fully from a serious wrist injury.


Jones masters wind to close in on leaders

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 06:  Brendan Jones of Australia reacts after a missed put during day one of the 2012 Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club on December 6, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Brendan Jones's outfit caught the eye, and so did his golf game after the Canberran made a blistering start to his Australian Open campaign at the Lakes on Thursday.


Jones set to prove himself at home

Brendan Jones

Jon Tuxworth Brendan Jones has no doubt he can win the Australian Open, and has declared lifting the Stonehaven Cup on Sunday would vindicate his decision to play in Japan.


Jones could tee off at Coolum and land at Augusta

Brendan Jones of Australia

Jon Tuxworth Thoughts of finally realising his US Masters dream haven't crossed Brendan Jones' mind, despite his late surge in the world rankings putting him within striking distance of playing at Augusta.


Jones off pace after Lakes joy

LYTHAM ST ANNES, ENGLAND - JULY 19:  Brendan Jones of Australia his tee shot on the first hole during the first round of the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club on July 19, 2012 in Lytham St Annes, England.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Last week was one of his career highlights, but Brendan Jones has plenty to do to emulate his Australian Open performance after a slow start to the Australian PGA Championship.


Chasing pack eyes Yowani's Popovic

Daniel Popovic lines up a putt on the 12th hole during round two of the Australian PGA Championship at Palmer Coolum Resort  on December 14, 2012 in Sunshine Coast,

Jon Tuxworth He has announced himself as a serious player at Coolum this week, but it was at a humble Canberra course where Daniel Popovic's golfing passion was born.


Jones secures ticket to British Open with victory

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 09:  Brendan Jones of Australia lines up a putt during round four of the 2012 Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club on December 9, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Brendan Jones with have another shot at a major title after his win at the Mizuno Open in Japan.


US PGA? Nah, I'll head to my mate's 40th instead

Canberra golfer Brendan Jones.

Jon Tuxworth Turning down an entry into the $US8million US PGA golf tournament to attend a mate's 40th birthday in Queenstown, New Zealand.


Jones faces major choice - family or golf?

Brendan Jones of Australia.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer Brendan Jones faces the agonising task of choosing between playing in a major or spending time with his family after his win at the Japan Tour's Chlorella Classic.