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Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.

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Utah Jazz give Dante Exum green light to play for Australia at World Cup

Jon Tuxworth NBA draftee Dante Exum has been given the nod to play for Australia at the World Cup in Spain. 

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Share Graf as needed, says Stirling

16th October 2012, Story by Jon Tuxworth , Canberra Times Photograph by, Colleen Petch,  Canberra Capitals player Lauren Jackson back in town holds a press conference at Tilleys this morning, Coach Carrie Graf fronts the media to inform them that Lauren will not be playing this weekend.

Jon Tuxworth Former Australian Opals coach Jan Stirling says asking Carrie Graf to give up her Canberra Capitals post in world championship or Olympic years is an option Basketball Australia could consider as its...

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Gunners import keen on NBL

Canberra Gunners biggest ever signing is Baltimore boy and scoring machine Camontae Griffin.

Jon Tuxworth A diminutive point guard from St Mary's College will play for the Canberra Gunners this season. And no, it's not Patrick Mills.

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Academy targets finals with big weapons

Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals Academy is confident they can win 'big' this season.

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Griffin proves point for Gunners

Sport. Launch of the SEABL season at Mt Ainslie. Jonathon Miller, of the Gunners and Lauren Jansen of the Capitals Academy. March 14th 2013 Photograph by Graham Tidy, The Canberra Times.

Jon Tuxworth Camontae Griffin set to help Canberra Gunners earn respect after last year's ''embarrassing'' campaign.

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Beveridge gives Gunners more reason to perform

Jon Tuxworth THE Canberra Gunners may have more than a win to play for against Frankston on Sunday, with Perth Wildcats coach Rob Beveridge indicating a desire to watch some of their in-form players up close.

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Aiming high

12 April 2012, Sport, Journalist: Jon Tuxworth, Canberra Times Photo by Jeffrey Chan. Canberra Capitals player Nicole Hunt and Canberra Gunners player Alex Gynes clowning around before training at the Belconnen Basketball Stadium.

Jon Tuxworth Size-wise they’re Canberra basketball’s ‘odd couple’, but Nicole Hunt and Alex Gynes are firmly focussed on helping their respective sides scale new heights.

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Unfinished business keeps Capitals stars in Canberra

27th  FEBRUARY 2012 -SPORT -STORY JON TUXWORTH - THE CANBERRA TIMES- PHOTO BY MELISSA ADAMS.
Canberra Capitals presentation night at Hotel Realm, Barton. Canberra Capitals player, Carly Wilson.

Jon Tuxworth A desire to rectify the wrongs of last season was the major incentive behind Canberra Capitals stars Carly Wilson and Michelle Cosier re-committing to the club for the 2012-2013 campaign.