Jon Tuxworth

Jon Tuxworth

Tennis

Kyrgios must earn his way, says coach

Jon Tuxworth Nick Kyrgios' coach wants to help the teenager qualify for grand slams on his own merit.

Golf

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.

Tennis

Canberra's Kyrgios 'in the mix' for Davis Cup

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 03:  Nick Kyrgios of Australia plays a forehand during the Boys' Singles third round match against Hyeon Chung of Korea on day nine of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on July 3, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth He was the team's orange boy last year, but Canberra's Nick Kyrgios is in line for a Davis Cup debut.

Tennis

Kyrgios joins Davis Cup squad

Nick Kyrgios

Jon Tuxworth Nick Kyrgios' rapid rise is set to continue with a debut selection in Australia's Davis Cup squad.

Tennis

Kyrgios faces wait for Davis Cup

Nick Kyrgios.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra youngster Nick Kyrgios may have to wait a little longer for his Davis Cup debut.

Tennis

Kyrgios stays grounded

Nick Kyrgios.

Jon Tuxworth Todd Woodbridge believes Nick Kyrgios' greatest obstacle is to avoid being crushed by the weight of expectation.

Golf

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.

Tennis

Kyrgios misses Open chance

18TH SEPTEMBER- 2012 -SPORT -STORY CHRIS WILSON- THE CANBERRA TIMES- PHOTO BY MELISSA ADAMS.
FRONT- Nick Kyrgios, 17 of Watson and L-R Alun Jones and Todd Larkham coming out of retirement to play in the ACT Mens Tennis Team for Asia - Pacific Tennis League.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra teenager Nick Kyrgios will focus on winning his first individual junior grand slam title after his chances of an Australian Open debut evaporated in the senior qualifying tournament in...

Tennis

The next big thing: Kyrgios ready to be a star

Nick Kyrgios.

By Jon Tuxworth Canberra's Nick Kyrgios will embrace being branded the next big thing, according to his coach.