Canberra Raiders lose John Bateman to fractured eye socket

David Polkinghorne
By David Polkinghorne
Updated July 1 2021 - 3:48pm, first published May 5 2019 - 6:00am

Canberra Raiders star John Bateman is a big loss, but fellow English forward Ryan Sutton is confident they can cover him - even against reigning premiers Sydney Roosters.

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David Polkinghorne

David Polkinghorne

Sports journo

Covering the Raiders, Cavalry, cycling and racing, plus everything else that involves sport in the ACT, for The Canberra Times. Basically I love sport and watching it is a full-time job. Email: david.polkinghorne@canberratimes.com.au