COVID blow: Raiders young gun Brad Schneider tests positive, ruled out of Cowboys game

Chris Dutton
Melanie Dinjaski
By Chris Dutton, and Melanie Dinjaski
Updated March 14 2022 - 8:35am, first published 8:30am
COVID-19 has halted Brad Schneider's rise. Picture: Keegan Carroll

The Canberra Raiders will have to find a new halfback for the second week in a row after Brad Schneider tested positive to COVID-19.


Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton

Sport editor

I started in journalism because I loved sport and wanted to write about something of deep interest to me. As sports editor that has developed into a passion for breaking news, holding people accountable and being an honest voice in the sport community. Email:

Melanie Dinjaski

Melanie Dinjaski

Sports Reporter

Melanie Dinjaski is an experienced sports journalist at the Canberra Times with a genuine love of all sports. She's covered every code from NRL to NFL, and has experience in print, digital, podcasting, TV and video journalism, having spent time working in newsrooms at Nine, Fox Sports and Seven before moving to the capital. Melanie aims to bring Canberrans all the sports news they need to know - have a story worth sharing? Get in touch!

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