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Canberra Raiders

Canberra Raiders1982 signalled the arrival of the Canberra Raiders who were responsible for unearthing some of Australian Rugby League’s greatest ever players. With a team containing Mal Meninga, Laurie Daley, Bradley Clyde and the Walter brothers, the Raiders achieved back to back Premierships in 1989 and 1990, before succumbing to the Panthers in 1991. Since then, times have been difficult for the Raiders with injuries and player exodus often plaguing the club’s Premiership aspirations, but the club appear to the once again rebuilding upon a foundation of local talent, such as Josh Dugan and Josh McCrone.

Canberra Raiders Articles

Top 10 NRL off-season moves

by , 16 Oct 2014

Although the premiership party remains in full swing in Redfern, much of the NRL’s attention has swiftly turned to 2015 and beyond. Every club has dipped into the transfer market, some far more than others. Teams such as the Sharks, Titans and Tigers have recruited in decent numbers, reflecting their need to overhaul their rosters […]

Blake Austin a perfect fit for Canberra

by , 15 Oct 2014

Hands up if you thought at the start of 2014 that Blake Austin would be a sought after recruit at season’s end? Anyone with their hand up needs to be called in for questioning, because you’re telling fibs. Austin began the year not only behind Braith Anasta for the five-eighth job at Wests Tigers but […]

Erin Molan, Channel Nine, the Raiders: If this isn’t discrimination, I don’t know what is

Erin Molan, Channel Nine, the Raiders: If this isn’t discrimination, I don’t know what is

by , 1 Oct 2014

Following the Dally M Awards last night, reality is beginning to set in – the 2014 NRL season is coming to a close. We have one more game this weekend to determine who will be crowned premiers for season 2014. To all the Canterbury Bulldogs and South Sydney Rabbitohs fans, enjoy this very special week. […]

Mastermind season review: Canberra Raiders

Mastermind season review: Canberra Raiders

by , 14 Sep 2014

After a disastrous 2013 season which saw Josh Dugan, Blake Ferguson and Sandor Earl all depart the club in controversial circumstances, this year didn’t prove to be any better for the Canberra Raiders. Despite the acquisition of former Test coach Ricky Stuart, who arrived at the club after quitting Parramatta just one season into a […]

Four reasons the Canberra Raiders can’t sign players

Four reasons the Canberra Raiders can’t sign players

by , 13 Sep 2014

As the bottom eight enjoy their additional four weeks of annual leave, they will begin to turn their attention to not being as shocking in 2015. This will include scouting new talent, something the Canberra Raiders have failed miserably at this season. Then take into account the talented Raiders juniors who sign with rival teams, […]

Stuart hopeful ahead of 2015

by , 7 Sep 2014

After a disappointing first season back at the club he served so magnificently as a player, Canberra coach Ricky Stuart believes the Raiders’ strong finish to their 2014 NRL campaign is a sign of better things to come. Canberra saved the best performance of a dire season until round 26, producing a strong effort to […]

[VIDEO] Canberra Raiders vs Parramatta Eels: NRL highlights, scores, blog

[VIDEO] Canberra Raiders vs Parramatta Eels: NRL highlights, scores, blog

by , 6 Sep 2014 Popular article!

MATCH RESULT: The Canberra Raiders have ended Parramatta’s finals hopes with a 33 to 20 victory at GIO Stadium. The Raiders lead by as much as 26 points before Jarryd Hayne inspired an Eels comeback. It wasn’t enough as Anthony Milford sealed the result with a field goal in the 78th minute. The Eels loss […]

Raiders extend Croker deal

by , 5 Sep 2014

Canberra have rewarded Jarrod Croker for his fine form this NRL season, extending the 23-year-old’s deal with the Raiders for an extra three seasons. Croker was already under contract for next year but will now stay with the NRL club until the end of the 2018 campaign. The centre has been one of the few […]

Cornish and Wighton star in Raiders’ win over Tigers

by , 31 Aug 2014

Young guns Mitch Cornish and Jack Wighton have given long suffering Canberra fans renewed hope for 2015 after sparking a 27-12 NRL victory over Wests Tigers on Saturday. While there are still fears that star five-eighth Anthony Milford’s departure to Brisbane next season will send the battling club back into freefall, Cornish’s first 80 minute […]

Canberra Raiders vs Wests Tigers: NRL live scores

Canberra Raiders vs Wests Tigers: NRL live scores

by , 30 Aug 2014

The Canberra Raiders and Wests Tigers meet at GIO Stadium on Saturday afternoon in a clash that will have no impact on the top eight, but a big impact on each sides’ confidence heading into the off season. Join The Roar for live scores from 5:30pm (AEST). The Canberra Raiders got across the line last […]


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