Tag: Canberra Raiders

Michael Ennis offers to blow Canberra’s horn on Sunday

One of the most hated men in Canberra – former Cronulla rake Michael Ennis – wants to blow the Viking horn on Sunday when the Raiders host the Sharks. Ennis famously mocked the Viking Clap moments after the Sharks had defeated Canberra in a semi-final at GIO Stadium. But Ennis, tongue-in-cheek, says he’s ready to […]

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Coach Stuart calls Raiders win one of their toughest in club’s history

Last week he called his team soft but coach Ricky Stuart labelled the Thursday night win over Canterbury one of the toughest in Canberra’s history after running out 26-10 winners. The Raiders lost Ata Hingango and Michael Oldfield in the first half to concussion before halfback Sam Williams was taken from the field with a […]

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COMMENT: Raiders should punt greedy stars and ask Josh Hodgson what he wants

COMMENT BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The struggling Canberra Raiders are currently in negotiations with some of their biggest stars but if they play their cards right, they’ll dodge four big bullets. Despite starting this season 0-4 following a lacklustre 2017 campaign, a number of players are holding out for massive contract offers. Blake Austin, Josh […]

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North Queensland and Canberra win but is task too tough for Ricky Stuart’s Raiders?

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The North Queensland Cowboys and Canberra Raiders are still alive in 2017 with victories on Friday Night Football. Paul Green’s Cowboys left their run late scoring three tries in the final 12 minutes against WestsTigers at Campbelltown Stadium. It may have been local hero James Tedesco’s final game at the ground […]

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Panthers were prepared for ugly afternoon in Canberra says Anthony Griffin

The Penrith Panthers were ready for an “ugly” afternoon in Canberra against the desperate Raiders with Coach Anthony Griffin telling the media after their 26-22 win that they expected everything to go against them at GIO Stadium. Penrith’s victory has all but knocked Canberra out of the playoffs race with rising bench player Tyrone May […]

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