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Camron Slessor

Adelaide, SA, Australia

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Past articles by Camron:

Adelaide Giants hoping to break Australian Baseball League championship drought

The Adelaide Giants have qualified for the play-offs seven times since the Australian Baseball League relaunched in 2010, but the team is confident its success can continue all the way to the top this year. → Read More

Tennis star Novak Djokovic ready to entertain Adelaide crowds ahead of first Australian Open since being deported

The former tennis world number one says he is ready to move on after returning to Australia for the first time since being deported after failing to meet the country's COVID-19 vaccination requirements. → Read More

Team New Zealand sets new wind-powered land speed record on South Australia's Lake Gairdner

Team New Zealand sails a wind-powered craft at more than 222 kilometres per hour to beat the record set 13 years ago. → Read More

Australian cricket fast bowler urges men to consider sperm donation after baby joy

For Australian fast bowler Megan Schutt, the birth of daughter Rylee — conceived via a sperm donation — has changed her outlook on her life and career, with the family now thriving. → Read More

SA Premier defends plans for state to host controversial LIV Golf series

The South Australian Premier defends a decision to bring the Saudi Arabian-backed LIV Golf series to Adelaide for the next two years, saying it is a huge economic opportunity for the state. → Read More

Craig Randall leaves Adelaide 36ers NBL basketball team by mutual consent

Adelaide 36ers coach CJ Bruton says the club's bombshell decision to part ways with star import Craig Randall II is the best move for the club going forward. → Read More

A new era begins as Adelaide and Port Adelaide prepare to battle in AFLW Showdown One

Friday night’s historic first AFLW Showdown is set to be one of South Australia’s most memorable events in women’s sport. → Read More

What's it like to hold an Australian parkrun record — and what comes next?

Parkrun may not be the most competitive running event, but it still attracts some of the world's best runners. Meet the two Australians who hold records in the weekly timed event. → Read More

Port Adelaide great Robbie Gray announces retirement

After a 16-year AFL career, Port Adelaide's Robbie Gray has announced his retirement from football. → Read More

AFL boss Gillon McLachlan apologises to Eddie Betts over Adelaide Crows pre-season camp, amid talk of potential class action

The AFL has publicly apologised to former player Eddie Betts, after he detailed his traumatic experience at a 2018 Adelaide Crows pre-season training camp. Meanwhile, an Adelaide sports lawyer says he has spoken to several players about a potential class action. → Read More

Adelaide Oval wants to reintroduce serving alcohol in cans, but police union says it's unsafe

Adelaide Oval wants to bring back canned drinks for football fans but the police union is not happy about the proposal. → Read More

Former AFL player Tom Rockliff says he and his son were spat at by Carlton fans after Port Adelaide loss

Former Port player Tom Rockliff has called out Carlton fans after Sunday’s game – claiming he and his son were spat at after leaving the MCG. → Read More

Australian marathon runner Jess Stenson shares her top tips to get a parkrun PB

Setting a new personal best time can be super motivating, no matter what level of running you're at. Here are Jess Stenson's top tips for how to shave those seconds off your time. → Read More

Preseason chaos for the Adelaide Lightning, with key players missing ahead of WNBL campaign

Adelaide Lightning coach Chris Lucas says this year's preseason has been the toughest of his career. At one stage he had just eight players available to train with ahead of the WNBL season. → Read More

Jason Horne-Francis says he can 'handle the pressure' if picked first in tomorrow's AFL Draft

Jason Horne-Francis is all but locked in to join the Kangaroos with the number one pick in tomorrow night's AFL National Draft and he says he can handle any pressure that comes his way. → Read More

African Nations Cup returns to South Australia in celebration of culture, community and football

Cancelled last year due to COVID-19, South Australia's African Nations Cup is back. The tournament brings together African communities from all over Australia to celebrate culture and football. → Read More

Indigenous culture to be celebrated as WBBL launches inaugural First Nations Round

The WBBL will hold its first league-wide First Nations Round this season, celebrating the hundreds of traditional custodians of the land that cricket is played on. → Read More

How becoming a mum helped marathon runner Jess Stenson smash her personal best

Olympic marathon runner Jess Stenson says becoming a mother has helped her reach new heights, after setting a new personal best time in her first marathon in three years. → Read More

'Copious amounts of champagne': Ollie Wines's family share their pride after watching his historic Brownlow Medal win

The family of Ollie Wines are sharing how it felt to watch him take out the 2021 Brownlow Medal from their hometown of Echuca in northern Victoria. → Read More

Port Adelaide confirms interest in Sydney's Jordan Dawson, as pressure grows on coach Ken Hinkley

Port Adelaide confirms it has interest in want-away Swan Jordan Dawson, as pressure continues to grow on head coach Ken Hinkley. → Read More