Gliddon primed for Boomers homecoming

Justin FrisSouth Western Times
Bunbury born and raised basketballer Cameron Gliddon has been included in the 17-man Boomers squad for its upcoming international matches against Canada and the US.
Camera IconBunbury born and raised basketballer Cameron Gliddon has been included in the 17-man Boomers squad for its upcoming international matches against Canada and the US. Credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images

Bunbury-born and raised basketball star Cameron Gliddon has been included within a 17-man Australian Boomers squad for its upcoming international matches against the US and Canada in August.

The Boomers face Canada on August 16 and 17 at RAC Arena in Perth, before heading to Melbourne for a two game series against the US, which begins on August 22.

Gliddon, who has been a perennial Boomers representative since making his international debut in 2017, plays NBL for the Brisbane Bullets.

The Perth clashes will end a five year hiatus of international basketball in WA.

Boomers squad: Deng Adel, Aron Baynes, Todd Blanchfield, Andrew Bogut, Jonah Bolden, Mitch Creek, Matthew Dellavedova, Cameron Gliddon, Chris Goulding, Joe Ingles, Nicholas Kay, Jock Landale, Mitch McCarron, Patty Mills, Brock Motum, Ben Simmons, Nathan Sobey.

Get the latest news from thewest.com.au in your inbox.

Sign up for our emails