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KENNEDY TO BATTLE MELLING IN RIPCURL PRO ROUND 1

Stu ‘giant killer’ Kennedy is set to face some familiar opposition when round 1 of the Ripcurl Pro gets underway at Bells Beach.

Following his recent run of wins at the Quiksilver Pro on the Gold Coast, he’ll take on fellow local hopeful Adam Melling, aswell as Julian Wilson, in his first heat.

Meanwhile, the region’s Tyler Wright will hit the water in the women’s.

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Sam Burbury completed his Bachelor of Journalism at Bond University on the Gold Coast, before joining NBN's Lismore newsroom as a reporter in November 2015. He moved south to Newcastle, where he now works as a reporter & producer, in July 2018.

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