Jordy Smith and Mick Fanning led the charge into the quarterfinals of the Rip Curl Pro, but the big news of the day was the elimination of Kelly Slater and Joel Parkinson.
Emotions run high at Bells in memory of Micheal Peterson, the all-time ruler of Bells
Sally Fitzgibbons wins 2012 Rip Curl Bells Beach Pro
Mick Fanning wins the Rip Curl Pro Friday as Kelly Slater takes World Title rankings lead
Rookie Malia Manuel posts huge at Bells round 3
Steph Gilmore, Sarah Mason, Paige Hareb, and Coco Ho hang on through round two at Bells
Mason, Gilmore, Ho, and Peterson in form on day 4 at Bells Beach; quarterfinalists determined.