With Kelly Slater and Gabriel Medina both out early at the Rip Curl Pro, Mick Fanning took full advantage, grabbing a win and moving the world title race to Pipeline.
The Rip Curl Pro Portugal saw upsets and heroic performances, here's what you need to know before the ASP World Tour moves to the final event of the 2014 season in Hawaii.
The ASP World Title scenarios are here, and going into the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal it's Medina's to lose, but Slater, Fanning, Parkinson and Florence still have a chance.
In a battle of hardened veterans, Mick Fanning outlasted Taj Burrow in a back-and-forth final to win the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach for the third time in his career.
Mick Fanning wins his third Bells title, John John Florence gets a perfect 10, and Kelly Slater stumbles. The 53rd running of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach has been interesting.
Carissa Moore has won the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, but as the photos prove, the ASP women are all elevating the game.
Carissa Moore took a commanding early lead in the ASP Women's World Title race by winning the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, her second straight victory in 2014.
Last year, the Women's Rip Curl Pro set a new standard for progressive surfing from the women. This year, Bianca Buitendag is looking to ring the proverbial bell.
The Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach is the longest-running event on the ASP World Tour. With the forecast looking good, here's whom to watch for.
The historic Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach is here, and as Gabriel Medina, Joel Parkinson and Kelly Slater posture for the ASP World Title, there are still dark horses on the horizon.
Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning are the final two surfers left in the race for the 2013 ASP World Title. Here's what it's going to take for them to win it.
On a dramatic final day in Portugal, Kai Otton won the Rip Curl Pro, Nat Young took Rookie of the Year honors, and the ASP world title race remains open.
The ups and downs from the Rip Curl Pro in Peniche, Portugal.
After a number of lay days, the Rip Curl Pro Portugal was back on and favorites Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson and Jordy Smith were ready
In Rd. 2 of the Rip Curl Pro Portugal Kelly Slater slipped up against a local wildcard. The 2013 world title is now in Mick Fanning's grasp.
Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning were both losers on the opening day of the Rip Curl Pro Portugal while tour prankster Matty Wilkinson stole the show.