3X World Champion Mick Fanning of Australia advances directly to Round Three of the MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal after winning Heat 12 of
Mick Fanning (AUS) placed 1st in Heat 12 of Round One at Meo Rip Curl Pro 2017, Peniche, Portugal
Conditions thundered for the first day of competition for the MEO Rip Curl Pro, where dreams -- and boards -- were crushed.
The World Title race narrows as tough conditions take their toll on contenders.
The 3x World Champion had the highest heat score of the opening round thanks to a few beauties at Supertubos.