As the halfway mark approaches, let's examine four key season-defining facts.
3X World Champion Mick Fanning of Australia finishes equal 13th in the Outerknown Fiji Pro after placing second to Michel Bourez of Tahiti
Tahitian Michel Bourez opened Tuesday's action at the Fiji Pro with a win over Mick Fanning.
Mick Fanning vs. Michel Bourez
Kelly Slater vs. Mick Fanning vs. Bede Durbidge