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Jordy Smith at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
Jordy Smith of South Africa is the 2017 Rip Curl Pro Champion with Caio Ibelli of Brazil the runner-up. With their results Smith moves
Jordy Smith notched a near-perfect 9.93 in his Round 5 loss to Julian Wilson.
The South African carves up a midrange nine-pointer in the third round of the Rip Curl Pro.
See how the final day of action unfolded at last year's 2014 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
The South African is right back in the World Title race after clinching his first-ever win at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
Smith earns an 9.77 against Caio Ibelli and increases his lead in the Final.
Caio Ibelli vs. Jordy Smith