The Oi Rio Women's Pro will be pivotal in shaping what looks to be the closest, and hardest fought, title race in years.
Courtney Conlogue of the USA successfully defended her Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach title by defeating 6X World Champion Stephanie Gilmore of
The women's competition is complete after a gem of a day at the Rip Curl Pro. And men's superheats are set after a stunning Round Three.
The Californian digs her way out of trouble time and again to nab her second-straight Rip Curl Pro.
Conlogue earns an 9.00 against Stephanie Gilmore in a Final battle.
Before she became runner-up to the 2016 World Title, the California surfer took a trip to uncharted waters.