Joel Parkinson, Kelly Slater, John John Florence, Gabriel Medina: All went down in early defeat Monday at the Rip Curl Pro.
On a red-letter day for lower-ranked surfers, the Tour rookie dissects how he defeated the former Champ.
After Ibelli defeated Tour titan John Florence, the scene on the beach was euphoric.
See how the matchups in Round 3 heats Monday at Bells unfolded.
The rookie reflects on what toppling a three-time Bells winner was like.
It was a nail-biter as the rookie and the vet waited for final scores to come in from their crucial, Round 3 heat at Bells.
See how the rookie and the veteran matched up in the sudden-death heat at the Rip Curl Pro.
Get the play-by-play of the battle between the Hawaiian powerhouse and the three-time Aussie champ.
The Mauli Ola Foundation takes local kids to the beach for a day of surfing with some pros.
Matt Wilkinson on wearing yellow and the confidence it brings with it.
The surf was pumping on Easter Sunday at the Rip Curl Pro, where the world's best entered the pressure cooker of the elimination rounds.
It was a big day at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach as the Top 34 tore through Round 2 and part of Round 3. See who made the cut.
Julian Wilson discusses another heat victory in Round 3 at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
The former CT competitor, who is surfing as an injury replacement at the Rip Curl Pro, put on a show in his Round 3 heat.
Despite a determined performance in his Round 2 heat, the Brazilian suffered an ankle injury after a heavy wipeout.
After losing his crucial Round 2 heat, the Aussie Tour veteran describes "reality check" of being a new dad on Tour.
See how Slater's boards have changed over the years at the Rip Curl Pro Bells beach.
The Frenchmen talked about his frustrations with his boards and mentality going into the Round 2 heat where he was ousted by wildcard Mason