100 percent backroom banter from the MEO Rip Curl Pro.
Finals Day at the MEO Rip Curl Pro in Peniche, Portugal, featured a solid dose of high scores.
Gabriel Medina and Julian Wilson have clawed their way into the World Title race in Portugal, setting up a huge Hawaiian showdown.
Gabriel Medina earns an 6.93 in the Final.
Gabriel Medina and Julian Wilson will join Jordy Smith and John John Florence in a World Title showdown at Pipeline.
Julian Wilson vs. Gabriel Medina
New World No. 2 Gabriel Medina's path to the Final in Portugal.
A look back at Julian Wilson's path to the Final of the MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
Gabriel Medina earns an 5.83 in the Semifinals.
Julian Wilson earns an 4.17 in Heat 1 of the Quarterfinals.
Gabriel Medina earns an 6 in Heat 4 of the Quarterfinals.
Kanoa Igarashi earns an 6.83 in Heat 3 of the Quarterfinals.
Kolohe Andino earns an 7.17 in Heat 2 of the Quarterfinals.
The Brazilian blitzes into his second straight Final in Europe, jumping firmly into contention for the 2017 World Title.
Kolohe Andino earns an 8.83 in Heat 1 of the Semifinals.
Julian Wilson earns an 9.43 in Heat 1 of the Semifinals.
The Californian gets payback on John John Florence in the Quarterfinals, ending Florence's shot of clinching in Portugal.
Kanoa Igarashi vs. Gabriel Medina