Tour rookie Italo Ferreira (BRA) was lagging behind reigning World Champion Gabriel Medina (BRA) for most of their Quarterfinal faceoff. But then he pulled into a rare tube in tough conditions, battling back into the heat with a 9.67. He went on to win and head to Semifinals.
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