The Australian edges out local boy Michael February in Round 2 of the Corona Open J-Bay.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Updated: Monday, August 13, 2018
The 2013 event champ earns a 7.33 to skip to Round 3 at the Tahiti Pro Teahupo'o.
In a battle of the veteran vs. the rookie, the longtime Championship Tour surfer took down Michael Rodrigues with this move in Round 3.
J. Mendes vs. G. Colapinto vs. A. Buchan
The mid-range score for this gouge at Keramas was enough to get the Aussie past Miguel Pupo in their sudden-death battle.