Surfer Gabriel Medina, the three-time world champion, didn’t do properly in the first spherical of the sixth spherical and went to the Saquarema stage of the World Surf Circuit. With a complete of 6.4 factors, he was third, behind Australians Connor O’Leary (10.56) and Ethan Ewing (7.47).
With the warmth on, the sea was fairly calm and the scores of the two finest waves mixed solely hit double figures in the closing stretch. The highest score was by Connor O’Leary, who scored 5.73 on the third try. The Brazilian’s highest rating got here in his second wave and was simply 4.4.
However, Medina was forward till the clock struck 13 minutes. It was then that the Brazilian completed forward of O’Leary in scoring, scoring 7.5 factors. Then the three-time world champion additionally fell behind Ewing, recording 7.47.
With three minutes to go, O’Leary elevated the lead and Medina wanted 6.16 to take the lead in the warmth. The Brazilian, nevertheless, was unable to get the lead and was third. He bought the most waves, ten in complete, in comparison with O’LEary’s 4 and Ewing’s six.
Medina, who’s searching for his first victory in the Brazilian seas, will play tomorrow (the twenty fourth) to see if he can advance to the quarter-finals. The surfer from Maresia, who has received nearly 20 exams in the first degree of world browsing, has by no means been a Brazilian champion.
Between 2012 and 2016, the stage of the Brazilian Circuit was held in Rio de Janeiro, the place Medina’s finest outcome was third place in 2013 and 2016. Saquareman, the place he has been performing since 2017, by no means handed. quarter finals ..
Filipino will get a very good rating with the air and likewise advances to Saquareman
Felipe Toledo, three-time Brazilian stage champion, entered the sea in the fourth spherical of the first spherical in opposition to American Nat Young and Peruvian Miguel Tudela, and confirmed why he’s the Brazilian who has received the most in Rio de Janeiro. .
In his first wave, in the first minutes of the warmth, Filipino spun an antenna with out putting his palms on the edge of the board. He was stunned by the crowd and instantly received 8.17.
The second wave of the Brazilian with the highest rating was 5.60 – and the sum that induced the warmth acquire was 13.77.
Nat Young and Miguel Tudela additionally had an fascinating efficiency, however not sufficient to maneuver Filipe.
The American bought 11.00 with the two finest marks, and the Peruvians bought 9.23.
Italo Ferreira confirmed his favoritism and superior to the quarter-finals in Saquareman
Italo Ferreira reaffirmed his favoritism and defeated South African Matthew McGillivray and compatriot João Chianca in the first spherical at Saquareman.
The Tokyo Olympic champion confirmed all his talent and scored 7.50. Previously, it had already achieved a 510 and closed the battery with a sum of 12.60. Italo secured himself in the quarter-finals of the competitors.
Matthew McGillivray completed second with a time of 9.00 (4.83 in the first wave and 4.17 in the second). João Chianca didn’t meet in full warmth and solely bought a 6.30 (3.30 and three.00).
Italo is at the moment fourth in the world rankings. The high 5 qualify for the WSL Finals, which determine the world title in September, in California. After the warmth, the potiguar talked about what it’s prefer to compete with the Brazilian public.
“It’s superb, indubitably. I prefer to compete with the followers. Being in Brazil is superior as a result of I’ve the assist of the Brazilians and I’ve an ideal workforce right here. WSL.
Tati wins the present world championship and goes to the quarterfinals in Saquareman
The first Brazilian to enter the water on the first day of the Saquarema stage was Tatiana Weston-Webb, who defeated five-time Hawaiian world champion Carissa Moore and Peruvian Sol Aguirre for the occasion.
At the begin of the warmth Tati managed to catch an excellent wave and along with his maneuver he scored 6.67. With about 16 minutes to go, he bought one other good wave and the second mark was 4.10 – 10.77 in complete.
Sol Aguirre was shocked and completed second in the warmth. He added 9.90 with two notes. Carissa Moore, on the different hand, couldn’t discover herself in the Brazilian Sea. In two waves, he solely bought 1.50.
Sol and Carissa go to the rehearsal and compete in opposition to one another to remain alive – the loser is eradicated. Tati is the world runner-up and the solely Brazilian in the ladies’s Oi Rio Pro degree.
The 26-year-old Brazilian has an erratic season in 2022, ending ninth in the standings in Saquarema.
In addition, seven different Brazilians additionally entered the sea at Saquareman. Michael Rodrigues, 27, superior to the subsequent spherical after recording 12.33 of his two finest scores. Griffin Colpinto was forward of the Americans, with a complete of 12.27, and Jake Marshall, with 7.24.
Mateus Herdy and Samuel Pupo have been behind Jack Robinson (13.67 factors) in the third spherical. The Brazilians recorded 8.50 and seven.50 in complete, respectively.
Yago Dora, on the different hand, did 13.90 and received the fifth spherical of the first spherical. The 26-year-old surfer was 4 tenths forward of Medina’s “executioner” at the Tokyo Olympics, Japanese Kanoa Igarashi and North American Kolohe Andino, for a complete of 9.83.
Finally, a Brazilian trio competed in the eighth and closing spherical of the first spherical. The winner was Miguel Pupo with a rating of 13.83. Caio Ibelli got here in second with a time of 8.90. adson André completed with a 7.50.
The subsequent name for the World Circuit Saquarema stage is tomorrow (24) at 7am (GMT).
Check out males’s repechage duels:
- Heat 2: Caio Ibelli in opposition to Jadson André
- Heat 3: Canoe in opposition to Igarashi Mateus Herdy
- Heat 5: Ethan Ewing in opposition to João Chianca
- Hot 6: Kolohe Andino vs Samuel Pupo
- Hot 7: Gabriel Medina vs Callum Robson