CLOUDBREAK, Tavarua/Fiji (Sunday, June 10, 2012) – The Volcom Fiji Pro, Event No. 4 of 10 on the 2012 ASP World Championship Tour, has been called back on this afternoon with Round 5 commencing at 12:15pm in four-to-six-foot (1.5 – 2 metre) plus surf at Cloudbreak.
“The tide and wind has cooperated with us this afternoon and we’ll be commencing Round 5 of competition at 12:15pm,” Matt Wilson, Volcom Fiji Pro Event Director, said. “We’re planning on running Round 5 and the Quarterfinals today which should set us up for a possible finish tomorrow. Good luck to all our competitors today.”
Up first this afternoon will be Damien Hobgood (USA), 32, up against Mick Fanning (AUS), 30, in the opening heat of Round 5.
The Volcom Fiji Pro will be webcast LIVE via www.volcom.com/fijipro and broadcast on FUEL TV in Australia.
For more information, log onto www.aspworldtour.com
VOLCOM FIJI PRO ROUND 5 MATCH-UPS:
Heat 1: Damien Hobgood (USA) vs. Mick Fanning (AUS)
Heat 2: Joel Parkinson (AUS) vs. Taj Burrow (AUS)
Heat 3: Owen Wright (AUS) vs. Julian Wilson (AUS)
Heat 4: C.J. Hobgood (USA) vs. Heitor Alves (BRA)
VOLCOM FIJI PRO QUARTERFINAL MATCH-UPS:
QF 1: John John Florence (HAW) vs. TBD
QF 2: Gabriel Medina (BRA) vs. TBD
QF 3: Kelly Slater (USA) vs. TBD
QF 4: Adriano de Souza (BRA) vs. TBD