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Big Wigs blown off at HuntingtonPosted 31 Jul 2012, by STABmag
The big players from the World Tour are dropping like flies at the US Open. Former winner, Mick Fanning was one, along with Taylor Knox, Owen Wright, Taj, the Hobgoods and Matt Wilko, who all lost in the waist high conditions at Huntington.
Brazilian world number 18, Miguel Pupo, had no such troubles in the small waves, however, easily progressing with the day’s highest combined total – 18.07 – comprising of some trademark aerials. Australian expat turned Cali resident, Josh Kerr was another standout, racking up a 9.50 for a crisp outside punt and a sizzling inside turn combo.
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