Round Three Excites At Teahupoo

Excellent scores aplenty, big names fall to the sword, and the Florence-Medina superheat

Things kicked into speed at the 2015 Billabong Pro Tahiti as Round Three took off this morning with clean, blue barrels on offer at Teahupoo. Highlights include an on-fire Owen Wright dropping two 9s against Dusty Payne, Italo Ferreira continuing his pursuit for the the Rookie of the Year title, a collective of six 9-point rides during the Florence-Medina superheat, and wildcards knocking out both Adriano de Souza and Mick Fanning (Current World No. 1 and No. 2). Recap all of the action below:

Round 3, Heat 1: Brett Simpson v. Filipe Toledo

Round 3, Heat 2: Bede Durbidge v. Kai Otton

Round 3, Heat 3: Owen Wright v. Dusty Payne

Round 3, Heat 4: Italo Ferreira v. Jadson Andre

Round 3, Heat 5: John John Florence v. Gabriel Medina

Round 3, Heat 6: Adriano de Souza v. Bruno Santos

Round 3, Heat 7: Mick Fanning v. Aritz Aranburu

Round 3, Heat 8: Wiggoly Dantas v. Matt Wilkinson