Joli's Blog: Courtney Conologue wins in Sydney
Joli's Blog: 'Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic 2012'
Courtney Conlogue takes the win over Hawaiian Malia Manuel
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 21 April, 2012 : - - The last ASP Women's World Title event in the Australian region is over with Courtney Conlogue taking the win over Hawaiian Malia Manuel. The top three World Title contenders were all knocked out of the event by the quarterfinals leaving the world title race very much alive.
Courtney was extatic. "I'm speechless right now! Today after winning my Quarterfinal I just tried to go and win the thing. Malia was surfing great. I'm really stoked to have won this event! I love Steph and Sally, and to have them chair me up the beach was absolutely amazing!"
Interesting developments in the race for the ASP Women's World Title took place. Reigning ASP Women's World Champion Carissa Moore exited on Friday. On Saturday current ASP Women's World No. 1 and 2 - Stephanie Gilmore and Sally Fitzgibbons both bowed out in the Quarterfinals. Courtney claimed her maiden win on the Women’s World Championship Tour today and sees her jump to 4th on the ratings.
COMMONWEALTH BANK BEACHLEY CLASSIC FINAL RESULTS:
1: Courtney Conlogue (USA) 13.17
2: Malia Manuel (HAW) 11.56
COMMONWEALTH BANK BEACHLEY CLASSIC SEMIFINAL RESULTS:
SF 1: Malia Manuel (HAW) 12.67 def. Tyler Wright (AUS) 10.50 SF 2: Courtney Conlogue (USA) 14.33 def. Rebecca Woods (AUS) 10.10
COMMONWEALTH BANK BEACHLEY CLASSIC QUARTERFINAL RESULTS:
QF 1: Tyler Wright (AUS) 14.43 def. Laura Enever (AUS) 12.50 QF 2: Malia Manuel (HAW) 13.00 def. Stephanie Gilmore (AUS) 11.47 QF 3: Rebecca Woods (AUS) 11.73 def. Coco Ho (HAW) 8.73 QF 4: Courtney Conlogue (USA) 14.97 def. Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) 13.34
CURRENT ASP WOMEN'S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TOUR TOP 6
1: Stephanie Gilmore (AUS)
2: Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS)
3: Tyler Wright (AUS)
4: Courtney Conlogue (USA)
5: Carissa Moore (HAW)
6: Laura Enever (AUS)
6: Malia Manuel (HAW)
Check out my "2012 Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic" images.
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