We’ve had broken bones, personal heartbreak, last-second World Title waves, inevitable controversies, rabid crowds…but most of all, there’ve been waves. Pipeline waves. Real ones.
If he’d somehow lost the World Title in waves like yesterday’s, they would have been flipping cars in the streets of Haleiwa.
If he’d somehow lost the World Title in waves like this, they would have been flipping cars in the streets of Haleiwa.
The Tour’s walking hard-luck story – if you listen to him – has always got something working against him, and yesterday, it was Kelly (Bloody Jimmy! ), not only shutting Kai’s wave down with priority, but then launching straight into a long, long floater, the kind that went out of fashion early in the millennium.
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