After a four month hiatus from ASP Women's World Tour competition, World No. 3 Sofia Mulanovich (PER), World No. 4 Samantha Cornish (AUS) and World No. 10 Melanie Bartels (HAW) will kick start Round 1, in the first heat of the day.
All six heats of Round 1 will be completed this morning with Round 2 on standby this afternoon.
The Billabong Girls Pro is Stop 3 of 7 on the ASP Women's World Tour.
BILLABONG GIRLS PRO BRAZIL ROUND ONE MATCH-UPS Heat 1: Sofia Mulanovich (PER), Samantha Cornish (AUS), Melanie Bartels (HAW) Heat 2: Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), Jessi Miley Dyer (Aus), Caroline Sarran (France) Heat 3: Chelsea Hedges (AUS), Jacqueline Silva (BRA), Nicola Atherton (AUS) Heat 4: Layne Beachley (AUS), Megan Abubo (HAW), Rochelle Ballard (HAW) Heat 5: Melanie Redman-Carr (AUS), Amee Donohoe (AUS), Roseanne Hodge (ZAF) Heat 6: Rebecca Woods (AUS), Silvana Lima (BRA), Claire Bevilacqua (AUS)