MUNDAKA, Spain (Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2007) – Round 2 of the Billabong Pro Mundaka will not run today. Small conditions in the one foot range have prompted event organizers to call the event off for the day.
When competition does resume, World No. 3 Taj Burrow will go head to head with Tahitian wildcard Manoa Drollet in Heat 1 while3X World Champion Andy Irons (HAW) takes on local wildcard Hodei Callazo (EUK) in Heat 2.
Burrow and Irons were forced to surf Round 2 in France last week too, but both advanced. Another call on competition status will be made at 8am local time.
ROUND 2 BILLABONG PRO MUNDAKA HEAT MATCH-UPS:
Heat 1: Taj Burrow (AUS) vs. Manoa Drollet (PYF)
Heat 2: Andy Irons (HAW) vs. Hodei Collazo (EUK)
Heat 3: Pancho Sullivan (HAW vs. Tiago Pires (PRT)
Heat 4: Dean Morrison (AUS) vs. Gabe Kling (USA)
Heat 5: Taylor Knox (USA) vs. Tem Reyes (USA)
Heat 6: Tom Whitaker (AUS) vs. Mark Occhilupo (AUS)
Heat 7: Daniel Wills (AUS) vs. Luke Munro (AUS)
Heat 8: C.J. Hobgood (USA) vs. Michael Lowe (AUS)
Heat 9: Chris Ward (USA) vs. Shaun Cansdell (AUS)
Heat 10: Bruce Irons (HAW) vs. Victor Ribas (BRA)
Heat 11: Kai Otton (AUS) vs. Neco Padaratz (BRA)
Heat 12: Fredrick Patacchia (HAW) vs. Leonardo Neves (BRA)
Heat 13: Ben Dunn (AUS) vs. Bernardo Miranda (BRA)
Heat 14: Cory Lopez (USA) vs. Rodrigo Dornelles (BRA)
Heat 15: Greg Emslie (ZAF) vs. Troy Brooks (AUS)
Heat 16: Ricky Basnett (ZAF) vs. Raoni Monteiro (BRA)