Toledo and Ítalo advance straight to round 3 in Saquarema; Medina loses | using waves

Three-time Rio Pro champion (2015, 2018, 2019) Filipe Toledo, certified together with Ítalo Ferreira, Michael Rodrigues, Yago Dora, Miguel Pupo and Tatiana Weston-Webb for the following round in Saquarema this Thursday. Gabriel Medina and 5 different Brazilians misplaced in the primary round and will compete in the vacation spot in this eighth stage of the World Ride Tour.

Filipe Toledo begins flying and receiving 8.17 on his first wave in Saquarema

On a sunny day with waves measuring one and a half ft[2 m]Brazilians staged demonstrations in and out of the water. On the sand facet, followers confirmed off the ability of the inexperienced and yellow screams and took all their vitality into the “Brazilian storm”.

In search of a fourth title, Filipinho is the one Brazilian to have already gained the World Cup in Rio and can also be the largest winner in Rio waters. Toledo is the present title chief and is on the lookout for his first world title. He has already hit the pillar a number of occasions, together with dropping the ultimate towards Medina in 2021.

Filipe Toledo acquired the sky flying initially of the summer season, making 8.17. He started to put stress on his opponents. Shortly afterwards, the battery adopted very slowly till the final 10 minutes. Toledo scored 5.60 as a trademark, leaving Miguel Tudela and Nat Young needing 7 factors to return on the finish of the warmth.

“There are at all times alternatives”, Filipe Toledo celebrates victory

Gabriel Medina continued with first place till the final 10 minutes of heat, however Connor O’Leary was in a position to flip round on the finish and advance to the highest 16. It was heat with just a few waves and a small quantity. Medina ended with 6.40 (4.40 + 2.00), whereas the warmth winner managed to end with two common factors, including up to 10.56. With 1 minute left, Medina wanted 6.17 and remained properly. The three-time champion tried to hit the sky, however fell right into a trick. Gabriel slips on Callum Robson’s elbow in the return place.


Surrounded by followers, Gabriel Madina enters the ocean for his first warmth

Ítalo Ferreira began to warmth up as he preferred, catching a number of waves. Brabo scored 7.50, the very best rating for males firstly, leaving different athletes needing greater than 7 factors. João Chianca confirmed curiosity in Saquarema Sea, however couldn’t discover a good mixture of tips. Locals, in addition to South Africans, will nonetheless have a spot in the knockout rounds.

Italo Ferreira scored 7.50 in Round 1 in Saquarema

Italo Ferreira scored 7.50 in Round 1 in Saquarema

In addition to successful the warmth, Ítalo additionally confirmed a successful angle as properly. The world champion carried the title Mano Ziul on his again, in honor of the lifetime of the Brazilian founding father of reside broadcasts in the slide. As quickly because the battery ran out, the engineer’s household hugged Ítalo in gratitude. Mano died this June.

Italo Ferreira pays homage to Mano Ziul by name in lycra in Saquarema

Italo Ferreira pays homage to Mano Ziul by title in lycra in Saquarema

Italo Ferreira hugs Mano Ziul's family

Italo Ferreira hugs Mano Ziul’s household

Six Brazilians misplaced and will run the repechage round, which is able to most likely happen this Friday. Gabriel Medina, João Chianca, Samuel Pupo, Mateus Herdy, Caio Ibelli and Jadson Andre may have another probability to proceed in the occasion in the following section.

Brazil’s World Tour motion is proven reside on sportv3 and ge additionally tracks the occasion in actual time.


  1. Carissa Moore towards Sol Aguirre
  2. Stephanie Gilmore x Isabella Nichols
  3. John Defay x Courtney Context
  4. Brisa Hennessy x Lakey Peterson


  1. Griffin Colpinto towards Miguel Tudela
  2. Gayo Ibelli x Jadson Andre
  3. Kanoa Igarashi x Mateus Herdy
  4. Jordy Smith towards Nat Young
  5. Ethan Ewing x João Chianca
  6. Andean Kolohe x Samuel Pupo
  7. Callum Robson x Gabriel Madina
  8. Matthew McGillivray x Jake Marshall

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