2009 Billabong Pipeline Masters Day 2

Day two of the final event of the Vans Triple Crown and ASP Men's World Tour hit the Banzai Pipeline Friday, and we were on the beach with the play-by-play.

Updated: December 11, 2009, 6:25 PM ET
By Jake Howard and Jon Coen | ESPN Action Sports

Day Two was a proper Backdoor brawl. With Pipe pretty quiet, no one went left all day. But the rights provided plenty of action, and proved pivotal to a number of careers. Throughout the entire 2009 ASP season, wild cards have played a critical role -- just ask Kelly Slater -- but they're particularly deadly at Pipe, where the specialists have more slots than at other events and key local knowledge -- just ask Timmy Reyes.

Reyes came up against Bruce Irons yesterday and ...

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