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2009 Billabong Pipeline Masters Day 4

And now, for the thrilling conclusion of the 2009 Billabong Pipeline Masters.

Updated: December 15, 2009, 7:08 PM ET
By Jake Howard and Jon Coen | ESPN Action Sports

The 2009 ASP World season is officially over. Mick Fanning is your world champion, Joel Parkinson is your Triple Crown champ, and after his win today, Taj Burrow is your new Pipeline Master.

"For an Australian to win the Pipe Masters is an awesome thing," said Joel Parkinson. "I'd give up my Triple Crown title win the Pipe Masters."

For as talented as Burrow is, he spent most of '09 in obscurity. All year long the spotlight was on Parko, Fanning and Kelly, so coming ...

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