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The Real Clash Of The Titans

Occhilupo and Curren set to renew their rivalry at Bells Beach.

Updated: June 21, 2010, 10:24 AM ET
By Andy Morris | ESPN Action Sports

When it comes to rivalries, it's hard to surpass Tom Curren and Mark Occhilupo. From riot-inducing heats at the U.S. Open to their 1986 semifinal at Bells Beach that's considered by some to be the greatest competitive heat ever surfed, Curren and Occy have been at it for the better part of three decades now. And last year the fire was stoked anew when Billabong introduced the "Clash of the Icons" -- a speciality event held during the Billabong Pro South Africa. That grudge match ended in a tie ...

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