Fitzgibbons wins Billabong Pro Rio

Sally Fitzgibbons edges out Coco Ho to take her second win of the 2012 World Tour

Updated: May 16, 2012, 9:20 PM ET
By Casey Butler | ESPN Action Sports

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Sally Fitzgibbons rode her much-talked-of little epoxy board to a second 2012 World Tour win at the Billabong Rio Pro on Sunday. The 21-year-old Aussie pocketed a surfboard-shaped check for $25,000 and 10,000 points toward a world title after amicably defeating Hawaiian Coco Ho, also 21, in a nerve-racking final. Fitzgibbons claimed victory with just a 0.07 advantage over Ho. The final scores were 14.10 to 14.03.

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