Surf-tistics: France

A comprehensive statistical guide to Stop 7 of the 2010 ASP World Tour

Updated: September 24, 2010, 9:19 AM ET
By Mike Newman | ESPN Action Sports

There are no sure things in surfing, and there are certainly no guarantees, but heading into the Quiksilver Pro France in lovely Hossegor, Kelly Slater's bid for a record-setting tenth world title may be as close as we're going to come.

When Jordy Smith lost his quarterfinal heat at the Hurley Pro, Slater was already in the semifinals and had regained the number one ranking for the umpteenth time. By the end of the event Kelly had a 4,500 point lead over Smith, which equates ...

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