Carissa Moore wins Billabong Pro Rio

Moore beats Fitzgibbons to take Billabong Pro Rio; Gilmore's chances  dashed

Updated: July 5, 2011, 2:16 PM ET
By Jon Coen | ESPN Action Sports

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On Sunday, Hawaii's Carissa Moore beat Sally Fitzgibbons of Australia in the final of the Billabong Pro Rio, 14.87-13.80. Moore was ranked No. 1 and Fitzgibbons was No. 2 coming into Brazil. This result solidified those standings. And there are sure to be epic battles between these two on the backside of the ASP women's season. However, the main story Sunday is that four-time World Tour champ Stephanie Gilmore is now out of contention ...

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