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New rules for no-shows?

Updated: July 25, 2011, 3:40 PM ET
By Peter 'Joli' Wilson | ESPN Action Sports

Parties raged in South Africa Sunday night, following Jordy Smith's second consecutive victory at the Billabong Pro J-Bay. A longer lasting hangover from this contest will be the controversy surrounding the three American surfers -- Dane Reynolds, Kelly Slater and Bobby Martinez -- who failed to show in J-Bay, which has resulted in one new ASP rule being created and another being proposed.

The first rule change (discussed in Billabong Pro J-Bay early round coverage) resulted in ...

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