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Wednesday, July 15, 2009
Parkinson claims Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, Solidifies ASP ratings lead

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Joel Parkinson (AUS), 28, has won the 2009 Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, his third ASP World Tour event victory this season alone, solidifying his position as frontrunner in the race for the 2009 ASP World Title.
BILLABONG PRO JEFFREYS BAY FINAL RESULTS:

1 — Joel Parkinson (AUS) 15.97

2 — Damien Hobgood (USA) 11.94

BILLABONG PRO JEFFREYS BAY SEMIFINALS RESULTS:

SF 1: Joel Parkinson (AUS) 17.83 def. Kai Otton (AUS) 16.47

SF 2: Damien Hobgood (USA) 13.73 def. Dane Reynolds (USA) 13.67

BILLABONG PRO JEFFREYS BAY QUARTERFINALS RESULTS:

QF 1: Kai Otton (AUS) 16.17 def. Dean Morrison (AUS) 10.83

QF 2: Joel Parkinson (AUS) 15.66 def. Bobby Martinez (USA) 10.83

QF 3: Dane Reynolds (USA) 19.20 def. Sean Holmes (ZAF) 9.84

QF 4: Damien Hobgood (USA) 14.73 def. Taylor Knox (USA) 14.30

REMAINING BILLABONG PRO JEFFREYS BAY ROUND 3 RESULTS:

Heat 6: Dane Reynolds (USA) 15.66 def. Michel Bourez (PYF) 10.83

Heat 7: Taylor Knox (USA) 12.57 def. Kelly Slater (USA) 6.04

Heat 8: Damien Hobgood (USA) 13.60 def. Bede Durbidge (AUS) 12.97

2009 ASP WORLD TOUR TOP 10:

1: Joel Parkinson (AUS) 5076 pts

2: C.J. Hobgood (USA) 3672 pts

3: Adriano de Souza (BRA) 3613 pts

4: Taj Burrow (AUS) 3460 pts

5: Damien Hobgood (USA) 3374 pts

6: Bobby Martinez (USA) 3357 pts

7: Mick Fanning (AUS) 3350 pts

8: Kelly Slater (USA) 3030 pts

9: Tom Whitaker (AUS) 2942 pts

10: Jordy Smith (ZAF) 2896 pts

For additional ASP information log on to www.aspworldtour.com or www.aspnorthamerica.org