Nikki Van Dijk (AUS) takes her first CT victory with a win at the Cascais Women’s Pro.
Location: Cascais, Portugal | Event window: September 26 – October 5, 2017 | Today’s call: Nikki Van Dijk wins Women’s Event, Men’s Semis decided | Conditions: Wind-affected six foot surf
The EDP Billabong Pro Cascais ran in between women’s heats and completed the fifth round of competition as well as the man-on-man Quarterfinals to set up for an exciting finish on Thursday morning at Guincho.Competitors and event officials will reconvene at 9 a.m Thursday in Guincho for the final call of the EDP Billabong Pro Cascais. Highlights from the the Cascais Women’s Pro are available from WorldSurfLeague.com, the WSL app and on the WSL’s Facebook page.
The next stop on the 2017 WSL Championship Tour is the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France, which gets underway on October 7, 2017.
CASCAIS WOMEN’S PRO FINAL RESULTS:
1: Nikki Van Dijk (AUS) 10.67
2: Carissa Moore (HAW) 10.10
CASCAIS WOMEN’S PRO SEMIFINAL RESULTS:
SF 1: Nikki Van Dijk (AUS) 13.66 def. Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) 13.50
SF 2: Carissa Moore (HAW) 12.50 def. Malia Manuel (HAW) 6.50
CASCAIS WOMEN’S PRO QUARTERFINAL RESULTS:
QF 1: Nikki Van Dijk (AUS) 10.50 def. Lakey Peterson (USA) 7.67
QF 2: Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) 12.66 def. Keely Andrew (AUS) 9.10
QF 3: Malia Manuel (HAW) 11.60 def. Tatiana Weston-Webb (HAW) 10.83
QF 4: Carissa Moore (HAW) 13.37 def. Sage Erickson (USA) 9.60
2017 Women’s WSL Jeep Leaderboard Top 5 (after Cascais Women’s Pro):
1: Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) – 51,600
2: Courtney Conlogue (USA) – 48,100
3: Tyler Wright (AUS) – 46,450
4: Sage Erickson (USA) – 42,350
5: Nikki Van Dijk (AUS) – 42,000