Italo Ferreira & Carissa Moore Win the WSL 2021 Rip Curl Newcastle Cup
Both Defending World Champs Reclaim the Yellow Leaders Jersey at Merewether Beach
"Oh my gosh it feels amazing, I don't know what I expected coming into this event,but I was just taking it heat by heat and it feels so good to be standing number one atthe end of this contest," Moore said after winning.
In the Men’s side of the draw a new leader emerged.The last timeItaloFerreiraandGabriel Medinamet in a Championship Tour final, there was a World Championship and a Pipe Masters trophy on the line. Ferreira took the win on both counts, and today at Merewether beach he got another one over Medina, who had been in excellent formthroughoutthe entire event.
"This guy's a machine, he pushes me a lot. It's going to be a good run, for sure, we have three more events in Australia," Ferreira said in his post-heat interview of the rivalry between the two Brazilians.