2006 RIP CURL PRO Preview

The Second stop of the WCT

Live Web cast
ripcurl.com and http://www.asptour.com/ripcurlpro

Where: Bells Beach: Jan Juc, Victoria, Australia

When: April 11-21

Past Champions:
2005: Trent Munro (AUS)
2004: Joel Parkinson (AUS)
2003: Andy Irons (HAW)
2002: Andy Irons (HAW)
2001: Mick Fanning (AUS)
2000: Sunny Garcia (HAW)

Big names to watch:
Kelly Slater (of course) — 7x World Champ, 2x Gold Coast Victories and coming off a Victory at Snapper Rocks
Andy Irons — 3x World Champ last years Bells Beach runner up

Guys to watch:
Taj Burrow (AUS) — Second Place finish at Snappers
Adriana de Souza (BRA) — Third Place finish at Snappers
Bobby Martinez (USA) – Third Place finish at Snappers
Pancho Sullivan (HAW) — Round 4 Finish at Snappers and a Victory at the 4 Star Margaret River Pro

Betting Odds:
Kelly Slater 4.2:1
Andy Irons4.2:1
Taj Burrows 9:1
Mick Fanning 11:1

Our Picks for Betting:
Chris Ward 201:1
Pancho Sullivan 81:1
Bobby Martinez 41:1
Cory Lopez 41:1 (last years semi-finalist at Bells)

For more betting odds: www.sportingbet.com.au