Billabong Pipeline Masters In Memory Of Andy Irons: Day 2 Photos And Video

10X ASP World Champion Kelly Slater en route to a victory over event wildcard John Florence. Photo: Checkwood

10X ASP World Champion Kelly Slater en route to a victory over event wildcard John Florence. Photo: Checkwood

John Florence with a man-sized hack during his heat against Kelly Slater. Florence lost but put up a valiant effort against King Kelly. Photo: Checkwood

John Florence with a man-sized hack during his heat against Kelly Slater. Florence lost but put up a valiant effort against King Kelly. Photo: Checkwood

Once Kelly gets revved up at Backdoor, it's pretty much game over for the rest of the field. Photo: Checkwood

Once Kelly gets revved up at Backdoor, it's pretty much game over for the rest of the field. Photo: Checkwood

2009 Pipe Masters winner Taj Burrow with an early morning Backdoor drainer. Taj ended up losing later in the day to Jeremy Flores despite some great surfing. Photo: Checkwood

2009 Pipe Masters winner Taj Burrow with an early morning Backdoor drainer. Taj ended up losing later in the day to Jeremy Flores despite some great surfing. Photo: Checkwood

CJ Hobgood's backside no grab tube ride wasn't enough to get past Jeremy Flores. Photo: Checkwood

CJ Hobgood's backside no grab tube ride wasn't enough to get past Jeremy Flores. Photo: Checkwood

Just a few days ago I was talking to Dusty Payne in the water and he said he had no shortboards in his quiver. He was grabbing any 6'0" or 5'9" he could get his hands on. It looks like he found a keeper... Photo: Checkwood

Just a few days ago I was talking to Dusty Payne in the water and he said he had no shortboards in his quiver. He was grabbing any 6'0" or 5'11" he could get his hands on. It looks like he found a keeper... Photo: Checkwood

Go ahead and claim that one Dusty! Photo: Checkwood

Go ahead and claim that one Dusty! Photo: Checkwood

Dusty Payne rejoices moments after his amazing come from behind victory over Mick Fanning that salvaged his spot on the 2011 ASP World Tour. Photo: Checkwood

Dusty Payne rejoices moments after his amazing come from behind victory over Mick Fanning that salvaged his spot on the 2011 ASP World Tour. Photo: Checkwood

CJ Hobgood was as blown away as anyone by Dusty's last minute comeback... Photo: Checkwood

CJ Hobgood was as blown away as anyone by Dusty's last minute comeback... Photo: Checkwood

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