Mick Fanning is continuing his dream run at Bells Beach, storming into the quarter-finals of his last World Surfing League event.
The three-time world champion won his three-man round four heat, securing a spot in the quarter-finals alongside American Patrick Gudauskas.
In a major upset, former Rip Curl Pro champ Matt Wilkinson was knocked out.
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.@Mick_Fanning & #PatrickGudauskas book a spot in the Quarter Finals whilst @mattwilko8 loses out at the #RipcurlPro #BellsBeach in Round 4, Heat 2 → https://t.co/QxIyDgIFml pic.twitter.com/i2bCWUtCPP
— World Surf League (@wsl) April 3, 2018
Fanning will next face Owen Wright with the winner from that round progressing through to the semi finals.