Images from the Longines King George V Gold Cup at Hickstead
Monday, 05 August 2013
Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum had only a foot in the water on Unbelievable, who jumped amazing as usual. All photos by Jenny Abrahamsson.
The winners - with the only double clear; Ben Maher and his team gold ride from London Tripple X III.Marcus had a good weekend at Hickstead; he was on the winning Nations Cup team on Friday with Plot Blue and finished second in the Grand Prix on Copin van de Broy.Carlina jumped fantastic with Ulrich Kirchhoff and ended third after the a-element in the combination fell in the jump-off.Albert Voorn and Tobalio in action.Bezzie Madden was extremely unlucky an had a rail on the last oxer down on Coral Reef Via Volo.Diaghilev - Billy Twomey's relatively new and amazing ride!Katie Dinan and Nougat du Vallet in the triple combination.Penelope Leprevost and Dame Blanche van Arenberg finished fourth on a four penalty score.McLain Ward on Cadence for the US.What a round from Odie de Frevent and Peter Charles! It was only the final oxer that prevented them from going into the jump-off.Volia jumped a super round with Robert Smith in the saddle.So did Ingliston Twister with Joseph Clayton. Ben and Tripple X III racing through the finish line in the jump-off......and Marcus and Copin van de Broy...... as well as Uli and Carlina.