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Steve Guerdat and Henrik von Eckermann win in Doha

Friday, 14 March 2014

Steve Guerdat won Thursday's 1.55 class in Doha. Photo by CHI Al Shaqab.Thursday's biggest class in Doha went to Steve Guerdat on Nasa (Cumano x Prince d'Elle). With one of four double clears in this 1.55 class, the Swiss rider claimed the first prize of 22.750€ after a double clear round and a time of 37.76 in the jump-off beating runner-up Pieter Devos on Candy (Nabab de Reve x Etretat) with 1.53 seconds against the clock. Third was Michael Whitaker on Elie van der Kolmen (President x Darco).

The 1.45 speed class went to Sweden's Henrik von Eckermann aboard the Toulon-daughter Toulouse 66. Henrik was 0.43 seconds faster than Constant Van Paesschen riding Ralphy Utopia De Ransbeck (Ohio van de Padenborre x Darco), to runner-up position 0.43 seconds behind. Third was Nicola Philippaerts on Casana (Carano x Cassini).

Commenting on yesterday's results course designer Bob Ellis said: "The competitions went really well yesterday and I thought the CSI5* classes were superb. There was super footing and the facilities were unbelieveably good. It's a pleasure to build here really. We've had a few problems with winds blowing the fences down overnight, but on the whole it looks as though it's set fair now ready for today."

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Source: Press release from CSI Al Shaquab

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