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Sport

Dressage

Hannoveraner dressage horses top in Aachen/GER.

Hannoveraner dressage horses were top at the CHIO in Aachen/GER. The German team won the prestigious Nations Cup. The winning quartet included Ferdinand BB by Florencio/Lanciano (breeder: Bernhard Sieverding, Twistringen) with Jessica von Bredow-Werndl, Duke of Britain FRH by Dimaggio/Rubinstein (breeder: ZG Pidgley, Windsor/GBR) with Frederic Wandres and Tarantino by Toronto/Carbid (breeder: Hans Günter Boehl, Bad Berleburg) with Carina Scholz. The Dutch team, who had sent the Dancier/Don Crusador son Delacroix (breeder: Jens Hagemann, Parsau) and Vincent van Grasselt to the Soers, came second. Third place went to the team from Great Britain. The team included Hawtins Delicato by Diamond Hit/Regazzoni (breeder: Judith Davis, Staunton/GBR) with Fiona Bigwood.