Antonio Matos Almeida was the winner of the CSI5* 1,45m in Estoril today, and that made the home crowd very happy.
- Antonio Matos Almeida - Irene vd Kwachthoeve
- Harry Charles - Controe
- Pius Schwizer - Vient tu du Rouet
With Irene vd Kwachthoeve, a Belgian-bred mare by Griseldi, finished in 57,84 seconds in this course against the clock. Harry Charles took the silver with Controe (Wender R) for Great Britain in 58,02 seconds, a little less than two seconds faster than the Swiss pair Pius Schwizer with Vient tu du Rouet.
Gregory Wathelet and Spike vd Withoeve (Sting vd Withoeve) finished fourth in 60,72 seconds, almost half a second faster than Slovakia's Bronislav Chudyba with New York (Verdi TN).
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