Magical victory for Robert Whitaker in Coruna

Magical victory for Robert Whitaker in Coruna

In Coruna the Worldcup competition draws all attention. In the 1.45m Longines Ranking class it was Great-Britain's Robert Whitaker who produced the only clear round in under 59 seconds.

1. Robert Whitaker - Dekato
2. Guy Williams - Rouge de Ravel
3. Olivier Robert - Eros

Whitaker and the  11-year-old KWPN-gelding, Dekato (Upgrade) made a close call victory on compatriot, Guy Williams aboard the 14-year-old SF-stallion, Rouge de Ravel (Ultimo van ter Moude). 

France's Olivier Robert completed the stage with his 15-year-old Belgian Warmblood gelding, Eros (Querlybet Hero).

The pair was followed by Mikael Forsten with Nabab's Atlanto (Nabab de Reve) in fourth and Dutch champion Leopold van Asten in fifth with the 8-year-old VDL Groep Chaccola (Chacco-Blue).