CSI 4*

Marlon Zanotelli & Celena VDL Triumph in €92,000 X-Bionic Sphere Grand Prix CSI 4*

2017. Samorin CSI 4 Marlon Zanotelli & Celena VDL Xbionic Sphere.jpg

Marlon Módolo Zanotelli (BRA) & Celena VDL won the €92,000 X-Bionic Sphere Grand Prix CSI 4* yesterday during the X-BIONIC Indoor Master CSI 4*/2* at the x-bionic sphere in Samorin, Slovakia. The Brazilian and the 10-year-old bay Dutch Warmblood mare (Mr. Blue x Chin Chin) soared over all the 1.60m maximum-height obstacles, blazing through jump-off course in 37.54 seconds for the victory.

Harrie Smolders (NED) & Zinius (Nabab de Reve x Kannan) were the runners-up with no penalties and a time of 38.77 seconds during the tiebreaker. João Victor Castro (BRA) & Quentin PJ (Quidam de Revel x Escudo) rounded out the top three with two penalty-free performances, the decisive one in 40.15 seconds for bronze honors.