Kristaps Neretnieks (LAT) and Moon Ray won the AED $300,000 FEI Jumping World Cup Qualifier CSI 3*-W last Saturday during the Al Ain CSI 3*-W at the Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club in Al Ain, The United Arab Emirates.
Kristaps Neretnieks (LAT) & Moon Ray
The Latvian and the 14-year-old bay gelding (Cornet Obolensky x Contender) dashed for the cash during their second performance, registering no penalties once again, stopping the timers in 46.63 seconds.
Khaled Abdulrahman Almobty (KSA) and Dona Evita (Darco x Fleuri Du Manoir) were the runners-up, the only difference being their final time of 47.85 seconds.
Frédéric David (FRA) and Equador van’t Rosakker (Nabab de Reve x Chin Chin) completed the podium after having one time-penalty attributed to the them due to their time of 52.20 seconds during the decisive phase.
Podium: 2 – Khaled Abdulrahman Almobty (KSA), 1 – Kristaps Neretnieks (LAT) 3 – Frédéric David (FRA)
Photos: © Ahmed Photography by Amed Al-Maawali
Categories: Longines FEI World Cup Jumping