CSI 4*

Piergiorgio Bucci & Driandria Power to Victory in €100,000 Hubside Grand Prix CSI 4* at Hubside Fall Tour

2019.09.29.99.99 Hubside CSI 4 GP Piergiorgio Bucci & Driandria Marco Villanti

Port Grimaud, France – September 29, 2019 – Piergiorgio Bucci (ITA) and Driandria triumphed in the €100,000 Hubside Grand Prix CSI 4* today during the Hubisde Jumping Fall Tour CSI 4*/2* at Port Grimaud, France.

Forty-six combinations entered the ring on the last Sunday of September to face Louis Konickx’s 1.55m course with eleven combinations advancing to the jump-off.

2019.09.29.99.99 Hubside CSI 4 GP Piergiorgio Bucci & Driandria

Piergiorgio Bucci (ITA) & Driandria

The Italian and the 11-year-old bay Dutch Warmblood mare (Carthino Z x Sheraton) were sumpreme by clearing all the obstacles they faced for the second time, laying down the fastest time of 30.01 seconds to claim the jackpot of €25,000.

After winning the €26,500 Grand Prix Qualifer on Friday, Eugenio Garza Perez (MEX) and Armani SL Z (Asca Z x Cumano) had another great performance, finishing second only due to their time of 30.27 seconds during the tiebreaker.

Thierry Rozier (FRA) and Star (Singular Jot Oes x Caretino) finished in third place for the third time competing there this week, backed by another clear effort, this time in 31.72 seconds.

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Piergiorgio Bucci (ITA) aboard Driandria receiving the prizes from Beatrice Ottaviani Denis Monticolo and Alain Benedetto during the awards ceremony.

For full results, please click here.

Source: Press release from Eloise Lepine / Blitzko Communication for Hubside Jumping

Photos: © Hubside Jumping / Marco Villanti / Filippo Gabutti

Categories: CSI 4*