Quarteira, Faro, Portugal – November 07, 2019 – Michael Pender (IRL) and Casanova Van Overis Z won the €25,350 Jump-off Class CSI 3* yesterday during the Vilamoura Champions Tour CSI 3* at the Vilamoura Equestrian Centre in Portugal.
The Irishman and the 11-year-old black Zangersheide gelding (Casper van Erpekom Z x Estala) were supreme in the 1.45m challenge, earning top honors after a flawless performance in 33.96 seconds during the tiebreaker.
Holly Smith (GBR) and Denver (Memphis x Chico’s Boy) came close to their fourth win at the tour the past three weeks, finishing second this time in 34.05 seconds.
Francisco José Mesquita Musa (BRA) and Catch Me Império Egípcio (Contagio x Werther) completed the podium with no penalties and jump-off time of 35.91 seconds.
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