Grimaud, France – June 18, 2020 – Filippo Marco Bologni (ITA) and Diplomat won the €11,100 Special Two-Phase Challenge CSI 4* last Thursday during the Hubside Jumping CSI 4*/2* at Haras des Grillons in France.
The Italian and the 11-year-old chestnut Belgian Sport Horse stallion (Kasmir Van Schuttershof x Darco) topped the 1.40m contest by advancing to and completing the second section without having any penalties attributed to them, securing the blue ribbon in 32.97 seconds.
Mark McAuley (IRL) and Velina de Farjonniere (Toulon x Mr Blue) were the closest ones, finishing second only four-hundredths of a second behind.
Edward Levy (FRA) and Starlette de La Roque (Jumpy des Fontaines x Kannan) also posted penalty-free efforts on both sections of the course, rounding out the top three in 33.65 seconds.
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Source: Press release from Daniel Koroloff for Hubside Jumping
Photo: © Hubside Jumping / Ljuba Buzzola