08/12/2018 - 19:57

The Spanish anthem rang again in Casas Novas

Spanish domain and great emotion in the Marqués de Riscal Trophy this afternoon in Casas Novas. The top two podium places were decided in the latest outputs to track. There were only three pairs left when Iñigo López de la Osa stopped surprinsingly the clock: 53.73 seconds that gave him victory. De la Osa, on Tea Star d'Oyale, ate up 22 hundredths from another brilliant performance by Paloma Barceló on Vivaldi d'Hyrencourt (53.95 seconds). This pair, winner yesterday at the Trofeo NH Collection, was finally in second place.
Third place went to another Spanish, Patricia Segura, the only one capable of clocking under the 55.54 seconds with which Marco Oliveira Valente had achieved the best time in the first round of participants, in total more than 60. Segura rode Valseuse of Terlong and stopped the clock in 54.95 seconds. The Portuguese Oliveira, on Upercut Kervee, would eventually classified fourth.
Another big applause from the local audience was when Gonzalo Añón became part of the quintet of winners, on Elisa van de Helle and with a time of 56.21 seconds.
Coruña equestrian center has a magnificent appearance, with a high number of people from early in the afternoon, which promises a full absolute for race 5 * today, the Longines Grand Prix – Tyco Trophy. It will begin around 20:30 hours, and is preceded by a tribute to Carlo, Sergio Álvarez Moya’s horse because of its retirement.
The test of the GP, with obstacles of 1.60 meter high, will be on the scale A and jump-off, and 37 pairs of the best ones on the international scene will contest. Horses like Chiara 222, winner of a Grand Prix in Doha, and fourth in Madrid, as….
The Spanish rider who becomes the best classified in the Grand Prize will receive the Tyco trophy.