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    THE CAPTAIN OF THE GERMAN EQUESTRIAN TEAM, HANS GUNTER WINKLER, TONIGHT (WEDNESDAY) WON THE KING GEORGE THE FIFTH GOLD CUP AT THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW IN LONDON.

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    THE CAPTAIN OF THE GERMAN EQUESTRIAN TEAM, HANS GUNTER WINKLER, TONIGHT (WEDNESDAY) WON THE KING GEORGE THE FIFTH GOLD CUP AT THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW IN LONDON. EARLIER, WINKLER WAS NOT ALLOWED TO TAKE PART IN IMPERIAL CUP EVENT BECAUSE HE FAILED TO TAKE HIS TURN.

    THE KING GEORGE THE FIFTH GOLD CUP IS THE HIGHEST INDIVIDUAL AWARD GIVEN AT THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW.

    THE KING GEORGE GOLD CUP WAS WON BY WINKLER AFTER A JUMP-OFF AGAINST THE RUNNER-UP DOUGLAS BUNN OF BRITAIN. BOTH RIDERS IN THE FIRST ROUND HAD LOST FOUR POINTS. WINKLER HAD A CLEAR ROUND IN THE JUMP-OFF WHILE BUNN AGAIN LOST FOUR POINTS.

    THE QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND CUP, FOR WOMEN RIDERS, WAS WON BY MISS MARION COAKES ON STROLLER. MISS COAKES WAS ONE OF FIVE RIDERS WHO HAD FAULTLESS FIRST ROUNDS. IN THE JUMP-OFF SHE AGAIN LOST NO POINTS, BUT WON THE CUP BY COMPLETING THE JUMP-OFF IN THE FASTEST TIME - 36.4 SECONDS. THE RUNNER-UP, MISS A. WESTWOOD, ON THE MAVERICK, FINISHED A FAULTLESS JUMP-OFF IN 36.5 SECONDS.

    THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW IS BEING HELD FROM JULY 18 TO 23, AND HAS ATTRACTED RIDERS FROM EUROPE, AND FROM AS FAR AWAY AS AUSTRALIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1OB6U43O3OOSLLGCX5WK1R9TJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA1OB6U43O3OOSLLGCX5WK1R9TJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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