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    EUROPE'S BEST RIDERS AND HORSES -- IN ACTION THIS WEEK AT ROME'S INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW.?

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    EUROPE'S BEST RIDERS AND HORSES -- IN ACTION THIS WEEK AT ROME'S INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW. YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) - THE SIXTH DAY OF THE EVENT - SAW THE FINALS OF THE EUROPEAN SHOW JUMPING CHAMPIONSHIP AND A BRILLIANT VICTORY FOR THE 27-YEAR-OLD ITALIAN GRAZIANO MANCINELLI, RIDING ROCKETTEE. HE HAD A TOTAL OF 6 1/2 POINTS.

    IN SECOND PLACE WAS THE GERMAN RIDER, ALWIN SCHOCKEMOHLE ON FREIHERR. HE WAS IN THE LEAD IN OVERALL CLASSIFICATION AFTER THE SECOND CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT ON THURSDAY. HIS FINAL SCORE WAS EIGHT POINTS.

    HARVEY SMITH, OF BRITAIN, WITH 16 POINTS, WAS THIRD ON O'MALLEY. YESTERDAY WAS A HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL DAY FOR SMITH RIDING SEA HAWK II, HE BEAT THE REINING WORLD CHAMPION, RAIMONDO D'INZEO OF ITALY, TO WIN THE PINCIO PRIX EVENT.

    DAVID BARKER OF BRITAIN, THE DEFENDING EUROPEAN CHAMPION, FINISHED FOUR PLACES BEHIND HARVEY SMITH IN THE SHOW JUMPING CHAMPIONSHIP WITH 23 POINTS ON MISTER SOFTEE.

    THE COUNTRIES TAKING PART IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP WERE:- FRANCE, GERMANY, ITALY, BRITAIN, IRELAND, RUMANIA, SPAIN AND RUSSIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA30KCXZ8UWIOP657B2EO88TWRW
    Media URN:
    VLVA30KCXZ8UWIOP657B2EO88TWRW
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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