• Short Summary

    Italy took the honours in the Nations Cup Team showjumping in Rome, Italy, on Saturday (May 1) to underline its claim to be favourites in the forthcoming Olympic Games in Canada.

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    Italy took the honours in the Nations Cup Team showjumping in Rome, Italy, on Saturday (May 1) to underline its claim to be favourites in the forthcoming Olympic Games in Canada.

    Its four-rider team finished with a total of 29 faults over the 14-obstacle course in Rome's Siena Square arena, with France taking second place in the six-nation event on 36 points. Despite a good clear round by Captain Ned Champion, the three-rider Irish team failed to de better than third place.

    The cup for the Best Horse of the Year was presented to Italian rider Piero d'Inzeo.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5VWWET9MWLIOPEI8Y6DFTRW1T
    Media URN:
    VLVA5VWWET9MWLIOPEI8Y6DFTRW1T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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