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    THE DUBLIN HORSE SHOW ... ONE OF THE WORLD'S TOP JUMPING EVENTS, THE AGA KHAN?

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    THE DUBLIN HORSE SHOW ... ONE OF THE WORLD'S TOP JUMPING EVENTS, THE AGA KHAN CHALLENGE TROPHY NATIONS' CUP, WAS WON AUG 11 BY GERMANY FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE WORLD WAR TWO. ITALY, THE FAVOURIRE, WAS SECOND, AND IRELAND PASSED BRITAIN TO BE THIRD IN A PHOTO-FINISH. PRESIDENT DE VALERA PRESENTED THE CUP TO THE CAPTAIN OF THE GERMAN TEAM, HANS WINKLER.

    GERMANY'S THIRD PAIR, SCHOCKEMOHLE AND 'FERDL', ACHIEVED THE FIRST CLEAR ROUND. THIS WAS JUMPED SLOWLY AS WERE MOST OF THE GERMAN ROUNDS. THE NEXT CLEAR ROUND WAS JUMPED BY IRELAND'S FOURTH MAN, CAPTAIN RINGROSE AND 'LOCH AN ESPAIG'.

    IRELAND'S TOTAL FOR THE FIRST ROUND WAS 15, SWITZERLAND 28, AND GERMANY EIGHT. WITH A PERFECT CLEAR ROUND, MISS SMYTHE ON 'SCORCHIN' MADE ENGLAND'S FIRST ROUND TOTAL 12. ITALY WAS 15, AFTER PIERO D'INZEO'S INEVITABLE CLEAR ROUND ON THE 'ROCK'. SWEDEN WAS 20 1/4.

    'GLENAMADDY' OPENED THE SECOND ???OUND FAULTLESSLY FOR IRELAND. THIS WAS EMULATED IMMEDIATELY BOTH BY MAJOR LOMBARD ON THE SWISS HORSE 'FASTRADE' AND BY GERMANY'S BAGUSAT ON 'BAJAZZO'.

    WHEN SCHOCKEMOHLE AND 'FERDL', JUMPING THIRD FOR GERMANY, HAD THEIR SECOND CLEAR ROUND IT GAVE THE OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALLISTS A 'NO FAULTS' SCORE FOR THE SECOND DAY AND A WELL-EARNED VICTORY.

    FINAL RESULTS: GERMANY 8 FAULTS, ITALY 19, IRELAND 23, BRITAIN 24, SWEDEN 43 1/4 AND SWITZERLAND 47.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA65RGZIVNFUL5F4E233V263K9N
    Media URN:
    VLVA65RGZIVNFUL5F4E233V263K9N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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