• Short Summary

    HANS GUNTER WINKLER, THE GERMAN OLYMPIC COMPETITORS RIDING ROMANUS, WON THE BEAUFORT STAKES INTERNATIONAL EVENT AT THE HORSE OF THE YEAR SHOW IN LONDON TONIGHT (TUESDAY).

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    HANS GUNTER WINKLER, THE GERMAN OLYMPIC COMPETITORS RIDING ROMANUS, WON THE BEAUFORT STAKES INTERNATIONAL EVENT AT THE HORSE OF THE YEAR SHOW IN LONDON TONIGHT (TUESDAY).

    FOUR HORSES WERE LEFT FROM THE 24 WHO ORIGINALLY QUALIFIED FOR THE FINAL WHICH COMPRISED A TIMED BARRAGE OVER 7 FENCES.WINKLER FACED A FORMIDABLE CHALLENGE FROM THE 3 BRITISH RIDERS, BRIAN CRAGO, HARVEY SMITH AND FREDDIE WELCH.BUT WINKLER RODE HIS HORSE WITH GREAT SKILL TO TRIUMPH.

    FREDDIE WELCH'S BRULE TOUT WENT OUT AFTER HITTING TWO FENCES.THEN, SEA HAWK RIDDEN BY HARVEY SMITH BROUGHT DOWN THE THIRD FENCE.THE FIRST CLEAR ROUND CAME FROM SPRING FEVER, WHICH WAS NURSED ROUND THE SHORTER BUT HIGHER COURSE BY BRIAN CRAGO.FINALLY, WINKLER TOOK HIS HORSE ROUND WITH PLENTY OF TIME TO SPARE AGAIN A POPULAR VICTORY WITH THE CROWD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9UQRJ3Q1SFHJOAOMNH5IZSK85
    Media URN:
    VLVA9UQRJ3Q1SFHJOAOMNH5IZSK85
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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