The Italian rider added his second win of the week in the United Arab Emirates. Participation of Maria Victoria Perez from Puerto Rico and Andres Peñalosa from Colombia. (Photo © UAE President Cup)
The Italian rider Emilio Bicocchi added his second victory of the week in the CSI 5* UAE President Cup, completing his double phase in 23.91 seconds with the 10-year-old stallion Call Me (Contendro II x Julio Mariner xx) owned by Filippo Mazzei to add 50 World Ranking points.
The class which was made up of 53 pairs and distributed 32,500 Euros, served for the first 12 best place to get a spot for Sunday’s Grand Prix, led by the Bicocchi by 30-cent second advantage over the Saudi Kamal Abdullah Bahamdan. Presented with the 9-year-old gelding Lacasino (Lordanos x Cassini I) to complete definitively its field in 24.21 seconds, while the third position was of the German Felix Hassman and SL Brazonado (SL Baluarte x Silvestre) when registering 24.56 seconds.
For the Latin Ranking the Puerto Rican Maria Victoria Perez finished with the best location in the 28th position alongside the 11-year-old mare Quitana 11 (Quick Star x Lucky Lionell) to complete its double phase in 4 faults and 25.86 seconds, leaving the Colombian Andres Peñalosa went on to continue to the second phase by exceeding the agreed time of the first phase, with the 11-year-old gelding Barcelona (Mr. Blue x Voltaire) totaling 1 foul in 54.15 seconds.