The Furisiyya Nations Cup got underway yesterday at the Al Ain Equestrian Golf and Shooting Club. The event runs until Saturday 23 February and will see many riders from the top nations competing for the 320 000euro prize!
Day 1 of the competition saw Emirates Equestrian Centre’s Abdullah al Marri take 3rd place in the Longines Welcome Stakes. Michel Hecart was in first place followed by Abdul al Marri of Qatar in second.
Abu Dhabi Sports Council Challenge
1. Karim el Zoghby (Dunoair Urona)EGY
2. Abdullah AL SHARBATLY (Larkhill Cruiser) KSA
3. OmerKARAEVLI (Quinto II Vs. Bassemeind S) TUR
Emaar Speed Challenge
1. Nicola PHILIPPAERTS (Vadetta Vh Mettenhof) BEL
2. Emanuele GAUDIANO (Cocoshynsky) ITA
3. Maikel VAN DER VLEUTEN (Kisby) NED