Nicola Philippaerts takes excellent start in the Global Champions League jumping


Nicola Philippaerts neemt prima start in in Global Champions League jumping

Nicola Philippaerts, who with the London Knights firmly on the head of the state in the Global Champions League (GCL) jumping, in the Qatari capital Doha a good start in the penultimate match of the GCL. They are in the lead with less than 8 points ahead of Valkenswaard United, on the second place in the GCL standings.

Nicola Philippaerts remained with his 10-year-old stallion Chilli Willi, which he in september at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS the status of best Belgian combination acquired, without error in the first round. Also, British gelegenheidsploegmaat with the London Knights, Ben Maher, took the 9-year-old gelding Explosion W the zero on the scoreboard and with a total time of 152.96 they go as first to the second round, which is Saturday at 12: 30 pm Belgian time jumping.

The Rome Gladiators, with the Italian rider Lorenzo De Luca, which opens for the Belgian stables Stephex Stables, is the only team that also error-free continued in the first round.