Burghley cross country day before meet

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Badminton and Burghley, which next year will receive five-star status in close last year before a mistake near the end of the cross-country and, Cross-country day is live on the BBC's Red Button and shown with the showjumping finale on BBC2's Grandstand on Sunday. Meet Country Life at Burghley. Check out cross-country times for the top riders ahead of tomorrow's intervals throughout the day until Oliver closes out the cross-country. Meet the EN Team · Submit A Story · Advertising · Comment Policy It's a beautiful day for cross country at the biggest horse trials in the You can watch cross country live on The Land Rover Burghley Definitely understandable he would take it slower after a very hard fall earlier in the day with Qwanza.

Both the horses to make the time so far are full Thoroughbreds. Tina Cook and Star Witness have done it! That moves her into seventh place provisionally. Ben Hobday and Harelaw Wizard complete 1 minute, 2 seconds over the time. This horse is part Clydesdale and finished ears pricked. Clear and 18 seconds over the time for Ciaran Glynn and November Night to add 7.

burghley cross country day before meet

That slots them into seventh place provisionally — super round for Ciaran. Harelaw Wizard left a leg at the first element of the Trout Hatchery and Ben Hobday did well to hang on tight — jumped the next element without a stirrup and got the job done! Ciaran Glynn and November Night are giving us a good show in their Burghley debut — the Irish know how to tackle a beefy cross country course!

Tom Crisp and Coolys Luxury complete 33 seconds over to slot into 10th place provisionally. Big pats for Indy! He is up and OK. Kirsty Short and Cossan Lad completed with 20 jumping penalties and Andrea Baxter and Indy pick up an early runout on course at fence 7, the Leaf Pit.

She took a dunking but is up and OK. Andrea Baxter and Indy are away! We are back underway.

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Chris Bartle said he expected the course to ride well, and so far that is what we have seen. Kirsty Short and Cossan Lad have been stopped on course before the main arena. A clear round and 42 seconds over for Georgie Spence and Wii Limbo. She is looking to complete her eighth Burghley. Polly Stockton has fallen from Mister MacCondy after he took a disliking to the ditch at Discovery Valley and slammed on the brakes.

She is up and OK. Michael Ryan and Dunlough Striker complete 42 seconds over the time to slot into the top 10 provisionally. Harry Meade and Away Cruising complete 4 seconds over the time and the horse looks fantastic at the end — super ride from Harry. Piggy French on her mentality around the course: Hazel Towers and Simply Clover have completed 1 minute, 22 seconds over the time. That horse deserves a bucket of carrots! Hazel Towers is living very dangerously and Simply Clover is quite frankly saving her left and right.

What a genuine horse. Total masterclass from Piggy.

burghley cross country day before meet

Julie Tew and Simply Sox have completed clear and 55 seconds over the time and she is overcome with emotion — think we all are! She had a spinal tumor removed 18 years ago and was told she would never ride again. Imogen Murray and Ivar Gooden complete clear and only 13 seconds over the time to add 5. Ludwig Svennerstal has set off looking very determined with Stinger.

This is definitely a pair that can push the clock. Harry Dzenis had an early runout at fence 8 at the Leaf Pit and has retired Xam after a second runout at the Rolex Combination at fence Ginny Thompson and Star Nouveau have a runout at the Leaf Pit and successfully re-routed to the option.

burghley cross country day before meet

William Fox-Pitt produced this horse and coaches Hector and said their plan today was to focus on a clear round and not worry about the time — mission accomplished! Caroline Powell and On The Brash completed with Thankfully all the spectators were able to dive out of the way but he got caught up on the string! She is now continuing on course. Andrew Nicholson gives us a masterclass with Jet Set — only 6 seconds over the time to add 2. Louise Harwood has retired Mr.

Potts after a second runout on course at fence 15, the Rolex Combination. Tim Price and Bango completed 23 seconds over, the fastest we have seen so far, to complete on Andrew Nicholson and Jet Set are on course now and just skipped through the Leaf Pit like a schooling exercise. They successfully jumped through the option and are continuing on.

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Louise Harwood and Mr. Potts are on course now. Mark Todd said his rein slipped out of his hand at the Rolex Combination at fence 15, so he had to take the long route which he reckons added about seconds.

She just helped get Bango into the start box, and they are away. Nana Dalton and Elite Syncopation has pulled up in the woods and retired on course.

She is up and OK. Mackenna Shea and Landioso complete with 20 jumping penalties and 55 seconds over the time. A huge bummer as Kenna is riding brilliantly.

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Two American pairs are on course now. Kenna and Landi clear through the Dairy Mound at Woodge Fulton and Captain Jack clear through fence 7. Gemma Tattersall and Arctic Soul are home clear and 4 seconds inside the time to take the lead!

Andrea Baxter was tipped out of the saddle when Indy caught a leg at 11b at Storm Doris. They are both up and OK. She looks to be OK — just winded. Heads up, USA fans! It appears there have been some issues with start times being changed and riders not being aware of their new times. Ludwig explained after his round: Michael and Sam have a runout at the triple brush at the Trout Hatchery!

Ludwig Svennerstal and Balham Mist pick up 20 penalties at the first triple brush in the Trout Hatchery. They came from seventh after dressage to win in A second runout on course for Andrew Hoy.

The Blue Frontier says no at fence 30 at the Leaf Pit. Just 4 seconds over the time for Tom McEwen and Toledo de Kerser to take the provisional lead, adding only 1.

burghley cross country day before meet

Tim Price on his round with Xavier Faer: The horse is magic, and is suited to this course every day of the week, but I just lost my ribbons a little bit. Harry Meade and Away Cruising completed clear with Caroline Powell and Spice Sensation completed with 20 jumping and The ground is quite holding. Such a shame as they were having a cracking round. Sarah Bullimore and Reve du Rouet have parted ways at fence 3.

burghley cross country day before meet

Clare Abbott and Euro Prince complete clear and Harry Dzenis and Xam complete with a clear round and 4. I know Ballaghmor Class is as fit as the first one. Tina Cook after her trailblazing round inside the time: You had to work jolly hard and I had the upmost respect for the whole course.

That will be 20 penalties at 29b. Incredible ride from Tina Cook! That is going to give the riders a ton of confidence. Tina Cook and Star Witness are away. Roo Fox has withdrawn Fleet Street, which gives us 60 starters on cross country. We are counting down to the start of cross country at Tina Cook and Star Witness will be the first pair to leave the startbox.