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6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

James Griffin: Commonwealth's odd sports

Sally Johnston of New Zealand celebrates after winning the Women's 50m Rifle Prone Shooting at Barry Buddon Shooting Centre during the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Shooting, Summer Olympics, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Mark Todd, Swimming, Opinion

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Horsetalk

Kiwis at Gatcombe for WEG hitout

New Zealand's top eventing combinations are having a hit out at this weekend's Festival of British Eventing at Gatcombe Park, before the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games start in France later this month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Andrew Nicholson, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vittoria Panizzon, Mark Todd, Sam Griffiths

Sky Sports

Whitaker rules himself out

European team gold medallist Michael Whitaker has effectively ruled himself out of World Equestrian Games selection following a disagreement with Great Britain team boss Rob Hoekstra.

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Related Topix: Sports, Scott Brash, Summer Olympic, Nick Skelton, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ben Maher

Daily Mail

Racing with added glamour! Zara triumphs in the style stakes at...

Racing with added glamour! Zara triumphs in the style stakes at Ladies' Day at Goodwood Ladies pulled out all the stops in a bid to triumph in the style stakes with huge hats proving especially popular Goodwood has a style guide to rival Ascot's and bans all forms of fancy dress, shorts and shoulder-baring tops The sun was shining and the ensembles ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Zara Phillips, William Fox - Pitt

Daily Mail

Racing with added glamour! Zara triumphs in the style stakes as...

Meriam heads for new life in America: Mother put on death row in Sudan for marrying a Christian leaves Rome for Philadelphia... with the Pope's blessing Police search home of sex offender and say they say they are 'zeroing in' on killer who beat 14-year-old girl to death after she sent 'OMG I'm being kidnapped' text 'He was a great old soul': ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Zara Phillips

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Colvin Conquers In Chantilly

Tori Colvin topped two 1.35-meter classes in the CSI** at the Longines Global Champions Tour in Chantilly, France, aboard the catch ride Cesanna.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Lamaze, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Reed Kessler, Summer Olympics

Hellomagazine.com

Relive the beautiful wedding of Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall

On 30 July 2011, the Queen's eldest granddaughter Zara Phillips married former England rugby captain Mike Tindall in the second royal wedding of that year, just three months after the high-profile nuptials of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Zara Phillips, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Horsetalk

FEI Award nominations close early September

Billed as "the Oscars of the equestrian world", commitment, dedication and courage are just some of the qualities rewarded in the annual global search for excellence in equestrian sport.

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Related Topix: Hua Tian, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Reed Kessler, Summer Olympics, Horse Racing

Chronicle of the Horse

Artisan Farms Young Rider Grand Prix Series Winner Victoria Colvin Captures Chantilly

Victoria Colvin of Loxahatchee, FL, proudly represented the United States in the Global Champions Tour event in Chantilly, France, claiming two victories.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Reed Kessler, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

DRESSAGE: Dujardin and Hester target Rio qualification at World Equestrian Games

GLOUCESTERSHIRE'S London Olympics gold medal-winning pair Charlotte Dujardin and Carl Hester have been selected as part of the four strong GB team at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, which takes place in Normandy next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Michael

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sky Sports

World Equestrian Games: Charlotte Dujardin bidding for title hat-trick

Reigning Olympic dressage champion Charlotte Dujardin will lead Great Britain's challenge at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Michael

Sky Sports

Dujardin ready for Worlds

Reigning Olympic dressage champion Charlotte Dujardin will lead Great Britain's challenge at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Michael

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Catching Up With Tiana Coudray

Since moving to England three years ago, Tiana Coudray has accomplished one of her dreams by representing the United States at the 2012 London Olympic Games aboard her longtime partner Ringwood Magister.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tiana Coudray, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Horse Racing

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Mail

Zara Phillips wears all white as she hits the competition circuit once again

With mere weeks until she joins Team GB for the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, Zara Phillips is once again back in the saddle.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Zara Phillips

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Horsetalk

Dream ride wins Aachen GP for Christian Ahlmann

Germany's Christian Ahlmann produced a faultless display of riding to win his first Rolex Grand Prix at CHIO Aachen, and in so doing, became the new live contender for the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Christian Ahlmann, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marcus Ehning, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, Isabell Werth, Kevin Staut, Zara Phillips

Fri Jul 18, 2014

UnionvilleTimes.com

Plantation Field gears up for even bigger 2014 event

The Best. Event. Ever. will be bigger and better than ever before as Plantation Field International Horse Trials celebrates the seventh year of its fall CIC3* competition in Unionville, the weekend of September 19-21, 2014.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Horsetalk

Huge entries for Ireland's Camphire horse trials

Ireland's Camphire International Horse Trials and Country Fair is best-known for its three-star eventing competition, but this year is running other international and national classes to allow developing combinations a chance to compete at a top venue.

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Related Topix: Sports, Horse Racing, Olympics, Lucinda Fredericks, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Scoop

Aachen to Provide Championships Atmosphere

New Zealand eventers head to the Aachen World Equestrian Festival in Germany this week in their last big shake down before next month's Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mark Todd, Summer Olympic, Andrew Nicholson, Olympics, Caroline Powell, Summer Olympics

Chronicle of the Horse

Jennifer Wood Takes Pride In Making Sapphire Sparkle

When Jennifer Wood decided three years ago that she might like to try working as a groom in the United States, she had no idea that the whim would end up taking her all over the world.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Laura Kraut, Beezie Madden, Sports, Mclain Ward, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

DRESSAGE: Danish delight for Dahl a Hartpury

THE SHINING and rising stars of dressage from all around the world put on a dazzling display at this year's hugely successful Hartpury international Festival of Dressage.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Charles

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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