Irish Sport Horse BBS McGregor on winning Abu Dhabi Nations Cup team

  • 27 January 2022, 16:28

Ireland took a fantastic victory in the Abu Dhabi five-star Nations Cup last week, with Jack Ryan and BBS McGregor (ISH) on the winning team. BBS McGregor is by Cardento (HOLST) out of a Mark Twain (TB) mare, bred and owned by Marguerite Ryan in Co. Kilkenny.

See below for the full list of Irish-bred Show Jumping results:

Vejer De La Frontera (ESP) CSI2* 20th – 23rd January

1,500 EUR Table A – 1m35

3rd BEC Alter Ego (ISH) – 2013 mare by BEC Armani (ISH) out of Jermanji (ISH) by Emilion (KWPN). Breeder: Brian Duff. Owner: Anna Duff. Rider: Paris Sellon (USA).

3,000 EUR Table A – 1m40

6th Dawsons Flex (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Flex A Bill (ISH)[TIH] out of Carnalway Gold (RID) by Kildalton Gold (ID). Breeder: Victor Bennett, Co. Wicklow. Owner: José María (Jr) Larocca. Rider: Matias Larocca (ARG).

4,000 EUR Table A – 1m40

3rd Coltaire (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Coltaire Z (ZANG) out of HHS Flo Echo (ISH)[TIH] by Clover Echo (ISH)[TIH]. Breeder: Marion Hughes, Co. Kilkenny. Owner: Sergio Valdemar Freitas F. Sousa. Rider: Jacobo Fontan Garcia (ESP).

4,000 EUR Table A – 1m45

6th Hollypark Pacino (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Pacino (BWP) out of Hollypark (ISH) by Lux Z (HANN). Breeder: Jacky Lee, Co. Galway. Owner: Tim MacDonagh. Rider: Conor McMahon (IRL).

1,000 EUR Two Phases – 1m30

5th WKD Balou Breeze (ISH) – 2014 mare by Balou Du Rouet (OLD) out of Cavalier Whirlwind (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Joe Sloan. Owner: Sycamore House Farm. Rider: Oisin Aylward (IRL).

Sopot (POL) CSI2* 20th – 23rd January

10,100 PLN Table A – 1m30 (a)

9th Qualilas (ISH) – 2012 mare by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Whats Another One (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy (ISH). Breeder: Michael Hannon, Co. Clare. Owner: Luiza Oleszkiewicz. Rider: Lena Oleszkiewicz (POL).

24,100 PLN Table A – 1m40

5th Qualilas (ISH) – 2012 mare by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Whats Another One (ISH)[TIH] by Coevers Diamond Boy (ISH). Breeder: Michael Hannon, Co. Clare. Owner: Luiza Oleszkiewicz. Rider: Lena Oleszkiewicz (POL).

Abu Dhabi (UAE) CSI2* 19th – 23rd January

35,600 AED Table A – 1m40

7th BEC Hugo (ISH) – 2008 gelding by SIEC Livello (HOLST) out of She Has The Lux (ISH) by Lux Z (HANN). Breeder: Brian Duff, Co. Meath. Owner: Mhd Fadi Al Zabibi. Rider: Osama Al Zabibi (SYR).

Abu Dhabi (UAE) CSIO5*-NC MEast 19th – 23rd January

25,500 EUR Table A – 1m45

6th Z7 Caretina (ISH) – 2011 mare by Coltaire Z (ZANG) out of Caretina (HOLST) by Caretino 2 (HOLST). Breeder: Marion Hughes, Co Kilkenny. Owner: Team Z7. Rider: Georgia Tame (GBR).

250,000 EUR Nations Cup – 1m60

Team 1st BBS McGregor (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Cardento (HOLST) out of Random Chance (ISH) by Mark Twain (TB). Breeder and Owner: Marguerite Ryan, Co. Kilkenny. Rider: Jack Ryan (IRL).

San Miguel de Allende (MEX) CSI2* 19th – 23rd January

300,000 MXN Table A – 1m40

5th Castlefield Vegas (ISH) – 2010 gelding by Cassino (SWWB) out of Clarkes Quiet Optimistic (ISH) by Lux Z (HANN). Breeder: John Clarke, Co. Cavan. Owner: Martin Egan. Rider: Felipo Godinho Marcondes (BRA).

Oliva (ESP) CSI3* 17th – 23rd January

3,075 EUR Table A – 1m40 (b)

4th Ballyshan Bellagio (ISH) – 2012 gelding by Mermus R (KWPN) out of Ballyshan Las Vegas (ISH) by VDL Arkansas (KWPN). Breeder: Gary Doherty, Co. Donegal. Owner: Neri Giovanni. Rider: Fernando Fourcade Lopez (ESP).

2,040 EUR Table A – 1m35 (a)

3rd Ecklands Helado (ISH) – 2014 mare by Cobra (HOLST) out of Annaghmore Charisma (ISH) by HHS BR Charlton (ISH). Breeder: Ecklands Sport Horses. Owner: Duffy Ekberg Stables BV. Rider: Jonna Ekberg (SWE).

2,040 EUR Table A – 1m35 (b)

4th Fernhill Check Your Pocket (ISH) – 2014 gelding by Simba (KWPN) out of Cavelle (ISH) by Cavalier Royale (HOLST). Breeder: Mr & Mrs Alan Wheeler. Owner: Carol Gee. Rider: Duarte Seabra (POR).

26,200 EUR Table A – 1m45

5th Queensway Royal (AKA KBS July Johnson) (ISH) – 2010 gelding by OBOS Quality 004 (OLD) out of Night Fly (ISH) by Maltstriker (KWPN). Breeder: Jim Seymore, Co. Tipperary. Owner: Paul Bücheler. Rider: Jason Smith (GBR).

Oliva (ESP) CSI1* 17th – 23rd January

1,635 EUR Two Phases – 1m40

10th Castleforbes Darcy (ISH) – 2013 gelding by Dollar Du Murier (SF) out of Lubie De Saussay (SF) by Carthago (HOLST). Breeder and Owner: Gerogina Forbes, Co. Longford. Rider: Roger Yves Bost (FRA).

NOTE: CSI1* Grand Prix classes and upwards are currently included in the weekly results.