Robert Smith is a winner in Gijon

In Gijon 5*, Robert Smith topped the 1.40m accumulator on the Unaniem nine-year-old Cimano E, posting maximum points to win by 0.56 sec. Tim Stockdale, also on maximum points aboard the Flipper D’Elle nine-year-old Tornado Des Monts, took eighth.

Joe Whitaker eased the Locarno 11-year-old Lola V into fifth in the 1.50m speed, 3.46 sec off the pace. Tim Stockdale was close behind on Erasmus Van dE Hefficnk for sixth with Robert Smith and Ilton in eighth.

Joe took second by 0.40 sec in the 1* young horse 1.30/1.35m on another Locarno daughter, the the seven-year-old Diola. Tim Wilks and Jezebel took seventh in the 21-strong jump-off.

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