William Funnell takes the 3* grand prix in Humlikon, Switzerland

William Funnell left the best until last, heading the top-billed Maurice Lacroix 3* grand prix on the home-bred 15-year-old stallion Billy Congo at Humlikon, Switzerland. Only five of 50 reached the jump-off and three double clears were provided, with William producing a brilliant jump-off, winning by 1.28 sec.

William also took fourth in the 60-strong 1.40m on the Billy Congo nine-year-old Billy Cool, 1.27 sec behind the pace.

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