British squad announced for Nations Cup in Rome

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The British squad has been announced for the second leg of the Nations Cup in Rome later this month (24-27 May).

Five riders will travel to Italy but only four will compete.

The squad is:

-Scott Brash and Hello Sanctos , owned by Lady Pauline Kirkham and Lady Pauline Harris
-Peter Charles and Murkas Vindicat W, owned by Olga White, Tara Charles and Team Murka Ltd
-Tina Fletcher and Hello Sailor, owned by Lady Pauline Harris
-William Funnell and Billy Angelo, owned by Julie Slade
-Guy Williams and Depardieu Vant Kiezelhof, owned by Lindsay Doran

The opener to the top-level competition – held in La Baule last week (10-13 May) – was won by Belgium.

Britain came into the competition as one of the favourites but only finished equal fifth.

For a full report on La Baule see the 17 May issue of H&H.

Originally published on horseandhound.co.uk