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Horse riders jump to top of the leaderboards

Horse riders jump to top of the leaderboards

The first round of the 2011 Norodom Sihanouk du Cambodge Show Jumping Championship completed on Sunday at the Cambodian Country Club with riders jockeying for top positions leading into the next two rounds which will be competed over the following two Sundays. Current leaders in each of the four categories include Sopheatra Lon on Chouchou in the Grand Prix division, Srey Orm also on Chouchou in Galop 4/5, Veasna Dy on Dara in Galop 2/3 and Sarah Nicholson on Djebel in Galop 1.


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