2013 Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event

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6:49 pm
Sun April 28, 2013

Andy Nicholson, Quimbo Capture Rolex Crown

New Zealand's Andy Nicholson, aboard Quimbo, captured the 2013 Rolex Crown at the Three Day Event at the Kentucky Horse Park.
Credit Samantha Clark

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Andrew Nicholson of New Zealand was the big winner of the 2013 Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event Sunday at the Kentucky Horse Park.  He did it aboard Quimbo, a Spanish-bred horse that wasn't quite good enough to show-jump.    Nicholson also finished third on English ex-racehorse Calico Joe.

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Sports
8:17 am
Sun April 28, 2013

Nicholson Now 1-2 On Final Day Of Rolex

New Zealander Andy Nicholson is the top rider to beat heading into the final day of the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event at the Kentucky Horse Park.
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LEXINGTON, Ky. - A superb effort by Andrew Nicholson aboard Quimbo and Calico Joe respectively has the New Zealander occupying the top two spots heading into the final day of the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event at the Kentucky Horse Park.

Nicholson, a six-time Olympian, completed two flawless trips over the Cross Country course.  For anyone else to win, Nicholson would have to knock down two fences aboard both horses Sunday.  Considering he's currently the top rider in the world, such an outcome seems unlikely.

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Sports
9:30 am
Sat April 27, 2013

Fox-Pitt Charges To The Lead In Rolex

Britain's William Fox-Pitt and Chilli Morning are the tandem to beat this weekend at the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event at the Kentucky Horse Park.
Credit Samantha Clark

LEXINGTON, Ky. - William Fox-Pitt of Great Britain is poised to capture his third Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, with a commanding lead over Andrew Nicholson of New Zealand. 

Fox-Pitt won the dressage phase of the competition Friday aboard Chilli Morning with a score of 33.3 penalties.  Nicholson on Quimbo stands second with a score of 38.0.  He also holds third place with his mount Calico Joe, (40.8).  

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