Adelinde Cornelissen returns to world number one slot

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Adelinde Cornelissen returns to world number one slot
Adelinde Cornelissen returns to world number one slot

Olympic silver medallists Adelinde Cornelissen and Jerich Parzival are back at the top of the FEI World Dressage Rankings.

After two months in the number two slot, the Dutch duo has returned to lead the rankings after brilliant winning performances in the opening qualifiers of the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2012/2013 in Odense, Denmark and Lyon in France.

The defending Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ champions head the latest rankings once again with 2,879 points.

Britaiin’s Olympic champions Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro, who had taken over from Adelinde and Parzival in September and October, are now in second with 2,867 points. Germany’s Helen Langehanenberg and Damon Hill NRW are third (2,626).

The current  FEI World Dressage Rankings are as follows:

1. Adelinde Cornelissen (NED) Jerich Parzival, 2879

2. Charlotte Dujardin (GBR) Valegro, 2867

3. Helen Langehanenberg (GER) Damon Hill NRW, 2626

4. Laura Bechtolsheimer (GBR) Mistral Hojris, 2591

5. Kristina Sprehe (GER) Desperados FRH, 2527

6. Valentina Truppa (ITA) Eremo Del Castegno, 2361

7. Isabell Werth (GER) El Santo NRW, 2325

8. Edward Gal (NED) Glock's Undercover, 2302

9. Victoria Max-Theurer (AUT) Augustin Old, 2284

10. Dorothee Schneider (GER) Diva Royal, 2262