Return to news index

‘My best friend’: farewell to young horse world champion

The 2019 young horse world champion Zucchero OLD has died after suffering a severe bout of colic.

The winner of last year’s six-year-old world championship, who was by Glock’s Zonik x Prince Thatch, was due to turn seven in May. Zucchero was ridden and trained by Hof Kasselmann’s rider Frederic Wandres, who rode him to a euphoric victory at the World Championships for Young Dressage Horses in Ermelo, the Netherlands, last August.

Please click here to read the rest of the article as it appears on the Horse and Hound website.

Article written by: Polly Bryan

Your browser is out of date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now