The Queen's granddaughter, 27, had wanted to impress at the British Festival of Eventing in Gatcombe, Glos, and fans applauded as she jumped fences on new mount Tsunami II
with expert ease.
Zara's World Games partner Toytown and Glenbuck, who was eight at Boekelo last year, will contest the CIC three-star, while Tsunami II
will compete in the CCI three-star.
ZARA PHILLIPS has ridden into a storm of controversy after entering a horse named Tsunami II
Phillips, the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year for 2006 after her gold medal-winning exploits at the World Championships, landed face first after being unseated from Tsunami II
at a 7ft fence at the Yorkshire event.
ZARA PHILLIPS has ridden into controversy after entering a horse called Tsunami II