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Zara Phillips' father has divided loyalties

Britain's Zara Phillips' father is backing her to win Olympic gold - if she can beat his team. Captain Mark Phillips - who won a gold medal as part of Britain's three-day eventing team at the 1972 Olympics in Munich - coaches the Us eventing squad and admits he has divided loyalties ahead of the competition. He told Horse and Hound magazine: 'Of course everyone in this country is hoping the Brits can win on home soil, taking team gold for the first time in 40 years and in the Diamond Jubilee year to boot. 'If they can hold it together certainly, William Fox-Pitt, Mary King, Tina Cook, Nicola Wilson and my daughter Zara have the talent, experience and ability

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