Hungary’s Leila Gyenesei was another with a flawless ride and she now stands in third position. Buryak, who currently shares top spot with Spence after equalling her total of points with a ninth position in the ride, will now be gunning for a second successive World Cup Series title following her exploits in Chengdu last month. Spence and Buryak will now start 11 seconds ahead of the pack.
21-year-old Gulnaz Gubaydullina has been solid all day, with her third place in the pool and eighth in the ride putting her fourth overall.
Top swimmer Elodie Clouvel struggled on her horse but is still in contention, she is now in fifth position. The dominant fencing force, Claudia Cesarini from Italy, is in sixth position.
The rest of the field is very strong, making this final highly unpredicatble