Emanuele Gaudiano of Italy demonstrated his qualities of fast rider to obtain the first victory at Slovakia. (Photo © GrandPrixBratislava)
Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano took a comfortable win at the opening of CSI3* Bratislava, dominating the speed class in 63.50 seconds.
Adding 50 World Ranking Points with the first place, the fast Emanuele Gaudiano achieved an advantage close to the 3 seconds, appearing next to the 8-year-old stallion Gouache Chalou (Chacco-Blue x Baloubet du Rouet) owned by Equita Kft.
The course design by Croatian Eduard Petrovic, only completed the top five with his double clear rounds, being the second place for Austrian Gerfried Puck with the 11-year-old mare Bo (Indorado x Quick Star) in 66.16 seconds, third place for Gabor Szabó Jr. of Hungary in 67.11 seconds accompanied by the 12-year-old mare Timpex Bolcsesz (Timpex Cabale x Hargita), in a distant fourth place the also Hungarian Szabolcs Krucsó in 70.98 seconds next to the 10-year-old stallion Chacco Blue II (Chacco-Blue x Cincaba Rouge) and fifth place for Japanese Satoshi Hirao with the 9-year-old mare Dabresse (La Pierre x Voltaire) in 71.07 seconds.