Swiss rider Romain Duguet took his first home win for the week Longines CSI 5 * Ascona. (Photo © Archive)
Swiss Olympic Team Romain Duguet was at home winning the AXIM Project Management Lugano beating Belgian Gudrun Patteet.
The competition that was Two Round in a course designed by Christian Wiegand of Germany, the Swiss rider Romain Duguet completed its presentation in 38.70 seconds with the 10-year-old mare Twentytwo des Biches (Mylord Carthago x Kalor du Bocage), to obtain 100 World Ranking Points with its first place.
Those who had the greatest fight to conquer the victory were two Belgian riders with Gudrun Patteet taking second place with the 12-year-old mare Coast Ferly (Calato x Darco) in 39.16 seconds and Wilm Vermeir taking third place with the 9-year-old gelding lq van het Steentje (Toulon x Kannan) in time of 39.45 seconds.
The Top 5 was completed in fourth place by Luca Maria Moneta of Italy in time of 40.52 seconds with the 16-year-old gelding Connery (Cordobes II x Polydor) and fifth place for the also Italian and best seeded of the class Alberto Zorzi in 41.67 seconds with the 13-year-old gelding Ego van Orti (Vigo d’Arsouilles x Darco).
The class that distributed € 100,000 had two representatives of the Latino Ranking both of Brazil, with Yuri Mansur within the points in the 13th place alongside the 13-year-old mare Unita Ask (Corrado I x Caretino) making only the First Round in 4 fouls and 74.61 seconds, while Marlon Modolo Zanotelli finished in 18th place accompanied by the 13-year-old gelding Extra van Essene (Diamant de Semilly x Gotthardsen) totaling 8 fouls in 73.94 seconds.