In Antwerp one more class was scheduled for this evening: the 1m50 class of the 5-star competition. In this class riders got the chance to qualify themselves for the Jumping Clash that will be ridden later this week. The best four riders of today, can come back to ride the Jumping Clash against four seeded riders.
The victory went to the Italian rider Emanuele Gaudiano. With Chalou (f. Chacco Blue) under the saddle, he once again proved why he is one of the fastest riders of the moment. He rode a clear round in 67,35 seconds. With this time he was over a second faster than Pedro Veniss. He and For Felicia (f. For Pleasure) jumped a beautiful clear round 68,55 seconds. Constant van Paesschen ended on third place. He and Calore van de Helle (f. Casall) finished in 68,62 seconds.
Patrice Delaveau was the last rider who qualified himself for the Jumping Clash. He and Aquila HDC (f. Ovidius) cleared the course in 68,82 seconds. Dayro Arroyave and Uppercut Libellule (f. Jarnac SF) ended on fifth place.
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