In Stuttgart 'Magic Lorenzo' has striked again. This morning de Luca jumped to victory in the 1.45m Longines ranking class aboard Zoe Conter's former Soory de l'Hallali.
1. Lorenzo de Luca - Soory de l'Hallali
2. Pius Scwhizer - Balou Rubin R
3. Marcus Ehning - Mill creek Filippa K
Lorenzo de Luca and the 13-year-old SF-mare, Soory de l'Hallali (For Pleasure) were the only to finish clear in under 56 seconds. With over one second difference Pius Schwizer followed as runner-up aboard the 12-year-old Balou du Rouet-son, Balou Rubin R.
At his home competition Marcus Ehning completed the stage with the 9-year-old Westphalen mare, Mill Creek Filippa K.
The top five continued with German colors. Felix Hassmann guided his 14-year-old SL Brazonado (SL Baluarte) to the fourth place while compatriot, Marcel Marschall completed the top five with the Carentan-mare, Crystal.