Nine combinations qualified for the Jump-Off in the 1.55m Longines Grand Prix in Basel. In the end it was former world number one, Steve Guerdat who kept the victory in Switzerland.
1. Steve Guerdat - Victorio des Frotardds
2. Denis Lynch - GC Chopin's Bushi
3. Niels Bruynseels - Illusionata van't Meulenhof
Already early in the second round former Olympic Champion, Steve Guerdat took the lead aboard his 11-year-old Victorio des Frotards (Barbarian). The pair stopped the clock in 36.98 seconds leaving Devis Lynch behind.
Lynch followed as runner-up with his 14-year-old KWPN-horse, GC Chopin's Bushi. The Grand Prix-winner of Mechelen secured a third place. Belgium's Niels Bruynseels jumped to a third spot with the 12-year-old Ilusionata van't Meulenhof (Lord Z).
Only four combinations produced a clear Jump-off round. Pénélope Leprévost followed in a fourth place with the 10-year-old Gfe Excalibur de la Tour Vidal (Ugano Sitte). With one jumping fault, Michael Jung completed the top five aboard Fischerchelsea (Check In 2).