Østrigske Boyd Exell beviste endnu engang, at han er i en klasse for sig ved World Cup klassen i kørsel i Stockholm. Den seksdobbelte World Cup vinder gik ind til anden runde med over 19 sekunders fordel i forhold til sin nærmeste konkurrent József Dobrovitz fra Ungarn, og han passerede målstregen med en endnu større margen. József Dobrovitz jr. sluttede på en tredjeplads bare 1,5 sekund bag sin far.
After his disappointing performance during the first competition on Friday evening, World Cup debutant Edouard Simonet (BEL) drove a very secure and safe round, only picking up a ball in the corner at the tricky 9th gate. Simonet finished in the fourth place, ahead of wild card driver Fredrik Persson (SWE). The home driver had to use his spare horse, which on Friday was not focussed at the right time. The horse insurance salesman hit one ball too many to qualify for the second round, which took place over a shortened course. Germany’s Rainer Duen picked up three balls and was placed sixth in his second World Cup competition of this season…