Etonnant (8m Timoko-Migraine-Alligator), off at 10.3/1 odds, overcame a brief miscue and powered four-wide in the final bend to engage the leaders and he then surged on to the 1.09.3kr harness racing victory in the Elitloppet Finale at Solvalla Racecourse in Sweden Sunday, May 28. (purse to winner 5,000,000SEK, 1609 meters, eight starters).
Anthony Barrier teamed the winner for trainer/owner Richard Westerink who also developed his sire, the two time winner Elitloppet winner, Timoko. Etonnant now has 18 wins in 77 career starts for 19,009,097SEK earned
Timoko is the highest ever stakes winner to stand in France and is available to Australian breeders via Hasa Des Trotteurs.