Provided that Truculent (7m Revenue-Heaven Tonight-) accepts to auto-invite to the Elite race that he earned today with a Gr. II UET Masters Series win at Gavle, the Elitloppet 2014 field looks to be complete following announcement by officials of three other acceptances.
They are Digital Ink, Juliano Rags and Delicious (USA bred mare developed by), as profiled below. Truculent is a US import, now with a record of 1.09.5kr and earnings of 1,920,594SEK (20 wins in 36 career starts) for Lars-I Nilsson trainer. River Ridge Farm was the breeder.Digital Ink
Nationality: Sweden (Stall T.Z.,
Ãge / Sex: 5 male Super Photo Kosmos - Laverda des Pres
Earnings SEK: 3.383.300 kronor
Record KR: 1.10,6
Nationality: Norway (Stall Juliano)
Trainer: Noralf Braekken
Ãge / Sex: 6g - Julia Rags
Earnings SEK: 1.833.026 kronor
Record KR 1.11,0
Nationality: Sweden(Stall Zet)
Trainer: Daniel Reden
Ãge / Sex: 5 female - Ipsara L.B.
Earnings SEK: 2.366.572 kronor
Record KR 1.09,9
The full field lineup is shown below (USA bred noted). This group appears to be competitively well-matched. The USA owned and trained Maven and Uncle Peter would seem to have a good chance for victory.
Panne de Moteur
Uncle Peter (USA)
Shaq Is Back (USA)
by Thomas H. Hicks, for Harnesslink.com