The blacksmiths had to do without, among others, Pontus Aspgren, who had problems with recurring headaches, and the British star Daniel Bewley was not in good condition after the crash in Poland last week.

But the league leaders, who went on the first loss of the season when they fell by two points against Västervik away last week, were a bit sharper and had after an fifth in the fifth heat created an 18-12 lead against the Lions.

But there was nothing that the table three could not afford - after the seventh heat it was 21-21.

Then the team followed suit, but Smederna managed to pull away in the end and with the nomination heat left, the home team led by 43-35.

The Lions did not manage to equalize the disadvantage and after the last two heats were run, Smederna was the winner with 48-42.