Olympic eventing cross-country news and results
At the end of the influential cross-country day in Tokyo, the British team hold gold medal position, with Oliver Townend rising one place on the leader board to individual gold medal position with Ballaghmor Class.
Eight-time Olympian Andrew Hoy is in seventh, with the Australian team climbing to silver medal position
Britain’s Laura Collett posted a copybook ride with the incredibly talented London 52 (pictured). The pair have risen from fifth after the dressage phase to individual bronze
Horse & Hound’s horse of the day is Australia’s late call-up of Don Quidam, ridden by Kevin McNab.
The cross-country phase proved incredibly influential, with the optimum time being hard to achieve for many combinations.
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