The second horse inspection for the dressage competition took place this morning, July 28, at the Equestrian Park venue in Tokyo, and all horses presented passed. Eighteen pairs will contest the freestyle.

Two U.S. pairs—Sabine Schut-Kery on Sanceo and Steffen Peters on Suppenkasper—will compete for individual medals tonight after earning team silver yesterday. Adrienne Lyle elected to withdraw Salvino before the freestyle.

Times for the U.S. riders:

  •  5:50 p.m. local time (4:50 a.m. Eastern) Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper
  • 6:55 p.m. local time (5:55 a.m. Eastern) Sabine Schut-Kery and Sanceo

The 18 riders who will compete tonight:

  • Isabell Werth and Bella Rose II (Germany)
  • Dorothee Schneider and Showtime FRH (Germany)
  • Charlotte Dujardin and Gio (Great Britain)
  •  Adrienne Lyle and Salvino (United States)
  • Steffen Peters and Suppenkasper (United States)
  • Sabine Schut-Kery and Sanceo (United States)
  • Jessica von Bredow-Werndl and TSF Dalera (Germany)
  • Charlotte Fry and Everdale (Great Britain)
  • Nanna Skodborg Merrald and Zack (Denmark)
  • Therese Nilshagen and Dante Weltino OLD (Sweden)
  • Edward Gal and Total US (the Netherlands)
  • Cathrine Dufour and Bohemian (Denmark)
  • Carina Cassoe Kruth and Heiline’s Danciera (Denmark)
  • Juliette Ramel and Buriel K.H. (Sweden)
  • Hans Peter Minderhoud and Dream Boy (the Netherlands)
  • Carl Hester and En Vogue (Great Britain)
  • Rodrigo Torres and Fogoso (Portugal)
  • Beatriz Ferrer-Salat and Elegance (Spain)
  • Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu and All In (Canada)