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Summary

  1. Relive Red Button coverage of the Cross Country event at the Burghley Horse Trials
  2. GB's Oliver Townend leads standings after Cross Country with 40.60 pens
  3. GB's Gemma Tattersall is second, Izzy Taylor third
  4. GB's Piggy French fifth, Tom McEwen seventh and Tina Cook tenth

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

Who's competing?

Oliver Townend, Nicola Wilson and Tina Cook, part of GB's European gold medal winning team, will all be at Burghley, as will fellow Britons Piggy French and Gemma Tattersall.

World champion Michael Jung of Germany will also be competing.

Tina Cook
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BBC coverage

We'll have live coverage of the Cross Country event on BBC Red Button and on the BBC Sport website from 11:15-16:00 BST today, Saturday 2 August.

If you can't stick with us for the whole day, they'll be a highlights programme on BBC Two tomorrow, Sunday 3 August, from 15:00 BST to 17:00 BST.

What is Burghley?

Burghley is a three event meeting that takes place in Peterborough.

Thursday and Friday sees competitors taking part in the Dressage, today we turn our focus to the Cross Country. Tomorrow they'll participate in the Show Jumping event.

The person with the lowest penalty score across the three events will be the winner.

Andrew Nicholson of New Zealand riding Nereo during the Cross Country
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