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The Australian Eventing Team have finished in 6th position at the FEI World Equestrian Games in Tyron and qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Bill Levett has finished sixth at Luhmuhlen CCI4* and was the best positioned Ausstralian at what was the final event before selectors meet to decide the four member eventing team for Rio 2016
The CCI4* event in Germany is the last chance for UK based riders Andrew Hoy, Bill Levett and Emma Dougall to impress selectors ahead of Rio Olympic selections.
A host of Australians are among the 74 horse and rider combinations from ten nations lining up for a shot at the 2015 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials title.
Australia’s Andrew Hoy and Cheeky Calimbo are sitting in third place at the Nations Cup in Aachen after the dressage and jumping phases on day one of competition.
Equestrian: It was not the Games the equestrian team were hoping for, but the riders have all vowed the depth of horses coming through ranks will see the Aussies go bigger and better come Rio.
EQUESTRIAN: It was not the result the Aussie eventers were looking for after the loss of two horses on the cross country course yesterday saw the team finish today’s showjumping round in sixth.