Defending champions Great Britain won silver in the Olympic team dressage, as world champions Germany claimed gold. The British quartet - Spencer Wilton, Fiona Bigwood, Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin - were beaten into second by 3.334 points. Germany's Sonke Rothenberger, Dorothee Schneider, Kristina Broring-Sprehe and Isabell Werth scored 81.936 points, with Britain on 78.602. The United States won bronze

Rio Olympics 2016: Great Britain win team dressage silver, Germany take gold

Defending champions Great Britain won silver in the Olympic team dressage, as world champions Germany claimed gold. The British quartet - Spencer Wilton, Fiona Bigwood, Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin - were beaten into second by 3.334 points. Germany's Sonke Rothenberger, Dorothee Schneider, Kristina Broring-Sprehe and Isabell Werth scored 81.936 points, with Britain on 78.602. The United States won bronze

Fiona Bigwood, Charlotte Dujardin, Carl Hester, and Spencer Wilton: Silver in…

Fiona Bigwood, Charlotte Dujardin, Carl Hester, and Spencer Wilton: Silver in…

Carl Hester, Fiona Bigwood, Charlotte Dujardin and Spencer Wilton take the Dressage Team Grand Prix Special ‪#‎Silver‬ medal! After some wonderful rides, finishing with a team score of 78.595%. Congratulations!

Carl Hester, Fiona Bigwood, Charlotte Dujardin and Spencer Wilton take the Dressage Team Grand Prix Special ‪#‎Silver‬ medal! After some wonderful rides, finishing with a team score of 78.595%. Congratulations!

Unlike South Korea's kit for the games in Rio, Team GB's has not been treated with anti-mosquito stiff, but some do have long sleeves

Jessica Ennis-Hill and Tom Daley unveil Team GB kit for Rio Olympics

Unlike South Korea's kit for the games in Rio, Team GB's has not been treated with anti-mosquito stiff, but some do have long sleeves

Nile Wilson became the first Briton to win an Olympic medal in the horizontal bar by claiming bronze at Rio 2016.

Rio Olympics 2016: Nile Wilson wins Great Britain's first high bar medal

Nile Wilson became the first Briton to win an Olympic medal in the horizontal bar by claiming bronze at Rio 2016.

Peaty opens up about 'brutal' Team GB selection trials as he bids to claim Rio 2016 spot

Peaty opens up about 'brutal' Team GB selection trials as he bids to claim Rio 2016 spot

Day 15 - Britain's Tom Daley is thrown into the pool by the British diving team after he won the bronze medal in the men's 10m platform final at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre . MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Day 15 - Britain's Tom Daley is thrown into the pool by the British diving team after he won the bronze medal in the men's 10m platform final at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre . MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

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