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
John Charles was known as the "Gentle Giant" or "Il Gigante Buono" in Italy where he played for the great Juventus team of the 1950's. Some say he was Leeds United's greatest ever player - those old enough to have seen him - & others say he was the best Welsh player. Whatever is said he had an impressive athletic presence on a Football field but was a perfect gentleman playing hard but fair.