The firm credited as the most reliable forecaster of Olympic medal success was last night tipping Great Britain to bring home a record 56 from the Rio Games and finish third again in the overall table.
Nick Skelton of Great Britain rides Big Star during the Individual Jumping 3rd Qualifier during Day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Equestrian Centre on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Hello!-Zara Phillips has secured a place on the British Equestrian Team for the Rio Olympics in 2016 by her high score over the weekend at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy. Shown here on High Kingdom, the horse she rode during the 2012 Olympics, Zara completed a perfect round on August 31, 2014, helping her team to second place and ending up ranked 11th overall in the standings.
Yesterday, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with other members of the royal family at a reception at Buckingham Palace for Team GB and Paralympics GB medallists from the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games. The Duchess of Cambridge revealed that Princess Charlotte loves riding and horses and Prince George is fascinated by fencing. Equestrian triple-gold medalist Natasha Baker had a good chat with Kate. The Duchess told her: "George is fascinated by fencing but I think that's because of…