An understaffed Filipino team stunned the field at the first FEI Asian Equestrian Championships after recently winning the silver medal at the Thai Polo and Equestrian Club in Pattaya, Thailand, and on the world stage, ”said seasoned driver Toni Leviste, who flawlessly crossed the finish line as an anchor for the three-man Filipino team. The Philippines collected 45.15 points to jump past Kuwaits 45.36.
Leviste's Filipino team, seasoned team member Joker Arroyo, and US driver Colin Syquia suffered a huge deficit after starting fourth, behind Uzbekistan, Kuwait and the later gold medalists in Hong Kong.
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