RTÉ Sport understands that Denis Lynch’s appeal case to the Court of Arbitration for Sport will not be heard until 10am Saturday.

Individual show jumping does not start at London 2012 until 4 August, buying both the CAS some time to reach a final decision on the case.

Lynch was dropped from Team Ireland and replaced by Cian O'Connor after Lynch's horse Lantinus tested positive for hypersensitivity at the Nations Cup event in Aachen three weeks ago.