PICTURE OF THE DAY

Nicanor, with jockey Edgar Prado up, is led out to the eighth race at Gulfstream Park, in Hallandale Beach, Fla., on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009. Nicanor, the 3-year-old full brother of 2006 Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro, finished 10th of 12 horses in a one-mile maiden race.


“The back of his foot grabbed his quarter coming out of the gate,” said co-owner Roy Jackson. “It’ll be a bit painful. … But we got the first race in him, and we’ll go from here.”

(AP Photo/Gulfstream Park, Adam Coglianese)